teen behavior

  1. Parenting

    Why your child needs to clean up her (social media) act

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    When your child is sending a tweet or posting a picture to Instagram, she’s probably not thinking about how this will affect...
  2. Parenting

    4 Teen hobbies that might surprise you

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    How in touch with today’s teens are you? Take a look at four unique hobbies that teens spend time doing. From costuming to...
  3. Parenting

    Parents be aware: Dangerous teen trends

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    Teens are full of ideas — some of them great and others dangerous. While you're likely aware of the good things happening in...
  4. Children's Health

    Plate-cleaning can backfire

    Newly released research talks about the implications of forcing kids to clean their plates as they grow.
  5. Parenting

    Sexting laws: What parents need to know

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    We’ve all had that conversation warning our teens not to take any lewd pictures of themselves or others — maybe more...
  6. Parenting

    Snapchat: What parents need to know

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    Does your tween or teen use the Snapchat app? This hugely popular mobile app has taken over where Instagram left off — but...
  7. Parenting

    Teen rebellion: When to seek help

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    Your teen is testing the limits — both at home and at school. Some may say it’s par for the course for teenagers,...
  8. Parenting

    How to teach your teen to be a good loser

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    Being a teenager is tough enough, but throw some healthy competition in the mix and it's easy for your adolescent to have...
  9. K-12

    Does my child need therapy?

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    When a child’s life becomes complicated for any reason, it may be helpful to visit a licensed mental health counselor who...
  10. Parenting

    Caught red-handed: Your teen's a thief

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    When your teenager has been caught stealing, is it simply rebellious behavior or a cry for help?
  11. Parenting

    Nurturing an edgy teen

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    If you have a child who doesn’t fit in, don’t focus on the negative aspects of being different. Embrace your...
  12. Parenting

    Desperate to make the cut

    Teenage years are filled with insecurity, doubt and overall awkwardness. And in recent years, these types of insecurities --...
  13. Parenting

    4 Halloween costumes to avoid this year

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    How sexy is too sexy when it comes to teen’s Halloween costumes? We looked at the worst of the worst super risque options and came...
  14. Parenting

    Set your child’s internal alarm clock

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    Rousing a sleeping teen is a parenting challenge that spans the ages. Rather than wasting time returning to your teen's room over...
  15. Living

    Warning signs of cell phone misuse

    Smartphones are tremendous tools that hold all of the power of the internet and a cell phone in your pocket, but giving the devices...
  16. Parenting

    Should you give your teen birth control?

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    Your teen has had a boyfriend for several months and although you’ve had the ongoing sex talk and are mostly confident that...
  17. Parenting

    The Medicine Abuse Project: "Wake Up to Medicine Abuse" Week

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    Prescription and over-the-counter drug abuse has grown to epidemic levels in our country, and unfortunately it's rampant among...
  18. Parenting

    Depression rates climb as girls enter teen years

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    Teen girls are three times more likely to suffer major depressive episodes than younger tween girls, according to new research.
  19. Parenting

    Balance between being a mom and a friend

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    A mother has a multitude of roles from nurturer to disciplinarian. And also in many ways, she's a friend to her kids. However, it...
  20. K-12

    Calming foods for hyperactive kids

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    Which foods help calm hyperactive kids?