Whether it's getting them into bed, or getting them out of bed, parents know teens and sleep are in a constant tug of war. What parents and many others dealing with sleep-deprived teens may not realize is there's actual science behind this on-going teen sleep saga.More >> Parents desperate to get their troubled sleepers to bed are turning to synthetic melatonin, which is a supplement sold over the counter. But expert warn it could have adverse effects on child development.More >> Many adults turn to sleep aids like melatonin, but now more parents are giving them to their kids, too. We talked to physicians to see what they had to say about how it could affect your child's development.
From stranger danger to vulgar and inappropriate content, the internet can be a virtual minefield for minors. Our Cyber Expert offers tips to help manage what your kids are looking at online.More >> From stranger danger to vulgar and inappropriate content, the internet can be a virtual minefield for minors. Our Cyber Expert offers tips to help manage what your kids are looking at online.
No matter how you slice it, sexting comes with serious consequences. And the proliferation of cell phone use means that, unless parents step up to watch what their children are doing, it isn't going to get any better anytime soon. Darwyn Metzger offers some advice.
It's a habit many people have - reading and sending text messages when behind the wheel.More >> It's a habit many people have - reading and sending text messages when behind the wheel.
Worried about your teen texting while behind the wheel? A new cell phone application aims to put those fears at ease.More >> These days it seems everyone is texting. The problem is some do it while driving, others while walking down the street. Doctors are seeing increasingly serious injuries related to texting and walking.More >>