Monthly Archives: August 2016

There are an estimated 1.4 million children around the world who are blind – and one in five of them live in sub-Saharan Africa. Many of these children would be able to see, only if they had received the right care at the right time. It is the fact that in so many cases blindness […]

Leapfrog Enterprises remains the leader in innovative learning solutions for children.  The LeapStart Interactive Learning System recommended for ages 2 – 4 year olds, was sent to Parenting Hub so that we could experience this brilliant interactive system first-hand. The LeapStart activity books are specially designed to assist children to build key skills as well […]

According to the study Growing Up Online – Connected Kids, conducted by Kaspersky Lab and iconKids & Youth, cyberbullying is a far more dangerous threat to children than many parents think. The consequences for the majority of young victims of online harassment include serious problems with health and socialisation.   Cyberbullying is intentional intimidation, persecution or […]

Early childhood education is probably the most important investment in a child’s life. Exposure to classical music and music education has been proven to be greatly beneficial to the development of the young brain and to promote neuroplasticity in the same way that multilingualism does. Aside from the neurological benefits, musical activity is also a […]

With the cold kicking in, the power is once again going out. These power outages can really get one down. I know. I’ve done my fair share of complaining. And we may feel justified in our complaints: we can’t warm our babies’ bottles, we can’t pop onto the Internet to help a kid with a […]

Enter the home of anyone who has any number of children, and you’ll be surprised to see just how much medication has been accumulated over the years of their being parents.  Most of us try to put together a medical kit, but never quite succeed and generally some medication can be found in our bathroom […]

There is an old saying that “one father is worth more than a hundred school masters” which in a few words encapsulates the value of a male figure in the upbringing of children. Loving fathers who are fully involved in their children’s upbringing and show affection and support from day one, are intrinsically valuable to […]

Prima Toys are number one when it comes to fun educational toys and the new Yuck Truck designed to catch and destroy Fungus Amungus collectables is an exciting way to introduce your little one to the ‘germ side of life.” Whilst the Yuck Truck is particularly appealing for little boys and recommended from age 3, […]

A specialist prosthodontist is trained to treat adults who present with severe dental problems. Restoring a broken down mouth back to good health is a major challenge and oftentimes very costly in terms of time and effort and expense. Patients want to regain their lost dental health. They are looking for the ability to eat […]