Amphetamines: What Parents Need to Know for Parents
Amphetamines (including prescription diet pills) are highly addictive stimulants that accelerate functions in the brain and body.
Is Dieting OK for Kids? for Kids
What is dieting and should kids do it, too? Find out in this article for kids.
Eating Disorders for Parents
Eating disorders are common among teens and kids, especially young women. Read about the warning signs, prevention strategies, and ways to help a child with an eating disorder.
Medicines for Diabetes for Parents
Whether your child is taking insulin or pills (or both) to control diabetes, it's important to learn how diabetes medicines work.
Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) for Teens
High blood pressure, also called hypertension, is more common in adults, but it can happen at any age. Learn what it is, how to prevent it, and how to treat it.
The Deal With Diets for Teens
With all the focus on dieting, how do you figure out what's healthy and what isn't? Read this article to get the basics on dieting.
Treating Type 2 Diabetes for Parents
Kids who are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes will need a diabetes management plan to help them manage the condition and stay healthy and active.
Expert Answers (Q&A) for Teens
Got a question? What do the experts have to say? Look here for answers to many of the questions teens ask us.
Diabetes: What's True and False? for Kids
There's a lot of info and advice out there about diabetes, but some is wrong or bad. Here's what's true - and what's false.
Type 2 Diabetes: How Is It Treated? for Teens
People with type 2 diabetes need to follow a plan to manage their diabetes and stay healthy and active.