Teen

Teens Less Likely To Cooperate If Requests Made In Controlling Tone

Teenage years are about the time when it becomes infinitely more difficult for parents to convince their kids to do just about anything. As teens begin to spread their wings, they tend to disregard mom’s or dad’s orders more often and if you speak in a particular tone, your teen is less likely to...
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Liars Tend To Be Male, Rich And Living In America

Apparently there's an epidemic of pants-on-fire! A study surveyed 40,000 15-year old teens from 9 countries and found that boys lie more often than girls. It also found that children from higher socioeconomic backgrounds tended to lie more often than those from lower ones and North Americans appear...
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New Family Link Feature Allows Parents To Control Device Time Of Their Kids

It's a real struggle between kids who seem to always been their smartphone and the parents who are trying to limit that time. So if your child has an Android phone, listen up and learn about the new Google feature. Last year Google Family Link was launched as a way for parents keep track of what a...
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Bond With Your Teen By Doing This One Thing

It can be a challenge to communicate with your teen. Truly connecting with the teen(s) in your life may sound like an impossible miracle on par with winning the lottery but doing this one simple thing can build an unbreakable bond, listen. "Listen" means listen. Not just stop talking or...
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Cruise Company Offers A Sweet Trade Deal For A Snapchat Name

It started off like any other day for 15-year-old Darian Lipscomb. He had breakfast, headed to school for a full day’s learning. However around his hometown of Prospect, Virginia, signs were being peppered in locations that said, 'Hey Prospect, does anyone know Darian?' Residents of the small...
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Kid Successfully Sells Spot In Line for iPhone X

Christmas came early for many iPhone fans as the iPhone X went on sale today. While most purchased the latest Apple device for their own usage, reports of people immediately re-selling them to people in line for a profit have been reported worldwide. However one industrious Australian kid made a...
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App Stops Internet Trolls From Cyber-bullying By Only Sending Positive Messages

The number one free app on iTunes is one that send anonymous compliments! In a positive change from the negative comments that so-called "trolls" send, the tbh (To Be Honest) app is all about the mental health of millions of teens. You sign in with your first and last name, select your school,...
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Women Who Wait A Little Longer To Start A Family May Live Longer

Some promising news for women and couples who want to delay starting a family. A recent study has found that women who wait until their 30s to start having kids may live longer. The study looked at women that were 65 years old and inquired about the age when they mothered children. They found those...
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Ocala Teen Makes Debut On Jeopardy! Teen Tournament Tonight

It seems that the smarts of those living in the Heart of Florida continues to be showcased to the nation. In September Sharren Gibbs of Gainesville ended a 10 year journey to be a contestant on the TV gameshow, Jeopardy! Now it’s Leeyu Addisu of Ocala's turn. The 14 years old Vanguard high School...
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