General Family

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Decoding ADHD: What it is, how to find it and how to treat it

ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) is a disorder that is still not completely understood. Part of the reason why this disorder is so complex...
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Will you ever see me-time again?

By life coach and mom, Janine Lloyd. The lack of time and the pressure to do more and more with less and less is exhausting. With hardly...
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14 small, easy ways I’m being more environmentally active

I am by no means a tree hugger, environmental activist or “all-green”. I still drive everywhere, take baths (I live in Joburg, but still),...
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Family holiday traditions

Festive holidays are often steeped in history and brim with tradition and ritual, but that’s not to say you can’t create a few of...
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Mediation is not for me, or is it?

By Adv. Veerash Srikison, family law and mediation expert. Contrary to the general belief, mediation does not take away access to justice, it is very...
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Burn facts and safety tips

By Arrive Alive. Since burns are recognised as one of the most painful and devastating injuries a person can sustain and survive, our second article...
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Our journey to become parents

Lianda Colquhoun and her husband Darran met eight years ago and were married in 2014. As all couples do, they discussed their possibilities of...
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Picking up where the sexual revolution left off: The orgasm gap

  Women’s sexual pleasure has not been stressed as much as men’s. Lucky Business/Shutterstock.com Laurie Mintz, University of Florida At the core of the 1960s sexual revolution was...
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When your family pet becomes a threat

Like with children, if you are a dog owner, you probably believe your doggie to be the best, sweetest, friendliest doggie in the world....
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The silent killer: Are you at risk?

Worldwide, raised blood pressure is estimated to cause 7.5 million deaths, which is about 12.8% of the total of all annual deaths. The number...