A relationship between selenium concentration and depression has emerged in new Kiwi research.
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.
Think your teenager hates you and doesn't ever listen to you? Read this.
Taylor Swift has reached out to a bullied teen on Instagram, with an inspirational message.
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Experts are warning that there is a new threat to the wellbeing of young women: perfectionism.
Firstborns are the guinea pigs - they deal with parents learning how to be parents.
Dear kids, it is unbelievably hard to parent you, and I stand by my right to complain.
A teenager has stubbed out his addiction to synthetic cannabis and picked up a toolbelt.
A homeschooled Hutt teen's anti-bullying video has got the attention of Google bosses.
Teenagers, as young as 15, are using a popular smartphone app to arrange casual sexual encounters.
Tawhirirangi Mason used to torment classmates and teachers. Then something changed.
A man allegedly travelled hundreds of kilometres to pick up a 12-year-old girl he met online.
Dealing with a combination of hormones, peer pressure and bodily changes makes parenting teens like walking on eggshells.
Coping with a child who suffers from mental illness has taught me not to judge, not to ask why, not to doubt my abilities as a parent.
Jaysea Devoe is very zen, befitting her job as a yoga instructor - and she's just 12 years old.
The secret to teenage happiness evades most parents.
Teen has a permanent reminder of his last trip to Maccas, after getting his receipt tattooed on his arm.
In an attempt to show her daughter how quickly a picture can spread over the internet, one mum's 'lesson' backfired.
Teenagers are ending up in psychiatric care after being urged to commit suicide online.
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