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Encourage teens to discuss relationships, experts say

Healthcare providers and parents should discuss key aspects of healthy relationship, including respect, communication and value of health.

08 Nov 2018 8:56 AM

Eating pasta during pregnancy doubles risk of kids getting Type 1 diabetes as teens

Study found more gluten women ate during pregnancy, higher chance their child would develop condition by age of 16.

20 Sep 2018 1:46 PM

Smartphone use may increase risk of ADHD in teens

ADHD is a brain disorder with symptoms that include a pattern of inattention, hyperactive behaviour and impulsiveness.

19 Jul 2018 8:37 AM

Teenagers' lack of sleep tied to high blood pressure, more body fat

Longer sleep and higher sleep efficiency associated with lower blood pressure, less fat mass, and low cholesterol levels.

16 Jun 2018 11:25 AM

More than half of gay males on hookup apps are underage

Study is first known research to document gay and bisexual teenage boys use sex and dating apps designed for adult men to find partners.

29 May 2018 9:11 AM


End of the Fucking World

Both, seventeen, are in conflict with their own thoughts.

26 May 2018 12:34 AM

Teens who stay up till late night more prone to emotional and behavioural issues

Night owls 88 per cent more likely to have emotional, behavioral problems and 25 per cent more likely to have poor mental health.

17 May 2018 9:20 AM

Some teens may have mental health issues after weight-loss surgery

Study find after two years, roughly one in three kids had some mental health problem, such as depression, anxiety or behavioural disorders.

12 May 2018 8:44 AM

Girl waiting for bus gangraped by four men

The woman also told the police the name of one of the men they were calling out during the assault.

04 May 2018 4:41 AM

Vaping tied to higher risk that teens will try marijuana, says study

Teens who use e-cigarettes may be twice as likely to smoke pot as their peers who never try vaping

24 Apr 2018 7:56 AM


Teenage boy rescued after being lost for 12 hours in Los Angeles sewage

Jesse Hernandez had been playing with other children on wooden planks when he fell about 25 feet and landed in fast-moving sewage.

03 Apr 2018 11:39 AM

Youngsters more likely to plead guilty to crimes they did not commit: study

Teenagers were significantly less influenced in their decision-making by whether they were guilty or innocent than adults were.

16 Mar 2018 1:41 PM

Teen parents jailed after they let rats gnaw their newborn baby

Baby had rodent bites all over her arms, fingers, hands and face, including an inch-long cut on her forehead.

03 Feb 2018 4:28 PM

Youngster caught by mum raping friend, handed over to police

Woman catches her son performing sex act on crying 14-year boy, he admits raping girl, 11, in alley as well.

02 Feb 2018 4:54 PM

Teenager has throat ripped open by sandwich he ate

Youngster from Missouri spends 106 days in hospital after being diagnosed with eosinophilic esophagitis.

18 Jan 2018 2:00 PM


2 teens kill homeless man with cleaver 'because it was funny'

Both of them were found guilty of manslaughter but neither was in the dock to hear the verdicts after refusing to leave their prison cells.

13 Jan 2018 6:15 PM

Brazilian teen with rabies becomes 5th person in world to be cured of deadly disease

He is second person in Brazil to be cured of rabies, after Recife-based Marciano Menezes was saved in 2009

13 Jan 2018 5:24 PM

Teen girl shot dead in game of Russian roulette

Palloma Lima died shortly after being abandoned while she was critically injured, at hospital in Gama near Brasilia.

10 Jan 2018 4:02 PM

Childhood trauma from teenage sexual identity linked to suicidal behaviours

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among adolescents and young adults.

19 Dec 2017 8:21 AM

Teenage mothers are at a higher risk of diseases later in their life, says study

Research shows women who became first-time moms in their teens have greater risks for heart disease and blood vessel disease.

02 Nov 2017 11:08 AM