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Suicide attempts on the rise among black teenagers in the U.S.: study

Suicide attempts are rising among black teens in the U.S. even as they fall among youth from other racial and ethnic groups, a study suggests. 733 more words

World

One Salty Wheezy Teen

A lot of what I write about is our family. Lexi’s cystic fibrosis was really the catalyst for us sharing. You won’t often hear from Lexi. 576 more words

Parenting

Why School Starting Ridiculously Early is NOT Good for Your Health

The debate for later start times at school is not a new subject, but it’s something I find completely fascinating. Especially since this is something I experienced firsthand during my time at public school, I consider myself a fairly reliable participant. 653 more words

Health

Mashable: Reddit wants more teen users. Can Snapchat help?

Mashable: Reddit wants more teen users. Can Snapchat help?. “Reddit might be the ‘front page of the internet,’ a hotbed of memes and viral videos, but the site’s not known for being particularly popular with teens. 33 more words

Tweaks & Updates

So Legit

I’ve reached a point in my life where I’ve mostly become irrelevant when it comes to my fourteen year-old daughter. It doesn’t help that I had Isa when I was 42, which pretty much makes me a geriatric mother. 431 more words

Life

The End of an Era.....PERIOD

So it begins! To start this crazy, loving, silly girl just turned 11 in August and started her middle school journey just about the same time. 775 more words

Crowded - spoken word and mental health drama

Crowded, an immersive new spoken word drama for teenagers and adults by children’s theatre specialists Half Moon Theatre and Apples and Snake, England’s leading spoken word poetry organisation, embarks on a nationwide 10 venue tour, from Wednesday 6 November to Friday 22 November 2019, premiering at… 457 more words

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