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14 min ago | Daily World
How can I keep my teenagers safe from prescription medication in my home? There's a difference between street drugs and pharmaceuticals, but both can do harm. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://www.dailyworld.com/story/news/local/2014/09/14/can-keep-teenagers-safe-prescription-medication-home/15636497/ "Street drugs" refers to drugs that are commonly known as illegal - cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine, marijuana, and others.
4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
Talking to teenagers about sex is tough-so tough that many pediatricians appear to be avoiding the topic all together. Health experts recommend that teens receive regular care relating to their sexual health, including screening and vaccination for sexually transmitted infections, but studies show that few pediatricians offer these services regularly.
8 hrs ago | CBC News
The second annual Beakerhead is taking place in Calgary this weekend and one project has brought together a unique partnership. Beakerhead combines science with art and engineering and this year, also combined a group of local artists and teenagers from Forest Lawn to create Play on Wheels, a horse-trailer-turned-mobile-playground.
12 hrs ago | Sun-Star
A YOUNG boy excitedly walked near a waffle stand as he tried to persuade his lola or grandma to buy him some of his favorite chocolate waffles. According to his lola it is a part of their routine every Sunday before going inside the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral to attend mass.
While teenagers today are high on Intelligence Quotient, they are low on Emotional Quotient, leading to anger and aggression. Nikshubha Garg speaks to psychologists to understand why rage is becoming a huge problem among youngsters in India today and what techniques can be applied to help them On June 6, 2014, 18-year-old Aniket Naik stabbed a 22-year-old man at Currey Road in Mumbai, over a petty dispute.
A talk by a singer and a GAA star on their teen experiences with mental illness left my children utterly transfixed Life is not fair. An understatement? Yes, life can be terribly, cruelly, horrifically unfair.
A new study said that peer pressure is not necessarily the primary reason why teens have sex, but rather, the belief that their fellow teenagers are doing so. The review, published in the journal Personality and Social Psychology Review indicated that the most important factor in teenagers opting to have sex at such a young age is that they think their peers are doing so as well.
Taking the driving test and earning a license is a cherished rite of passage for teenagers across the country. With their license in hand, they view the road as their gateway to independence and they eagerly look forward to what's around the next curve.
The Shasta County District Attorney's Office is recommending charges against a 14-year-old who is accused of giving three other teenagers poison thinking it was cocaine. "The evidence that we have so far doesn't show an intentional homicide.
Teenagers are prone to dumb, tasteless pranks, but one 14-year-old is facing prison time for his latest stunt. The teen, from Everett, Pennsylvania, hopped on top of a statue of a kneeling Jesus - in front of an organization called "Love in the Name of Christ" - and simulated oral sex with the statue's face.
LeAnne Morman is an Omaha native. Always interested in news and current events, she caught the broadcasting bug early at 16, when she began anchoring the morning newscasts at Omaha Northwest High School.
It's the first of its kind in the metro. A day center for homeless teens and young adults who would otherwise have nowhere to go for help.
But they're not the only ones who have proved they can make the grade when it comes to exams. Hundreds of adults across Essex - from single mums to pensioners to teachers and university graduates - have also been going back to the classroom to achieve GCSEs in a wide range of subjects.
A group of up to seven young males assaulted two other males in their teens at knifepoint on Tuesday for the sake of a mobile phone and some Rizlas. The incident came just hours after an affray in the same area, for which an 18-year-old male is currently in custody.
Chardon High School suspected gunman TJ Lane is escorted into court for his court appearance, by Sheriffs deputies in Chardon, Ohio May 24, 2012. Chardon High School suspected gunman TJ Lane is escorted into court for his court appearance, by Sheriffs deputies in Chardon, Ohio May 24, 2012.
Just 3% of teenagers could score the highest grades in new GCSE English and maths exams, it has been revealed. Under major reforms, only a fifth of pupils who would currently achieve at least an A grade will be awarded a "grade 9" - the top result available in the new system.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 08:35 pm
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