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Suicide is not an option: Useful ways parents can help their teens this summer

"Suicide watch" is the terrible term given to the period just before exam results are released. Here's what parents need to know about supporting their teens through life's ups and downs.

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Surviving the holiday blues

The festive season can still be a joyous time if you find time to relax, unwind and spend the right amount of time with your loved ones.

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Single parents react to school fee exemption ruling

Readers share their thoughts on the new Supreme Court of Appeal ruling that single parents may have their application for exemption of school fees assessed on their own financial situation, and not on a combined income with their child's other parent.

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Thinking of getting your kids a puppy for Christmas?

Here are a few tips to keep in mind before bringing a new four-legged friend into the family. Remember: a dog is man's best friend, not just for Christmas.

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WATCH: 11-year-old cancer survivor dancing The Nutcracker with The Royal Ballet

Charlie Tait was only 3 when she was diagnosed with Wilms’ tumour, and used ballet as a way of staying strong. Now 11-years-old, Charlie is dancing with the stars of The Royal Ballet's, The Nutcracker.
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