Kids Talk About: Feeling Scared for Kids
All kids feel scared once in a while. Find out what frightens them in this article for kids.
Normal Childhood Fears for Parents
It's normal for children to feel afraid at times. Parents can help kids feel safe and learn to feel at ease.
Phobias for Kids
A phobia is strong fear of something. Find out more in this article for kids.
Fears and Phobias for Teens
Fear is a normal human reaction that protects us by signaling danger and preparing us to deal with it. Get the facts about fears and phobias and what causes them.
Stress for Kids
Stress happens when you are worried or uncomfortable about something. You may feel angry, frustrated, scared, or afraid. Our article for kids will help you manage stress.
5 Tips for Surviving Shots for Teens
If you're afraid of shots, you're not alone. Next time your doc asks you to roll up your sleeve, try these tips.
Running Away for Kids
Have you ever thought of running away? It can be a dangerous decision. Find out more in this article for kids.
Shyness for Teens
Shyness is extremely common, especially among teens. But lots of mild to moderate shyness melts away with practice and familiarity, making social situations easier and easier to handle each time.
Social Phobia for Teens
It's natural to feel self-conscious, nervous, or shy sometimes. But for some people, the anxiety that goes with feeling shy or self-conscious can be extreme, and it can take over their lives. Get the facts on social phobia here.
My Friend Has Cancer. How Can I Help? for Teens
It's hard to know how to respond when someone you love — someone your own age — is diagnosed with cancer. Here are some thoughts on dealing with feelings and helping your friend.