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Teenagers Who Smoke Marijuana Daily Are Over 60% Less Likely To Complete High School

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They’re also 60% less likely to graduate college and seven times more likely to attempt suicide

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Teenagers Whose Parents Supply Them With Alcohol In Early Adolescence…Will Drink Like A Fish

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Teens taking alcohol cue from parents: National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre study

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Social Media Tracked Trends: Facebook Isn’t Dead Among Teens

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But Vine, Instagram, and Snapchat are gaining

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5 Crazy Ways Social Media Is Changing Your Brain Right Now

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Ever wonder how social media affects your body and brain? You might be surprised!

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Teens Who Smoke Marijuana Daily Face Increased Risks

on September 14, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Only One in Three Millennials Have A Credit Card

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by Jim Liebelt

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Alcohol Causes More Problems Than Marijuana for High School Students

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by Jim Liebelt

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Inside The Secret World Of Teen Suicide Hashtags

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Really, our goal is to create dialogue around these behaviors and help people. We want Tumblr to be a place where we…

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Kids Can’t Tie Shoes But Know How To Use A Smartphone

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59% can confidently use a tablet.

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McDonald’s Is Losing The Happy Meal Crowd

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They are extremely “unhappy” over their Happy Meal losses

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First Arrest Made In Memphis Black-On-White Grocery Store Attack

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The 15-year-old, appeared in court charged..He was not accompanied by a parent or any other relative during the hearing

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Gang Of Black Teens Brutally Beating Three White Victims Into Unconsciousness

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A mob of black teens swarmed a Kroger grocery store in Memphis, Tennessee and proceeded to beat two store employees and one…

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Entering Adulthood In A Recession Linked To Lower Narcissism Later Life

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“If that’s the case, the Great Recession may produce a cohort of less self-focused young adults,”

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Flashback: 7 Trends Shaping Africa’s Youth Employment Challenge

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Currently, 70% of Africans are under the age of 30. By 2040, 50% of the world’s youth will be African, most of…

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Dads Are Getting Schooled

on September 7, 2014 by

Over 2.6 million single fathers in the US and they reported in 2012 there were over 2 million stay-at-home dads

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Doctors Urge Later School Starts for Teens

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Puberty may biologically wire teens to stay up late and wake up late—which means that forcing them to bed earlier won’t do…

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Blue Light From Electronics Disturbs Teen Sleep

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by Jim Liebelt

KIDS COMPUTER STUDENTS CLASS


Beyond Millennials: How to Reach Generation Z

on September 5, 2014 by

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Most Teenagers Believe Porn Is Damaging. Could Sex Ed Be The Answer?

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Teenagers in Britain shows that many think porn leads to unrealistic or damaging views about sex

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Is Social Media Causing Us to Self-Censor on Hot-Button Issues?

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Rutgers University has found that social media doesn’t encourage discussion on controversial subjects. It may, in fact, cause people to stay quiet

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The Mobile Teen [infographic]

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Here are the latest stats about our teens use their phones, from dawn till dusk

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Marijuana’s Hazy Contribution To Highway Deaths

on September 3, 2014 by

In 2012, just over 10 percent of high school seniors said they had smoked pot before driving at least once in the…

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Meet the Incoming High School Freshman Class

on September 2, 2014 by

I thought it would be fun to think of a few cultural touchstones related to the incoming high school freshman

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Generation Z:

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5 Things to Know About Your Future Hires

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Teens Are Getting Pickier About The Brands They Display On Their Clothes

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Teens are seeking cheaper clothes with no logos that they can use to assemble their own unique outfits

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Study: Parental Incarceration May Be Worse Than Divorce

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Black children with fathers without a high school diploma, 50% parental incarceration by 14, compared to 7% of white children

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Teens Who Skimp On Sleep May Face Later Obesity Risk

on August 30, 2014 by

Teens typically need around nine-and-one-quarter hours of sleep a night, according to the National Sleep Foundation

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Using Lots of Pot Turns Teens Dopey

on August 28, 2014 by

…is not safe and may result in addiction and neurocognitive damage, especially in youth

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Screen Time Makes Tweens Clueless on Reading Social Cues

on August 28, 2014 by

Children and teenagers spend more than seven and a half hours a day using smartphones, computers, televisions and other electronic screens

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Motion Picture Books

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Books: The Bestsellers Americans Are (and Aren’t) Reading

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The Clutches Of Controlled Substances

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A Growing Number of Teens Are Caught In Their Grip

