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5 Causes of Low Self-Esteem in Teens

Confidence and self-esteem are particularly important during the teenage years. Self-esteem allows teens to feel good about who they are, capable, and worthy of love. Numerous studies have shown just how important self-esteem is for adolescents. Teenagers with high self-esteem are happier, calmer, and more likely to bounce back from failure. Teens with low self-esteem are at increased risk for poor mental health, poverty, and even drug use.

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Car Maintenance: 5 Things to Teach Your Teenager

Teaching your teenager how to drive a car is only half the battle in helping them learn to maintain and take care of a car. Cars do a good job of getting you from point A to point B, but they need to be taken care of in order to stay safe and reliable. Part of being independent and driving a car is learning how to maintain it. The following are five musts for teaching your teenager about car maintenance.