Naomi, 17, covers her head to honor her Muslim faith. She’s also teaching other teens to understand religious differences. 

How to win: Choose a healthy meal when you’re starving—and avoid the millions of junk-food obstacles in your path. Our real teen contestants did it—and so can you!

When his uncle lost his home, Isaac leapt into action. The 18-year-old organized a massive backpack drive that served 3,000 other struggling families.


Make a difference this holiday season by collecting food for the hungry—or whatever your community needs most.


Some teens are protesting mandatory BMI (body mass index) screenings in phys ed classes. Are these checks vital to your health—or harmful?


A bad apology can ruin a relationship, but there’s science behind a solid one. Here’s how to own up the right way. 

You’re watching YouTube videos when you feel a little pain. “Huh, that’s weird,” you think. So you Google it: Is it appendicitis? Internal bleeding? A deadly tropical flu? And suddenly, that little pain doesn’t feel so little anymore. Sound familiar?

Meet five teens battling one of the most brutal and enduring diseases there is: addiction.

Read this now (not later!) to end the last-minute panic. For good.

Meet the teen that built software to stop cyber-hate before it happens.