The American Academy of Pediatrics notes that on average, girls begin dating as early as 12 and a half years old, and boys a year older.
What is the appropriate age to have a boyfriend?
Appropriate age for dating? Experts recommend ages 16 and 17 is the ideal age to start dating, along with observing how mature your child is and how well they handle responsibilities.
Why do teenagers stay up late?
Its because their brains naturally work on later schedules and arent ready for bed. During adolescence, the bodys circadian rhythm (an internal biological clock) is reset, telling a teen to fall asleep later at night and wake up later in the morning.