Home > Lifestyle > Teen > News News All sections in Teen » Your body » Your future » Your life » Your relationships » Teen News All that Twitter and Snapchat may not be bad for teens Social media may not be that bad for teenagers after all. Ask Teen Expert » Quiz Will the relationship last? » Test Push-ups » From girl to woman From boy to man 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. 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. 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. Easy access to drugs and booze ups teens' addiction risk A study found that teens who had alcohol and illegal drugs available at home started drinking and using drugs at a younger age. 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. Teens who 'sext' experience more partner violence Teens have a bigger chance of becoming a victim of intimate partner violence if they send digital messages with sexual content, according to a Norwegian study. load more articles advertisement Live healthier Heart health » 5 women share exactly what it feels like to have a heart attack 'I felt like I had a pill stuck in my throat.' Diet & Nutrition » 8 benefits of gherkin juice that will make you want to drink some ASAP Goodbye, salt craving.