Teen Life

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How do I encourage my teen to think about their future?

Many teens can only see as far as the weekend and find it difficult to comprehend how their present affects their future. 
 
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My teen sleeps all day, what can I do?

If you are the parent of a teenager, then you are probably all too familiar with your teen sleeping all day. It may be a part of growing up but there are meaures you can take.
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Can teen substance use and abuse be prevented?

Make sure that you talk to your child early about what you expect in his behaviour towards alcohol, tobacco and other drugs
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What problems can teen substance abuse cause?

Alcohol and drug abuse is a leading cause of teen death or injury related to car crashes, suicides, violence, and drowning.
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Tweens & teens: video games-how much is too much?

Sitting at a computer or console for hours on end, seven days a week, whether it's for fun or for work, isn't healthy for anyone, especially not for children.
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How should I respond to my child's questions about being gay?

It's common for teens to have questions about their sexuality...
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