Parents, do you know what your teen is doing after prom?
Are you worried that your child will drink or do drugs? Is he (or she) bringing contraception with on that special night?
What about graduation? Are you prepared for what's to come next?
Graduating from high school is a time of excitement and adventure for many young people, but also a time filled with uncertainty.
In addition, the end of high school means transitions to college, jobs, the military or out of the foster care system.
All of these situations bring up things to think about regarding general well-being, health concerns and diagnoses and medications.
Adolescent medicine specialist, Cora Breuner, MD, FAAP, shares prom and graduation tips for parents, including ways to deal with possible high-risk choices. This may not be the time for you to be your kid's friend.