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Healthy Futures - For Our Sons
4 minutes | Jan 29, 2009
I Can't Believe How Much He's Grown
Vera and Sandra are dealing with new challenges as their sons become teenagers to ℗ from how their bodies are changing to how moody and sensitive they are.
3 minutes | Jan 28, 2009
She's Pretty Cute
When his son Jesse is starting to get attention from girls at school, his father, Darren, tries to figure out how to talk to his son about making responsible decisions.
3 minutes | Jan 27, 2009
I'm More Worried about Other Things
Elena and Sonia each have 12-year-old sons and share a big concern about raising them: how can they talk with their boys about sex?
3 minutes | Jan 26, 2009
I'm Not a Kid
Marshall is trying to convince his mother that he's now a man! How can Vera help him understand all of the responsibility and maturity that is needed to become a man?
3 minutes | Jan 25, 2009
What Can't I Have a Sip
Sonia overhears her son Jesse ask his uncle for a sip of beer. How should she react?
3 minutes | Jan 24, 2009
Christian is tired of being teased for his sneakers, and asks his father, Mario, for a new pair that is expensive. Mario tries to help Christian understand there are more important things in life than material goods.
3 minutes | Jan 23, 2009
The Text Message
When Marshall says that he's "hooking up" with a girl from school, his mother Vera asks him what this really means?
3 minutes | Jan 21, 2009
He Needs Some Man-to-Man
Thinking her son Marshall could use a male role model, Vera tries to convince her brother Rene to talk with Marshall about "guy stuff."
3 minutes | Jan 20, 2009
You Want to Tell Me Something
Lamar get busted by his sister after skipping an afterschool program to hang out with his friends. How will his grandmother, Sandra, react?
2 minutes | Jan 19, 2009
Sandra and Sonia share about the surprises and challenges they're facing as their children go through the changes of puberty.
2 minutes | Jan 18, 2009
You Know That Girl
Elena's sons Mauricio and Christian talk with their friend Renal about a girl at school that they describe as being "easy." Elena overhears and addresses what they've been saying.
4 minutes | Jan 17, 2009
They Asked Me to Bring Some
Vera finds beer in her son Marshall's room and confronts him about the situation.
2 minutes | Jan 16, 2009
This Calls for a Celebration!
Lamar's teacher called to say that he got an A on his math test! It's time to celebrate.
4 minutes | Jan 15, 2009
They think they're cool
Rene and his nephew Marshall pass some kids drinking alcohol in public. Rene tries to convince Marshall that there are other ways to impress friends without drinking alcohol or trying drugs.
2 minutes | Jan 14, 2009
Let's stay involved
Jesse's grades in school are worse than expected. His parents try to develop a plan to better monitor Jesse's grades and stay involved with his schoolwork.
2 minutes | Jan 13, 2009
Who is he
When Lamar asks to attend a party, his grandmother Sandra demands more details.
3 minutes | Jan 12, 2009
An instant message for her son Christian pops up while Elena is on the computer. When she clicks on the link, she is taken to a site with pictures of classmates smoking and drinking. How can Elena confront Christian without making him feel his privacy was invaded?
2 minutes | Jan 11, 2009
My little angel
Justin, a schoolmate, frequently acts out, yet his mother doesn't seem to know. Mario and Sonia begin to wonder how much they know about their own sons' behavior.
2 minutes | Jan 10, 2009
Is your homework done
Jesse wants to go play a new video game with his friend, despite not finishing his homework yet. Will his mother Sonia let him go?
2 minutes | Jan 9, 2009
Is HIV really that bad
When Sandra and Lamar run into a neighbor with HIV, Sandra tries to help Lamar understand the truth about the effects of the disease.
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