Learn why teens start smoking, the risks to their health, and the social consequences. Here's how to know if your kid is smoking and how to help her quit.

Most Recent

Teen Tobacco Use Is Skyrocketing Due to E-Cigarettes, Says CDC
In one year teen use jumped 38 percent, with 4.9 million youths saying they were current users.
Study: Kids Who Lose a Parent to Death or Divorce Are More Likely to Smoke and Drink
Could losing a parent lead to bad behavior in teens? A new study found that kids with an absent parent are more likely to smoke and drink. Here's how to minimize the risk.
Smoke Signals: Talking to Your Child About Smoking
Start talking to your kid about smoking now and she'll be less tempted to try it later.
Smoking, Drinking, and Peer Pressure
Many 12-year-olds experiment with smoking and alcohol these days. Read on for tips on how to discuss this peer pressure with your child.