Latest Adolescence Stories
A landmark research study found alcohol use by teens has dropped dramatically over the last two decades. Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 A landmark
Six in ten 13-year-old girls, compared to four in 10 boys the same age, are afraid of gaining weight or getting fat according to new research on eating disorders from the UCL Institute of Child Health (UK) in collaboration with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (UK).
Globalsurance has released a new article on its blog titled "HIV in Adolescents on the Rise". (PRWEB) December 12, 2013
A myriad of treatment modalities ensures effective treatment for teenage depression and other mental health issues. Malibu, California (PRWEB) December 11, 2013
Fewer high school students across the U.S. started drinking alcohol, smoking cigarettes, committing crimes and engaging in violence before graduation when their towns used the Communities That Care prevention system during the teens' middle school years.
Medical researchers point to developmental factors, specifically the decline of the sleep-inducing hormone melatonin, as an explanation for why children get less sleep as they become teenagers.
A new study has found playing violent video games not only increases aggression, it can also cause players to exhibit less self-control and more unethical behaviors.
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