TeenHealthInfo for Parents:|
Are you a mother or father of a teenager? We have lots of information for you. Click on the links below to find out more.
Talking to your teenager
you talked to your teenage daughter or son about sex? How about drugs?
These are important issues; children whose parents have talked to them
about sex and drugs are less likely to become involved in them in the
first place. Click here to find out the best way to talk to your kids.
General Teen Health
In this section we talk about taking your teenage son or daughter to
the doctor. Being up-to-date on all immunizations and having regular
check-ups will prevent disease later in life. Girls should visit the
gynecologist if they are sexually active or over 18. Inside we discuss
these general health issues.
you and your spouse getting divorced? While this may be a very tough
time for you, it may be even more difficult for your children. Click
the link above to learn the best way to tell your children the news and
how to handle the divorce with your kids.
Going to College
your kid to college? Going to college is a big change for many
teenagers. It may also be a big change for their parents. Hear what
other parents and their teens have to say about going away for the first
of the most common questions we receive from teens and their parents is
about problems in school. Learning disabilities are common and if you
think your teen may have difficulty learning, you should see a doctor.
Inside we discuss Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Learning