Development & Behaviour

Understanding childhood memory

Ever wondered if your child will remember the amazing second birthday party you painstakingly put together? Science says, probably not. Here's why.

Development

Provocative store ads: should retailers practise more caution?

Are certain shopfront ads a little too audacious for a place like shopping malls? Shouldn't mall storefronts be more family orientated than X-rated?

Birth

The Caesarian section rates in African countries

While women in certain first-world countries are able to select C-sections for any reason, those in many African countries are unable to access what could be a life-saving service.

Development & Behaviour

Picture books with no words help parents and children read

A local study shows that wordless picture books can improve the reading relationship between parents and children.

Getting Ready

Beautiful Zulu baby names for boys and girls

Here's a selection of South Africa's beautiful Zulu baby names.
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