Going off to college can be the first time teens manage their own health care. A pediatrician offers advice on making the transition easier.
Alcohol & Drug Abuse in Teens
As adolescents grow up, parents may worry about their teens making good choices. Learn how to help prevent alcohol and drug abuse.
Marijuana Edible Use Increasing Among Youth
A recent survey by the National Institute on Drug Abuse showed teens now see fewer risks in using marijuana so marijuana use is on the rise.
Tips on How to Talk to Your Teen to Quit Smoking
These tips can help parents learn what they can do if they find out their teen smokes and how to help them quit.
Parents Should Watch for Added Caffeine in Food
Parents hoping to curb their children’s caffeine consumption should look beyond obvious sources like energy drinks, soda, tea and coffee.