5 Ways to Spot a Fad Diet for Teens
Here are 5 clues that a diet may be more about empty promises than real results.
Amphetamines: What Parents Need to Know for Parents
Amphetamines (including prescription diet pills) are highly addictive stimulants that accelerate functions in the brain and body.
Is Dieting OK for Kids? for Kids
What is dieting and should kids do it, too? Find out in this article for kids.
Eating Disorders for Parents
Eating disorders are common among teens and kids, especially young women. Read about the warning signs, prevention strategies, and ways to help a child with an eating disorder.
Medicines for Diabetes for Parents
Whether your child is taking insulin or pills (or both) to control diabetes, it's important to learn how diabetes medicines work.
Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) for Teens
High blood pressure, also called hypertension, is more common in adults, but it can happen at any age. Learn what it is, how to prevent it, and how to treat it.
The Deal With Diets for Teens
With all the focus on dieting, how do you figure out what's healthy and what isn't? Read this article to get the basics on dieting.
Safety Tips: Wrestling for Teens
In wrestling, injuries are bound to happen sometimes. To keep things as safe as possible, follow these tips.
Treating Type 2 Diabetes for Parents
Kids who are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes will need a diabetes management plan to help them manage the condition and stay healthy and active.
Sometimes, normal body-image concerns cross the line and become eating disorders. Here's how to help if your friend might have a problem.