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Teen Self-Harm Linked to Problems as Adults

on October 25, 2014 by

Jim Liebelt

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What’s Hot?

on October 25, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Study: Teen Birth Rates Steadily Declining

on October 23, 2014 by

An estimated four million fewer babies were born to teen mothers from 1992 through 2012

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Family Acceptance Key to Curbing Teen Suicides

on October 23, 2014 by

And the longer boys felt rejected, the more likely they were to attempt suicide

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Parents Become Less Sensitive To Violence And Sex In Movies

on October 21, 2014 by

Sex and violence has become more prevalent in movies aimed at youth

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Australian Study: National Study Reveals How And Why Teenagers Sext

on October 20, 2014 by

A significant proportion of young people have sent a sexual image of themselves by the time they are 13-15 years old

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UK: 1 In 3 Teenagers Have Met A Stranger After Chatting Online

on October 20, 2014 by

One in four admitted they thought they were addicted to social media

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Parents And Teens Aren’t Embarrassed By The Sex Talk Anymore

on October 20, 2014 by

But there’s still a lot more conversations that need to happen, according to new data

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What’s Hot?

on October 19, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Authoritarian Mothers Linked to Increased Teen Alcohol Use

on October 18, 2014 by

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More Than 80% of Children Lie About Their Age to Use Social Media Sites

on October 18, 2014 by

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Physical Activity Does Not Reduce Depression in Teens

on October 18, 2014 by

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Study Looks at Way to Reduce Youth Suicides

on October 17, 2014 by

New Canadian study finds that early detection of mental health issues and better exchange of health information can reduce youth suicides

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Female British Muslims As Vulnerable To Radicalisation

on October 16, 2014 by

Girls as young as 14 travelling to Syria from the west, to marry Islamist fighters, bear their children and join their communities

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Teens And Adults Voice Search Habits

on October 15, 2014 by

Google reveals our embarrassing voice search habits

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Lululemon Leggings Are The Hottest Item In Teen Retail

on October 14, 2014 by

Teenagers are increasingly wearing yoga pants instead of jeans

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Caregiving Kids May Be At Risk

on October 13, 2014 by

The analysis found that 62 percent of the youth caregivers were girls, while 38 percent were boys. Median age was 12

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Home Visits Decrease Drug Use, Depression In Pregnant Teens

on October 13, 2014 by

This intervention can help us break that cycle of despair

TRENDS


Sexting Is The New First Base

on October 12, 2014 by

“Sexting preceeded sexual behavior in many cases,” Temple said.

TRENDS


Rejection by Family and Peers Risky for Troubled Teens

on October 12, 2014 by

Sense of invalidation uniquely risky for troubled teens

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Teens Involved In Sex Photos Seeking ‘Notoriety,’ Not Concerned With Consequences

on October 10, 2014 by

Are adolescents involved with sexting and related acts just seeking attention?

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Democrat Governor: Legalizing Pot Was ‘Reckless.’

on October 9, 2014 by

A New Study Proves Him Right

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Mom’s Self Worth And Body Image Is Passed Onto Daughter

on October 5, 2014 by

Dove: Legacy Video

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Can We Auto-Correct Humanity?

on October 5, 2014 by

The average person spends 4 years looking down at his cell phone

TRENDS


Teen Perceptions Of Sexual Activity More Influential Than Peer Pressure

on October 4, 2014 by

Researchers wanted to know how teens’ perceptions of their peers’ sexual behaviors and attitudes influenced their own decisions about having sex

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Responsibility Is The Quality Parents Most Want Their Kids To Have

on October 4, 2014 by

liberals who rank “empathy” and “curiosity” much higher. Meanwhile, “obedience” is much higher up the list for conservative parents than any other…

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Americans Who Remain Single At An Historic High

on October 4, 2014 by

Why 25% of Millennials Will Never Get Married

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Youtube The Mobile Takeover [ Infographic ]

on October 3, 2014 by

The #1 video platform on the Internet, it’s also the second most used search engine as well as the most viewed social…

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on October 1, 2014 by

Kids concocting deadly drink under parents’ noses

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Did You Know? An Illegal Immigrant Lives in U.S. for 12.7 Years

on September 30, 2014 by

There are 4,000,000 illegal parents in the U.S.

