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Coronavirus Stress: More Booze, Pot, Porn And Chocolate

on April 7, 2020 by

People will survive Covid-19, more of them might emerge with porn addictions, liver damage and obesity, diabetes


Children’s Mental Health Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

on April 5, 2020 by

What You Need To Know


Governor To Ban Transgender Athletes In Women’s Sports

on April 3, 2020 by

The bills are called the “Fairness in Women’s Sports Act”


Celebrity Culture Is Burning

on March 31, 2020 by

Among the social impacts of the coronavirus is its swift dismantling of the cult of celebrity

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Students Can Eliminate Stress By Spending Time Outdoors

on March 16, 2020 by

It doesn’t take much time for the positive benefits to kick in — we’re talking 10 minutes outside in a space with…

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Gender Transition Clinic ‘Should Have Challenged Me More’

on March 15, 2020 by

UK teen girl wanted to be male; got breasts removed, took testosterone. Now 23, she says doctors should have ‘challenged’ her decision…


Snapshot Of A Gen Z Teenager At A crossroads In His Life

on March 14, 2020 by

Tim Chau is an 18-year-old Asian-American with more than 4m followers on Instagram.

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The Nuclear Family Was a Mistake

on March 3, 2020 by

The family structure we’ve held up as the cultural ideal for the past half century has been a catastrophe for many. It’s…

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Why Are Our Teens Killing Themselves?

on March 3, 2020 by

one Texan between the ages of 10 and 24 dies by suicide every day


The Salt Challenge

on March 3, 2020 by

The latest TickTock challenge endangering lives

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The Power Of Mentoring

on February 28, 2020 by

5 Reasons To Mentor Youth

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Jump Trip-Skull-Breaker Challenge

on February 25, 2020 by

Unassuming victims are taking into jumping up before their feet are pulled away meaning they land on their heads and spines


The ‘Perfect Female’ Body Over The Decades

on February 22, 2020 by

“Make this the decade you choose to forget what the media says and choose to love your own self as you are,”

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Why Higher Depression Rates In Teens

on February 20, 2020 by

I want to talk about all the reasons why we might be seeing this rise


The Mindset List Of Class 2023

on February 18, 2020 by

What has always and never been true for the class of 2023

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Parents What Do You Not Understand About Teenagers?

on February 15, 2020 by

If You Have Questions About Teens, They’re Answering Them for You on Reddit



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Crime: Sending unsolicited nudes In California?

on January 23, 2020 by

California’s new bill would ban the sending of naked photos and lawbreakers may be fined up to $500

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Six Facts About Screens and Teen Mental Health

on January 23, 2020 by

That a Recent New York Times’ Article Ignores

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App Lets Strangers Find Your, Info With Snap Of A Photo

on January 22, 2020 by

works by comparing a photo to a database of  3 billion pictures off Facebook, Venmo, YouTube and other sites

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Sugar Causes ‘Major Changes’ to Brain Like Drugs

on January 19, 2020 by

sugar actually influences our brains’ reward centers in essentially the same way as addictive drugs.

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Adolescent Drinking Increases Anxiety…

on January 19, 2020 by

Adolescent Drinking Increases Anxiety, Alcohol Abuse Later in Life

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Family: The Power Of The 2-Parent Home Is Not A Myth

on January 13, 2020 by

Black children under 18 living in poverty decreases from 45% for mother-only households and 36% for father-only households to just 12% for…

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More U.S. Teens Are Vaping Pot

on January 3, 2020 by

As electronic-cigarette use has soared among America’s teens, so have the number vaping marijuana, two new reports indicate

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Teen Overdoses From Anxiety Drug Rising

on January 3, 2020 by

Overdosing from benzodiazepines, commonly prescribed anxiety medications, has risen dramatically over the past decade, according

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UK: Shock Surge In Adolescent Anorexia

on January 2, 2020 by

Experts blame social media and celebrity diet culture as hospital admissions for under-19s suffering eating disorders DOUBLE in a decade


