This Month's Topic

Learn more about Teen Physicals

Teen Physicals: What's included?

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that adolescents have a complete physical every year because adolescence is a time of great change both physically and emotionally.

Teen smoking: 10 ways to help teens stay smoke-free

Teen smoking might begin innocently enough, but it can become a lifelong habit.

Teen sleep: Why is your teen so tired?

Teens are notorious for staying up late at night and being hard to rouse in the morning. Your teen is probably no exception.

Teen weight loss: Safe steps to a healthy weight

Teenage obesity is a dangerous - and growing - problem. There's no magic bullet for teen weight loss, but there's plenty you can do to help.