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Best gifts for teenage girls
We know that teenagers can be hard to shop for; which is why we’ve created this complete guide to help you find the best gift for teenage girls; full of...
‘Virginity tests’ are violent, unnecessary, and without medical merit
There are much better ways to support teen health and safety than hymen checks and two-finger tests.
Teen vaping is on the rise, and their favorite flavor is flying under the radar
JUUL’s sweet flavors aren’t the biggest problem.
Teen tobacco habits show peer pressure can be a force for good
Peer-run talks that highlight misconceptions about tobacco could help adolescents keep away from cigarettes and vaping products.
Fatal car crashes are way more likely with teens behind the wheel—but is inexperience really to blame?
Memory could have something to do with it.
These mice got acne so future teens might not have to
When you give a mouse a zit...
Teens need more sleep than you realize
Adolescents' growing brains and unique sleep-wake patterns mean they might need more snooze time than adults.
Scientists keep finding new ways energy drinks are terrible for you
Nothing about the combination of stimulants inside Monster and Red Bull is healthy, and some of it is actively harmful.
Most teens still visit pediatricians—but they deserve doctors trained to treat them
An adolescent health specialist explains what it means to understand teens.
We shouldn’t disregard the ideas that come from teens’ developing brains
Teens may be works in progress, but they help society evolve.