Weekly News Roundup, January 31–February 6

Top issues making news this week include: breakfast habits and metabolic syndrome, effects of racial discrimination, sodium and obesity, gay and bisexual boys and steroids, energy drinks and alcohol and drug use, HPV vaccine doesn't lead to teen sex, and new FDA anti-smoking campaign aimed at teens. 
Posted: 2/6/2014 11:26:46 AM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, January 24–30

Top issues making news this week include: sleep, firearm-related injuries, waist circumference and cardiometabolic risk, peanut allergies, the adolescent brain, Medicaid and ACA enrollees, sexual health, and marijuana.
Posted: 1/30/2014 2:41:52 PM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, January 17–23

Top issues making news this week include: sleep, autism interventions, transgender youth, rape on college campuses, focus on boys' health, the teen birth rate in South Carolina, substance use resources, and parental notification legislation.
Posted: 1/24/2014 10:31:53 AM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, January 10–16

Top issues making news this week include: 'Young Invincibles,' young veterans, MTV's '16 and Pregnant, STDs, class gap in teen obesity, school discipline guidelines, Obamacare enrollees, sex education, mental health screening in schools, and homeless youth.
Posted: 1/16/2014 11:26:46 AM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, January 3–9

Top issues making news this week include: teen eating disorders, sexting in middle school, the HPV vaccine, peer influence on drinking, recommended amounts of physical activity, and teen concussions.
Posted: 1/8/2014 4:21:14 PM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments


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