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Readers respond: Whose life is more important - kid or gorilla

Readers give their opinion on the events surrounding the child in the gorilla's enclosure

Health

Don’t ignore these symptoms in your sick child

Here are the symptoms you shouldn't ignore when your child gets sick.

Newborn

Dear new mom

Some encouraging words for this new chapter in your life from a veteran mom.

Birth

Healing after birth

After birth, all of your attention is focused on caring for your new baby. But new mothers need to take special care of their bodies after giving birth and while breastfeeding. 

Health

Tobacco kills! Protect our youth

Say NO to tobacco for at least a day! We put together a quick guide, with the info provided by CANSA, to help you make the decision to quit smoking. 

Positive Parenting

How to put a baby to sleep

This dad gives us a few comical pointers on how to put a baby to sleep.

Parenting

Boy missing after being left in mountains as punishment

It is believed that a Japanese couple left their 7 year-old son on the side of the road as a way of punishing him.

Parenting

Weird (and gross) things parents save

Some call them memorabilia, but when does it become crazy?

Care

Whose life is more important – kid or gorilla?

Cincinnati Zoo kills gorilla to save child. But was it necessary?
Weekly Poll

Do you know of schools still using corporal punishment?

10 % - Yes, my child gets caned or punished cruelly at school
 
15 % - I’ve heard rumours about my child’s school
 
74 % - No, luckily our school doesn’t use cruel discipline methods
 

Tools & Calculators

week-by-week

Want to know what your baby looks like and what you can expect at this stage?

Common Ailments A-Z

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

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