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Once Here, 70 Percent of Illegal Families Don’t Report Back to Immigration Agents

on September 30, 2014 by

AP said it obtained an audio recording of a confidential meeting held by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement one ICE official said…

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The Younger The Age Of First Drink, The Higher The Odds For Problem Drinking Later

on September 28, 2014 by

How quickly teenagers move from having their first drink to getting drunk for the first time is an important piece of the…

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Bullying By Siblings Increases Risk For Depression

on September 28, 2014 by

They were also twice as likely to say they had self-harmed within the previous year compared with those who had not been…

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“Meet the New Family”

on September 27, 2014 by

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Hearing That Things Can Change Helps Teens Dodge Depression

on September 26, 2014 by

“When kids have hard things happen to them, they think it’ll be like that way into the future.”

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Half (54%) Of US Teens Think Life Would Be Better Without Social Media

on September 25, 2014 by

Majority of self-conscious teens want to improve their chances of fitting in and boosting their confidence by changing their appearance

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Teen Tracking apps..Internet Safety

on September 25, 2014 by

Good parenting or risky? “As a mom with two teens, I was concerned about not having a window into my child’s digital…

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7 In 10 Americans Think Role Of Religion Has Decreased In Public Life

on September 24, 2014 by

But an increased number of Americans think that religion should play a larger role

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10 YouTube Stars Your Kids Love

on September 23, 2014 by

What is Smosh and PewDiePie?

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Alert! Digital Drama to Watch Out For…

on September 23, 2014 by

Get clued in to the latest tech tools and trends that might stir up trouble

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The Dangerous Drug Parents Aren’t Talking About With Kids

on September 23, 2014 by

Prescription drug abuse — big problem among adults — is also spreading in schools

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Emotional Reasons Millennials Are Marrying Later In Life

on September 23, 2014 by

Researchers Realize that college students are more than “pro-” or “anti-” marriage. They found students are Enthusiasts, Hesitants or Delayers

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What’s Hot?

on September 21, 2014 by

Entertainment, Media, Social Media

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Focus On Dangers of Caffeine Powder Is Increasing

on September 21, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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“Don’t Be A Lab Rat.” The Best Legalized Pot State Has For Teens

on September 19, 2014 by

Colorado Tries Hard To Convince Teens That Pot Is Bad For You

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Teens Getting High A Little Less Often; No One Knows Why

on September 19, 2014 by

…but marijuana use remained constant with teens

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85% Of Millennials In The US (18-24) Own Smartphones

on September 19, 2014 by

Smartphones have become the staple of everyday life and the on-the-go tool of choice for consumers looking to catch up on emails,…

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Suicide By The Numbers

on September 19, 2014 by

What are the statistics behind suicide, and how can you tell if you or someone close to you is at risk

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US: Generation Stress?

on September 18, 2014 by

How anxiety rules the secret life of teens

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Flashback: UK: Generation Stress

on September 18, 2014 by

Thousands of children aged 10 and under are being treated for depression, stress and anxiety

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Secret Life Of Teens: Internet Addiction Changes Boy Into ‘Shell Of A Son’

on September 18, 2014 by

6 hours a day “It’s really like a therapeutic release. All that social anxiety I felt in school just went away because…..

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Is It True…Happy Wife, Happy Life?

on September 18, 2014 by

A study from Rutgers University says the saying has…

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

on September 15, 2014 by

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

on September 15, 2014 by

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

on September 15, 2014 by

But Vine, Instagram, and Snapchat are gaining

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5 Crazy Ways Social Media Is Changing Your Brain Right Now

on September 15, 2014 by

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

on September 14, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Alcohol Causes More Problems Than Marijuana for High School Students

on September 14, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Inside The Secret World Of Teen Suicide Hashtags

on September 13, 2014 by

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

on September 11, 2014 by

59% can confidently use a tablet.

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McDonald’s Is Losing The Happy Meal Crowd

on September 11, 2014 by

They are extremely “unhappy” over their Happy Meal losses

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

on September 10, 2014 by

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

on September 10, 2014 by

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

on September 9, 2014 by

“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

on September 9, 2014 by

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

on September 6, 2014 by

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

on September 6, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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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?

on September 5, 2014 by

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?

on September 5, 2014 by

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]

on September 5, 2014 by

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:

on September 2, 2014 by

5 Things to Know About Your Future Hires

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

on August 31, 2014 by

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

on August 31, 2014 by

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

on August 27, 2014 by

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

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The Clutches Of Controlled Substances

on August 24, 2014 by

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

on August 23, 2014 by

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

Dave Rozman

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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

on August 21, 2014 by

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

on August 21, 2014 by

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

on August 18, 2014 by

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

on August 18, 2014 by

by Jim Liebelt

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Flashback: Stronger Father-Son Relationships Curtail Youth Delinquency

on August 18, 2014 by

“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

on August 17, 2014 by

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……