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If you want to meet new friends, or you need help with some friend drama, you've come to the right place. No one has a perfect social life. It's important to learn how to find and keep friends who have a positive impact on your life, and how to steer clear of peer pressure and bullies.

What if You Just Don't Fit In?
Having trouble fitting in and gaining social acceptance? Get advice for people who just don't fit in.

Is Your Friend Bullying You?
Bullies aren’t only the kinds of people who beat you up for your lunch money. In fact, you might be getting bullied without even realizing it, by someone who’s supposed to be on your side. If one or more of these are true, your friend might be doing you more harm than good.

My Best Friend Told Me He's Gay. What Should I Do?
She's in love with her best guy friend...and he just told her that he's gay. What should she do about it, and is she wrong for feeling so disgusted?

My Friend Hacked Into My Facebook!
Get advice for what to do if your so-called friend gets your facebook password and hacks into your account.

6 Friendship Rules to Live By
Being friends through thick and thin is no small feat. Make your friendships deeper and stronger with this list of friendship tips for teens -- or "friendship rules" -- from Teen Advice.

I Don't Like How My Friend Touches Me!
Is my friend a lesbian?? She and I have been hanging out a lot, and she keeps touching me all over. I don't have a problem with lesbians, I just don't like how she touches me. Like one time we had a sleepover, and she thought I was asleep, and she reached over and started touching me. I don't know what to do. I don't wanna ruin our friendship...

What Should I Do With My Friend's Secrets?
When you have a friend secret, should you betray trust or should you stay loyal to your friend? Get friend advice.

8 Easy Ways to Make New Friends and Meet People
Whether you're attending a new school or looking for a date, meeting people and making friends can be awkward and challenging. However, it doesn't have to be so hard. Try a few of these simple tips, and you'll be on your way in no time.

Can Guys and Girls Be Just Friends?
When it comes to the question of whether or not guys and girls can be just friends there is no universal truth. In some cases guys and girls can be the best of friends but in other cases any truly platonic relationship is virtually impossible.

8 Qualities of a Good Friend
What are the qualities of a good friend? True friendships can start instantly but they take time to build. Here are a few qualities to look for when making friends as a teen -- and beyond.

How to Deal With a Jealous Friend
Dealing with a jealous friend isn't easy. It can be downright frustrating. Find out how to make the best of the situation, be fair to yourself and your friend, and, if possible, preserve the friendship. It can be done!

Staying in Touch and Moving On When a Friend Moves Away
Sometimes a good friend will move to a different school, a different town, a different state or even a different country. How can you stay in touch, deal with your feelings about the loss and move on with your life?

Making Friends at a New School
You're about to start a new school and want to make friends there. What do you do? Here are some tips on how to meet people and make friends at a new school and how to adjust to your new surroundings.

Becoming Friends With an Ex
Breaking up is no fun, and it often results in hurt feelings. Sometimes, though, it's possible to be friends with an ex-boyfriend or ex-girlfriend after the aftermath of the breakup has passed. What does it take to be friends with an ex and how can you make this kind of friendship happen?

How to Approach a Friend in Trouble
Friends can struggle with all sorts of difficult issues: health troubles, eating disorders, drug problems, the loss of a parent or even depression. How should you approach a friend who seems troubled, especially if you're not exactly sure what's wrong?

How to Separate Yourself From Old Friends
Although it's easier said than done, there are some ways to end the friendship without too many hurt feelings.

How to Deal With Drama
Consider trying out a couple of the following tips before becoming involved in any drama.

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