Equipping parents with the right information on what to talk about, and how to talk about it, is a key step in addressing challenges to sexual health.
The outrage over the teen film 'Cuties' diverts attention from the social structures that enforce conflicting expectations on young women.
Start early and choose teachable moments over a 'big talk'.
The state-sponsored pop cultural renaissance of Korea shows how language isn't an obstacle to world domination.
Ko tā te kāwanatanga Kōrea whakahou i te ahurea o te marea, kei te whakaatu kāore te reo e aukati ana i tō angitu i te pae matawhānui o te ao.
Living near green spaces, or growing up in a deprived neighbourhood, were both linked to higher fitness levels among teens.
Many also openly admit to spying on or stalking their partners, suggesting that they may not know that there's anything wrong with the behaviors.
Social protection measures and food distribution targeting adolescents in informal settlements are urgently needed.
Teenagers told us they experienced racism at school, on social media, and in their wider community.
When it comes to discussing pornography and sexuality with their children, parents have to learn to be quiet and listen.
What needs attention is the lack of opportunity that drives sports betting.
A group of year seven students showed that relationships most of all – with friends, family and pets – gave their lives meaning.
Nigeria must give more attention to teaching of digital skills and issues surrounding digital life as digital technologies have come to stay.
"Never Have I Ever" is a fresh, fun and poignant addition to television’s repertoire of coming-of-age stories, especially for stories of Indian teenage girls.
Dogs can behave like teenagers too. But it's just a passing phase – and the quality of the dog-owner relationship matters.
American teens are much more perceptive about their political world than they are given credit for, a recent study shows.
Together the social and emotional 'jobs' of adolescence – developing intimate friendships and achieving autonomy – make teens uniquely resistant to calls for social distancing.
Many teens and college students are continuing to hook up and attend gatherings. Peer pressure and the way younger minds interpret risk could be to blame.
We don't know how long-lasting the effects of the virus will be, but the outbreak is already having a deep psychological impact on people and disrupting life on a massive scale.
New research finds that the different ways boys and girls use digital technology might explain the discrepancy.