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2014-07-02 04:20:58

WASHINGTON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Of adolescents visiting the emergency department for any reason, one in five girls and one in eight boys reported dating violence in the past

2014-06-27 23:01:30

Introducing the Belfie, A Parent’s Guide released today by NoBullying http://nobullying.com/what-all-parents-should-know-about-the-belfie/.

2014-06-27 04:21:19

Following a study that links academic performance with physical fitness, Dr.

2014-06-24 23:16:40

New study suggests that persuading teens to avoid distracted driving might start by asking them to monitor their parents’ driving behavior Philadelphia, PA

2014-06-21 04:20:25

The increase in the prevalence of caffeine among children has risen substantially over the years and is beginning to grab the attention of researchers and doctors. Dr.

2014-06-16 23:13:03

Churches from around the country respond to the needs of teen moms by inviting the community to participate in a month-long diaper drive. Loveland, CO (PRWEB)

2014-06-16 18:06:51

Caffeine intake by children and adolescents has been rising for decades, due in large part to the popularity of caffeinated sodas and energy drinks, which now are marketed to children as young as four.

2014-06-13 23:02:04

According to reports, during summer months there is an increase in drug and alcohol use; especially with teens.

2014-06-09 23:01:59

Peer Pressure on Teens, A Parent’s Alert released today by NoBullying - http://nobullying.com/dealing-with-peer-pressure/


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.