Home > Parenting > Child > Mind Mind All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy » Fertility » Baby » Child Nutrition » Body » Home » First Year » Multimedia » Birth » Pregnancy nutrition » Pregnancy week-by-week » Kindergesondheid Rise in teen suicide attempts in Canada not copycat behaviour Before her suicide, a Canadian teen made a YouTube video describing her years as a victim of cyberbullying. Authorities fear that this might have sparked a spate of suicides among her peers. ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Subscribe Parenting newsletter » 10 interesting Down syndrome facts Autistic savant 'reads minds' Are your kids stressed or depressed? Being a kid is great fun – for the most part. But kids can also experience stress and depression. Here’s what to look out for. Bedfordview shootings: How to help with trauma Violent events like the bloody scene at the Bedford Centre in Bedfordview can leave children traumatised. This is how you can help. Bullying may have cumulative effect on kids Children and teens who are being bullied tend to score lower on measures of physical and mental health. But few studies have examined whether the possible effects of bullying accumulate over the years. Stigma stops parents from seeking help The incidence of mental illness amongst children and adolescents is on the increase. Yet, the majority of children don’t receive treatment. Your kid, porn and the law Three learners charged with statutory rape relating to a sex video featuring a 15-yr-old girl, has highlighted the cellphone pornography question yet again, and it's serious. Your child could have SPD Children who avoid hugs, and seem extraordinarily naughty or fussy about food, could in fact have problems with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD). Bipolar disorder in children Night terrors, hearing voices, terrifying nightmares and violent tantrums. These are some of the things which children with early onset childhood bipolar disorder go through. Stutterers: shamed and misunderstood Speech problems are common and they can be a source of misery. But help is at hand. My child can't read How do you know if your child has a reading disability, or a focus problem such as ADD? load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Fill in our quick and easy survey and stand a chance of winning a R2000 voucher! R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher up for grabs! Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know 8 strategies for treating both your bladder problems and your depression Live healthier Watch out! » Gross fungal infections you can pick up at the gym You go to gym to exercise. But make sure the only thing you pick up is a dumbbell and not one of these gross fungal infections. Would you? » SEE: Smoking triples your risk of developing this disease Vaping leads to 'real' smoking by teens Would you quit smoking for money? Smokers who are offered cash incentives are far more likely to give up cigarettes than those who are simply offered tips on how to quit, a study found.