Home > Parenting > 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 Is it okay to drink alcohol while breastfeeding? An expert weighs in You didn't touch a drop of alcohol throughout your pregnancy – but is it safe to have a glass of wine while you breastfeed? We take a look during World Breastfeeding Week. ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Subscribe Parenting newsletter » How to stimulate your baby How to massage a new baby Here's how doctors are helping babies who can't sweat Without the presence of a key developmental protein (EDA) in the womb, sweat glands can be irreversibly impaired from birth onward. Honey helps when kids swallow button batteries A new study found that honey works as a protective barrier between an ingested battery and human tissue. When is it OK for parents to let their kids watch violent movies? Violence in films has tripled since 1985. Find out why parents are justifying certain types of violence. Can you get pregnant from pre-ejaculate fluid? We find out whether it's possible to get pregnant from pre-ejaculate fluid. The breast express: Landmark service gets milk to preemies in need A unique transport service will help moms get their precious breast milk to their hospital-bound premature babies. Are you still competing with your siblings? Are you still convinced that your brother or sister got more attention, love and money than you did? We look at ways to put an end to sibling rivalry. How much alcohol during pregnancy is safe? Is it okay for a pregnant woman to have the occasion drink during pregnancy? On World Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Day we investigate. Is it ever safe to try to lose weight while you’re pregnant? Here’s what you need to know… This is why your kids are sleeping less these days Yes, your touchscreens are to blame. Different ways of keeping in touch with your kids at college You don't have to wait for a call from your grown offspring anymore. Nowadays you have a variety of ways to keep in touch. 'We could see her lungs through her skin' – the premature baby who defied all odds 17 November 2017 is World Prematurity Day. Read about one of the youngest premature babies in the world who survived against all doctors' expectations. Breastfeeding can reduce the risk of this serious condition A new study shows that even partial breastfeeding can reduce the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). Postpartum depression likely in subsequent pregnancies A new study found that postpartum depression is likely to occur again if you had it in a previous pregnancy. Do you still 'brown-bag' your child's lunch? Struggling to keep your children's school lunch boxes interesting? Here are some tips from a dietitian. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract ACC 200 works fast to break down mucus Live healthier Your hearing » Are you going deaf or do you just need to unblock your ears? 4 foods that can improve your hearing Healthy eating may protect your hearing Watching what you eat can improve the quality of your hearing and reduce your risk of hearing loss. Quit smoking » Tougher anti-tobacco laws in the pipeline Bad news, smokers: It's going to be more inconvenient to smoke This is why many SA smokers quit – Health24 survey After running our survey for several weeks, the results are in – and they reveal interesting information about smoking and tobacco use in South Africa.