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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

2014-08-20 23:01:17

Sexual Bullying, A Guide Released Today By NoBullying http://nobullying.com/sexual-bullying/ London,

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

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.

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

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.

2014-08-08 11:08:24

Adolescents who behave aggressively are more likely to drink alcohol and in larger quantities than their peers.

2014-08-07 15:46:41

The proportion of men who start to drink alcohol in their teens has surged more than threefold over the past few decades in India.

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

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.

video games for one hour a day
2014-08-04 05:46:32

Playing video games for no more than one hour per day can have a small but positive impact on childhood development, according to new research published Monday in the journal Pediatrics.

2014-07-30 10:06:12

An electronic screening tool that starts with a single question to assess the frequency of substance misuse appears to be an easy way to screen teenagers who visited a physician for routine medical care.

2014-07-23 23:29:59

Every parent struggles to communicate effectively with their teen. San Diego family therapist Dr. Joanne J.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.