Home > Parenting > News News All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy Mother Kelly Smith-Miller posts about her son Brayden's overdose on Facebook Kelly Smith-Miller of St Louis in Missouri is the mother of a teenage boy who overdosed on heroin and Xanax on 12 March. She wrote an emotional Facebook post to warn other parents and teenagers about the dangers of drug addiction in our teens and the post has gone viral. TALK Parenting forum » ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Tasting a lemon for the first time Watch the first ever MRI video of a child being born Cape Town baby has huge tumour removed sucessfully It is a miracle that this baby has been discharged from hospital after having "one of the largest tumours of it's kind" removed, say experts. Australian study calls homeopathy 'useless' After an extensive review of available research, the The National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia concluded that homeopathy was ineffective. Hospital sends miscarried babies to laundry by mistake Hospital officials are trying to determine how two miscarried babies wrapped in linen were inadvertently sent to a medical laundry company. Fear of 'designer babies' as UK allows creation of 'three-parent' babies The UK is the first country to allow the creation of human embryos from three people to avoid passing on diseases to children, but there are fears of "designer babies". Thailand passes law to end 'rent-a-womb' tourism Thailand has given preliminary approval for a draft law to make commercial surrogacy a crime. Keep an eye on your kids by smartphone Keeping an eye on your kids is easy with smartphone-controlled baby cameras and wristwatch tracking devices that let you spy on them via your handset. Why oral suction circumcision of Jewish newborns is under scrutiny Orthodox Jews follows a tradition known as oral suction circumcision, but there is growing concern that the method could be spreading infant herpes. “ Latest comment on Health24 KMAC says... What about I wish i hadn't committed that sin big or small? The top 5 regrets of dying people ” This 'pregnant' dad has a message for South African men Three men who wanted to know what it feels like to be pregnant speak to Health24 about their experience walking around with a 9-month belly. Campaigners urge UK to allow 'three-parent' babies Britain may become the first in the world to allow three-way fertility treatments to avoid passing on incurable diseases. Crazy parentswant changes in kids' shots schedule - Many parents ask doctors to spread out toddlers' vaccines instead of following the recommended immunization schedule, according to a new study. Don't panic when your baby spits up Don't worry too much if your baby spits-up a lot, as it may not be the sign of a problem, experts say. Fit kids are smart kids Exercise makes us feel good. But did you know it has an impact on your children’s cognitive performance, especially if they keep exercising throughout their lives? load more articles advertisement Live healthier Hypertension » Salt may be bad for more than blood pressure Regularly salting foods heightens death risk How potassium fights high blood pressure Are you eating too much salt? Did you know that high blood pressure affects as many as 25% of adult South Africans? Do you have a sweet tooth? » What’s SA’s most sugary drink? Craving sugar? Blame your brain WHO says we're eating too much sugar 10 foods with hidden sugar Even if you don't have a sweet tooth, you might still be eating far more sugar than you think.