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Counting your chickens before they hatch

The road to pregnancy has not been an easy one for Susan* and her husband. She shares the next part of her journey with...
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Here’s why South Africa’s online shoppers keep coming back for more

Online retailing is a relatively new phenomenon and a small element of retailing in Africa. Shutterstock Mercy Mpinganjira, University of Johannesburg Online shopping is becoming ubiquitous in...
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Oral health during pregnancy

Pregnancy brings about many changes in your body, not least of which can be problems with your teeth and gums. This Oral Health Month,...
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Green and red lights on the road of raising siblings

Few things in life are equally as delightful as they are demanding. Having – and raising – siblings is one such a hybrid happening....
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How to treat baby rash

We all the know the saying “as soft like a baby’s bottom” but we also know that these sensitive little bottoms can be irritated,...
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Establishing early gut integrity

Our modern society has led us down a path of distrusting the natural process of childbirth and towards an often clinical, scheduled event. I...
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Low libido in women

One of the top sexual complaints I hear from women is that of a low libido. Low libido, medically termed as hypoactive sexual desire...
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7 ways to help you get in shape this Spring

Spring is here! The smell of flowers, the warmth in the air. That picture of going to the beach in December becomes a real...
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How much sugar in formula is too much?

Unfortunately, many formulas on the market contain added sugars and because we want parents to make the best formula choice for their baby, BabyYumYum...
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And then there were three …

So, you want to have your babies in a hurry and get it over with. You heard from friends and distant relatives that it...