Olive liked cakes and shopping and hated Mondays. Daily extracts from her 1914 diary are being published on Twitter.
I found it easy to talk about sex with my kids when they were younger. It's a different story now they're teens.
The number of teenage licence holders has plummeted in the past five years in a growing desire for a carless life.
Explicit sex education at a West Coast primary school sparked a flurry of shocked complaints.
Are modern parents too reluctant to let their children enter the workforce?
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She's a beauty pageant veteran, heading for London. Is this New Zealand's next super-model?
If you watch one thing today make it this slam poem by 17-year-old Savannah Brown.
Almost one in three boys and and more than half of girls have an episode of depression or anxiety during their teens.
The time until my kids go off to university is no longer counted in terms of years. It's this year.
A nonprofit US organisation is controversially providing free plastic surgery to teens who have been bullied because of their looks.
Old Spice has unveiled a hilarious new commercial that's up there with some of the brand's best (and zaniest) work.
Is it time your teenager got a part-time job?
It took two years for a teenager to gather the courage to tell his Catholic classmates that he was gay.
Are Lorde and Lydia Ko's teenage peers inspired or daunted by their achievements?
School principals are worried students will take their own lives if more guidance counsellors are not made available.
Girls who start puberty early may be at particular risk for problem behaviours as teenagers, a new study suggests.
Almost 40 per cent of teens suffer from sleep disorders lasting more than a month.
"So, becoming an adult is just really scary for you?" I asked. "Yes," she sniffled. Amy is 30 years old.
During an argument with my 15-year-old daughter, I found out that she and her boyfriend recently started having sex.
Auckland-based psychologist David Stebbing tackles the tricky issue of explaining the Roast Busters outrage to kids.
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