Click here for Emergency Resources and our Disclaimer. This page addresses some of the most important issues facing our teenagers at this time. Parents, teachers and communities across the country are concerned with teen issues, which are caused by a number of social, cultural, technological, communal, economic, familial, and individual factors.
Do you want to get the teenagers in your life to put down their mobile phone and other devices for an hour? Teens and young adults are sure to be dazzled and baffled by this charismatic magician. Bibby has been wowing audiences around the world and collecting awards while doing it — he is back in Perth for many more McMagic Moments!
By Amanda Lenhart. Much of this frenzy of access is facilitated by mobile devices. African-American and Hispanic youth report more frequent internet use than white teens.
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Shots aren't just for babies—preteens and teens need vaccines, too. Did you know, during the preteen years protection from some childhood vaccines begins to wear off? To find out which shots are needed for those age 11 years and older, check the listing below.
Teen suicide is preventable. Know the risk factors, the warning signs and the steps you can take to protect your teen. Is your teen at risk of suicide?
Two Palestinian youths were killed by Israeli fire on Friday during the weekly protest near the Israeli fence east of the Gaza Stripthe Palestinian health ministry in the besieged enclave said. Hasan Shalabi, 14, "was killed by Israeli occupation live fire to the chest east of Khan Younis" in the southern Gaza Strip, the ministry said, as thousands of Palestinians demonstrated along the heavily fortified frontier with Israel for the 46th week running. Hamza Shteiwi, 18, was also killed after he was shot in the neck by Israeli forces, the ministry added. Another 17 Palestinians were shot at different protest sites along the fence, including two journalists and four medics.
After the intense promotion in the United States in August the band went back to studio to start working on their second album. The song was first announced at the Viva Music Awards in September It was the first time they released an original song and not a cover, and it was produced by the hit makers Grizzly and Tysper.
Teen depression is much more than feeling temporarily sad or down in the dumps. But depression is far more common in teens than you may think. The increased academic pressures, social challenges, and hormonal changes of the teenage years mean that about one in five of us suffer with depression in our teens. Even though it can feel like the black cloud of depression will never lift, there are plenty of things you can do to help yourself deal with symptoms, regain your balance and feel more positive, energetic, and hopeful again.