Teens

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Decoding Teens Texting & Sexting Lingo

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter FORT WORTH (CBS 11 NEWS) – LOL could mean “lots of luck” when it comes to figuring out a teen’s texts. And what you don’t know could make your jaw drop. Katie […]

12/18/2014

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CDC Study: Teens Not Getting Enough Sleep

Parents, there’s a good chance your teenager isn’t getting nearly enough sleep.

12/11/2014

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Study: Teen Use Of Growth Hormone Is On The Rise

There’s a disturbing uptick in the number of teens using human growth hormones a new study says.

07/23/2014

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Adding A Teen Driver To Your Insurance Leads To 79% Higher Cost

Adding a teenage driver to a married couple’s car insurance policy leads to a 79% higher average annual premium

07/17/2014

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Room To Grow: Tips For Creating Great Kids’ Rooms

If you start out smart and make your child your design partner, you can trade in today’s ducky decals for tomorrow’s funky graphics with ease and panache.

05/15/2014

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Parents Question If Girls Are Visiting Gynecologist Too Early

Most parents will tell you their children grow up too fast. More and more, gynecologists are seeing girls as young as 13-years-old. Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth recently began following the recommendation.

CBS 11–04/16/2014

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Teens Encouraged By Faith At West “Rise Up Rally”

More than a thousand people attended the “Rise Up Rally” for West students Saturday evening.

03/22/2014

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Two Wylie Teens Arrested For Murder Of Classmate

Two teenagers who attend Wylie East High School have been arrested and charged with the murder of a fellow classmate.

03/09/2014

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Great Books for Kids this Holiday Season

From toddlers to teens, these books from Simon & Schuster have you covered for all of your gift-giving needs this year.

12/11/2013

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Balch Springs Teens Beat Puppy, Blinding Her

Police in Balch Springs are searching for a teenager accused of beating a small puppy last weekend.

CBS 11–09/12/2013

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Borta Blog: Terrible Twos Vs. Terrible Teens

I work with a lot of people who have young children. I used to watch them and be so grateful that I wasn’t the one having to schlep around diaper bags and strollers anymore.

CBS 11–06/26/2013

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10 Part-Time Summer Jobs Perfect for Teens

Summer, summer, summertime! It’s every kid’s favorite time of year, but too much time on their hands can be a concern for parents. A fun part-time summer job may be the answer.

05/13/2013

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