Teen

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.

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Teen 10 Truths About Raising Multiple Teens at the Same Time

Parenting teens is one of the hardest jobs out there. Here's a look at some of the lighter—and surprising—truths about parenting three teens at once.

By Katie Bingham-Smith
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Teen

Teen Vaping Causes a Teen’s Lungs to Collapse?

A Florida teen, who recently suffered a collapsed lung, is speaking out about his experience smoking Juul products.

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Back to School

Parent-Teacher Conferences I’ve Survived

When it comes to mortifying meetings at my kid’s school, here are some standouts.

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College

3 Common Mistakes Parents Make When Discussing Money with Their Teens

Your kid will soon enjoy one of the most expensive things she’s ever gotten—a year of college. And as you witness her sp...

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College

What Campus Nurses Know (That You Should Too)

Yes, the kid who forgets to feed the dog is now responsible for keeping himself healthy and safe.

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Back to School

Back to School Advice for Parents

Your kid is starting high school or—swallow hard—college. Experts share their advice on helping them crush (or at least ...

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Teen

3 Ways to Discuss the Consequences of Sexting with Your Teens

Talking to your teen about sexting has become a necessary conversation. The discussion can be uncomfortable–for both par...

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Teen

What Bella Thorne’s Complicated Relationship with Her Mom Shows Us

The young actress opens up about her childhood and the rocky relationship with her mother.

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Teen

Here’s What Parents Should Know About Teens and Drug Use in Summer Months

Summer may be a time for teens to experience new internships, jobs, and more time outdoors, but a new study also reveals ...

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Teen

10 Celeb Parents on SendingTheir Kids Off to College

First comes graduation and then college acceptance, drop-off, and tears. Celeb parents deal with the same dilemma and re...

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