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3 hrs ago | Switched

Teen Use Of Human Growth Hormone More Than Doubles

U.S. teenagers' reported use of synthetic human growth hormone more than doubled between 2012 to 2013 as they sought to improve athletic performance and appearance, a survey by anti-drug advocates found.


Related Topix: Family

7 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Navajo Nation leader denounces homeless killings

Three teenagers have been charged with murder in the Friday night slayings. Police say the men were attacked while sleeping in a vacant lot and beaten beyond recognition with cinderblocks, bricks and a metal pole.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Albuquerque, NM, Family, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Bernalillo County, NM

11 hrs ago |

Working to eradicate HIV and positively reinforce teenagers

In the tough part of Brooklyn where she spent her younger years, Bridgette Brawner saw neighbors strung out on drugs, arguments that turned violent, families like her own struggling to get by.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Medicine, Nursing, Project

15 hrs ago |

Coastguard round up: Coastguards airlift woman to hospital and search for two missing teenagers

At 12.39am, a member of the public reported finding an unexpended marine parachute flare at the North Haven Yacht Club in Poole.


Related Topix: Family, Devon County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

20 hrs ago | The Independent

Teenagers who 'sext' each other could land themselves on sex offenders register

Loveday Morris is an award-winning freelance journalist currently based in Beirut and covering the unfolding crisis in Syria.


Related Topix: Family, Social Software

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Daily Mail

Sexting could leave you with criminal record, teenagers are told

Schoolchildren have been warned that they could end up with a criminal record if they send explicit pictures of themselves by text message or over social media.


Related Topix: Family


Pre-Teens Account for Sharpest Spike in Unaccompanied Child Migrants

Children crossing the U.S.-Mexico border without parents are increasingly younger, according to newly released figures by the Pew Research Center.


Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Kids

The Island Packet

Ohio woman has long road ahead after rock attack

After nearly two weeks, including a surgery lasting more than 13 hours that involved removing damaged parts of her brain, they are cautiously optimistic.


Related Topix: Uniontown, OH, Family, Explosion


Indy to use computer game to teach law to kids

Indianapolis police are trying out an interactive computer game based on television's "Jeopardy!" to try to prevent teenagers from falling into lives of crime.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Family, Cambridge, MA

High-Performing Charter Schools May Improve Students' Health

Many people are intensely interested in how publicly funded charter schools affect children, and that includes not just their academic achievement but their health.


Related Topix: Family, Drugs, Smoking, Medicine, Health


Dad: Boys charged in homeless deaths once homeless

Bedding, clothing and broken glass litter a homeless encampment in Albuquerque, Monday, July 21, 2014, where three teenagers are accused of fatally beating two homeless men.


Related Topix: Albuquerque, NM, Family, Bernalillo County, NM

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Good schools may be good for a teen's health, too

Low-income teenagers who get into a more rigorous high school may take fewer health risks than their peers at other schools, a new study suggests.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, UC Los Angeles, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Cybercast News Service

New charges in rock-throwing that injured teacher

Three Pennsylvania teenagers now stand charged as adults in a highway rock-throwing incident in Pennsylvania that left an Ohio teacher critically injured.


Related Topix: Family, Uniontown, OH


UN passes resolution calling for plane crash probe

Texas Gov. Rick Perry plans to deploy as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to South Texas to bolster security along the Mexico border, a local lawmaker confirmed Monday.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Family, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Police probe other attacks after transients killed

Alex Rios, 18, and two boys, ages 16 and 15, are being held in Bernalillo County detention facilities a day after allegedly killing the two sleeping men in an open field in an attack so violent it left the victims unrecognizable, police spokesman Simon Drobik said.


Related Topix: Family

Deseret News

Depression in adolescents is increasing. These are the signs that can help you fight it

Teen adolescence is becoming a prevalent issue within the nation and it's never been more important to understand it.


Related Topix: Depression, Health, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Genetics, Medicine

Bellingham Herald

EXCHANGE: DeKalb schools warn about texting

"Everyone at some point in their life texts and drives," Alvarez said. "I've never seen my friends text while driving, but I know they do it because everyone does."


Related Topix: DeKalb, IL, Family, Education Etc.

Sun Jul 20, 2014


Family spokesman: Ex-Oregon Gov. Vic Atiyeh dies

Vic Atiyeh, Oregon's last Republican governor who shepherded the state through a deep recession during two terms in the 1980s, died Sunday night, a family spokesman said.


Related Topix: Oregon Government, Oregon, Israel, World News, Middle East, Family, Palestinian Territories,

New York Magazine

'Telegenically Dead Palestinians': Why Israel Is Losing the American Media War

In this conflict, we are seeing the Palestinians less as terrorists and more as they see themselvesas ordinary people living in often impossible circumstances.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Public Relations, Family, Sports


Padres P Despaigne has no-hitter thru 6 vs Mets

A Palestinian-American teen left with stitches and bruises from his detention by Israeli security forces hopes to return one day without incident to the Middle East, where he was beaten while visiting relatives.


Related Topix: Family, Wildfire, Fire, Natural Disasters, California, Celebrities, Tom Selleck