TEENS

LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 12: Prince Harry hosts a reception to mark the 40th anniversary of the children's charity WellChild at Buckingham Palace on June 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Jonathan Brady/WPA Pool-Getty Images)

Prince Harry Thinks You Should Put Your Phone Down Now

Prince Harry is calling on everyone to dial back smartphone use to give themselves a little mental health boost. During a speech in northern England on Thursday, the prince addressed the importance of...
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Congrats, Your Child's A Teenager -- And You're Enemy No. 1

You know what tests your patience even more than travelling via the traffic-clogged Silk Board in Bangalore? Parenting a teen! Every day is like a permanent roller-coaster ride. Your perfectly fine, obedient child is now rebellious, moody, weepy, questions everything you say and is generally the epitome of obnoxiousness. To add to your woes, they suddenly gain inches. You feel even more intimidated as they glare down at you.
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What's Really Killing Indian Teens

Sometime in the last decade, there was a paradigm shift in what we know to be the biggest threats to our kids. If you're wondering how you missed it, it was released in late 2014 in a low-key World Health Organization report (and first reported by The Telegraph earlier this year). Which means that, while we have all been worried about junk food, drunk driving, and dengue, the biggest threats to Indian teens are teens themselves.