Researchers at Cornell University have found that posting an event in your life on social media makes it easier to recall the details of that…
Negative effects of bullying on girls can take years to heal. Schools need to step up awareness & help girls cope with the emotional aftermath.
With medical marijuana now approved in several states, research is starting to tell us how to keep it out of kids’ hands, like cigarettes.
Teens are more likely to be cyberbullied by friends, former friends, or dating partners than by those with whom they’ve never had a friendly relationship.
As kids move through adolescence, changes in their brains make them less or more amenable to parental involvement in their lives.
Mean girls use gossip and social exclusion, not physical violence, to bully others. If schools can stop them, boys and non-targeted girls also benefit.
Risk aversion and a flood of media activity about campus sexual assault may have cramped the style of today’s young adults when it comes to sexual activity.
The Miss Teen USA pageant showed that, sometimes, standardized qualities, like teen beauty, pay off; they don’t in other cases, though.
Risky adolescent behavior is well documented, but why does it happen and how can it be helped? Computational analysis has a few answers.
Kids today spend too much time with smartphones and not enough playing outdoors, a new study out of Scotland finds.