Parenting Teens (12-17) Community
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This patient support community is for discussions relating to the challenges of parenting teens (age 12-17), including physical, emotional, and cognitive development, handling peer pressure, activities & sports, choosing a college, and relationships.

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RockRoseDec 05, 2014
reneegavinDec 04, 2014
RockRoseDec 04, 2014
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By reneegavin
This is something I am really struggling with. I feel like a hypocrite. I tell my soon to be 17 yo dd that I will t...
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RockRoseDec 04, 2014
finfan71Nov 25, 2014
finfan71Nov 25, 2014
thekidprespectiveNov 15, 2014
mumatfifteenMay 03, 2014
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By Lucy1031 Blank
I just found out that my 15 year old daughter and her 16 year old boyfriend had sex for the first time recently in ou...
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HelpforkidsNov 21, 2014
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By sue3708 Blank
My son is in 6th grade and soon to be 12. One of his friends is kissing his girlfriend in the halls....is this the a...
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lilangelwolfNov 21, 2014
RockRoseNov 19, 2014
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By unsureabouteverything
Should I let my 14 year old daughter get in the car with her driving friends?
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RockRoseNov 16, 2014
AnnieBrookeNov 16, 2014
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By mominthe801
My daughter & her boyfriend are both 17 and seniors in high school but they go to different high schools. They have ...
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margypopsNov 16, 2014
thekidprespectiveNov 15, 2014
XosheenaJun 20, 2014
mumatfifteenMay 04, 2014
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By mumatfifteen Blank
hi my name is cora im a single mum i got pregnant at fifteen im now 30 and my son jamie is 15 im worried that hes on...
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thekidprespectiveNov 16, 2014
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By ahobson
About a month ago my 14 year old step daughter tried to overdose on my lorazepam. We ended up in the ER for the entir...
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thekidprespectiveNov 15, 2014
ciaramariegAug 13, 2014
MarkLakewood3367Jun 30, 2014
mamallama124Jun 30, 2014
MarkLakewood3367Jun 30, 2014
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By mamallama124 Blank
My 15 yo daughter is very introverted. She wanted a pet of her own for years and was finally given permission to g...
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thekidprespectiveNov 14, 2014
MarkLakewood3367Jul 28, 2014
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By lsrlake Blank
I don't know what to do about my daughter. We always thought she was a good kid, but we have discovered that she has...
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thekidprespectiveNov 14, 2014
AnnieBrookeOct 28, 2014
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By kmherm
my 12 year old son is now in middle school (7th grade) and is very lazy and procrastonates when it comes to any kind ...
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thekidprespectiveNov 14, 2014
margypopsOct 28, 2014
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By maxinetwells
I think my daughter is skipping meals, is she anorexic?
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thekidprespectiveNov 14, 2014
AnnieBrookeNov 05, 2014
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By maxinetwells
Is it ok for my son to go on his own to a concert or should I suggest to go with him?
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RockRoseNov 14, 2014
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By maxinetwells
What should be a good bed time for a 14 year old?
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thekidprespectiveNov 14, 2014
bobbyhill19Nov 05, 2014
zippospotSep 24, 2014
JustAnotherFriendAug 23, 2014
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By superspecialawesome Blank
My 15 year-old sun asked me to buy him a zippo lighter. He says he wants one because they look cool and he wants to d...
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CelineGillNov 14, 2014
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By CelineGill
Let's answer the most common question about growing taller in teenage years.
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AnnieBrookeNov 11, 2014
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By NaomiJShaw
Is it ok for my son to be stuck on his laptop for hours or should there be a limit?
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AnnieBrookeNov 04, 2014
RockRoseNov 04, 2014
AnnieBrookeNov 04, 2014
AnnieBrookeNov 04, 2014
AnnieBrookeNov 04, 2014
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By DLG517
Hi, I was wondering if anyone can help me with a problem that's been going on for about ten years now and is getting ...
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AlymichNov 02, 2014
margypopsOct 25, 2014
margypopsOct 25, 2014
brigitte_grisantiOct 23, 2014
RockRoseOct 11, 2014
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By 1SadieGirl
Can my dad legally give me a spanking with his belt?
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AnnieBrookeNov 02, 2014
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By Alymich
I initially posted this to a forum discussing their children peeing/pooping on the floor around the house, then I not...
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RockRoseNov 02, 2014
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By maxinetwells
My daughter wants to become vegan how can I support her?
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