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In the light of high rates of adolescents obesity, I presented possible attributes that correlate with this ongoing health concern. In the United States, adolescent obesity is among one of the greatest health crisis. 49 more words


A2Z2016 - Xtreme!!!

According to the Urban Dictionary (because it’s not a real word):

To define something as “cooler” than the norm. Originally used for outrageous sports and death-defying stunts, “Xtreme” has managed to find its way into nearly every marketing campaign in America: deodorant, beef tacos, soft drinks, and even duct tape.”

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Getting Teens To Talk

Adolescence is the beginning of a long journey toward independence and can be one of the most difficult times for parents to negotiate. Though this is a very important process that parents want for the healthy development of their children, sometimes parents ask the question…what happened to my sweet little angel who used to tell me everything? 192 more words

Advice For Parents


No essay, just a link. Check it out…


and read the following blogs: “Ever since I was a young boy”, “Your mind must learn to roam”, “You didn’t hear it. 11 more words

Off-Topic: Why I Work for CPS

CPS has been plastered all over the news lately. From headlines about children dying to caseworker turnover, there seems to be no end in sight to the negative media attention that CPS is getting in Texas right now. 616 more words

My Tears are Purple Rain

I was a young child the first time I saw Prince in concert. I had the great pleasure of seeing him several times throughout his career.  347 more words