Adolescence can be a rough time for parents. At times, your teen may be a source of frustration and exasperation, not to mention financial stress. But these years also bring many, many moments of joy, pride, laughter and closeness.
Is your teen due for a check-up? See the AAP Schedule of Well-Child Care Visits.
Certain teens and young adults have a higher risk of getting meningococcal disease. Read on for more information from the American Academy of Pediatrics about this serious illness, safe and effective vaccines and tips on how to stay healthy.