Rejection and How to Handle It for Teens
Rejection hurts. But it's impossible to avoid. Life is about going for things. And when we do, rejection is always a possibility.
Knee Injury: Caroline's Story for Teens
Caroline loved sports. But when an ongoing knee injury kept her from playing the sports she loved, she discovered new interests. Read her story.
About Overweight and Obesity for Teens
We use the words "oveweight" and "obese" a lot, but they actually have medical meanings. Find out how doctors diagnose these conditions and what they mean for a person's health.
Preparing Your Child for a Move for Parents
Disruptive as moving can be for parents, the experience can be even more traumatic for kids. Here's how to make moving less stressful for the whole family.
Rainy Day Fun for Kids
You wake up and the weather is all wet. What are you going to do today? Here are four ideas to try when it's raining cats and dogs.
Problems at School for Teens
Sometimes, homework or keeping up in class aren't the only challenges you face in school. This section has advice on cliques, bullying, violence, and more.
Managing Your Emotional Reactions for Teens
People who do a good job of managing emotions know that it's healthy to express their feelings, but that it matters how they express them. Get tips in this article for teens.
Dialysis for Teens
Dialysis is a medical treatment that can take over the job of filtering the blood until a person's failing kidneys heal or are replaced with a kidney transplant. Find out more in this article for teens.
Getting Involved at Your Child's School for Parents
Whether their kids are just starting kindergarten or entering the final year of high school, there are many good reasons for parents to volunteer at school.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome for Teens
Some teens get stomachaches and diarrhea often. Read about irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a common intestinal disorder that affects the colon.