A happy face can certainly lift spirits, but can it reduce rage?
Middle school is typically a time of chaotic emotions, confusing relationships and challenging growing pains. But it may also have a surprisingly lasting influence on the future.
Less than half of U.S. adolescents are living heart-healthy lives, and lack of exercise and poor diets could be creating a new generation of heart-disease patients.
One of the more effective ways to reduce excessive drinking in college is also the most obvious — talk to freshman before they set foot on campus.
To lower teen pregnancy rates in the city, the mayor is relying on fear, guilt and shame. But how effective are such approaches in changing behavior?
Through social media, children are finding ways to make a difference — and take a stand — on hunger, homelessness, and much more.
Parents who talk to their kids about their own, past drug may not be helping their kids to avoid drugs.
How long does bullying over sexual orientation continue?
A program that takes personality into account may help to identify and reduce teen drinking rates.
Why bystanders don’t act when they see violent crimes
It was a bad week for Internet trolls.
Teens may not be wrong when they see their social troubles as matters of life and death.
Got hungry teens (and their friends) parked in your kitchen? Here’s how to manage your food costs as your family changes.