The cordiality of the relationship parents have with children goes a long way to affect their development as adolescents.
Imagine earning only GHS 250 a month but having to cater for eight dependants and yourself.
A young woman has shared heartbreaking images of her premature babies on social media, taken not long after they had passed away just hours after they born.
Hundreds of Ghanaian women who cannot conceive are known to attend prayer camps with the promise of getting pregnant, but some of them are left to die.
All kids have the ability to develop mental muscle. We just have to teach them how to exercise their minds.
Most parents will acknowledge that children are hard work, but are likely to say the rewards outweigh the challenges. To feel differently is almost unspeakable, but there are women who regret having children.
Parents have been urged to place more value on girl child education to help the country achieve gender equality.
After using her parents’ credit card to rent a house in which to throw a wild party, a Canadian 14-year-old is in major trouble.
How easy is it to get pregnant? Judging by the scaremongering sex education I received, you’d think all it took was the touch of the tip, the slip of a condom or the missing of a pill and – bam! – you’re a pregnant teenager and your life as you know it is over.
"My daughter was born by emergency C-section after her heart rate dropped dramatically during contractions. The surgery went smoothly. But what followed just 24 hours after giving birth were six days of uncertainty."
Tune in into Ghana's award-winning family programme, Home Affair, this weekend and begin the talk to empower children and young girls to stop the abuse, rape and defilement.
Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Catherine Ablema Afeku foresees the creative arts sector outperforming the manufacturing sector if the potential is fully harnessed.
More than 600 people answered a call for local men to attend a “Breakfast with Dads,” an event to bring middle schoolers and “father figures” together for a meal.
Mark Zuckerberg is taking parental leave for the month of December, the Facebook CEO announced Saturday.
GHS indicates that a total of 8,400 children die prematurely out of the 140,000 childbirths every year, while 2,822 women died during childbirth between 2014 and 2016.
The failure to adapt to boarding house environment at the senior high schools could lead to student depression, a clinical psychologist has cautioned.
Could your low expectations of men or your quick ability to praise them have more to do with your father than you thought?
There is a new technology that brings the otherwise prohibitive procedure of In vitro fertilization (IVF) closer to a man's pocket and a woman's womb.
Men’s sperm counts have fallen by almost 60 per cent since the 1970s, according to major research which warns that modern life may be fuelling a male fertility crisis.
Remind yourself that conflict among siblings is normal, and even healthy. It’s how they learn to set boundaries, express desires and share not only property, but also experiences.
I was orphaned at three months old and raised by my grandfather in Tabora village in central-western region of the country.
Babies may not be able to tell us how they are feeling, but that doesn’t mean the range of emotions they feel is any less varied than adults.
Sports anchor Sara Walsh got personal about parenthood and loss in a touching Mother’s Day Instagram post that has struck a chord with many.
As part of measures to protect children and strengthen families, the Gender Ministry has introduced two major policies in the Child and Family Welfare Policy and Justice for Children Policy.
ABC News' Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses the dangers of using Benadryl or other antihistamines to keep children quiet or to go to sleep.
As Mother’s Day got closer and closer, I was depressed and unsure about how I was going to recognize this day.
A British woman's revealed she fell pregnant with twins, then conceived while carrying them and gave birth to triplets.
Being a girl or woman with autism is hard: it’s only in the past two to three years that many professionals have begun to recognise that the condition is not limited to boys and men.
What’s the best age to become a mum? Between 20 and 35, according to the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
As any parent knows, at some point (and sometimes several times a day), your child's behaviour is likely to be somewhat challenging.
Can joy be cultivated? And, if so, can we teach our kids how to be more joyful in their lives?
Rule breaking and defiance of parental authority turned out to be the best non-cognitive predictor of high income as an adult.
Some news is hard to take
Due to my experiences, I’ve come to an interesting realization in regard to how we as a society perceive the step-parent role in a child’s life.
We are parents until the day we die. It’s our job to take the high road—even if we’re frustrated by a hypersensitive child or a drama queen
This proud mother’s viral maternity photo shoot is giving women across the world a colorful glimmer of hope.
It has taken me a long time to even attempt to write this down and it’s an effort to condense my thoughts and feelings into something coherent. I’m hoping that putting pen to paper may alleviate some of my anxieties.
For a lot of parents, nudity can be a bit of a taboo topic.
Imagine finding out the people you thought were your parents are in fact your aunt and uncle - and that the people you thought were your aunt and uncle, were in fact your parents.
It was just another day at Target for the Solito family. But an impromptu photo has since made that trip anything but ordinary.
Your behaviour has left deep wounds that will never heal.
The eldest child generally has the highest IQ, according to a study from the University of Leipzig - and every successive child in the family has a lower IQ than the last.
“I don’t like calling bodies wrong.” That’s what Schuyler Bailar, a transgender swimmer for Harvard, tells 60 Minutes in the Overtime.
Farhiya was separated from her father when she was a baby. She didn't see him for nearly 40 years. They were reunited thanks to a stranger on social media.
Sorry somethings are for the 80's and 90's only.
Taking care of your toddler is never easy. With the advent of monsoon, it gets trickier with the barrage of illnesses that come along with the rains.
I remember so clearly how wonderful things were with my wife and I for the first three years of our marriage.
If you thought you had too many grandkids’ birthdays to remember, just imagine how Marie Frey feels.
Competition among siblings is inevitable...
The program started in the late 1930s, when nearly one of out 10 infants in Finland died in their first year.