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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Discipline

Teen Shoplifting: Causes and Consequences

Teen shoplifting is more common than you might think. And the consequences are far harsher and longer-lasting than you c...

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Bullying

Quiz: Is Your Kid Being Bullied?

Mean boys and girls are attacking, antagonizing and intimidating their peers more than ever before. Answer the following ...

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Bullying

Too Cruel for School: The Rise of Bullying

Intimidation, harassment, threats, abuse. Bullying among students has reached epidemic proportions, and it's taking ...

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Health

5 Tips for Parents of Teens with a Chronic Health Condition

Having a chronic illness like asthma, anxiety or diabetes can be embarrassing for teens. Here's how they can avoid stand...

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Teen

Vaping on the Rise Among Teens

E-cigarettes aren't benign, but teen usage is on the rise anyway.

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Activities

9 Best Helmets for Biking and Skateboarding

Shopping for bicycle or skateboarding helmets can overwhelm you if you don’t know what you’re looking for. Does it have ...

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Teen

The One Issue Parents Can't Help Their Teens Overcome

Liz Pryor shares how heartbreaking it is to watch your teen end up in this tough position—and being entirely incapable o...

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Teen

Organizations Helping Young Business Leaders

These organizations are giving aspiring entrepreneurs a leg up and a business education.

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Bullying

Outpouring of Support After Video About Teen Bullying Goes Viral

The emotional plea by Keaton Jones is touching the hearts of millions of people.

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Teen

This Is the Hardest Part About Parenting Teens

So many things are challenging during the teen years.

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Teen

Weight Loss Journey: An Abusive Marriage, Divorce Led to New Love and Weight Loss

Melissa Mountain, an Illinois mom of two, found herself overweight after leaving an abusive marriage. Now she’s remarrie...

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Teen

Real Talk From Teens

We talked to teens to learn more about their moms—from the most awesome to the most embarrassing things they do.

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