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2013-09-03 23:03:35

The Trevor Project and 20 national partner organizations across health, mental health, suicide prevention, education, youth and LGBT communities join “Talk to Me” to raise awareness for suicide prevention in September. West Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 Throughout September, The Trevor Project and 20 national partners will be raising awareness to prevent suicide among youth, especially those who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ), through...

Teenage Behavior Influenced By Images Of Friends Drinking, Smoking Online
2013-09-03 09:08:28

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A study from the University of Southern California (USC) claims teens are so impressionable that they can be influenced by what they see their friends doing online. Specifically, those teens who see their friends drinking and smoking in Facebook and Myspace pictures were more likely to do the same thing themselves. The study was carried out between 2010 and 2011, accounting for the inclusion of Myspace. According to their numbers,...

2013-08-28 23:02:33

New director to expand services for children with special needs within SE Michigan school systems. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 The Detroit Institute for Children (DIC), Southeast Michigan’s leading nonprofit provider of therapy for children with special needs, today announced the appointment of Michael Rhoads as director of school services. In this role, Rhoads is responsible for managing the DIC’s school contract services across Southeast Michigan. The organization’s...

2013-08-21 23:30:05

OMGstorage.com continues to show its intentions to stay involved in charitable events, both on a local scale and a national scale by participating at the Girl Scouts of Tropical Florida events this September, which is structured to help girls develop spatial reasoning skills. North Miami Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 OMGstorage.com will be participating at several Girl Scouts of Tropical Florida Family events this September; September 7 in Miami Lakes; September 21 in West Summerland...


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