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What I Came Here to Do

I want to bring light to my relationships with others, to create spaces for collaboration and community to develop and thrive, for people to find themselves and push themselves toward unknown bounds. 549 more words

Adolescents

Primary Care Providers Can Help Teens Find, Manage Treatment For Depression

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — About 11 percent of adolescents in the United States have an episode of depression by age 18.

“A combination of medicine and therapy can be effective, and in certain circumstances, either medicine alone or therapy alone can be helpful for them as well,” says Allegheny General Hospital child and adolescent psychiatrist Dr. 382 more words

News

Recent Declines in Nonmarital Childbearing in the United States

Recent Declines in Nonmarital Childbearing in the United States
Source: National Center for Health Statistics

Key findings
Data from the National Vital Statistics System and the National Survey of Family Growth…

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Social And Cultural Issues

Warriors of change

I may not have a lot of experience to boast about, but in the little time that I have spent here, working with Antarang, I observed that every community has a change driver. 221 more words

From the American Academy of Pediatrics -- Policy Statement: School Start Times for Adolescents

From the American Academy of Pediatrics — Policy Statement: School Start Times for Adolescents
Source: Pediatrics

The American Academy of Pediatrics recognizes insufficient sleep in adolescents as an important public health issue that significantly affects the health and safety, as well as the academic success, of our nation’s middle and high school students.

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Education

Summer Camp

My guess is that if you asked 100 students in youth ministries across the nation what their favorite part of the summer is, 99 of them would say CAMP!   567 more words

Ministry