November 27, 2018

Why Teens Still Need Limits on Time Spent in Front of Screens

Many parents have concerns about their children’s screen use, and especially with how young children are when they first start using screens these days. These concerns […]
November 12, 2018

iPhone vs. Android: Which Phone Is Safer for Your Teen?

Once you’ve decided that it’s time to allow your teen to have a smartphone, the next question is, which phone? Your teen likely has some ideas, […]
November 8, 2018
Phone, Tech Use Associated with Sleep Deprivation in Teens

Phone, Tech Use Associated with Sleep Deprivation in Teens

Does your teen need more sleep? Sleep is an important requirement for anyone’s health, and teens need a lot of sleep in order to keep up […]
October 29, 2018

How Teens Actually Use Their Phones and What Parents Can Do

Many parents of teens feel that once their teens get a smartphone, the device quickly becomes almost a new part of their bodies. Some teens seem […]
October 16, 2018
Texting While Driving: How Parental Monitoring Software Can Help

Texting While Driving: How Parental Monitoring Software Can Help

For teens, getting a driver’s license and the keys to the car for the first time can be an exhilarating experience. Many teens see the ability […]
October 9, 2018
Why Texting May Be as Concerning as App Use on Your Teen's Phone

Why Texting May Be as Concerning as App Use on Your Teen’s Phone

When you think of the effects of smartphone use on your teen’s life, you’re probably thinking about the social media apps that your teen uses, or […]
October 1, 2018
What Parents Must Know About Catfishing and Their Kids

What Parents Must Know About Catfishing and Their Kids

It’s not uncommon for things on the internet to be not quite what they seem to be. On social media, people tend to post carefully curated […]
September 25, 2018
Why Parents Should Opt for Manual over Automatic App Updates

Why Parents Should Opt for Manual over Automatic App Updates

Even if you’re keeping a close eye on which apps your child downloads to their smartphone, you may not be thinking much about when and how […]
September 17, 2018
How to Be Concerned about Kids' Web Habits without Being Paranoid

How to Be Concerned about Kids’ Web Habits without Being Paranoid

Parents today have a lot to worry about, and much of it is on the internet. Social media, You-Tube, chat and dating apps, and more are […]