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Get your boys to check their balls – it could save their lives

Moms and dads have an important role to play when it comes to keeping their boys safe from testicular cancer.

Adoption

How one remarkable elderly man cares for Dropbox babies

Lee Jong-rak, an elderly man with a big heart, realised there is an issue society ignores and took it upon himself to help the helpless - dropbox babies. Watch his amazing story!

Partner Content

5 things to do to keep your child germ-free

Whether you are parenting a toddler or teenager, a few useful lifestyle tips can do a lot in keeping your child happy and healthy.

Health

A coach responds to school rugby concussions

An ex-coach gives his view on rugby injuries at school level.

Travel

What documents you need when travelling to or from SA with a child

Travelling with kids across SA's borders? Here's everything you need to know about travel documents for minors.

Parenting

In favour of free-range parenting

Today's parents are often victim to the fear mongering on social media and tend to hover instead of letting their kids experience the world.

Finance & Legal

Budget 2017: how you can stretch your rands

We're all feeling the grip. Here are some key takeaways from the Budget Speech to help you save more, use less fuel, and cook more cost-effectively.

Top Stories

This lecturer with a heart of gold just won a new Mercedes-Benz

Christa van Zyl is a graphic design lecturer whose commitment to helping her community has defined her career. And she just won a new Mercedes-Benz.

Finance & Legal

6 ways your family can save money in SA

The cost of living is on the up and up. Here we share some great ways to cut back and save money so your family can breathe a bit more easy.

Finance & Legal

How much does it cost to raise a child in SA?

We look at the costs of raising a child in South Africa, and what you can do to help save up.

Babycare

How to ensure your baby's neck muscles are strong

Help your baby’s muscles get strong with these simple activities.

Trying to conceive

Ovulation calculator: when am I fertile?

Are you trying to get pregnant? Get out your calendar and try our ovulation calculator and tips.

Fun

Just a terrific boy, his single dad and 3 famous bulldogs

Former South African rugby referee Jonathan Kaplan made a rather bold decision for his life: he chose to become a single dad at 50 via surrogacy.

Primary school

Why children's books teaching diversity is crucial

We live in a global village, where we are all connected by technology, so why aren't we educating our kids about all the diversity out there?
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22 % - None
 
41 % - R1-25
 
21 % - R26-50
 
8 % - R51-100
 
5 % - R101-200
 
3 % - R200-500
 
1 % - R500+
 

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