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Why teens need time outside their bedrooms

While teens’ bedrooms may be their safe havens, it’s crucial to encourage them to venture out and engage in activities.

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Navigating tough conversations with your teen

Having conversations with your teen about topics like alcohol and sex can be tough, but it’s necessary. Here are some tips.

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Six tips for parents of teen drivers

Research shows that parents can make a difference by talking to their teens about expectations. Use these teen driver tips to help your child become a safer driver.

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Why doctors ask to speak to teen patients alone

When a doctor speaks to a teen alone, the conversation is to get a feel for what is going on in their life, including school, activities and social interactions.

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Contraception options for teens and adolescents

Every method of birth control has pros and cons, and it is important to have a personalized discussion with a healthcare provider to determine what is best for your teen.