Tweens to teens
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DHBs have achieved a national target aimed at getting drug-addicted teens the help they need.
Feeling valued is key to children's wellbeing; but some parents 'overvalue' their child, believing they are more special than others.
Comparing siblings, especially sisters, as a motivation tool is a recipe for disaster.
A relationship between selenium concentration and depression has emerged in new Kiwi research.
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Got a high school or university kid who zones out with TV instead of tackling his study? You might be part of the problem.
My daughter is friends with a pair of twins, but gets on better with one. Can she invite one twin to hang out without the other?
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.
It's natural for parents to want to wrap their kids in cotton wool, but for one couple it was the only thing they could do to save their daughter's life.
Half of Christchurch's schools will see decile increases but only one in 10 Auckland schools will. Check your school's details here.
Increased smart device use at schools is hampering pupils' computer skills development, industry experts say.
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.
At 14, a "wasted" Chloe* passed out and woke up to a guy trying to "get with" her.
Combining fashion design and marketing, a brother and sister fulfill dream of own business in early 20s.
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