April 10, 2014
People are most likely to begin abusing drugs—and that includes tobacco, alcohol, and illegal and prescription drugs—as teens and young adults. Learn about ways to help teens struggling with addiction from a new guide by the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
April 9, 2014
Researchers at the University of Illinois wanted to see if doing real-world projects, with support from adults, helps young people establish and pursue goals.
April 8, 2014
Even when teen pregnancy rates go down in the long-term, setbacks can still happen from year to year. Two South Carolina programs share how they respond to such news.
April 4, 2014
A chapter in "Handbook of Child Well-Being" scans the research to pinpoint the factors that make community service beneficial for young people.