Want to improve your daughter's grades? Start watching her weight. Teen girls who are obese are more likely to get lower grades, according to a new study.
A new study reported that e-cigarettes can encourage children and teens to smoke.
Sleep is especially important for obese adolescents, according to a new study.
A new study found that teens with fibromyalgia continue to have pain as adults.
A new survey found that American teens report high levels of stress in comparison to adults.
The FDA will launch a $115 million anti-tobacco campaign next week targeting at-risk youth.
Smoking marijuana in your teens can turn your kids into addicts. New research suggests that people who smoked marijuana as adolescents are more likely to have kids with drug addiction and compulsive behavior.
15-year-old Renata received a free nose job from New York-based nonprofit group, Little Baby Face, which offers free plastic surgeries for underprivileged children with birth defects.
Researchers found that teenagers and young children who chewed gum for at least an hour a day were more likely to suffer from migraines.
Weight gain is a problem for a large percentage of 13-year-olds. A new study reveals that three out of five 13-year-old girls and two out of five boys of the same age are worried about gaining weight or getting fat. The findings are worrying because children who engage in unhealthy weight-control strategies are more likely to become overweight or obese, according to researchers.
Communication is vital for raising healthy teens. New research reveals that improved communication between doctors and parents of adolescents could lead to better health outcomes.
Poor mental health and casual sex may feed off each other, a new study suggests.
Researchers reported that young teens who lived near or went to school near several alcohol outlets were more likely to drink.
Researchers reported that teenagers who slept less had more academic and emotional issues in comparison to teens who had normal hours of sleep.
Exercising regularly improves teens’ academic performance, a research suggests. The moderate to vigorous exercise daily has more helping effects on girl and they tend to do better in science.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.