Pediatricians Endorse Weight Loss Surgery For Severely Obese Kids And Teens: 'It Changed My Life'Weight loss surgery has traditionally been viewed as a procedure for adults with severe obesity who haven't been able to lose weight or keep it off. Now, pediatricians are calling for it to be more accessible for children and teens with severe obesity too.
High School E-Cigarette Use Has Jumped Nearly 80%, FDA Wants New RegulationsVaping increased nearly 80% among high schoolers and 50% among middle schoolers since last year.
FDA Plans To Launch New Restrictions On E-Cigarette FlavorsTaking on epidemic levels of teen e-cigarette use, the US Food and Drug Administration is expected to announce new restrictions on the sale of e-cigarette products an agency official confirmed Thursday.
Report: Almost 1 In 11 Students Has Vaped Cannabis Nearly 1 in 11 middle and high school students in the US has used cannabis in an e-cigarette, according to a new report.
Teen's Headache Turns Out To Be Rare, Life-Threatening IllnessAn Iowa teen dealing with headaches is now fighting for his life after doctors discovered he was actually suffering from a rare brain disease.
Caught On Camera: Teen Pushed Off Bridge Suffers 5 Broken RibsInstead of safely getting off the bridge, a family friend comes up from behind and apparently pushes an unsuspecting Jordan into the water.
Teens in Detroit Jobs Program to Learn Financial LiteracyAbout 130 teens participating in a Detroit summer employment program also will learn about personal financial literacy.
Teen Contracts Deadly Illness After Working Out Too MuchA teen in Texas is lucky to be alive after what he thought was soreness from the gym turned out to be a deadly illness instead.
Teen Develops 'Wet Lung' After Vaping For 3 Weeks, Doctors SayA teen in Pennsylvania had to be placed on a breathing machine after doctors say she developed "wet lung" from vaping.
Police: Dad Poses As Teen Daughter, Catches Alleged Child PredatorTodd Thomas discovered that his 14-year-old child was secretly sexting with 42-year-old Hugo Rabson.
Teen Killed Seconds After Taking Off Seat Belt To Take A SelfieThe parents of a 16-year-old ejected from a car after she removed her seat belt to take a selfie are turning their grief into action.
House Approves Bill Allowing Parental EavesdroppingLANSING (AP) — Michigan's House wants to give parents free reign in listening to their children's conversations. In a 105-3 vote, lawmakers passed the bill that adds parental exemptions to Michigan's eavesdropping prohibition. Eavesdropping is defined as overhearing, recording, amplifying or transmitting conversations intended to be private
Study Finds Bullies and Their Targets the Same in Many Casest may have been inevitable that cyberbullying would twist inside out, knotting up some kids to the point that they role-play both sides of a conflict — the aggressor and the target — and post vile comments about themselves online. Think of it as the digital equivalent to cutting, a way for hurting kids to talk about the awful things going on inside their heads.
Youth In Detroit Summer Jobs Program Gain More Than a PaycheckA University of Michigan study suggests some students in Detroit's summer jobs program get more out of it than a paycheck. Researchers say participants are more likely to stay enrolled in school in the two academic years following employment in Grow Detroit's Young Talent program.
Teens Face Murder Charges In Thrown Sandbag From I-75 Overpass IncidentMurder charges have been filed against four Toledo teens accused of killing a Warren man when they threw a sandbag off an I-75 overpass.