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Teens & Tweens

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Tips for Talking With Your Teen About Marijuana

As more states legalize recreational marijuana, it’s important that teens understand the potential risks of drug use.

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Your Teen’s First Gynecologist Visit: 5 Things To Know

Establishing care with a gynecologist is an important step for a teen girl. Learn what you can expect during your daughter's first visit.

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E-Cigarettes and Vaping: Are They Safe For Your Teen?

Use of tobacco cigarettes has decreased dramatically in recent years, but adolescent use of e-cigarettes – called vaping – is still increasingly common. Here's what parents need to know.

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Spring Forward for Kids and Teens: Adjusting to the Time Change

With daylight saving time, we spring ahead – but losing an hour of sleep can cause problems for both parents and children. Learn how you can help ease the transition.

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Is Your Child or Teenager at Risk for a Mental Health Crisis?

Learn the signs and symptoms that may suggest your child or teen is at risk for depression, anxiety or even suicide.

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A Healthy Start Back To School Means Up-To-Date Vaccinations

Whether your child is starting junior high or heading off to college, back-to-school is a time for your child to start fresh. That includes making sure your children are up-to-date on immunizations. And this year, that may mean a COVID-19 vaccine.

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Pair Your Child’s Sports Physical With a Well-Child Visit

The American Academy of Pediatrics advises combining your child’s sports physical with a routine well-child visit. This is more convenient than scheduling two appointments and has other advantages as well.

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How Vaccinating Kids and Teens Against COVID-19 Can Slow Spread, Variants

A UH Rainbow pediatric infectious disease specialist explains why children should get a COVID-19 vaccine and the part that children can play in stopping spread of the disease – and halting development of coronavirus variants.

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