Book: How Advertising Changes The Way We Think & Feel

on December 29, 2019 by

We can never be satisfied, because the products we love cannot love us back

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Book: So Sexy So Soon

on December 29, 2019 by

The New Sexualized Childhood and What Parents Can Do to Protect Their Kids


Book: Girls Fighting The Addictive Power Of Advertising

on December 29, 2019 by

Revealing what advertisers know about human nature and how they exploit it to make a profit

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Marijuana Vaping Keeps Rising Among Teens

on December 26, 2019 by

…but was surprised at the magnitude of increase.… This translates to millions of adolescents,”

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TeenPsychosis, Addiction Marijuana A Dangerous Game

on December 26, 2019 by

Begin using cannabis before age 18 are 4 to 7 times more likely than adults to develop marijuana use disorder

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UK: ‘Digital Conversations’ Have Overtaken Face-to-Face

on December 19, 2019 by

Face-to-face conversations we have in a day has decreased by 15% in the last five years

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Study: Media Use By Tweens And Teens

on December 19, 2019 by

by Common Sense Media

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UK: NHS ‘Over-Diagnosing’ Transgender Children

on December 15, 2019 by

Clinicians were fast-tracking children into sex-change procedures due to pressure from..lobbyists

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Confronting The Epidemic Of Stress And Anxiety In Girls

on December 9, 2019 by

31 percent of adolescent girls and young women struggle with symptoms of anxiety, experiencing edginess, fatigue

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Family Holiday Stress

on December 6, 2019 by

Average Person Can’t Last 4 hours With Their Family Over The Holidays

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British Adults Will Watch More Than 78,000 Hours Of TV

on December 4, 2019 by

On a day-to-day basis, the average adult watches TV for three-and-a-half hours, amounting to 1,248 hours each year.

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Thanksgiving: Pilgrims Rejected Socialism’

on November 28, 2019 by

How the original communal living arrangements of the Plymouth Colony failed them


Pilgrims Celebrated Thanksgiving….

on November 28, 2019 by

As the United States celebrates Thanksgiving, we all should remember the risks and sacrifices of the Pilgrims 395 years ago


DHS: One-in-Ten DACA Migrants Have An Arrest Record

on November 26, 2019 by

Roughly 80,000 DACA migrants, or one-in-ten, have an arrrest record, says an updated report from the Department of Homeland Security.


Sanctuary City: Freed Illegal Alien Who MurderedTeenGirl

on November 26, 2019 by

A SanctuaryCounty ignored ICE’s request, released him…then 6 months later he murdered his girlfriend

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Less Social Media Can Lead To Higher Grades For Teens

on November 25, 2019 by

Teens struggling to keep up academically can considerably improve their grades by cutting back time spent on social media

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Boredom Is On The Rise For Adolescents, Especially Girls

on November 25, 2019 by

Boredom is rising year after year for teens in 8th, 10th, and 12th grades, with greater increases for girls than boys.

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Teenage Anxiety Linked To Later Harmful Drinking

on November 25, 2019 by

Association between generalized anxiety disorder at age 18 and harmful drinking three years later, thanks to the long-term health study Children of…

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Top Shows Gen Z & Millennials Are Binge Watching Now

on November 23, 2019 by

56% of 13-37-year-olds would rather binge watch an entire series at once than watch episodes weekly

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Sickening Survey: Smartphones Covered In Bacteria

on November 22, 2019 by

Yet 1 in 4 NEVER Clean Theirs


She Tried To Quit Her Phone. She Got Famous For It

on November 20, 2019 by

“It was hard for me to admit that maybe life without a phone was a better life for me.”

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Unstructured Play Is Vital For Kids

on November 18, 2019 by

It is critically important for the development of children’s bodies and brains in so many ways

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Many Millennials Have Positive Feelings About Socialism

on November 15, 2019 by

Over 100 million people were starved, shot, and slaughtered by socialist governments

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Free eBook: 9 Ways Socialism Morally Bankrupts America

on November 15, 2019 by

Who suffers the most under socialism. How socialism creates dependence instead of freedom


Tampons May Cause Toxic Shock Syndrome And Death

on November 15, 2019 by

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommends that women should change tampons every 4 to 8 hours

