Early exposure to cigarettes could affect how one responds to and craves nicotine
The majority of committed people do it, but horror stories have psychologists wondering whether sharing passwords is ever a good idea
A new book seeks to debunk our widespread alarm about children, social media, and technology
The agency’s ads will feature rotting teeth and premature wrinkles
With the president coming out in favor of legalization, parents are wondering whether telling their kids not to use marijuana is futile. But some sobering data about the effects of pot on developing brains can help make the case.
Only 4% have prolonged conversations about sexuality with their physicians
A new survey from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) shows that marijuana use among young people is on the rise.
There’s a moody, ornery, self-absorbed bear living in my house.
Social ties may be the true culprit behind adolescents’ disrupted sleep habits.
Staying up late is almost a rite of passage for teens, but night owl students could be paying the price with lower grades years after high school.
The other night, like a growing number of parents, I succumbed to the allure of Uber. Since then, I’ve felt — well, uber conflicted.
The percentage of young people using condoms has stalled, while STD rates are on the rise
You couldn’t blame Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler if he poured himself a stiff drink this week.