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Why Girls Hide Their Monthly Period From Their Parents

Periods can be awkward. Sometimes so much so that girls will hide their monthly period from their parents. Find out why they do it and how you can help.

Helping Your Teen Transition to Adulthood

Want to get a head start on parenting your older child? Here are 10 tips to help kids gradually transition from teenager to adulthood.

How to Help Your Daughter Buy Her First Bra

Take a look at a local professional's tips and recommendations on when and how to help your daughter size up and pick out her first bra.

How to Deal with Self-Absorbed Teens

Does your kid think the world revolves around her? Here's why your adolescent is acting so self-absorbed and what you can do to curb it.

Deadly Blue Whale Challenge May Be Linked to Teen Suicides

The latest dangerous online teen 'game' reportedly involves 50 days of challenges that may end in death. Here's what southeast Michigan parents need to know.

Tweens Overusing Makeup, Fragrance and Hair Product?

Pre-teen novices are notorious for overdoing it with the grooming products. Local pros discuss the three biggest offenders and how to help your tween manage.

How to Set Curfews for Teens

Learn how parents can keep their tweens and teens safe with firm yet fair rules and consequences. Read this advice on curfews for teens.

Teenagers and Piercings: What You Should Know

When done correctly, body and facial piercings can enhance one's sense of self, but is it safe and what should parents know if their teen wants one? A local artist weighs in.

11 Teen Volunteer Opportunities in Southeast Michigan

Get your teen involved in the community through these organizations in the metro Detroit and Ann Arbor areas.

How to Shave: Tips for Tweens and Teens

Kids facing a hairy situation? Here is some advice for parents to help adolescent boys and girls when they're ready to tackle razors.

Top 5 Sneaky Places Teens Hide Drugs

Parents beware: After reading this list, you’ll start seeing the drug-concealing potential of every household item. Get informed with this insightful read.

Teen's First Concert: How Parents Can Make it Safe and Fun

It's one your kids will always remember. Make it a positive experience for all with this guide to help families navigate the night (and nix embarrassment).

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