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2013-11-07 13:18:23

Although the number of children born to teenage parents has decreased since the 1990s, these children continue to be at an increased risk for injury, both accidental and intentional. This may be because many of these teenage parents are poor, uneducated, and lack parental safety and supervision skills. In a new study scheduled for publication in The Journal of Pediatrics, researchers analyzed the types of injuries to children of teenage parents. Brian D. Robertson, PhD, and colleagues from...

2013-11-06 23:28:16

Addiction recovery professionals, elected officials, school administrators, community leaders, parents and everyone else who want to grasp why adolescent drug and alcohol abuse is rising -- despite the so-called “war on drugs” that has been raging for more than four decades – can glean powerful insights from a new blog post published by A Forever Recovery, a leading addiction treatment center. Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Addiction recovery professionals, elected...

2013-10-31 23:35:33

The Pinnacle Schools in Huntsville, AL is featured in Inc. Magazine’s 2nd annual Hire Power Awards which recognizes private businesses that have generated the most jobs from January 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013. Hutnsville, Alabama (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 The Pinnacle Schools in Huntsville, AL is featured in Inc. Magazine’s 2nd annual Hire Power Awards which recognizes private businesses that have generated the most jobs from January 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013. According to Inc....

2013-10-29 15:52:31

Injuries may put athletes at risk for long-term back problems Lower back injuries are the third most common injuries suffered in athletes under age 18, according to a study presented by Loyola University Medical Center sports medicine physician Neeru Jayanthi, MD. Many injuries are severe enough to sideline young athletes for one-to-six months, and put them at future risk for long-term back problems. Jayanthi presented findings Oct. 28 at the American Academy of Pediatrics National...

2013-10-26 23:02:26

Academic Support Combined With Mental Health Treatment Provides Balance For Students Malibu, California (PRWEB) October 26, 2013 According to figures from the academic sector, approximately 3 million gifted students are currently enrolled in schools throughout the United States. While all teens and adolescents face an increasing number of social and internal emotional challenges, those with greater than average intelligence and abilities are often confronted with their own unique set of...

2013-10-23 23:24:51

Teen magazine, iaam.com, the Teen Entertainment and Life Skills Multimedia Network, is a positive and inspiring platform for teens and their peers to be successful in life. Teens, and their friends and family, are invited to join #CelebrateMyDrive with StateFarm and Kelly Clarkson and commit to safe driving too! Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Safe driving matters to iaam.com. Teens driving safely is an important part of the destination to success, especially knowing that car...

2013-10-22 23:26:52

PMBC Group, a full service public relations firm is pleased to announce a new client relationship with social discovery app Anomo, based on the shared understanding that who you meet drastically affects your life path. Anomo is revolutionizing how people meet and socialize, ensuring that people meet the people they need while making social interactions more efficient and entertaining. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 PMBC Group, a full service public relations firm is pleased to...

Regular Exercise Cognitive Benefits For Teens
2013-10-22 13:51:33

[ Watch the Video: Teenagers' Grades Could Benefit From Regular Exercise ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While the physical benefits of regular activity are well known and widely publicized, some research has found that there are cognitive benefits to regular exercise as well. In a new study published Tuesday in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, UK researchers found an increase in regular exercise is linked to improved academic performance amongst teens....


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