Adolescents with hay fever have higher rates of anxiety and depression

Although allergies affect more than 50 million Americans, they are occasionally misunderstood and can be.

Parents may help prep kids for healthier, less violent relationships

Warm, nurturing parents may pass along strategies for building and maintaining positive relationships to their.

Comments on social networks also reinforce socialisation during adolescence

Cybergossiping occurs when two or more people make evaluative comments on a digital device about.

Lack of sleep could cause mood disorders in teens

Chronic sleep deprivation–which can involve staying up late, and waking up early for work or.

Brain’s appetite regulator disrupted in obese teens

Researchers using advanced MRI to study obese adolescents found disrupted connectivity in the complex regions.

Teenage depression linked to father’s depression

Adolescents whose fathers have depressive symptoms are more likely to experience symptoms of depression themselves,.

Video game boosts sex health IQ and attitudes in minority teens

A videogame designed by Yale researchers to promote health and reduce risky behaviour in teens.

Teens are growing up more slowly today than they did in past decades

Today’s teens are growing up more slowly than their counterparts from previous decades Many people.

New study on the placebo effect and antidepressants in children and adolescents

Although the clinical efficacy of antidepressants in children and adolescents is proven, it is frequently.

Ethnic diversity in schools may be good for students’ grades, study suggests

Early adolescents’ grades were higher when they socialised with peers from other ethnicities, according to.