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Weekly News Roundup, October 30 - November 5

Top issues making news this week include: HPV vaccination coverage in females, a gene linked to obesity, effects of stress on depression, the benefits of teens' sex talk with parents, and findings that teens spend more time on media each day than sleeping. 
Posted: 11/5/2015 12:44:31 PM by Monica Chase | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, September 4-10

Top issues making news this week include: SAHM launches a new health vaccine education app for teens, lights from smartphones may lower sleep hormones, an increase in chewing tobacco use, an increase in child abuse and neglect in military families, high schoolers using e-cigarettes to vape marijuana, and a push for Meningitis B vaccines on college campuses. 
Posted: 9/10/2015 1:33:58 PM by Monica Chase | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, June 5–11

Top issues making news this week include: the meningitis B vaccine, the ACA, underage drinking rates, a rape prevention program, exercise, the affect of screen time on teenage bones, cyberbullying, and the HPV vaccine.
Posted: 6/12/2015 11:55:15 AM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, April 10–16

Top issues making news this week include: confidentiality care, health insurance, and EHRS, melanoma, the impact of alcohol in the movies on teen drinking, HPV vaccines for men to reduce the costs of treating throat cancer, and bullying of LBGTQ youth by their parents.
Posted: 4/16/2015 8:34:36 PM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, February 13–19

Top issues making news this week include: sleep among U.S. adolescents, juvenile gane membership, risk of stroke living in the "stroke belt", racial gaps in diabetes, global obesit response, the recent measles outbreak in the U.S., and vaccination policy.
Posted: 2/20/2015 11:29:12 AM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments


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