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Credit: AFP/Getty Images Never mind getting sick, getting busted or getting hurt -- when teenage girls binge drink, they could be ...This could lead to issues when it comes to driving, playing sports, using maps or remembering how to get places.
The Fourth of July holiday is upon us. Do you know where your teenage boys are? If you're thinking a little freedom is in order for your kids on ...During the 2009 July 4th weekend, two-thirds of ER visits were made by boys.
Children can experience dramatic weight gain and insulin resistance just weeks after taking the drugs for the first time. Credit: Getty ...Overprescribed antipsychotic meds make kids gain weight.
Even the hero of "Footloose" might not be able to get school officials at Sydney Academy to kick off their Sunday shoes. Credit: ...Drunk and rowdy students apparently a little too "footloose."
Gay, lesbian and bisexual teenagers are more likely to engage in self-destructive behavior. Credit: AFP/Getty Images Being a gay ...Bullying, social isolation and emotional conflict drive gay teens to drinking, drugs and other negative behaviors.