Youth employment during the summer has gone down from about 75 percent to 40 percent. Why are so many American teenagers aren't working, and what are they doing instead?
Two separate teen pregnancy studies have been linked to MTV's 'Teen Mom' and '16 and Pregnant' reality shows. One reports lower teen pregnancy rates due to the shows, the other reports glamorized perceptions of teen motherhood.
Is it better to bring sunlight to a disturbing issue to draw attention to it? Or is there a risk of fear-mongering -- or even enabling copy-cats? Nowhere is that tension more pronounced than with news of a teen suicide.
Teen motherhood is something that perpetuates poverty and puts girls' health and life at risk, according to a new UN Population Fund report released today.
While parents of generations past struggled to have the dreaded 'sex talk,' today's parents must broach a whole new set of challenging topics from protocol for school shootings to texting while driving. Honesty is key.
One in three teenagers is 'just not interested' in driving, a new study says. While 20 years ago, more than two-thirds of teens obtained their driver's license before the age of 18, today, only 44 percent of teens have their licenses within their first 12 months of eligibility.