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1774 Articles Matching "teen"

Bubble Tea: What Happened To A 14-Year-Old Who Drank It

Jun 16, 2019 , Forbes
Doctors found over a hundred undigested boba or bubble tea pearls in the intestines of a teenager who was suffering from abdominal pain and...
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House panel demands internal documents from Juul in teen vaping probe

Jun 14, 2019 , CNBC Health
Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi says the high levels of nicotine in Juul's pods are "sending kids across the country into rehab, some as young as...
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Encourage Your Teen to Work Out for Better Learning

Jun 08, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Encourage Your Teen to Work Out for Better LearningCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/7/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/7/2019 12:00:00...
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Teen boys' eating disorders may focus on muscles, not weight loss

Jun 06, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Many people may mistakenly assume teen boys are not prone to eating disorders because their symptoms are different from what's typically seen in girls and their focus is on building muscle rather than becoming impossibly thin, doctors warn....
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Many Dietary Supplements Dangerous for Teens

Jun 06, 2019 , WebMD
Weight-loss, muscle-building and energy supplements were linked with an almost three times greater risk of severe medical problems compared with vitamins, the findings...
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Many Dietary Supplements Dangerous for Teens

Jun 06, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Many Dietary Supplements Dangerous for TeensCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/5/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/5/2019 12:00:00...
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Middle schools can help prevent teen dating violence

Jun 06, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Middle schools that offer a comprehensive dating violence prevention program in every grade may have fewer youth involved in abusive relationships, a U.S. study suggests....
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Study: Less Sleep For Teens = More Unsafe Sex

Jun 04, 2019 , WebMD
Not getting enough sleep may impair decision-making and increase impulsiveness, increasing the chance of sexual risk-taking, the study author...
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‘Technology Isn’t The Problem. We’re The Problem.’: Teens’ Underlying Issues Need To Be Understood, Researchers Say

Jun 04, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
While it's tempting to blame social media and gaming for mental health problems among teens, that is a mistake, says Dr. Michael Rich, an associate professor of pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. “What we need to do is look at the whole picture around these young people; we need to look at how kids and how we all are using social media,” he said. Other news on technology looks at a debate over the term "screen time" and pornography on...
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Sleep-Deprived Teens More Prone to Unsafe Sex: Study

Jun 04, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Sleep-Deprived Teens More Prone to Unsafe Sex: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/3/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/3/2019 12:00:00...
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The Medical Minute: The Pitfalls Of Too Much Screen Time

Jun 01, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Too much screen time can cause health problems for an adult. Insomnia, social disconnection and lack of exercise are just a few. Mix it with the turmoil of teen years — or the plasticity of a preschooler’s brain — and it can lead to conditions ranging from obesity to mental health disorders. “We ha......
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Increase In Chest Binding Among Gender-Variant Teens Brings Warnings About Potential Negative Health Effects

Jun 01, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
While many transgender teens wear breast compression devices to diminish feelings of discomfort known as body dysphoria, they can be creating problems such as breathing difficulties and overheating, physicians warn. In other public health news: intersex individuals, social work training for police, low sperm counts, potential cancer-detecting blood tests, burnout and...
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Sen. Durbin blasts FDA on Juul. Says agency 'has no intention' of curbing teen vaping

May 31, 2019 , CNBC Health
Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin in a scathing letter to acting Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Ned Sharpless said he feels Sharpless has "no intention" of tackling what his predecessor Scott Gottlieb labeled an "epidemic" of teen...
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Durbin Does ‘Not Have Confidence’ New FDA Head Will Satisfactorily Address Teen Vaping Epidemic

May 31, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Former Commissioner Scott Gottlieb had deemed the issue a public health epidemic, but Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) accused acting chief Ned Sharpless of not taking it as seriously....
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Pediatricians don't always get adequate suicide-prevention training

May 31, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Although experts supervising new pediatricians and teaching trainee doctors agree that preventing child and teen suicide is important, most also say current training isn't adequate, according to a new U.S. study....
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A teen needed a stable home to make the kidney transplant list. So his teacher took him in

May 31, 2019 , CNN Health
Damien, 13, didn't believe it when he found out his new foster parent would be his math teacher, Finn Lanning....
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Suicide uptick occurred among teens and tweens following '13 Reasons Why,' study says

May 30, 2019 , CNN Health
Netflix released "13 Reasons Why," a series about the suicide of a 17-year-old girl, on the final day of March 2017. Immediately, the profitable streaming service received criticism from suicide prevention organizations for not portraying suicide in a responsible way. New research suggests that, as feared, the series caused a "suicide contagion" effect among young people....
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New Diabetes Cases Decline, But Scientists Aren’t Celebrating. That’s Because Obesity Is Still On The Rise

May 30, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The decrease is more complicated than the simple thought: our health is improving. In other public health news: gene-editing human embryos, teens and smartphones, stress at work, exercise, CBD, single mothers, and more....
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When shots start younger, more teens get meningococcal vaccine

May 30, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Teens are more likely to get at least one of two recommended doses of the meningococcal vaccine when they receive their first shot by early adolescence, a U.S. study suggests....
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Japan court says forced sterilizations unconstitutional, refuses compensation: media

May 29, 2019 , Reuters
The forced sterilization of two women decades ago as teenagers was unconstitutional, a Japanese court said on Tuesday, but rejected their demands for compensation, in the first of about 20 such cases closely watched nationwide, media said....
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