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Caning A Child Can Have Lasting Psychological Effects, Say Experts

Caning A Child Can Have Lasting Psychological Effects, Say Experts

Is it wise to cane a child in the name of discipline?  Recently, a video of a couple hitting their daughter publicly in Jurong West with a cane and a tree branch went viral, prompting the mother to write to the media to apologise for her action. She said ...
Don’t Ignore Early Puberty in Children – It Could Be An Underlying Health Problem

Don’t Ignore Early Puberty in Children – It Could Be An Underlying Health Problem

Early puberty is getting more common but may have physical and emotional repercussions.  When Sarah (not her real name) was six years old, she was taller than her peers and had larger than normal breasts. Her mother simply pinned this down to genetics ...