Parenthood

The greatest challenge of your life

What makes a good mum

Being a mum is one of the most rewarding life experiences. ‘We run around all day chasing our little devils, we spend sleepless nights...

Being rare: Aniridia

The last day of February is the official Rare Disease Day.  Rare Disease Day is an observance which aims to raise awareness for rare...

Know the enemy: Drugs (Part II)

In part I of this article we briefly explained narcotic type drugs as well as stimulants. Today we will describe which are the hallucinogens...

Children in bad marriages

The best way to get a real insight into the consequences of a damaging relationship or divorce is to talk to an adult whose...

Keeping your infant safe against SIDS

Despite the fact that the number of newborns dying from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) has significantly decreased in recent years, there are still...

Sleep with your children

We have all watched in ‘awe’ those amazing pictures of young parents cosying up to their children in bed, all peacefully sleeping, enjoying the...

Bad parenting: expecting too much

Even when we don’t admit it to everyone, deep down, we, parents, want to have the ‘perfect’ children. We want our children (who are...

Conception: get an early start

It takes two to make a baby. We are all aware of that, even though a group of  "crazy" scientists are trying to convince...

Don’t mess with tigers

We are constantly bombarded with perfect images of supermoms being successful career women and fully involved mums.Most adverts and magazines, literally,  depict the modern...

Bleach use may be making your kids sick

Bleach is a great way to kill germs while cleaning your house. A new study, however, suggests that passive exposure to bleach at home is...

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