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Brain Imaging Shows Differences in Risk Taking Teens

on August 23, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Physically Neglected Boys Are More Likely To Become Violent Adolescents

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by Jim Liebelt

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Cost of Raising a Child Born in 2013 Nears $250K

on August 23, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Teen Trends: Summer of 2014

on August 21, 2014 by

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Why Peer-To-Peer Selling Is Taking Off And What Companies Can Learn From It

on August 21, 2014 by

Selling is not just a way of for teens to monetize their social networks; it’s also a way to finally make money…

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Consumerism: Ways Brands Can Harness The Wonderful Power Of Teens

on August 21, 2014 by

Why inspiring your consumers to volunteer may be the best thing your brand ever does

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What You Should Know About Gen Z And Branded Video

on August 21, 2014 by

Gen Z includes those born after 1995 (some say 2000s), which accounts for 2 billion people worldwide

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Lip Cosmetics Leap With Glossy Sales

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Sales say it all…nearly one-third (32%) of lip product users ages 18-24 are looking for intense lip colors

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Internet Pulls Ahead Of TV

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These numbers underscore the direction that media consumption is headed in — and it’s a digital one

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Study Finds Online Bullying Creates Off-Line Fear At School

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Online victimization has offline consequences…negative effects for students, including fear of victimization

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Aggressive Behavior Increases Teen Drinking

on August 18, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Part Time Teen Job Means Better Earnings Later In Life

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by Jim Liebelt

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Flashback: Stronger Father-Son Relationships Curtail Youth Delinquency

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“To protect children from harm, we believe that nothing takes the place of good parenting,”

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82% Of Children Repeating Sexualised Lyrics Or Copying Provocative Dance Moves

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Some children aged five or younger know the context of the song lyrics they’re singing….

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The End Of Neighbours

on August 15, 2014 by

How our increasingly closed-off lives are poisoning our politics and endangering our health

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Police Warn About Dangerous New Drug

on August 14, 2014 by

From the oils of marijuana plants and has a very high concentration of THC. Street names Honeycomb, Butter and Wax

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Harvard Psychologist: Are You Raising Nice Kids?

on August 13, 2014 by

5 ways to raise them to be kind. About 80% of their parents were more concerned with their achievement or happiness than……

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Flashback: Teenagers Engaging Less In High-Risk Activities Since 1991

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Despite findings that may set parents’ teeth on edge, there’s a hefty chunk of good news

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The Internet and Body Image Concerns in Preteenage Girls

on August 12, 2014 by

It was concluded that the Internet represents a potent sociocultural force among preteenage girls

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Teens Rate Their Favorite Social Media Sites

on August 11, 2014 by

Niche.com, surveyed 7,000 high school graduates about their social media habits

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What’s Hot? 08/08/14

on August 10, 2014 by

A weekly listing of hot cultural items from the Internet, music, television and movies

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Violent Video Games Linked to Teenage Crime Risk

on August 10, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Sugar Drinks in Adolescence Impairs Learning Abilities

on August 10, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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‘Spice’ (synthetic pot) Is A Deadly Ingredient For Teens

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Family of teen who died after smoking synthetic pot warns others to stay away from the powerful and unpredictable drug

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The Dynamics Of Lying

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We’re more likely to lie to our parents about whether we’ve used drugs

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Flashback: Millennials Political Views?

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This poll proves that millennials have totally incoherent political views

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The Great Marijuana Ruse

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63% of those convicted on a Federal level were Hispanic. Just 11% were black

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UK: ‘Godless Cities’ and ‘Religious Enclaves’?

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The Distribution of Religion and Nonreligion in England and Wales.

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AUSSIES WATCH MORE TV YEAR-ON-YEAR

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Teens: (along with 25-34s) have the greatest tendency of all online Australians to multi-task

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Flashback: 15 Sites and Apps Kids Are Heading to Beyond Facebook

on July 23, 2014 by

Why it’s popular and what parents need to know

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Children 12 And Under Are Fastest Growing Group Of Unaccompanied Minors At U.S. Border

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117% increase in the number of unaccompanied children ages 12 and younger caught at the U.S.-Mexico border

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Why Seven Hours of Sleep Might Be Better Than Eight

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Sleep experts close in on the optimal night’s sleep

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In Post-Recession Era, Young Adults Drive Continuing Rise in Multi-Generational Living

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Declining employment, marrying at later ages and staying in school…

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Pew Research: How Americans Feel About Religious Groups

on July 21, 2014 by

…0 reflects the coldest, most negative possible rating and 100 the warmest

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Middle Schoolers Who Text More Have Sex More

on July 21, 2014 by

Oddly researchers found that about 20% of students have received a sext, only five % said they’d sent one

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What’s Hot?

on July 20, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Kids Who Spend Time Outdoors Are Healthier

on July 20, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Teen Drivers Not Wearing Seat Belts

on July 20, 2014 by

Jim Liebelt

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More Americans Than Ever Live In Multigenerational Households

on July 18, 2014 by

A larger share of young people live in multigenerational arrangements than of Americans 85 and older

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Millennials’ Political Views Don’t Make Any Sense

on July 17, 2014 by

That’s not a harsh assessment. It’s just a fair description.

