High school girls who have issues with body image and weight are more likely to be drinkers than ) their peers, a recent U.S. study suggests.
Many US teens are victimized by stalkers in their most formative years, which can increase the likelihood those teens engage in risky behaviors.
Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death for 15- to 19-year-olds in the US, and this is National Teen Driver Safety Week.
The teen birth rate hit a new low in 2015, according to the CDC. It’s still high among certain ethnic groups, higher than some European countries.
Teenage drivers, who lack experience behind the wheel, take unnecessary risks while driving. That causes too many accidents and deaths.
New research of self-reported data has found that high school girls who use IUDs to prevent pregnancy don’t use condoms to protect against STDs.
Pope Francis delivered remarks and zoomed in on examples of 4 Americans: Lincoln, King, Dorothy Day, and Thomas Merton.
With so many apps and sites that allow kids to remain anonymous while posting potentially hurtful comments, it’s not easy to keep up.
A social website, Ask.fm. has sprung up in usage over the past few months among American teenagers, and it has some not-so-hidden dangers.