Home > Lifestyle > Teen > Your relationships Your relationships All sections in Teen » Your body » Your future » Your life » Your relationships » Teen News Couples need time to discover each other's inner beauty Couples who were friends before starting a relationship often find that 'beauty's in the eye of the beholder'. Ask Teen Expert » Join Heart to Heart » Quiz Will the relationship last? » Test Push-ups » From girl to woman From boy to man Teens and sex The mere thought that your 14-year-old could be considering having sex is enough to give parents permanent insomnia. So what makes some teenagers decide to go ahead anyway? How to deal with your teen’s first love Your love-strung teenager has gone from being your little angel to someone’s high-school sweetheart. How best to handle it? Nag, nag, nag – but are your parents right? Eat your vegetables, phone when you are going to be late, early to bed on school nights, do your homework, don’t slouch. It is at this point where the glazed look comes in handy. When young love hurts For one in three teenagers their first love is an introduction to physical, emotional or sexual abuse. Dumped! So what now? There is a big difference between being dumped after ten years or after three days of furious flirting. So how does one deal with being dumped? Is he interested or what? You take a detour between Biology and Maths and walk up three extra flights of stairs, just because you might walk past him on his way to his English class. Make nice with mom When it comes to mothers and teen daughters, you can bet there are conflicts about hair, friends and messy bedrooms. How can two people who love each other disagree so much? The beginner's guide to dating boys Need a little help on how to, un-complicate “The Date”? Even if you don’t feel quite ready yet for your first date you can tuck this stuff away for later. Get along with your parents Negotiating with your parents to loosen up a little is a skill, so here; we show you how to take the pressure off. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors How will we feed 9 billion people? Try the Meat Free Movember Challenge Fit starts now with MRP Sport Get Race Ready with REHIDRAT® Live healthier Toilet matters » 45 toilets in the world Poop in weird places Toilet paper debate The funniest bathroom signs ever These signs have taken toilet humour to the next level. Too Tired? » 20 signs of burnout Staying active reduces stress 10 ways to have a healthier work day Why you're exhausted Lost your mojo? Here are 5 surprising energy drainers, plus the easy fixes that will help put the pep back in your step!