Tweens to Teens
Teenagers as young as 13 are being given access to free condoms in the UK under a new scheme that hopes to reduce teenage pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections. Should we follow suit?
My teenage son has lost a lot of weight, is sullen, has lost contact with most of his friends and barely communicates with me or my husband. We're worried he's doing something self-destructive. What can we do?
Our 13-year-old boys have to be home by 8.30pm on non-school nights. They say that's pitiful and want to stay out later. Who is right?
We didn't just want to teach our kids how to "handle money, we wanted them to learn impulse-control, planning, and the ability to say no to themselves.
Comparing siblings, especially sisters, as a motivation tool is a recipe for disaster.
When I was a teenager, my weight started to creep out of control. I struggled to maintain it, much to the concern of my slim parents.
Experts are warning that there is a new threat to the wellbeing of young women: perfectionism.
Feeling valued is key to children's wellbeing; but some parents 'overvalue' their child, believing they are more special than others.
When we try to rescue our kids from hurt feelings by changing the people around them, we deny them the opportunity to learn valuable life skills.
After losing their daughter, two parents want other families to be aware of how deadly meningococcal disease can be.
My teenagers resist doing household chores. How can I teach them that doing chores are lifelong skills they will need as adults?
The world isn't neatly divided into bullies and the bullied; all victims conceal sins, and all villains carry sorrows and scars
As parents get to grips once with a new school year, we asked the experts for tips to make this school year the best ever.