How does one explain suicide to a child? It is a concept that many adults do not understand.
Angela Lee Duckworth discovers the single most significant predictor for success in children and it isn’t social intelligence, physical health, attractiveness or even IQ.
The greatest challenge of mothering a daughter is to allow them to be themselves.
I support my beautiful 17-year-old's decision to come out but worry about people's reactions.
When your child decides to live with your ex, instead of split their time between homes.
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When is it normal for a boy's voice to change?
In the age of sexting, social media and online porn, how do young men learn to be healthy, happy sexual beings?
My 12-year-old forbade me to read her phone, so of course I thought something was up and had a snoop. Trouble is I couldn't decode the text talk.
My children grew up thinking money grows on trees. But my eldest has finally learned to appreciate a dollar - thanks to her new job.
Carleigh O'Connell found herself the target of a mean (and public) joke, but instead of falling victim she fought back with a bum selfie.
Jaylani Turner has been brushing up on her Te Reo for when she competes in the Face of the Globe pageant in Paris later this year.
Steve Irwin's teenage daughter has a crusade of her own - urging teens girls to cover up, go makeup free and let their light shine through.
Can a teen's quest for a thigh gap lead to a full-fledged eating disorder?
There are six really big and very connected problems with all the fear swirling around a girl's budding sexuality.
My 12-year-old son doesn't read for pleasure any more. Do you have any suggestions on what might fire up his imagination (in an age-appropriate way!).
When they say fake it 'til you make it, they rarely mean your period. But that is exactly what happens in this hilarious new ad.
Teenager Rudy Hummel decided to sleep in his tree house for an entire year - braving freezing conditions along the way.
In a world where the pressures on girls are greater than ever, one age-old influence still rises above all others.
What you say and what your kids hear can be two different things.
What are the practical things that modern parents can do to help their teens when life throws them a curve ball?
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