Social media use is weakly associated with depressed mood in the young, but it's not clear which way cause and effect runs.
Teenage rats that drank sugary beverages were less able than adult rats who drank the same to remember a specific location leading to an escape hatch.
Electronic baby simulators given to schoolgirls as part of a sex education program may make teenage girls more, not less, likely to become pregnant, a new Australian study has found.
Reassuring your child you love and support them unconditionally is crucial for a healthy relationship.
For too many adolescents in the world's poorest countries, life is like a cliff edge.
A shocking wave of school fires set by students across Kenya has elicited a range of counter-measures, none of which appears to get to the root of the problem.
Many adolescent pressures are age old, others newer, such as having followers on social media.