In the prologue to Sticks and Stones, author Emily Bazelon describes an episode in her life that happened two and a half decades ago.
According to a Canadian study of almost 3000 teenagers, 20% of them said they had traumatic brain injury.
Keeping kids out of trouble in the summer can be tough, but one local organization is determined to make sure young people are putting their free time to good use.
Battling acne is a problem for millions of Americans, and it can get especially bad in the summer heat. Now, there are new guidelines to treat it.
Still, the average teen Facebook user had 300 friends, and 7 in 10 said they are friends with their parents.
Summer, summer, summertime! It’s every kid’s favorite time of year, but too much time on their hands can be a concern for parents. A fun part-time summer job may be the answer.
According to a release, Christie signed a bill on Monday that prohibits minors under 14 years of age from using spray tanning facilities and prohibits minors under 17 years of age from using tanning beds.
A new study has identified, for the first time, specific strains of bacteria associated with pimples as well as others strains that may protect skin.
These are the top sleep away camps in the Philadelphia area that are sure to provide young adventurers with a summer full of fun and enrichment.
A new survey by Survata surprised the social networking world by documenting the rapid growth of Tumblr and Snap-Chat.
Suicide is known to be the third leading cause of death among teens.
Philadelphia police and SEPTA police are trying to track a group of teenagers who caused extensive damage to two buses in Mayfair late Saturday night.
A bill designed to crack down on the practice of “sexting” by minors in Pennsylvania is on its way to Governor Corbett’s desk, and a spokesman says the governor is expected to sign it.
It’s hard being a teenager with a disability, especially if your dream is being in theater. Now, one woman who lived that is providing free acting and singing lessons for dozens of disabled young people.
The Philadelphia district attorney’s office has dropped rape charges against five boys accused of attacking a girl at a recreation center last month.