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December 30, 2013

 

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Teen Tinnitus

Perhaps due to the ubiquity of headphones, hearing problems aren't just for the elderly anymore.

November 23, 2011

 

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Why Do Teens Make Dumb Decisions?

Teens are not dumb. In fact, they're pretty smart. What they often lack is what psychologists call impulse control.

June 13, 2011

 

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Teenage Marijuana Use May Lead To Psychotic Symptoms In The Future

One study found that teenage cannabis use could increase the risk of psychotic illness by forty percent.

April 20, 2011

 

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Should Your Teen Watch Their Salt Intake?

The typical American teenager eats about nine grams of salt per day. That's twice the recommended amount.

November 30, 2010

 

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Teen Drug Use: More Prescriptions, More Abuse?

Prescriptions are increasing drastically for adolescents and young adults in the US. What problems might this trend be causing?

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