Weekly News Roundup, April 25–May 1

Top issues making news this week include: bullying rates, health care costs for young adults, being called fat, teen drivers, gay teens and steroids, e-cigarettes, homeless youth, reproductive health visits, and rape on college campuses. 
Posted: 5/1/2014 11:26:46 AM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments

Weekly News Roundup, April 18–24

Top issues making news this week include: masculinity and femininity, bullying, tobacco, malaria, homeless youth, e-cigarettes, codeine, Obamacare enrollees, and autism.
Posted: 4/24/2014 11:26:46 AM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments

Weekly News Roundup, April 11–17

Top issues making news this week include: concussions, the relationship between social skills and childhood head injury, tanning, the impact of video games on academic performance, mental health, marijuana use, distracted driving, and romantic relationships.
Posted: 4/18/2014 9:41:54 AM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments

Weekly News Roundup, April 4–10

Top issues making news this week include: teen birth rates, tanning, the teen brain, bone health, driving and crash risk, unsafe abortions, National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day, and school health profiles.
Posted: 4/10/2014 11:26:46 AM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments

A Weekly Digest of Adolescent Health News in Traditional and New Media


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