So long baby bottles, hello puberty. It's a brave new world when your kid enters the teen and tween years. Here's practical expert parenting advice on how to have the sex talk, navigate teen driving, plan for college and tackle every other problem that you have (or haven't) thought of.



Vaping on the Rise Among Teens

E-cigarettes aren't benign, but teen usage is on the rise anyway.

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Outpouring of Support After Video About Teen Bullying Goes Viral

The emotional plea by Keaton Jones is touching the hearts of millions of people.

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Less Stress, More Success: Essential Back to School Apps for Parents

Easier parent-teacher communication and planning are at your fingertips with these new and improved back to school apps. ...

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Star Turn: Chuck Todd

The only thing NBC News’ political director and moderator of Meet the Press loves more than life in the DC fast lane are ...

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How to Deal with Procrastination Pushback

Beat the "I'll do it later" excuse for good.

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One Less Thing to Stress About: Screen Time

The notion of screen time is outdated, and so is the mandate to constantly watch the clock.

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Cash In

Crowdfunding is the newest, easiest way to raise dough for your kid's school, community group or athletic team. Her...

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Modern Life: A Family's Choice to Adopt Internationally

One family's account of choosing to adopt internationally and raising their two daughters in the US.

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The Challenges of Raising Special Needs Children

It takes a sensitive village to raise a special needs kid—here's how all of us can help.

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Celebrity Parents

Our favorite celebrities dish on their starring role as parents.

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Parents’ Puberty Questions—Answered

We covered everything from first bras to pimples in our guide for moms of tweens and teens. But there’s so much more to ...

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