Weekly News Roundup, September 20–26

Top issues making news this week include: oversight of e-cigarettes, the Affordable Care Act's impact on young adults, sex trafficking of minors, Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, global HIV/AIDS, vaccines, mental health, influenza vaccination coverage, anorexia and binge-eating, and  sexuality education.
Posted: 9/26/2013 5:26:46 PM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments

Weekly News Roundup, September 13–19

Top issues making news this week include: suicide prevention, the Affordable Care Act, antibiotic-resistant infections, sex education, dating violence, mental health, effects of bullying, obesity, eating disorders, scoliosis treatment, and healthier eating.
Posted: 9/19/2013 3:54:44 PM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments

Weekly News Roundup, September 6–12

Top issues making news this week include: teen birth rate hits historic low, school health, sex education, obesity and eating disorders, and the health of homeless youth.
Posted: 9/12/2013 4:41:42 PM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments

Weekly News Roundup, August 30–September 5

Top issues making news this week include: adolescents' use of drugs and e-cigarettes, energy drinks, sex education in Israel, the UK, and Oklahoma, strokes, abortion restrictions, and back-to-school
Posted: 9/5/2013 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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