More stories about "Peer Pressure"

On Fitting In

YouTube artist ZeFrank reveals the best way to be a natural in any crowd.

Friendly Persuasion: 8 Ways to Help Your Kids Resist Peer Pressure

Peer pressure can make your kids do things they don't necessarily want to do. Help them fight it with these tips.

Study Shows that Your Friends May Influence Your Weight

If your friends have a low body mass index, then your chances of lowering yours or keeping it low are higher, too.

Kids May Exercise More If Their Friends Are Physically Active

Research shows that peer pressure can sometimes be a good thing.

Tweens May Be Easily Susceptible to Cigarettes and Alcohol

Research shows that your kids haven't exactly closed the door on these vices yet.

Arguing with Mom Not Always a Bad Idea

Study shows that children who are used to speaking out can avoid getting into trouble later on.

Study Shows Your Teen's Binge Drinking Could Be Caused by Peer Pressure

Study shows that the kind of friends your kids hang out with might be responsible for the number of drinks they're having.

Kids are more accepting of peers who try to change "bad" traits

Research shows children are more likely to tease other kids who don't try to improve or get rid of undesirable traits.