Posts tagged teenagers

January 9, 2014

 

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Proposed Senate Bill Would Ban Teens From Tanning Beds

A proposed Senate bill wants to ban teenagers under 16 from tanning beds in Indiana. Currently teenagers must have written consent from a parent.

May 26, 2012

 

Photo: Joyce Costello/USAG Livorno PAO Parents acted out skits to illustrate ways Livorno Unit School students could prevent and overcome bullying at a anti-bully rally. Children joined in by signing an anti-bullying pledge.

Experts Promote Anti-Bullying Efforts for Children

Experts say preventing bullying starts at a much younger age.

September 15, 2011

 

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Study: Parents Have Misperception Of Kids’ Drug, Alcohol Use

Only 10 percent of parents think their own teens drank alcohol in the last year and 5 percent think their teens smoked marijuana in the last year.

August 9, 2011

 

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Statehouse Committee Mulls Higher Minimum Driving Age

A committee is debating whether Indiana teens should have to wait until their 17th birthday to drive if they don’t take a driver’s education course.

July 1, 2011

 

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Raft Of New Laws Take Effect With Start Of Fiscal Year

Because of their variety, the new bills impact virtually everyone in some way.

May 8, 2007

 

Report Says More Indiana Teens Committing Suicide

Indiana teen suicide rates exceed the national average, and suicide is ranked as the second leading cause of death among Indiana youth behind car accidents.

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