Electronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens, the government’s annual drug use survey finds.
After 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 are asking for people’s help to find a man suspected of sexually assaulting two teenage girls in Laurel, Maryland.
Teen 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.
Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
One 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.
The “game” involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour lighter fluid all over their body before lighting the flame.
Adding a teenage driver to a married couple’s car insurance policy leads to a 79% higher average annual premium
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.
An autistic Maryland teenager tells The Washington Post that he wants to remain friends with the girls accused of abusing him.