TWEENS AND TEENS

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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What are some social transitions during adolescence?

Teens begin to develop different kinds of relationships as they grow. Learn about some social transitions during adolescence in this article.

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  • Top 10 Tips for Parenting Teens

    Top 10 Tips for Parenting Teens

    Raising teenagers might not be the simplest stage of parenting, but it doesn't have to be as difficult as it's made out to be. Try these tips to make life easier for you and your teen. See more »

  • Top 5 Oral Habits Your Teen Should Stop Doing Right Now

    Top 5 Oral Habits Your Teen Should Stop Doing Right Now

    Here something to chew on: A habit your teen has right now could end up costing his or her health, teeth or even life. See more »

  • Video games taught you what?

    Video games taught you what?

    Do you know which games emphasize the importance of good sportsmanship or even the value of maintaining a healthy romantic relationship? Take this quiz and see how you score. See more »

  • What to Do When Your Child Comes Out

    What to Do When Your Child Comes Out

    For a teen keeping his or her sexual orientation under wraps, can result in self-destructive behaviors. So as a parent, establish a safe space for your child to reveal his or her sexual orientation. And when it happens, react in just the right way. See more »

  • What's the Right Age: Drinking Coffee

    What's the Right Age: Drinking Coffee

    Most kids want to look cool and grown-up, and what's more chic and mature than sipping on a latte? Coffee is becoming more and more popular with younger kids lately, but are some kids too young to get the jitters? See more »

  • When a Smile Isn't Perfect: Talking to Your Teens About How Teeth Develop

    When a Smile Isn't Perfect: Talking to Your Teens About How Teeth Develop

    Having misaligned teeth certainly doesn't help a teen's delicate self-image, yet it's important for teenagers to know how to care for their teeth while they're still developing. See more »

  • Why is puberty coming earlier for girls today?

    Why is puberty coming earlier for girls today?

    Everyone who's been through puberty knows it can be tough. But what if the changes started early -- say at about age 6 or 7? Why are many girls starting puberty so young? See more »

  • Wisdom Teeth: When Should They Come Out?

    Wisdom Teeth: When Should They Come Out?

    Getting your wisdom teeth removed is an inevitable rite of passage for teens and young adults, right? Not necessarily. We'll explore the dental debate in this article. See more »

  • 10 Questions Kids Might Ask Their Parents About Smoking

    10 Questions Kids Might Ask Their Parents About Smoking

    Not everything you say to your kids falls on deaf ears. So if they come to you with questions about smoking, you better know how to answer them because chances are they will be listening. See more »

  • 10 Things Your Teen Wishes You Knew

    10 Things Your Teen Wishes You Knew

    You think you have a good relationship with your teen, but you know your kid's not telling you everything. What are some things teens wish you knew about them? See more »

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