Emergency contraception (EC) is clouded in misinformation and myths. An adolescent medicine specialist offers information to parents on teens and emergency contraception.
Practicing mindfulness or relaxation techniques can help teens build coping skills to address issues, such as anxiety disorders.
Final exams are right around the corner and teens may be tempted with dangerous stimulants to cram in some last-minute late-night studying.
Teen girls who experience irregular or missed periods may be suffering from Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, a condition where hormones become out of balance.
Going off, or returning to, college can be the first time teens manage their own health care. A pediatrician offers advice on making this transition easier.