Researchers reported that music that drops brand name alcohol products can influence teens to drink and abuse the substance.
Even though teen birth rates have fallen over the past decade, a new CDC report found that too many teenagers are still giving birth.
Breakfast really is the most important meal of the day- at least for adolescents.
Sam Berns, a Foxborough high school student who was suffering from progeria, a little-understood “premature aging” disease has died at age 17. His battle with progeria inspired a number of researchers to put their efforts in finding a treatment for the disease.
Teens who have good relationships with their parents and peers get better sleep. While changes in hormonal levels in teen years affect sleep patterns, new research reveals that social ties at home and at school may have a larger impact on teen sleep.
Teenage kidney transplant recipients may face higher risk of transplant failure, according to a new study.
Not only can exercise improve physical and mental health, it can also help decrease violent behavior among adolescent girls, a new study revealed.
How you live your life as a teen may play a critical role in determining your stroke risk later in life, according to a new study.
Previous research shows that like adults, teens have the knowledge and ability to make competent decisions about risk. So, why are teens more likely than children or adults to engage in risky behaviors like experimenting with drugs, having unprotected sex and driving recklessly.
Walking for just 20 minutes a day can help teens quit smoking, according to a new study.
Seeing happiness in ambiguous facial expressions can reduce aggressive behavior in healthy adults and young people at high-risk of criminal offending and delinquency, according to a new study.