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2014-08-22 23:08:46

The Troubled Teens Fort Worth helpline provides a new resource for parents and young adults to find professional youth rehab. Fort Worth, TX (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 The rising numbers of teenage drug addiction is a disturbing trend in Fort Worth, TX. Over the years, countless lives have been lost due to adolescent drug and alcohol substance abuse. To help make a difference in the community a new helpline was established to provide a valuable source of information for parents and teens in...

2014-08-21 23:15:08

Troubled Teens Margates, a newly established helpline for young adults in Margate, FL is making it easier to locate a real drug and alcohol youth rehab facility. Margate, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Adolescents in Margate, FL who struggle with drug and alcohol abuse are in luck as there is a new helpline for troubled teens which can point them in the right direction towards a youth rehab facility with certified addiction counselors. By calling the helpline at (754) 701-2187, a teenager can...

2014-08-21 23:15:06

The new Troubled Teens Coconut Creek helpline is assisting adolescents in Florida to find professional youth rehab. Coconut Creek, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Teenage addiction is nothing new in Florida. Over the years, has claimed thousands of lives throughout the region. But a new helpline in Coconut Creek, FL is providing hope for teenagers who are seeking to overcome their teen drug and alcohol addiction. The Troubled Teens Coconut Creek helpline is designed to provide young adults and...

2014-08-21 23:13:05

The new Troubled Teens Deerfield Beach helpline places young addicts for youth rehab. Deerfield Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Teen drug and alcohol substance abuse has long been major issue among young people in Deerfield Beach, FL. Unfortunately, most young adults never receive the professional treatment they need. To help make a difference in the community, the new Troubled Teens Deerfield Beach helpline was established to provide a valuable resource for teenagers seeking to...

2014-08-20 23:01:17

Sexual Bullying, A Guide Released Today By NoBullying http://nobullying.com/sexual-bullying/ London, UK (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Sexual Bullying is a form of bullying that takes place usually with teens and “tweens”. However, sexual bullying can happen among adults as well, particularly at the work place and even at home. NoBullying releases today a complete guide to Sexual Bullying. Recent research defines sexual bullying as “Any bullying behavior, whether physical or non-physical,...

brain changes mathematics
2014-08-19 03:30:41

Erin Digitale, Stanford University School of Medicine As children learn basic arithmetic, they gradually switch from solving problems by counting on their fingers to pulling facts from memory. The shift comes more easily for some kids than for others, but no one knows why. Now, new brain-imaging research gives the first evidence drawn from a longitudinal study to explain how the brain reorganizes itself as children learn math facts. A precisely orchestrated group of brain changes, many...

parents distracting teens
2014-08-09 06:07:42

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Parents who preach about the dangers of distracted driving are often on the other end of the phone when teenagers talk while behind the wheel, according to research presented Friday at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association (APA). As part of the study, Petaluma, California-based cognitive psychologist Dr. Noelle LaVoie and her colleagues surveyed and interviewed over 400 drivers between the ages of 15 and...

2014-08-08 11:08:24

University of Eastern Finland Adolescents who behave aggressively are more likely to drink alcohol and in larger quantities than their peers, according to a recent study completed in Finland. Depression and anxiety, on the other hand, were not linked to increased alcohol use. The study investigated the association between psychosocial problems and alcohol use among 4074 Finnish 13- to 18-year-old adolescents. The results were published in Journal of Adolescence. The results indicate...

2014-08-07 15:46:41

BMJ-British Medical Journal Trend more likely among those living in urban areas and poorer households The proportion of men who start to drink alcohol in their teens has surged more than threefold over the past few decades in India, suggests research published online in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. Those living in urban areas and poorer households are more likely to start drinking at an early age, the findings show. Studies from high-income countries have...

video games and teen behavior
2014-08-05 12:59:45

John Cramer, Dartmouth College Previous studies show that violent video games increase adolescent aggressiveness, but new Dartmouth research finds for the first time that teenagers who play mature-rated, risk-glorifying video games are more likely subsequently to engage in a wide range of behaviors beyond aggression, including alcohol use, smoking cigarettes, delinquency, and risky sex. More generally, such games—especially character-based games with anti-social protagonists—appear...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin