Health & Safety: Teens
Watch a video on safety tips for teenage driving.Surprise, surprise! Why more teens get into accidents. Credit: Getty Images Pop ...Inexperience and immaturity causes more teen car crashes than alcohol or reckless driving.
Researchers suggest parents add an electrocardiogram to their children's medical checkups as a precaution. Credit: Getty Images Heart ...Potentially fatal heart conditions often go undetected.
Watch A Related Video to This ArticleFirst-borns are more likely to be allergic to certain foods, a new study says. Credit: Getty ...Your big sister may pick on you, but at least she's allergic to peanuts.
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Classmates say goodbye to Wes Leonard at a basketball game the day after his funeral. Credit: Dennis R.J. Geppert, The Holland ...About 50 to 100 sudden deaths occur among athletes in middle school, high school and college every year.
If teens are smoking, they might be making other poor decisions. Credit: Getty Images Teenagers are known to be impulsive, but a new ...Teenagers are known to be impulsive, but a new study suggests that if they smoke cigarettes, they might become even more reckless and less adept at making decisions.
A child's access to affordable health care varies widely from state-to-state. Credit: Getty A recent analysis of states' performance ...Nationally, 10 percent of children are uninsured, with the rate exceeding 16 percent in three states.