(HealthDay)—Neither parents' nor adolescents' knowledge about human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines predicts vaccination compliance, according to a study published online Sept. 15 in Pediatrics.
Children born to women who took antidepressants during pregnancy are statistically likelier to develop the mental disorder called ADHD, researchers said on Tuesday.
Sharing regular family meals with children may help protect them from the effects of cyberbullying, according to a study by McGill professor Frank Elgar, Institute for Health and Social Policy. Because family meal times represent ...
Study finds teenagers are far more sensitive than adults to the immediate effect or reward of their behaviors
Don't get mad the next time you catch your teenager texting when he promised to be studying. He simply may not be able to resist.
Best friends' drinking can negate the protective effects of an alcohol dehydrogenase 1B gene variant
Patterns of alcohol use that begin during adolescence are important factors in the development of alcohol use disorders (AUDs) during adulthood. While researchers know that adolescent drinking is influenced by both genetic ...