Pre-Teen and Teen Health

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Pre-Teen and Teen Health

Limiting online access used to be the main parenting strategy to protect kids from internet hazards like cyberbullying and sexual predators. But research suggests that teaching them how to avoid these risks in the first place is a smarter and safer approach.

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Pre-Teen and Teen Health

As if the start of a new school year isn't stressful enough, many teens may find their acne worsens when classes start, a skin doctor says.

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Pre-Teen and Teen Health

Calling the use of electronic cigarettes a burgeoning epidemic among teens, the U.S Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday announced a crackdown on the sale of Juuls and other flavored e-cigarette devices to minors.

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Pre-Teen and Teen Health

Many U.S. doctors aren't telling teenaged patients and their parents about a newer vaccine for potentially deadly bacterial meningitis infections, a new study finds.

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Pre-Teen and Teen Health

Most American parents would forbid their teen from getting a tattoo due to concerns about possible infection and future job prospects, a nationwide survey finds.

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Pre-Teen and Teen Health

Controversial state laws that promote vaccinating kids against the human papillomavirus (HPV) do not increase the likelihood that teens will engage in risky sexual behavior, a new study contends.

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