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Adolescents Who View More Medical Marijuana Advertising Are More Likely to Use Marijuana, Have Positive Views About the Drug — Family First NZ

Rand.org 17 May 2018Family First Comment: This is why we should tread carefully with a regulated market for medicinal marijuana…“Our findings suggest that increased exposure to medical marijuana advertising is associated with increased marijuana use and related negative consequences throughout adolescence.

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Depression in adolescents and teenagers

It is seen that adolescents and teenagers are vulnerable to depression due to both known and unknown reasons.

As the children reach to their adolescence, a lot of changes occur both in their physical and emotional growth. 1,111 more words

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Track 3: Pediatric Nutrition and Obesity

Pediatric Nutrition. the maintenance of a proper well-balanced diet consisting of the essential nutrients and the adequate caloric intake necessary to promote growth and sustain the physiological requirements at the various stages of a child’s development. 533 more words


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Depression Is Skyrocketing in America

By Bill Hoffmann – Re-Blogged From Newsmax Health

If you’ve been feeling down and out more than usual, cheer up, you are not alone.

A new report compiled by insurance giant… 463 more words

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Transitions for adolescents with chronic health conditions: Facing challenges and building skills


By Stephanie Davies

We all go through transitions — that is, dynamic and evolving events that occur over a person’s life course (1). In particular, transitions for adolescents represent a time where they are required to develop and call upon new, and potentially unknown, skill sets to help them adapt and succeed (1). 1,538 more words

What's The Best Way to Teach Boys to Value Girls?

A friend recently posed a question on Facebook: What strategies have you used to teach middle-school boys about valuing the worth of girls/women?

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