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10 Reasons Teens Have So Much Anxiety Today

on November 13, 2019 by

We’ve created an environment that fosters anxiety rather than resilience

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Health Officials Gaming Addiction Is Real Disorder

on November 13, 2019 by

Gaming addiction inside look at the real and dangerous disorder affecting youth

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ERs See Doubling Of Teen Sexual Abuse Cases

on November 11, 2019 by

Sexually abused youths are turning more often to U.S. emergency departments for help, with the number of ER department admissions more than…

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Teen Marijuana Use May Have Next-Generation Effects

on November 11, 2019 by

How a parent’s use of marijuana, past or present, can influence their child’s substance use and well-being

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Religious Children Are More Generous

on November 9, 2019 by

We examined how religious upbringing shaped children from adolescence into young adulthood

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Conservatives Have Happier Families, More Generous

on November 9, 2019 by

Find more meaning in life, happier overall, donate far more money, time to the needy than liberal do.

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Lawmakers To Ban Child Gender Transition Treatment

on November 5, 2019 by

Children should be protected from “medical experimentation based on wishful social theory.”

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Young Transsexuals Seeking To Return To Original Sex

on October 29, 2019 by

There is currently no data to reflect the number who may be unhappy in their new gender or who may opt to…

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Puberty Blocker Drugs Linked 2 Thousands..Adult Deaths

on October 26, 2019 by

Drugs used as puberty blockers in youth linked to thousands of adult deaths, FDA shows


Transgender Biological Male Athletes Unfair Dominance

on October 26, 2019 by

The House of Representatives voted in May to pass the Equality act, which would require schools to allow male athletes who identify as transgender girls…


No Link B/W Contact Sports And Mental Health Problems

on October 24, 2019 by

Adolescents who play contact sports, including football, are no more likely to experience cognitive impairment, depression or suicidal thoughts in early adulthood…

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Deaths Due To Suicide, Homicide On The Rise

on October 24, 2019 by

A new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics finds that more teens and…

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Cellphone Detox For Teens

on October 22, 2019 by

It was 4 a.m. she had been on her phone for 13 hours. In three hours, she had to be up for…

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Parents Look At Their Kids 20 Minutes More Than Phones

on October 22, 2019 by

My daughter does it to me and will get visibly upset if she sees me looking at my phone when I’m not…

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Piper Jaffray Taking Stock With Teens Survey

on October 18, 2019 by

Wanna know what’s hot for teens

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Close Family Ties In Childhood Can Stave Off Mental Illness

on October 17, 2019 by

Those who experienced positive adolescent family relationships had significantly lower levels of depressive symptoms from early adolescence to mid-life than did those…

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Teens Think Parents Share Too Much About Them Online

on October 17, 2019 by

42% of teens think their parents share too much about them online


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‘Weed Moms’ Are The New ‘Wine Moms’

on October 16, 2019 by

Marijuana-using moms are stepping out of the shadows and proudly extolling the virtues of cannabis

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Mental Health: Impact Of Social Media On Young People

on October 14, 2019 by

It emerges that Instagram is the social media platform with the most negative effect on the psychological state of young people


3 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Hit New Highs In US

on October 12, 2019 by

More than 1.7 million cases of chlamydi, About 580,000 gonorrhea cases, syphilis about 35,000 cases

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Teen Beauty Spending Plunges….To A 9-Year Low

on October 12, 2019 by

Piper Jaffray’s 38th semi-annual teen survey analyzed 9,500 responses across 42 states

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Sticking To One Sport Could Up Injuries Among Teens

on October 6, 2019 by

New research finds kids who concentrate on only one sport may be at risk for stress fractures, tendinitis and knee injuries

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Flashback: Teens Who Hold Off On Dating Do Better In Life

on October 6, 2019 by

Teens who don’tdate are happier, less depressed, and more adept at dealing with a variety of social situations

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Social media influencing young boys’ body attitudes

on October 3, 2019 by

Book:  boy‘s body  Sport health and physical activity

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Excessive Screen Time linked To Teens Who Need Glasses

on September 30, 2019 by

A new study is warning parents that excessive screen time may be behind a stunning rise in children who need prescription glasses.


