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NJ Teen Drug Use By the Numbers

Ever wonder how many teenagers really abuse drugs and alcohol in the Garden State? Here are the statistics.

Are Your Children Getting Enough Sleep?

Are your kids (and you) getting the required amount of shut-eye according to the latest sleep recommendations?

An Alarming Number of Teens Are Drivers in Deadly DUI Crashes in NJ

Teenagers who get behind the wheel drunk are responsible for a significant percentage of all fatal alcohol-related crashes in the state.

How to Tell If Your Teen Has An Eating Disorder

More than 300, 000 suffer from eating disorders in New Jersey. Is your teen one?

Provide Stress Relief for Your Overscheduled Teen

Help your teen deal with their jam-packed schedule and school pressures with tips on reducing and managing stress.

Should Your Son Get the HPV Vaccine?

Think HPV just affects your daughters? Here are the reasons your boys should get vaccinated as well.

New Jersey Author of Pandemic Wins A Book Prize

Chatham author Yvonne Ventresca took home a Crystal Kite award for her YA book.

Should Your Kid Do a Gap Year Program?

If it is for volunteering, traveling or on-the-job experience, a gap year between high school and college can be beneficial for your teen.

Cool Metallic Flash Tattoos For Your Kids

These temporary flash tattoos are cool and trendy and your teen will love wearing them.

5 Must-Haves for Teen's Rooms

If they are still at home, or away at school, these major must-haves will make their room stand out.

What Kind of Learning Style Works Best for Your Kid?

When it comes to learning, everyone uses three senses: hearing, seeing and doing—But for most of us, one sense is stronger than the rest, and identifying which is dominant (and tailoring studying to it) can be key to acing school. Don’t know your teen’s style? Have them take this quiz to find out!

NJ High Schools by the Numbers

Where does Jersey rank according to national standards?

Prom Dresses for Under $100

You don't have to break the bank to make a big impression. These pretty styles are all under $100—and sure to make her standout on her big night.

Sexting: What you Need to Know

This teen phenomenon on the rise and one in four teens have sexted. Has Yours?

How to Cope With Severe Acne

What to do when your teen has “bad skin.”