Parents of Teens

The teenage years are full of ups and downs. Juggling new independence, parents’ hopes and rules, and peer pressure is not easy. Many questions will arise during this time. Below you will find answers to common questions and links to sites you can trust.

Hot Topics for Parents of Teens

Talking to Teens About Drugs and Alcohol
Pediatrics, P.C. Vaccination Schedule
Sun Safety
How to Talk About Sex With Your Teen
Behind the Wheel: Helping Teens Become Safe Drivers
Reduce the Risk of Gun Injury
Alcohol: The Most Popular Choice
Dietary Measures : Obesity
Supplements and Young Athletes
AAP Recommendations on Limiting Sun Exposure in Children and Supporting Legislation to Prohibit Salon Tanning by Minors
Teens and Acne


Online Resources for Parents

The following websites are excellent sources of information for the health and well being of your children. They can be trusted to provide correct and honest information.