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Birth

TENS: Alternative pain relief during labour

Most expectant mothers want to keep the use of drugs to a minimum during their birthing. Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) is one safe, effective, non-invasive way to do this.

Sleeping

5 sleep secrets for new moms

It's quite normal to feel a bit like a walking zombie with a new baby, but there are a few tricks to help you catch up on lost sleep.

Travel

50 camping spots your kids will love in SA

From 4-star family resorts to rustic sites with outdoor showers, here are 50 popular camping and caravan spots the whole family kids will enjoy.

Development

Should school uniforms have reflective strips?

Many of us have had near misses, braking suddenly when a school child runs in front of our car. Kim Norton is thinking of solutions to help protect our small children.

Development & Behaviour

The 4 things your baby loves

Captivate your baby for her development.

Health

Mom takes back her own body after birth, inspires hundreds others

Fed-up with feeling heavy and overweight after childbirth, this SA mom set about changing her habits. She started a revolution – read her inspirational story.

Travel

How to form a school lift club

We wake up at ridiculous hours of the morning so we can rush our children to school. Car-pooling is a solution that could bring about an easier, efficient and less stressful way of dealing with all this morning madness.

Learning

SA schools: we want your news!

Whether you're a top private school or a small rural farm school: if you have an inspirational story to share, send it our way!

Health

How to spot conjunctivitis

Those itchy, red eyes may be a common childhood ailment.
Weekly Poll

Do you know of schools still using corporal punishment?

0 % - Yes, my child gets caned or punished cruelly at school
 
18 % - I’ve heard rumours about my child’s school
 
82 % - No, luckily our school doesn’t use cruel discipline methods
 

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