Youth tobacco use has risen dramatically in the last year, according to a new study released by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
It has been a deadly year in the District and as it comes to a close, the violence has not slowed. A medical examiner found 13 children in the District died by homicide and a newly released D.C. police report found 13 juveniles were also arrested for murder in 2018.
Some new studies associate excessive screen time with mental health issues or increased anxiety. ABC News’ technology correspondent Becky Worley led a group of 10 teens through a social media detox.
U.S. News and World Report’s 2018 list of the Best Cars for Teens, both new and used, keeps safety and reliability first.
At “Camp Embers,” high school girls between the ages of 16 and 18 will get a chance to explore firefighting as a career.
The Richmond division of the FBI will host its second annual Youth Academy this summer to give teens a comprehensive look at today’s FBI.
Baltimore County police say two girls, both juveniles, have been arrested, and that they are continuing to pursue the other two suspects.
D.C. Fire and Emergency Services Department spokesman Vito Maggiolo tells news outlets that the group consisted of a total of 48 younger teenagers and three adults. He says that most of them were taken as a precaution.
A federal court in Washington has told the Trump administration that the government can’t interfere with the ability of pregnant immigrant teens being held in federal custody to obtain abortions.
Lean Plate Club™ blogger Sally Squires has suggestions on encouraging teenagers not to skip the most important meal of the day.
In a world of social networking, the types of friendships that today’s teens form can affect their mental and emotional health for years to come.
The crime of teen sex trafficking is not going away. In fact, it’s only getting worse, experts say. One part of the solution is education.
A new study published in the journal Translational Psychiatry looks into why girls are more vulnerable to depression than boys.
Mark Yantsos, of Gaithersburg, has a three-decade career of coaching high school-level girls and boys basketball in Maryland and New York City.
A free Montgomery County, Maryland conference aims to help prepare teens to handle difficult situations before they happen.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.