Study pokes holes in the theory that young smokers will switch from conventional cigarettes to electronic ones
Early exposure to cigarettes could affect how one responds to and craves nicotine
A new study shows that an ‘invisible risk’ group of adolescents—who use tons of media and don’t get enough sleep or exercise—are in danger of serious mental health issues
The source is age-old problems like what they should do after high school
The agency’s ads will feature rotting teeth and premature wrinkles
The vaccine, which protects against cervical cancer and sexually transmitted infections, does not do much to change pre-teens’ views or behaviors surrounding sex
Younger students are no different than their older peers when it comes to sexting, a new study reports.
Social ties may be the true culprit behind adolescents’ disrupted sleep habits.
Ethiopia has over 77 million inhabitants, and is considered one of the poorer countries in Africa. But this year, it’s playing host to the annual International Family Planning Conference in its capital, Addis Ababa.
The percentage of young people using condoms has stalled, while STD rates are on the rise
Usage increases as teens get older
The road to honor roll may include time spent in the gym as well as the classroom.
U.S. teens are getting healthier, and, it seems, are doing what they’re told when it comes to eating right and exercising more.