Home > Parenting > Child > News News All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy » Fertility » Baby » Child Nutrition » Body » Home » First Year » Multimedia » Birth » Pregnancy nutrition » Pregnancy week-by-week » Kindergesondheid Stuttering linked to reduced blood flow in brain Researchers found evidence among people who stutter of reduced blood flow to the Broca's area of the brain, which is situated in the frontal lobe. 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' Eastern Cape kids to benefit from play-based learning A new initiative by an educational organisation, in partnership with the LEGO Foundation, will encourage 'learning-through-play' in the Eastern Cape. Mother takes steps after 5-year-old son hits 45kg A Free State mother sought professional help after being told that her son’s weight was a serious health issue. The impact of child abuse can last a lifetime A study found that physical, social or emotional abuse in childhood was linked at midlife to a greater risk of time off from work due to long-term sickness, Annual dangerous toys list released According to watchdog group World Against Toys Causing Harm (WATCH), every three minutes a child is treated in a US emergency room for a toy-related injury. Anaesthesia unlikely to impair kids' development The results of a large study indicate it is unlikely that early childhood anaesthesia poses a long-term risk, which is reassuring for children, parents and caregivers. Phones and tablets at bedtime disturb kids' sleep patterns Children's use of smartphones, tablets and other portable media devices at bedtime has been linked to insufficient sleep, poor sleep quality and excessive daytime sleepiness. Consider eye safety when choosing kids' toys US emergency rooms routinely treat a large number of toy-related injuries, and close to half of those injuries are to the head and face area. C-section could raise a child's risk of obesity Researchers found that vaginal delivery among overweight or obese mothers may help to mitigate the transmission of obesity among generations. 7 medications that could kill your child Research found that just one dose of one of these medications can be fatal. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Cipla today announced the launch of its innovative inhaler called Synchrobreathe. Live healthier How loud is too loud? » Heal your hearing Pain relievers linked to hearing loss in women FDA approves balloon device to clear Eustachian tube SEE: Interesting facts about hearing loss Our ears perform quite a complex job – not only are they responsible for helping us hear, they also assist with balance. Get back into your healthy habits » 7 beach sports to keep you active 7 reasons to start running Here's how to get yourself back into exercise after a break 5 ways to kickstart your fitness routine in 2017 With the festive season at an end, getting back into your fitness routine should be a breeze with these five steps.