Survey: E-cigs Surpass Regular Cigs in Teen UseElectronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens, the government's annual drug use survey finds.
Va. Crime Commission To Discuss Lessening 'Sexting' PenaltiesAfter several stories involving 'sexting' among teenagers in Virginia drew national attention earlier this year, the Virginia State Crime Commission is discussing the criminal consequences of such behavior.
Police Looking For Suspect in Sexual Assault of Two Laurel TeenagersPolice are asking for people's help to find a man suspected of sexually assaulting two teenage girls in Laurel, Maryland.
Pediatricians Urge IUDs or Implants For Teen GirlsTeen girls who have sex should use IUDs or hormonal implants — long-acting birth control methods that are effective, safe and easy to use, the nation's most influential pediatricians' group recommends.
Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should KnowParents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
1 Teen Killed, 2 Others Seriously Injured In Md. AccidentOne teenager was killed and two others were taken to the hospital with serious injuries after their car hit a tree early Saturday morning in Montgomery County.
Parents Urged To Warn Teens Against Taking Dangerous 'Fire Challenge'The "game" involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour lighter fluid all over their body before lighting the flame.
Adding A Teen Driver To Your Insurance Leads To 79% Higher CostAdding a teenage driver to a married couple’s car insurance policy leads to a 79% higher average annual premium
Plan To House Immigrant Children In Va. on Hold A U.S. government plan to temporarily shelter hundreds of Central American children and teenagers on the campus of a closed college in rural Virginia was put on hold Monday amid complaints by local officials that they were kept in the dark.
Autistic Boy Wants Charges Dropped For Girls Accused of Abusing HimAn autistic Maryland teenager tells The Washington Post that he wants to remain friends with the girls accused of abusing him.
Va. 'Sexting' Probe Implicates More Than 100 Teens Authorities say more than 100 central Virginia teenagers have been implicated in a six-county "sexting" investigation.
Study Finds Many Preteens Have High Cholesterol There's fresh evidence that a lot of young people could be headed for heart trouble. A large study of preteens in Texas found that about one-third of them had borderline or high cholesterol when tested during routine physical exams.