Health & nutrition
Jaysea Devoe is very zen, befitting her job as a yoga instructor - and she's just 12 years old.
Three pint-sized triplets have taken up boxing and it's not the first time they've had to put up a fight.
Linda and Lou Pelletier took their daughter to hospital last year to see a specialist. That didn't happen - instead they lost custody of her.
Alice Taylor lost her long locks yesterday to raise money to combat cancer, which has cut a swathe through her family.
... for having an eating disorder. Was that the right thing to do?
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Teens who smoke heavily could be changing the structure of their brains according to a new study.
Spike in teens with head lice attributed to head-to-head contact of selfies by health expert.
People think your child should 'just get over it', that it's a vanity issue, that a bit of tough love will fix everything.
This powerful, award-winning short film gives a teen perspective on eating disorders.
Lukas has muscular dystrophy and although his movement is limited his imagination is lively...
Things are finally looking up for one ill girl - she's finally home and she's met her pop idol.
"Unbelievably difficult" for Ashburton family as teen dies from rare disease.
Belgian lawmakers will vote on a bill to give extremely sick children the right to euthanasia.
Cate Chapin was misdiagnosed with the flu, anorexia and conjunctivitis before an ophthalmologist found the problem.
A medical mystery has led to a custody battle between a hospital and the parents of a sick teen.
When a teen boy dabbled in steroids he expected his doctor to be able to make the physical consequences simply disappear.
Teenagers are becoming seriously ill after taking laxative teas being pushed on them by powerful marketing through social media websites.
Children who have gone through trying times are more likely to be overweight by age 15, a new study suggests.
As a dad steps into boxing ring for charity event, his young son wages a battle of his own.
The first time my son asked how babies get in a mummy's tummy I said 'by magic'. Next time my answers will need to be more reliant on the truth.
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