The doubled-edged sword of living life on social media
None for the road: drinking and driving rates plummet among teens since 1991
If you’re the parent of a tween, be warned: your cautious 10-year-old is bound to turn into a wild child in a few short years, with seemingly no regard whatsoever for safety.
When high school bullies pulled a cruel practical joke on an unpopular classmate, the entire town got involved and rallied around the would-be victim in support
Teens aren’t using digital sexual behavior as a safer alternative to real-world sex, a study finds
Digital communication may seem impersonal, but that distance may also provide some benefits, especially for troubled teens
A new study suggests marijuana use could have an impact on American teens’ IQ, but how great is the effect?
Staying up late cramming? Your grades might suffer for it
Tobacco use in dropped sharply between 1997 and 2003, but since then the rate of decline has slowed. Between 2009 and 2011, it nearly ground to a halt. Why?
Researchers think certain environmental changes over the past decade have helped push kids’ cholesterol levels down. The bad news: American youngsters are still way too fat
A kitty video to melt all hearts — even those of non-cat-lovers
Youth employment rates are down, but some parents aren’t even pushing their kids to look for a job. Here are some key questions to consider when deciding what’s right for your family.