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A Teen’s Perspective: Coping with your child moving away

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As a college freshman, this is the first time I have lived on my own, and my parents have been uneasy. I understand how difficult it must be for them ...

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5 Simple Steps to a Healthy Family Media Diet

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You balance their meals, so why not their media? Learn the secrets to a well-balanced media diet. Many parents struggle with exactly how much screen time is OK for their kids. ...

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Protecting Girls From Negative Media Influences

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As reported by both MSNBC and The New York Daily News, Susanna Barrett — whose daughter appeared on Toddlers & Tiaras — is denouncing TMZ and other news outlets for ...

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Teenagers and sleep

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Teenagers and Sleep- they need more than you think Teenagers don’t get enough sleep, and the consequences can be harmful, says Nyack Hospital sleep medicine specialist Anita Bhola, M.D. Parents ...

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How to Ask a Boy Out

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Crushing on the class cutie? This is the 21st century – don’t wait for him to ask you out! Asking a boy out makes you seem confident, cool, and collected, ...

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Safe Facebook for girls?

Yes, there is a safe “Facebook- like” application out there and it’s called About Me. Since many of our girls who visit our girls site, Miss O, are under 13 ...

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Social Media, Teen Life

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Social Media, Social Life: How Teens View Their Digital Lives is the latest research report from Common Sense Media's Program for the Study of Children and Media.

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TED Talk speaker, Juliette Brindak, middle school is tough

Juliette Brindak

Juliette Brindak – TED Talk speaker Juliette Brindak, 25, is a co-founder and partner of Miss O and Friends, a lifestyle socialization brand for tween girls, primarily ages 8-14. At ...

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