Adolescent Health : Health & Medical
For parents, there comes a point in time when they will have to deal with the effects of teaching their teenager how to drive. And while this can be a harrowing and sometimes traumatic experience for some, for the most people, the experience is both extremely exciting and rewarding.
The benefits of learning chess have long been studied, and although it is clear that chess certainly plays a huge role in early brain development, it is not exactly clear why. Studies in the early 70's focuses mainly on school groups and concluded that all participants gained considerable impro
More and more teenagers ask this question. They are on the look-out for jobs hiring at 14 so that they will have financial independence from their parents. Once they get these jobs, then they don't have to rely on their parents for pocket money. Some are even pushing their limits and saving eno
Throughout the year, holidays give many employees and students a free day off. While many take the day to get some rest at home, you may want to celebrate with friends and family. If you ...
The world of a teenager is filled with change. Changing bodies, changing thoughts and feelings, and a changing role in society make it an exciting, uncertain and often confusing time both for the teens themselves and their parents.
Do you remember when you were a child and the hours that you spent outside in the fresh air and sunshine? Today's children seem to be living an entirely different life than we did as children, but parents have the power to do something about it. It is time to make the outdoors fun again for you
Loans are available for parents who belong to low income groups to pay for placing their troubled adolescent children in reform or rehabilitation facilities. Loans are given by Government agencies and are dispersed by financial institutions.
They were once to be found only in the occasional pub on a Friday night, but today karaoke machines have invaded the home, much to the delight of the parents whose children are given them by adoring friends and relatives, and by the neighbours who have to put up with daily renditions of the current
Handmade wooden toys make a unique gift for any child. Because they are handmade, no two toys are completely identical. In addition, the toys do not look like the toys currently available in retail stores. For example, a wooden train does not bear any resemblance to mass-produced plastic trains. Woo
Today, unlike the days when father knew best, there is no typical family structure. This once traditional unit now runs a wide gamut. There are just as many single parent families as there are two parent families. In most two parent families, both father and mother work. Although many families also
The Lego brand has been around it seems like forever, and for some of us this is true. The creator of the Lego brand, Ole Kirk Christiansen created the Lego brand in 1934 by utilizing the Danish words LEG GODT and taking just the first two letters from each to come up with Lego.
Long, fun-filled days out in the sun playing games, splashing around in the water and just hanging out with friends are what make day camp so special to kids. Make sure your child has an easy, carefree time at camp by being sure he or she has all the right essentials. Most camps will send a list of
Karate is a very exciting martial art that focuses on character development, physical fitness and practical self-defence. Most karate classes are highly structured and follow an internationally recognised syllabus, where students are constantly encouraged to do their best, as they learn various skil
Many teens consider prom and homecoming as one of the most special, if not the most special highlight of their high school lives. Having gone through changes in their lives and the challenges of adolescence, these are the few times where they can celebrate their youth and transition to adulthood wit