Educators for Parents
Articles for PreK-12 educators.
Cutting for Teens
It can be hard to understand, but people who cut themselves sometimes do it because it actually makes them feel better. They are overflowing with emotions - like sadness, depression, or anger - that they have trouble expressing.
Back to School for Teens
Dread it or love it, you gotta go to school. Looking for ways to make the first day a little less painful? Here are some tips.
KidsHealth in the Classroom for Parents
KidsHealth in the Classroom offers free PreK-12 lesson plans, all aligned to National Health Education Standards, and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles and videos.
MRSA for Teens
MRSA is a type of bacteria that the usual antibiotics can't tackle anymore. The good news is that there are some simple ways to protect yourself from being infected. Find out how.
Chemotherapy for Teens
Chemotherapy (chemo) is treatment with medicines that stop the growth of cancer cells. Find out how chemo works and what to expect when getting treatment.
Staying Healthy While You Travel for Parents
When you're traveling with your kids, there's a chance that someone might get sick. But early planning and smart packing can help ensure your family stays healthy and safe.
Food & Fitness for Teens
Ever wonder if some diets are really safe? Or how you can excel at sports? Get the lowdown on healthy eats, dieting, strength training, eating disorders, steroids, and more.
Female Athlete Triad for Teens
Female athlete triad is a combination of three conditions: disordered eating, amenorrhea (loss of a girl's period), and osteoporosis (a weakening of the bones).
Nutrition & Fitness Center for Teens for Teens
Visit our Nutrition and Fitness Center to get information and advice on food, exercise, and sports for teens.