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Teens & Tweens

So long baby bottles, hello puberty. It's a brave new world when your kid enters the teen and tween years. Here's practical expert parenting advice on how to have the sex talk, navigate teen driving, plan for college and tackle every other problem that you have (or haven't) thought of.
We covered everything from first bras to first pimples in "What to Expect When You’re Expecting Puberty," our guide for moms of tweens and teens. But there’s still so much more to talk about. So we’re taking your anonymous questions and getting in-the-trenches experts to respond to them right here. Have something you'd like to ask about your son's or daughter's hormonal evolution? Email us at  More
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Birmingham-based artists Darius and Bethanne Hill on the issues—and non-issues—of being a biracial family. More
Worried about your teen on the road this winter? Our expert from Chevy shares what your young driver should know. More
College planning tips from Rob Franek, senior vice president and publisher of The Princeton Review. More
Talking to a tween about sex can be uncomfortably embarrassing and scary—for you.  More
By warning peers about the dangers of texting while driving, your teen could win $5,000! More
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A father of four looks past the smoke and mirrors at the phenomenon known as vaping. More

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