Sidebar with Sindi

KAYA FM  |  Podcast , ±49 min episodes every 2 days  | 
Sidebar with Sindi is an extension of the vibrant personality that is Dr Sindi Van Zyl. While Dr. Sindi is known for her work as a medical doctor, this show will explore multiple facets of life with the overarching theme of family.
Sidebar with Sindi is about having and facilitating empowering, insightful and inclusive conversations between listeners and subject experts for lasting and holistic impact on those who participate in the conversations without fear of judgement.

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Sex Education with Children

What’s your experience when talking to your children about sex?

Social media and the ease of access to explicit material on the web means the tricky topic of sex is even more of a minefield for parents. Many of us find it hard talking with our kids about sex, even though it is one of the most important and wide-ranging parts of life.

Dr Sindi in conversation with Educational Psychologist, Claudia Abelheim from The Family Life Centre

Health and Wellness

When last did you excise? And what were you doing?

Dr Sindi Van Zyl is in conversation with Fitness Fanatic, Fulufhelo Siphuma and a Podiatrist at Ubuntu Family Health Centre in Sandton, Thamsanqa Kubeka

Emotional & psychological aspects of breastfeeding

For thousands of years women gave birth and nursed their babies, supported by a close-knit group of family and friends. If difficulties arose, they were surrounded by others who would help. What happened to change the fact of breastfeeding as a natural part of motherhood to something which often causes pressure, guilt and negativity?

Dr Sindi Van Zyl will be joined by Lynn Bluff, Registered nurse, midwife and a childbirth educator.

Rape Crisis

Rape crisis: what do you do if you are a victim?

Dr Sindi Van Zyl is in conversation with Afropolitans.

How do you cope living with schizophrenia?

How do you cope living with schizophrenia?

Approximately 1.5 million people are diagnosed with schizophrenia every year. Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that usually appears in late adolescence or early adulthood. Characterized by delusions, hallucinations, and other cognitive difficulties. A sizable proportion of people with schizophrenia have to rely on others because they are unable to hold a job or care for themselves.

Join Dr Sindi Van Zyl is in conversation with Psychiatrist, Dr Gwen Tonyane and Afropolitans

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