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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.

Is your teen too young for teeth whitening?

It's natural to want a whiter, brighter smile, but how young is too young for whitening treatments?

Are sports drinks bad for your teen's teeth?

Kids love sports drinks -- and any other sugary food or beverage. But despite the hydrating benefits to the physically active, are they bad for your teen's teeth?

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.

How does stress affect a teen's teeth?

The pressures of teen life are familiar to all of us, but their effects aren't always visible to the casual observer. How can stress take its toll on a teen's teeth?

Hollywood Baby Bump Gallery

What's better than looking at pictures of A-list stars? Perusing photos of pregnant A-list stars! Explore our album to view pictures of the biggest pregnant celebs.

10 Most-watched Celebrity Baby Bumps

Which pregnant celebrities receive the most press? Follow the stars as we gauge the entertainment wattage that will spark a photographers' feeding frenzy.

What is the reality of being a stay-at-home mom?

Being a stay-at-home mom can be challenging. Learn about the realities of being a stay-at-home mom from this article.

When should you return from maternity leave?

The decision to return to work after maternity leave depends on a variety of factors including finances, job fulfillment, parenting philosophy and mother-baby separation issues. Learn more about when you should return from maternity leave from this article.

How do you find a child given up for adoption?

Families may wish to adopt in order to provide a home for a needy child, or because they cannot have children of their own (or both). Learn how to find a child available for adoption in this article.

What can moms do with a window of down time?

There is a lot you can get done in 15 minutes. Learn about what moms can do with some down time in this article.

What are the cons of being a new parent in midlife?

The cons of being a new parent later in life include having less energy for your kids, concerns about being alive to see your children grow up, and a growing schism between you and your children due to a difference in relevant values. Learn about the cons of being a new parent later in life in this article

What are the pros of being a new parent in midlife?

The pros of being a new parent later in life include starting with a better sense of self, having more life experience to draw on and being more financially stable. Learn about the pros of being a new parent later in life in this article

What is the timeline of teens' rights in the United States?

Minors' rights can be divided into three basic categories: family/welfare issues, labor and personal expression. Learn about the timeline of teens' rights in the United States in this article.

What should you do if your teen slams the door?

Teens can be moody. Learn what to do if your teen slams the door in this article.

When should teens stop going to camp?

As long as the camp still accepts teenagers who are your teen's age, you don't have to worry about what age they should stop going to camp. Learn when teens should stop going to camp from this article.

Where can you find babysitting jobs for your teen?

Teens may want to work, but they don't always know how to look for a job. Learn where you can find babysitting jobs for your teen in this article.

Who can see your teen's blog?

The Internet is an open arena if you don't restrict access to your personal information and personal spaces. Learn who can see your teen's blog in this article.

Who do you go to if your teen is being bullied?

Who to go to if your teen is bullied depends on many factors. Learn about who you should go to if your teen is being bullied in this article.

Who should pay for your teen's car insurance?

If your teen pays for his own car insurance, it will be an incentive to drive safely. Learn about who should pay for your teen's car insurance from this article.

Who should pay for your teen's car?

It's recommended that parents do not pay for their teen's car. Learn about who should pay for your teen's car from this article.

Why do teens lie?

It's almost a synonym: teen equals liar. Find out why teens lie in this article.

What are some tips for making a family schedule?

Juggling multiple schedules doesn't have to be hard. Learn about making a family schedule from this article.

What are some tips for moms going back to work?

Maternity leave has ended and it's time to go back to work. Learn about some tips for moms returning to work from this article.

Who should be on an emergency contact list and why?

Every family should have an emergency contact list handy in case of a medical emergency. Learn who should be on an emergency contact list and why in this article.


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