teens

Giving you an inside look at video game addiction rehab

Whether you're a kid or an adult, you may play video games every day -- it's natural for many people to play and then get on with their lives. Some people, though, are unable to, and they can become addicted to the screen.

Study: 1 in 13 US males reported having sex before age 13

The percentage of boys who start having sex at a young age can vary based on factors such as where they live and their mothers' education level, according to a new study. Yet among those boys, only about half described their first time as something they fully "wanted."

'Five Feet Apart' injects new wrinkle into ill-teen romance

The dying teen/young-adult romance is such a familiar Hollywood genre that websites can devote lists to it. So "Five Feet Apart" -- an earnest story about two teens afflicted with cystic fibrosis -- must be viewed within that context, which offers a solid showcase for its young leads, Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse, while laboring to flesh out a complete movie.

Cut back on screen time in 2019

One of the most important New Year's resolutions every parent should make for 2019 is to ensure everyone in the family spends less time with screens. Since last year, a number of new studies have confirmed that the effects of technology on kids are even worse than many parents feared.