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Weekly News Roundup, December 4-10

Top issues making news this week include: The release of the CDC School Health Profiles report, an increase in abnormal levels of cholesterol in adolescents, research studying exercise time at school, and a rise in ADHD diagnoses in girls and Hispanic children. 
Posted: 12/10/2015 11:25:00 AM by Monica Chase | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, September 11-17

Top issues making news this week include: the impact of chronic fatigue syndrome, a decrease in teen alcohol and prescription drug abuse, the effect of short lunch periods, the silver lining of peer pressure, pesticide risk, and the link between energy drinks and traumatic brain injury. 
Posted: 9/17/2015 1:01:02 PM by Monica Chase | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, March 28–April 2

Top issues making news this week include: driving among high school students, parents spending quality time with their kids, text message health interventions, parent participation in HIV management for adolescents, alcohol use, and energy drink consumption.
Posted: 4/3/2015 5:22:20 PM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, March 13–27

Top issues making news this week include: global diabetes, peer influence on teenagers' views on risky situations, young pitchers, the benefits of health mobile apps, ADHD, the sexual side effects of antidepressants, and salty snacks.
Posted: 3/28/2015 3:18:55 PM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, March 6–12

Top issues making news this week include: powdered alcohol, global prevalence of sexual violence against women, sugary drinks, health disparities in chronic illness and in smoking, misuse of ADHD medicines, and the widening gap between rural and urban youth suicide rates.
Posted: 3/12/2015 7:40:43 PM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments


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