Your toddler's tonsils could be making her sick. Look out for these signs. By Mandy Collins
An experienced homeopath, pharmacist and father of three weighs in on the safety and effectiveness of home remedies versus traditional
According to a South African Demographic Health Survey released by Statistics SA in 2016, only about 53% of South African
When should your child be taking antibiotics – if ever? Libby Peacock consulted the experts.
We look at how vaccines work and why they are important, plus an updated vaccination schedule.
Test your first-aid knowledge with our quiz. By Lynne Gidish
As 24 April is World Meningitis Day, we give you the lowdown on this serious infection of the brain and
Is your child complaining of a sore throat? Here’s how you can help.
ADHD, if not treated, can cause significant personal, interpersonal and social burdens, negatively affecting overall quality of life.
The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) have warned schools to be on the lookout for symptoms of measles after
New research shows children can grind their teeth during a nightmare, or if they snore, and this can lead to
The holidays can be a challenging time for parents who have kids with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Here’s how
Here’s what you need to know about the symptoms and triggers of asthma.
Does your little one have tummy troubles? These three remedies will help cure and soothe your toddler.
We look at what causes ADHD and what can be done to treat it effectively.
Is your child in a sugar trap? We asked a top dietician to weigh in on the risks of high-sugar
Your toddler’s first visit to the dentist is an important foundation step for their dental future. How’s how to ensure
Nosebleeds are one of the most common reasons parents rush to the ER in the middle of the day or
These days, kids around the world are increasingly overweight. Prevent your child from becoming obese by knowing the truth about
Sister Lilian identifies the different types of coughs and how best to treat them.
Vaccine fears are nothing new, but health bodies say non-immunisation puts babies and tots at risk. So, should you vaccinate
A study for the attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) drug, Ritalin, has found that taking the medication could increase
Find out how much iron your child needs in his diet to stay strong and healthy. By Tammy Jacks
A visit to the clinic can be stressful for you and your baby. Registered midwife, Philippa Hime, offers this advice