By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 12/31/2013 - 11:16
A recent study found that doctors rarely discuss sex with teens, and when they do, it's only for a brief period of time.
By Lizette Borreli | Wed, 09/04/2013 - 11:37
Parents who scream and swear in order to reprimand their child’s bad behavior increase their child's risk of delinquency and depression.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 08/20/2013 - 17:11
Back to school advice for the many teens who are coping with a parent with cancer.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 06/26/2013 - 19:08
While it's common for teens to suffer concussions from sports, a study found that teens who smoked marijuana and drank alcohol were at a greater risk as well.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 06/23/2013 - 22:36
Teens that got less than seven hours of sleep each night were also more likely to eat unhealthy fast foods and skip the fruits and vegetables.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Thu, 06/20/2013 - 10:16
A new study found that the HPV vaccine works better than expected, prompting those in support of vaccination to reiterate its benefits.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Sat, 06/15/2013 - 13:10
The Los Angeles Times reports that the eating disorder gender gap is closing pretty quickly among high school aged boys. Some experts believe social media and popular culture are to blame.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Sat, 05/11/2013 - 17:10
Popular teen fashion Abercrombie & Fitch refuses to sell clothes to plus-sized women and teens, saying they don't fit into the company's 'good looking' target demographic.
By Ansa Varughese | Fri, 05/10/2013 - 15:05
US district judge Edward Korman denies FDA's appeal to delay over-the-counter access to 'morning-after' pill to girls of any age.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 05/08/2013 - 11:19
Singer Demi Lovato was honored in Washington on Tuesday for her efforts as a mental health advocate.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 05/08/2013 - 10:12
A new report shows that teens and young adults with mental health challenges can improve their daily life skills when provided with community-based treatment programs.
By Ansa Varughese | Tue, 05/07/2013 - 11:59
Adolescent females who regularly exercise could cut their odds of gun possession and gang involvement.