Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Dangerous Games Children Play Lead to Death.

Ratanang, The Parenting Club Episode 2 - 27 May 2011 -

Dangerous Games Children Play Lead to Death.

Children who play dangerous games are like a secret society, they always cover for each other. Recently two teenagers were in the news because they died from ‘huffing’, this is when kids inhale aerosol for a quick high. Huffing can cause heart failure. Another dangerous game is the ‘choking’ game where young people strangle or choke each other to see how long they pass out.

On Friday 27th May on SABC2 at 10h50 Ratanang, The Parenting Club shares a father’s story about losing his child to the choking game. A 16 year old that participates in these games and an expert analyse and give tools to parents on how to handle this serious situation.

Watch Ratanang, The Parenting Club where we make young people aware of the consequences and dangers of certain games that they play are. This episode makes parents aware of these games and provides the know-how to detect whether children are involved in these games. If parents know when and how these games are played they can protect their children.

Ratanang, The Parenting Club, produced by Whatwewant for SABC Education offers solutions and gives parents the means to cope with raising children and the challenges in today's society.

Photos and further information:
Lesley Fahey
SABC Education Marketing
faheylk@sabc.co.za Tel: +27 (0) 11 714 6085

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