Dating violence. Digital stalking. Sexual pressure. Sexually transmitted diseases. Learn the risks teens face today and know it's never too early–or too late–to teach your kids about safe relationships. Brought to you by Be Smart. Be Well.
For teens, new relationships are exciting and dramatic. They can also be dangerous. Teen dating violence is on the rise, and sexually active teens are at highest risk for sexually transmitted diseases. Expert advice to help keep teens safe and tips for talking to teens about safe relationships here.
Learn more about digital abuse and teen dating violence. With Claretha Cross, Domestic Violence Liaison Officer with the Chicago Police Department.
Kari was a happy teenager with hope and ambition. Then an abusive boyfriend changed everything.
What do teens–and parents of teens–need to know about STDs. A video conversation with John Douglas of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Get the ABCs of STDs–what are they? How are they passed on? How can they be avoided? How are they treated?