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Teen Mental Health Issues and the “Not My Kid” Phenomenon

Ryan is 16 years old and a junior in high school. He is on the football team, he’s popular, and... Read full post »

Selfie Safety: What to Tell Your Teens Before They Snap Another Picture

Selfies. They’re everywhere. Teens love taking pictures to share moments in their lives, and their social media feeds are filled... Read full post »
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Teens and Tattoos: What Parents Need to Know

Americans love their ink. One in five have at least one tattoo, and the numbers are higher among young adults,... Read full post »

Lawn Mower Safety: Why Kids Should Stay Inside When You Cut the Grass

One of the first signs that weather is turning warmer is the sight of lawn mowers and the smell of... Read full post »

Preventing Teen Opioid Abuse and Misuse

Every year in the US, more than 250 million prescriptions are written for opioids. While there have been many reports... Read full post »

Addiction: A Real Disease

Addiction is a real disease. It is not a weakness. Or an easy thing to overcome just by willpower. Virtually,... Read full post »

Our Top 10 Posts of 2016

It is time, once again, to reflect on the last year and thank the many contributors to 700 Children’s (we... Read full post »

What You and Your Teen Need to Know About Male Birth Control

Today our teens have access to a wide variety of information, both real and false, right in the palm of... Read full post »