Home > Parenting > Child > News News All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy » Baby » Nutrition » Body » Home » First Year Exclusive: corporal punishment is rife in Mpumalanga schools School children are given corporal punishment in Mpumalanga schools, suffering physical and verbal abuse, according to the SA Human Rights Commission. ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Subscribe Parenting newsletter » How to massage a new baby How to stimulate your baby Infographic: our baby's instinctive reflexes These are the 5 most recognisable reflexes your baby should show to stimuli. Infographic: Playing with your baby Playing with your baby provides great opportunities for your little one's muscle strength and communication ability. Infographic: How to bath a new baby This infographic has all the tips you need on bathing your new born. A guide to safe oral sex Is oral sex safe? Sexologist Dr Elna McIntosh answers a few crucial questions. Computers in the classroom don't make pupils smarter School pupils who use computers regularly don't show better results than those who don't make frequent use of computers. Longer maternity leave in India to encourage breastfeeding Longer maternity leave would encourage Indian mothers to breastfeed their babies, thereby reducing malnutrition. Parents still concerned about safety of childhood vaccines While the link between vaccines and autism has long been discredited, a more recent parental concern is whether children might be receiving too many vaccines too soon. Breast-feeding may affect autism symptoms New findings suggest that breast-feeding might enhance social development in certain at-risk infants. Ohio hospital separates Ugandan conjoined twins A pair of twins from Uganda, who had been joined at the pelvic and hip region, were successfully separated in a US hospital. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Dehydration at a glance What could happen in the next 37 seconds? Fifty and fabulous! There’s something newly cool about turning 50 World Thrombosis Day 2015 Live healthier Make a change and get moving! » The dangers of blood clots Fit people live longer Exercise is key to health in old age How you can get moving Fee like a useless lump of laziness just laying on the couch? Fear not, there's hope for you! Here's how you can get active. Up for grabs! » To vape or not to vape? Twisp's new range of e-cigs Discover your Twisp Win one of the 3 new devices from Twisp! Now you can stand a chance of winning one of the 3 new devices, as well as flavours and accessories worth R2000 each!