October 22, 2018Most parents would have dealt with the horror of their child throwing tantrums, at home and in public. It is a common experience for parents and a typical behaviour in toddlers and pre-schoolers.
October 18, 2018New European research presented this week at the 57th Annual European Society for Paediatric Endocrinology Meeting suggests that vitamin D supplements may help overweight and obese children lose weight.
October 15, 2018Girls Not Brides is a global partnership of over 1,000 civil society organisations committed to ending child marriage. This year they hosted the largest meeting of advocates in Kuala Lumpur with 500 participants from 74 countries.
October 14, 2018Simply telling children to stay away from water is not a strategy – since when do children listen to adults? Drownings are not ‘just accidents’, and more needs to be done to prevent such deaths.
October 8, 2018Children's fascination with strong language isn’t new. By age five, kids get a big thrill out of profanities. Here's how to help them understand that hurtful words are no laughing matter.
September 23, 2018Test anxiety can affect anyone from primary and secondary school students to college students. While symptoms are varied, and can include trouble concentrating and sleeping the night before a test, some individuals struggle significantly.