Midwife Pippa Hime looks at some common toddler complaints and discusses over-the-counter treatments that can be used to bring relief.
Whether it’s colic, reflux or a bout of the flu, tissue salt remedies offer a safe, natural solution for helping
Have you ever been told that it’s not wise to let your kids play outdoors in winter because cold air
We investigate. By registered dietician Ashleigh Caradas
PLUS, nine great tips on how to make it fun and interesting for them.
Just when you think you’ve settled into a night-time routine with your child, sleep problems arise once again. We look
There has been a dramatic rise in allergic diseases both in South Africa and globally in recent years; so much
Approximately 1 in 2 000 white babies, 1 in 12 000 babies of mixed ancestry and 1 in 32 000
When is a cold just a sniffle, or when should you seek medical attention? Lynn Gidish shares a mom’s easy
The changing seasons bring unwelcome bouts of colds and flu, which are often connected to skin ailments. Follow these winter
Registered midwife Pippa Hime gives us the lowdown on worms and how to treat and prevent an infestation.
There’s not too much you can do to avoid your little one catching a dose of the sniffles, but tooth
Here’s some expert immune-boosting advice on how to help lower your little one’s infection risk. By Lynne Gidish
If you’re not sure whether or not to vaccinate your child, we strongly suggest you read this so you can
Early warning signs of autism, PLUS advice to help you cope with a diagnosis. By Licia Selepe
In South Africa, over 60% of primary school children suffer from dental decay and more than 80% of these children
We asked an ER doctor to bust some common myths surrounding head injuries in children that could be harmful to
If you’re looking for ways to boost your child’s immune system and overall wellbeing, it’s essential to focus on good
Follow these steps to help your child if he is choking.
There is a well-known saying in autism circles, "If you've met one person with autism, you've met one person with
Many childhood cancers are treatable with high treatment success rates if they are detected early enough. Look out for these
Has your child been diagnosed with epilepsy? Here’s everything you need to know. By Ruth Rehbock and Xanet Scheepers
Although unpleasant, the stomach flu usually isn't serious and passes on its own within 10 days. By Xanet Scheepers
We asked, and you told us some ingenious ways to administer children’s medicine with no mess or fuss. By Tammy