Articles for Tag: "adolescents"

Parents: Skip talking about weight at the dinner table 
Parents: Skip talking about weight at the dinner table
A new study suggests that parents can help their teens avoid eating disorders by simply changing up dinner time conversations.
What parents should know about synthetic pot  Featured
What parents should know about synthetic pot
It’s sometimes called “spice,” “K2,” or “blaze.” But a recent surge of deaths in the U.S. due to synthetic marijuana has many parents calling it “deadly.”
Can ADHD make driving dangerous for kids? 
Can ADHD make driving dangerous for kids?
Experts say all motorists should avoid texting and driving but new research finds that teens with ADHD are especially vulnerable for accidents.
Caffeine: How much is too much? 
Caffeine: How much is too much?
It’s no secret America runs on caffeine. But is there a limit to how much caffeine is safe to consume?
Unhealthy teens will likely boost heart disease rates, study finds 
Unhealthy teens will likely boost heart disease rates, study finds
American adolescents lead lifestyles that may bring on cardiovascular disease when they get older.