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Adolescence can be a tricky time, both for parents struggling to understand their children’s issues and for teens and tweens attempting to forge their new identities. Learn how to understand your teenagers in these articles.

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How can you monitor the amount of texting your teen does?

Teenagers really can overdo the amount of time they spend texting. Learn how to monitor the amount of texting your teen does from this article.


Teens in Crisis: Cutting on the Rise

 Teens in Crisis: Cutting on the Rise

Cutting is on the rise in teens and can be attributed to a couple of reasons. Learn more about teens and cutting from Discovery Health. See more »

Teens and Risky Behavior

 Teens and Risky Behavior

Teens and how they take risks can be beneficial to know about. Learn more about teens and how they take risks from Discovery Health. See more »

Questions to Ask Your Doctor about Teen Health

 Questions to Ask Your Doctor about Teen Health

Questions to ask your doctor about teen health will help you be more prepared for this conversation. Learn more about questions to ask your doctor about teen health from Discovery Health. See more »

Teens and Other Types of Abuse

 Teens and Other Types of Abuse

Teens and other types of abuse is good information to know about if you think your teen is suffering from abuse. Learn more about teens and other types of abuse from HowStuffWorks. See more »

Teens and Problem Drinking

 Teens and Problem Drinking

Teens and drinking problems information can be good to have on hand if you think your teen has a drinking problem. Learn more about teens and drinking problems from Discovery Health. See more »

Are teens too young to go under the knife?

 Are teens too young to go under the knife?

Are teens too young to go under the knife? Consider these issues before you allow your teen to go under the knife for cosmetic treatments. See more »

Sex Education and Kids: Giving Your Kids a Good Talkin'-to

 Sex Education and Kids: Giving Your Kids a Good Talkin'-to

Giving your kids a good talkin'-to about sex education is important. Learn about talking to your kids about sex at TLC Family. See more »