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Tweens & Teens

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Tips for Teaching Teens Leadership

Tips for Teaching Teens Leadership

It's easy for teens to succumb to peer pressure – but it doesn't have to be this way. Here are three things parents can do to foster their adolescent's take-charge spirit.

August 2013
Teen Car Surfing: Dangerous Stunts

Teen Car Surfing: Dangerous Stunts

What seems like summertime fun poses grave hazards, professionals warn. Here's a look at the risks, adolescent mindset and how parents can prevent tragedy.

July 2013
Tips for Staying Connected to Your Teen Son

Tips for Staying Connected to Your Teen Son

Bonding with kids gets trickier in adolescence, especially with a gender divide. Here are nine pieces of advice from a therapist.

July 2013
Tips for Keeping Connected to Your Daughter

Tips for Keeping Connected to Your Daughter

Many moms struggle to stay close with their daughters when they become teens. Here are nine ways moms can preserve this special bond.

June 2013
Teens and Summer Jobs: Tips and Advice to Help Them Land One

Teens and Summer Jobs: Tips and Advice to Help Them Land One

Working during vacation is an important life experience for adolescents. How can parents help them find the right gig? Get clued in here.

May 2013
Teen Smoking Concerns, Signs, Risks and Facts for Parents

Teen Smoking Concerns, Signs, Risks and Facts for Parents

The U.S. Surgeon General finds cigarette, cigar and other tobacco use still high among adolescents. Discover the trends and indications your kid might be smoking.

April 2013
Teens and Password Sharing: Safety Risks and Advice

Teens and Password Sharing: Safety Risks and Advice

A study finds that one in three teens swap private access information to their online accounts with their friends. How can you help your kid stay safe?

March 2013
Career Focused Camps Give Southeast Michigan Teens an Edge

Career Focused Camps Give Southeast Michigan Teens an Edge

Many colleges are offering summer fare for high schoolers. They experience campus life and explore ambitions – or, just as importantly, discover what they might not want to be when they grow up.

March 2013
Teeth Whitening: Facts on Teens and Bleaching

Teeth Whitening: Facts on Teens and Bleaching

Is it OK for tweens and teens to reach for the bleach in their quest for a 'perfect' pearly white smile? What parents need to know, first.

February 2013
Star Struck Tweens

Star Struck Tweens

Daughter's room look like a shrine to Robert Pattison? Don't sweat. Celebrity crushes are usually innocent (and totally normal!).

February 2013
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