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Is immunisations without written consent legal?

A dad wonders if the Department of Health is allowed to vaccinate his child without his consent. See what they have to say.

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5 ways to prevent your child from becoming lazy

Here's how to help your kids not to develop this nasty habit.

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Bullying: "It's the teachers' responsibility"

Our readers respond to the bullying incident at a Western Cape school.

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Bullying: What more can we do to stop violence in our schools?

Do we only realise just how severe bullying is once a child has to undergo reconstructive surgery after being assaulted? When will we put a stop to this?

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We have a vaccine for six cancers; why are less than half of kids getting it?

There is a vaccine that keeps the risk of developing six Human Papillomavirus (HPV)-related cancers at bay, but adoption of it has been slow and surprising low.

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Raise a money smart child

You don’t have to be Warren Buffet to raise a money savvy child, but it does help to start laying the foundations now.

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6 Dangerous myths about bullying

Don't be the parent or teacher who believes these clichés about school bullying.

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You respond: Does your child get pocket money?

We recently asked our Facebook community if their kids get pocket money. See some of the responses below.

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Teach your kids how to help save water

How you and your kids can help conserve our water supply throughout this drought-stricken period.

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Coping without your domestic during the holidays

It is that time of year were we need to start preparing ourselves to cope without our faithful and helpful domestic workers.

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Beating the summer holiday brain drain

How parents can keep kids’ minds active over the holidays.

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Bullying videos: what the SA law says

Can you be sued for sharing a bully video online? Can a cyber bully be prosecuted? Two SA lawyers unpack the recent phenomenon of bullying videos and the law.

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Bullying and viral videos: a match made in hell

2016 has seen a number of bullying videos go viral. A psychologist explains why this trend is worrying.

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Fun ways to make your kids smarter during the holidays

Edublox reading, maths and learning clinic shares a few tips on how to find a middle ground this year so that the whole family can start 2017 sharp and refreshed.

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Early Childhood Development: How important is it?

There are many important foundations we need lay for our little ones and we should explore every possible resource available to us.

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Do as I say... not as the President does

Manners maketh the man... or so we teach our kids.

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"Mom, Donald Trump is a bully!"

It's US Election week! Kids tell us what they think is 'presidential' about Donald Trump.

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Are today's kids ruder than we were?

Liberal parenting and where to draw the line.

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This is how parents take the fun out of sports for kids

Are you one of those parents that yell from the sidelines and spoils everything for everyone? Not sure? Read here.

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How to praise your child: why simply saying ‘well done’ is not helpful

How we praise children is important in shaping the ways in which children see themselves.
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