Teenage Tribune

Dealing with Body Hair and Body Odor: Teens

Dealing with Body Hair and Body Odor: Teens

  Dealing with body hair Another change in your kids’ bodies during puberty is the growth of body hair in new places; in the legs, armpits, and the pubic area. ...

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Daily Pot Use Sends School Hopes Up in Smoke: Study

Daily Pot Use Sends School Hopes Up in Smoke: Study

  PARIS, September 9, 2014 (AFP) – Teenagers under 17 who use cannabis daily are 60 percent less likely to complete high school or get a degree than peers who ...

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Youths Who Try E-Cigarettes Triple Since 2011: Study

Youths Who Try E-Cigarettes Triple Since 2011: Study

  WASHINGTON, August 25, 2014 (AFP) – The number of US youths who have tried e-cigarettes tripled from 2011 to 2013, raising concerns about the potential for a new generation ...

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Violent Videogames Linked to Risk of Crime, Alcohol Abuse

Violent Videogames Linked to Risk of Crime, Alcohol Abuse

  WASHINGTON, August 4, 2014 (AFP) – Violent videogames glorifying antisocial characters could increase teenage gamers’ risk of criminal and other risky behavior like smoking and alcohol use, a US ...

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When and How to Talk About Sex with Your Children

When and How to Talk About Sex with Your Children

  Depending on their age and level of maturity, children have different levels of curiosity about body parts and physical intimacy. It is good parenting to satisfy that curiosity by ...

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