The Malta Independent 23 September 2017, Saturday

Growing Up

Bullying and suicide: What's the connection?

Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 10:45 Last update: about 23 days ago The Conversation

Bullying, as many people know, can be a tremendously painful experience for a young person. The point has been driven home over the last decade by stories about teens like Phoebe Prince or Amanda...

Multiple deliveries: Record 48 sets of twins born last year

Monday, 21 August 2017, 08:59 Last update: about 1 month ago Joanna Demarco

The year 2016 saw a record 96 twins being born - 48 pairs - as well as a record number of total births in the delivery wards, according to the Directorate for Health Information and Research. The...

A&H: Oral health... rotting teeth

Thursday, 6 July 2017, 10:00 Last update: about 4 months ago Marika Azzopardi

Tooth decay is more common than we might think. Often, children have as many as eight holes in their teeth or teeth that are worn down to stumps. The cause is a diet that is high on sugary and acidic...

FIRST: 10 of our favourite children’s books of all time...

Monday, 17 April 2017, 10:01 Last update: about 6 months ago First Magazine

Peepo! by Janet and Allan Ahlberg This is a glimpse into the world of a baby surrounded by love, the warmth of home and washing drying in front of the fire. The late Janet Ahlberg's...

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