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  1. Partying: 7 Things That Can Go Wrong

    Partying sounds fun. But sometimes, parties get out of hand. Here are seven risky scenarios and ways to work around them. You already know that it's illegal if you're underage. But alcohol is often part of parties -- and some teens drink so much that they put their lives at risk. "I've seen people c

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  2. How to Tell if Someone Likes You

    When you like someone, it can be tough to tell if they like you back. But if you're ever going to get together, you have to start somewhere. Figuring out if someone likes you is the first step toward a healthy relationship. So here's how to do that. Hint: It's all about healthy self-esteem for yours

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  3. How to Break Up With Someone

    When you first started dating, you were so into your boyfriend/girlfriend. Now you're just not feeling it anymore. You want out. How do you break up without making someone miserable -- or making them hate you forever? Don't stress -- that's not good for you. But first, here's what NOT to do: Don't t

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  4. What Is Sexual Harassment?

    A new girl starts at a high school and soon begins dating a guy. They break up. Other students start calling her names and spreading sex-related rumors about her. Even though her teachers know what's going on, they ignore it. This isn't just bullying. It's sexual harassment. And if this happens to y

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  5. Dealing with Early Puberty

    Puberty isn't easy -- especially when you go through it before any of your friends. "It's a huge amount of change in a very short period of time," says Pamela Murray, MD, MPH. "Change is always tough." Murray is a pediatrics professor at West Virginia University. Your body is going to go through a l

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  6. Teen Depression: What to Know

    There's a lot going on in your life -- school, friends, relationships, body changes -- so it's no surprise that your emotions are all over the place sometimes. So how do you know if your roller coaster of feelings is normal or something that could be a problem? Start by asking yourself these questio

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  7. The Guy's Guide to Dealing With Late Puberty

    It can be tough to start puberty way after other guys you know. They're already growing, their voices are changing. And you might be stuck with this: Teased at school for being short People think you're younger than you are Have trouble keeping up with bigger, stronger guys in PE or sports Feel left

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  8. After a Concussion: What to Do

    Have you ever hit your head in a game or after a fall -- and felt anything like this afterward: Have trouble concentrating. Get distracted easily by noises and lights. Feel "zoned out." Have trouble focusing on your homework. Forget to do assignments. Forget stuff you learned recently, including thi

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  9. Coming Out as a LGBT Teen

    Erin Oliveri started to realize she was a lesbian when she was about 13. “We’d be playing kissing games at parties and I didn’t want to kiss any of the guys,” she says. For the next few years, she struggled with figuring out her sexual identity. Growing up on Staten Island -- a short ferry ride away

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  10. LGBT Teens and Stress

    Being a teenager is tough. But teens who identify themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgendered (LGBT) -- as well as those who are still coming to terms with their sexuality -- often have it much tougher still. Bullying, teasing, harassment, and sometimes physical violence are not uncommon

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