Home > Parenting > Child > Parenting Parenting All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy » Baby » Nutrition » Body » Home » First Year Kids of stressed mothers may have more dental cavities Findings of a new study show that dental cavities are more common among kids whose mothers have two or more biological markers of chronic stress. 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 Dealing with your new baby We take a look at weight gain, neonatal jaundice, your baby's first stool, visitors and much more. How to ease your child's transition to first grade Parents who remain positive and get involved in their child's school life help their kid to a smooth transition into their first grade, an expert suggests. Winter holiday parent-savers The long winter holiday sees millions of South African children stuck indoors for winter, but don't panic - here are some practical ideas to help you survive. Should we tell our kids they're fat? Nowadays we don't like to talk about weight issues, especially not with our children, but by avoiding the topic are we actually encouraging our children to be unhealthy? Parents going viral with ugly hair cut videos shaming kids A new trend where parents punish (shaming) misbehaving tweens and teens with ugly hair cuts has been countered with parents who create videos with hug-it-out versions instead. Are you pushing your kids too hard? A Free State couple has been convicted of child abuse after forcing their daughter to swim in galas, and beating her if she didn't do it. When is a parent too pushy? High-achieving children have their parents to thank Parents play a key role in many aspects of their child's success, including creating the environment in which their child's talent can be identified. Don't let your child become a brat If you’re wondering how to make sure your toddler doesn’t become a bad-mannered brat, this article is for you. 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!