Home > Parenting > Child > Parenting Parenting All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy All about autism Read more about the signs and symptoms of autism in both babies and older children. TALK Parenting forum » ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Allergy-free home Cancer in SA children How to get your kids to really talk to you Does it seem like an effort to get your children to say anything to you besides, “Fine"? Lack of communication can make parents feel closed off from their own kids. Boost your child's immunity Many parents worry their child may contract crèche syndrome - repeated episodes of infections as a direct result of their exposure to other kids at day-care. Beat a bad mood Being sensitive and empathetic to others can also leave you susceptible to negativity and the bad moods of those around you. Here is how to fend off a bad mood. Dyslexia: the broken link Dyslexia can make simple tasks like operating an ATM impossible. The exact cause of dyslexia is unkown, but we look at some of the treatments that exist to overcome the condition. Is your child gifted? Extraordinary children need extraordinary up-bringings. We take a look at what makes a gifted child tick and find out the best options available to nurture an exceptional child. The corporal punishment debate continues There have been reports that the Children's Institute, University of Cape Town, has called for a ban on corporal punishment in a submission to the Department of Social Development. “ Latest comment on Health24 'Mof TrànquílítÝ' Masande Tonjeni says... #grammer... Masturbation is good for you ” Moms: stop fears before they start It’s part of a mom’s job to watch over her children’s health and wellness. And when kids don’t feel well, we nurture them back to health as best we can. Black and blue is for boys Much has been said and written over the years about gender stereotyping children. 5 parenting tips Raising children can be quite a handful. Here you can find useful tips, which could help you keep your children in order, both physically and behaviourally. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors There are more than 200 different viruses which can cause a cold A clinically proven skin care range is now available Medihelp’s regional information sessions Superior comfort and support Live healthier Be vitamin-smart » A-Z of vitamins What is vitamin C? Ask the expert Why we need vitamin D Even in a country with an abundance of sunlight you might have a vitamin D deficiency. Here's why. Beat acne » Stars with scars Acne tips Skincare Myths about acne Through the ages, there have been many myths about acne. We list the myths and give you the facts.