Home > Lifestyle > Teen > News News All sections in Teen » Your body » Your future » Your life » Your relationships » Teen News If you don't date in your teens, you may be less depressed and have better social skills A new study reveals that teenagers who are not in romantic relationships are less depressed than their peers and have stronger social skills. Ask Teen Expert » Quiz Will the relationship last? » Test Push-ups » From girl to woman From boy to man Sexting may be less common among teens than you think A new study has found that although sexting is perceived as an epidemic, most teens have never sent or received a raunchy text. All that Twitter and Snapchat may not be bad for teens Social media may not be that bad for teenagers after all. 15-year-old girl: ‘I chatted with a stranger who sent nude pictures of himself’ Studies show that teens who spend more time on social media are more likely to report mental health issues than those who spend very little time on the sites. Physically inactive teens have weaker skeletons A new study found that after teens reach their full height, they still grow a further 10% bone mass. Kids' metabolism may slow down during puberty If resting metabolism does indeed decline during puberty, it would make it even more important for kids to stay active and have healthy diets during those years. Here's why your teen might commit suicide if he is being cyberbullied Cyberbullying is on the rise. Even though the bullies hide behind phones and computers, they can cause profound damage. Healthy diet protects teens against later weight gain Research has shown that people with a healthy diet in their teens tend to gain less weight during the following decade. Overweight kids often shunned and bullied Investigators analysed students' responses to questions about their experiences with weight discrimination and how these experiences affected them from one school year to the next. load more articles advertisement Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.