Teenagers are reportedly more prone to depression compared to their older folks as they are faced with peer pressure and daily struggles.
The study makes a strong pitch for PTSD screening in ERs.
Just when West Africa was declared free from the threat of Ebola virus, a 15-year-old boy lost his life to this disease in Liberia
Young teen smokers may run a heightened risk of developing chronic severe period pain, according to a new study.
Two new studies have examined ways to improve medication adherence in teens and young adults.
Teens receiving free contraception and education regarding pros and cons of various birth control methods were significantly less likely to get pregnant, give birth or get an abortion compared with other sexually active teens, according to a new study.
A new study reported that teenagers who get less sleep have an increased risk of obesity.
A new federal survey found that many overweight and obese children do not realize that they are heavy.
The FDA will "consider taking regulatory action" on powdered caffeine after a healthy teen died from an overdose.
Teens who tan in salons are more likely to develop skin cancer, according to a new study.
A new study reported that the teen attempted suicide rate has increased within the past few years.
Having strict parents may actually increase the risk of drug use in teens, according to a new European study.
People usually experience their first puff of marijuana in their teen years. While marijuana's reputation is quickly improving among Americans, new research reveals some damaging implications that the drug could have on future generations. New research reveals that smoking marijuana in teen years could lower a person's intelligence for life.
In a new study, researchers found that teen boys were more likely than teen girls to quit smoking.
A new study found that legalizing marijuana did not increase teen pot use.