Articles for Tag: "teens"

What’s the most effective treatment for teen depression?  Featured
What’s the most effective treatment for teen depression?
This mental disorder is highly responsive to most treatments, but is there a best option for teens?
Ask a Doc: Should I vaccinate my child against HPV? 
Ask a Doc: Should I vaccinate my child against HPV?
A pediatrician weighs in on the CDC’s newly released recommendations to protect against HPV-related cancers.
Children most at risk at start of the school year 
Children most at risk at start of the school year
Data shows cars hit more kids during this time of the year than any other. Learn more about ways to keep your kids safe.
Suicide now the second leading cause of death for teens 
Suicide now the second leading cause of death for teens
Learn about risk factors and what you can do as a parent to protect your child.
Are later school start times the answer for sleepy kids?  Featured
Are later school start times the answer for sleepy kids?
One study finds that children have improved attendance, grades and test scores when they get extra sleep.
Who starts drinking earlier: Boys or girls? 
Who starts drinking earlier: Boys or girls?
Underage alcohol use is a concern for both sexes, but the answer to who begins at a younger age may surprise you.
Can a teen’s clothing reveal if they drink? 
Can a teen’s clothing reveal if they drink?
A study reveals an association between alcohol merchandise ownership and consumption.