‘A Doll For Everyone’: Meet Mattel’s Gender-Neutral Doll

on September 27, 2019 by

The doll can be a boy, a girl, neither or both, and Mattel, which calls this the world’s first gender-neutral doll

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Youth Sports Referees Quitting, Blaming Unruly Parents

on September 24, 2019 by

Youth sports officials and referees are throwing in their whistles at record rates

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Teen Brain Development Link To Car Crashes

on September 23, 2019 by

A new study suggests that development of the adolescent brain — in particular, working memory — may play a critical role in…


Physically Active Students Perform Better In School

on September 23, 2019 by

Therefore, no causal interpretations can be made. However, the results


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on September 13, 2019 by

Hostess is taking a risk with its new Peanut Butter and Pickle Sandwich Twinkies

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Is The Amino App Safe?

on September 12, 2019 by

A complete app review for parent complete app review for parent

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Fat Teen Boys More Prone To Heart Attacks In Middle Age

on September 8, 2019 by

Data from nearly 1.7 million men in Sweden born between 1950 and 1987 who had extensive physical exams when they entered mandatory…

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Risk Takers Just Wanna Have Fun

on September 8, 2019 by

Adolescent risk-taking and prosocial behaviors are likely related and that both behaviors may be motivated by teenagers’ efforts to have fun

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The Facts About Teen Suicide And How to Prevent It

on September 4, 2019 by

Teen suicide is the highest in history — 14.46 per 100,000 for young people between 15 and 24

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Teen Relationships Go Virtual

on September 3, 2019 by

The result is a number of teens who have a boyfriend or girlfriend whom they’ve never met and never get to see…

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Where Kids Spend Time Online

on September 3, 2019 by

83% use YouTube, 21% use Twitter, 38% use What’s App, 33% use Instagram, 35% use Facebook, 34% use Snapchat



Middle-Class And Poor Kids Are Ditching Youth Sports

on August 29, 2019 by

The typical family spends about $700 a year on fees, equipment and more, but some spend up to $35,000

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The Lonely Burden of Today’s Teenage Girls

on August 26, 2019 by

We found that many girls spend their Saturday nights home alone, watching  Netflix and surfing social media


US Is Less Racist Under Trump Than Obama

on August 26, 2019 by

Conducting a running study that measures the racial attitudes of 2,500 randomly selected Americans since 2008

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First Death Tied To Lung Injury From Vaping

on August 26, 2019 by

From June 28-Aug. 20 CDC officials updated its tally of such cases (illness) to 193, spread across 22 states


1 In 8 Teen Girls Faces ‘Reproductive Coercion’

on August 26, 2019 by

Reproductive coercion is a form of abuse in which a girl or woman is pressured into   pregnancy from a male partner

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Hungary Sees Abortion Numbers Plunge…

on August 26, 2019 by

with rise of pro-family policies


Are Athletic Girls Eating Enough?

on August 11, 2019 by

Young females who eat too little risk menstrual irregularity, weak bones and eating disorders

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on August 11, 2019 by

The bad news is that other modes of ingestion — edibles and dabbing, especially — can be risky due to higher levels…

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Young Americans Trust College Professors More Than..U

on August 8, 2019 by

A revealing new survey from the Pew Research Center shows where Americans age 18-29 put their trust


Vast Majority Of Mass Shooters Have A father Missing

on August 7, 2019 by

and its dismissal of marriage as an institution that’s crucial to the health and well-being of children

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More Than 20% Of Millennials Claim To Have No Friends

on August 4, 2019 by

Strong social relationships support mental health, and that..reduced stress and less cardiovascular activation

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Teenagers Hiring A Life Coach

on August 4, 2019 by

a 280% year-on-year surge in life coach bookings on its site, with 54% made by those aged 18 to 22. In its…


Cartel Recruitment Of Teens On Rise Near Texas Border

on July 25, 2019 by

The golf cartel is recruiting young teens because they won’t be sent to prison

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Nationwide study: teen ‘sexting’ has good news, bad news

on July 21, 2019 by

The good news is that adolescent “sexting” is not at epidemic levels as reported in some media headlines