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Researcher Questions Data in Same-Sex Parenting Study

on July 16, 2014 by

..the collection method was geared to skew the results in favor of same-sex couples.

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Children Reared by ‘Mom and Dad’ Are Better Off ThanThose Reared by Homosexuals

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New parenting study questions politically correct view that kids raised by homosexuals exhibit ‘no differences.’

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Flashback: Social Media Affecting Teens’ Concepts Of Friendship, Intimacy

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Young people feel socially supported by having large networks of on-line friends they may never see

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Teen Drinkers Risking Their Lives

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Teens Who Receive Sexts Are 6 Times More Likely To Report Having Had Sex

on July 13, 2014 by

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How Young People Are Reading More Than You Think

on July 13, 2014 by

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Teen Who Drink and Drug Face Higher Risks

on July 12, 2014 by

Jim Liebelt

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Study Finds Teen Dating Violence Affects 1 in 6

on July 12, 2014 by

Jim Liebelt

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A Dangerous Drug Trend For Bored Teens

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Work distracts them from parenting. The lack of part-time jobs for teens = unsupervised time

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A Day In The Life Of A Mobile Teen [infographic]

on July 9, 2014 by

The one thing that I have done right in the past few years is setting up a texting service

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Flashback: McAfee “2014 Teens And The Screen Study”

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Teens’ Online Behavior Can Get Them in Trouble

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Binge Drinking Common In Teens

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Teens with more unstable home environments were found to be more likely to turn to drinking

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Teens Are Turning To Tanning Beds Despite Cancer Risk

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The truth is, teens overwhelmingly equate tans with attractiveness.”I feel more confident with a tan,”

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Alcohol Sponsorship and Hazardous Drinking Among British Athletes Read more: Study Finds Link Between Alcohol Sponsorship and Hazardous Drinking Among British Athletes

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Study Finds Link Between Alcohol Sponsorship and Hazardous Drinking Among British Athletes

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Flashback: MORE TEENS IN TREATMENT ADDICTED TO MARIJUANA

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Over 65% of adolescents ages 12-17 who were admitted to treatment had addiction involving marijuana

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Chronic Childhood Stress Leaves Lasting Impact on Brain

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“Just because it’s in the brain doesn’t mean it’s destiny,”

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259 Million Prescriptions For Painkillers In 2012

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Painkiller Prescription Rates Vary Widely Among States

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Flashback: Parents Play Role in Teens’ Prescription Drug Abuse

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Misuse and abuse of prescription drugs is one of the fastest growing drug epidemics in the United States

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Kids With ADHD More Likely to Abuse Drugs

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Children suffering from (ADHD) are more than twice as likely to try and abuse drugs

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Caffeine Overdose Ruled Cause Of Prom King’s Death

on July 2, 2014 by

USA Today

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Flashback: Sex Early In A Relationship Linked To Later Dissatisfaction

on July 2, 2014 by

Women are just more sensitive to relationship-quality issues than are men

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Smoking Is Deadlier Than 50 Years Ago

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Smoking can cause 13 different types of cancer…

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‘HONOR’ KILLINGS

on July 1, 2014 by

A new kind of American tragedy

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Teen Drivers Safer When Parents Improve Teaching Skills

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The study was funded by State Farm Insurance

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Why Teenagers Take Stupid Risks

on June 30, 2014 by

The immature teenage brain

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Millennials Shy Away from Voice Mail

on June 30, 2014 by

The expectation is that we send each other text messages, and if you wanted to talk to someone, you’d answer their…

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Video Game Consoles #1 Streaming Devices For TVs

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Half of U.S. households already own at least one, and some households use the devices to stream online

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The World’s Favorite Drug Is More Dangerous Than You Think, UN Says

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Consuming marijuana entails serious health risks, including lung problems and memory impairment

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30% Of White Teenage Girls Use Indoor Tanning

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Indoor tanning is most common in the midwest and the south