Backpacks are a popular way for a child to carry his or her schoolwork. Oftentimes, however...
"Just 15 minutes longer." Sound familiar? Kids and parents frequently clash about when children need to sleep – and for how long. With school starting, children may need to adjust their sleep schedules.
If your teen daughter is trying to excel at sports, be aware of a syndrome called Female Athlete Triad. The triad is a combination of three conditions caused by an imbalance in the energy an athlete consumes and the energy expended.
Parents are powerful influences in helping their children develop self-esteem as they grow. Research shows that adolescents who grow up with high self-esteem are less likely to abuse drugs or drink compared to kids who grow up without a sense of self-worth.