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Most teen-drinking deaths aren't traffic-related

Most teen-drinking deaths aren't traffic-related | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
When it comes to teens and alcohol, drunken driving is not the only thing that should concern parents, according to a new MADD analysis.
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Dating dangers: Young love's dark side

Dating dangers: Young love's dark side | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
Dating abuse among teenagers has reached alarming levels, and many parents aren't taking the necessary steps to help curb it, experts say.
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Struggle Means Learning: Difference in Eastern and Western Cultures

Struggle Means Learning: Difference in Eastern and Western Cultures | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
By Alix Spiegel In 1979, when Jim Stigler was still a graduate student at the University of Michigan, he went to Japan to research teaching methods and found...
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Muslims Enroll at Catholic Colleges in Growing Numbers

Muslims Enroll at Catholic Colleges in Growing Numbers | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
More Muslims have enrolled in Roman Catholic colleges in the United States in recent years, with students saying they prefer a place where religious talk and observance are encouraged.
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7 dangerous new teen trends

7 dangerous new teen trends | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
High school alcohol and drug use is on the decline, But older kids are finding dangerous ways to push boundaries. Here are 7 of the most frightening new teen trends.
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A Warning to Teenagers Before They Start Dating

A Warning to Teenagers Before They Start Dating | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
A diverse group is trying to forestall dating violence by addressing middle schoolers to educate them about relationships before they start dating in earnest.
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Peer pressure is part of texting and driving – teens can’t say no

Peer pressure is part of texting and driving – teens can’t say no | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
But teens should say no. Peer pressure, not wanting to ignore friends, leads to texting and driving. And a new study shows that 75 percent of young adults think there's nothing wrong with that.
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3 Easy Things Parents Must Do Today to Protect Their Kids | NBC-WKTV News Channel 2 - Utica News, Weather, Sports - | Technology

3 Easy Things Parents Must Do Today to Protect Their Kids | NBC-WKTV News Channel 2 - Utica News, Weather, Sports - | Technology | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
The explosions of technology, mobile and social media use among tweens and teens have left many parents increasingly in the dark about what their children see, say and do every day, and without a clue as to what to do about it.
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Problems of underage drinkers in UAE - The National

The problem of alcohol abuse by teenagers is not one of smugglers illegally selling drink to minors in dark alleyways, or youths sneaking into hotels with false IDs. It is at home, police say.
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Unsupervised UAE teen parties wild binge events

Unsupervised UAE teen parties wild binge events | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
While parents call for supervision, pyschiatrists warn it needs delicate handling...
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Teen girls take more risks behind wheel, study finds

Teen girls take more risks behind wheel, study finds | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
A new study suggests that teen girls are far more likely than boys to engage in distracted driving behavior.
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3 Tips for Parents to Discuss Prom Safety with Teens - High School Notes (usnews.com)

3 Tips for Parents to Discuss Prom Safety with Teens - High School Notes (usnews.com) | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
Parents may not be there for the slow dance or after-party, but hopefully their advice will be present.
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Stages of Transition and Culture Shock.

Stages of Transition and Culture Shock. | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it

Rhinesmith's Ten Stages of Adjustment

 

Culture shock and its effects can occur in a number of stages. However, culture shock is not an exact step-by-step process; every student doesn't experience culture shock the same way or at the same time. The following 10 steps of cultural adjustment outlined by Steven Rhinesmith show how culture shock can be like a roller coaster ride of emotions:

 

1. initial anxiety, 2. initial elation, 3. initial culture shock, 4. superficial adjustment, 5. depression-frustration, 6. acceptance of host culture,
7. return anxiety, 8. return elation, 9. re-entry shock, 10. reintegration

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Comment: Teens 'over' Facebook - The future of social media

Comment: Teens 'over' Facebook - The future of social media | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
It seems that Facebook is coming to terms with the fact that teenagers
are fickle and are unlikely to stay interested in anything for long –
even Facebook, writes David Glance from the University of Western Australia.
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Does it seem that your teen is spending less time on facebook? If so...what does this mean? Curious on how teens are really communicating with their friends? Read below to find out what is new and what is old in social networking.

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Why Can Some Kids Handle Pressure While Others Fall Apart?

Why Can Some Kids Handle Pressure While Others Fall Apart? | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
Scientists think bouts of panic in stressful situations can be traced to genetics. But don’t freak out. Biology is not necessarily destiny.
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Why Grit is More Important Than Good Grades

Why Grit is More Important Than Good Grades | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
Letting your kids struggle academically may the best way to help them succeed...
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The toxic message in Facebook teen health and fitness sites

The toxic message in Facebook teen health and fitness sites...
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For teens, time can mean more than money - Personal Finance - MiamiHerald.com

For teens, time can mean more than money - Personal Finance - MiamiHerald.com | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
Over-scheduled kids are quick to buy material things as a coping mechanism. Find the sweet spot by giving teens some control over their schedules.
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Mindset Works®: Student Motivation through a Growth Mindset, by Carol Dweck, Ph.D.

Brainology is an online interactive program in which students learn about how the brain works, how to strengthen their own brains, and how to better approach their own learning.

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Adversity does make you stronger, says Ottawa researcher probing what makes resilient teens.

Adversity does make you stronger, says Ottawa researcher probing what makes resilient teens. | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
Bad stuff happens to everyone. So what is it that allows some people bounce back from the slings and arrows of life while others crumble?
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Study: Teens and their use of online video media | ZDNet

Study: Teens and their use of online video media | ZDNet | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
New research provided by Pew explores how the younger generation are using online networks, video and media.
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Bullying: Teens take the lead as anti-bullying mentors, advocates

Bullying: Teens take the lead as anti-bullying mentors, advocates | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
Bullying prevention starts with teens, and in communities around the country they are taking the lead as anti-bullying leaders, advocates, and mentors for their peers.
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Teens learn dangers of sharing online

Teens learn dangers of sharing online | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
Social media is a booming business. At the end of last year, Facebook reported over 840 million active monthly users. Your friends aren't the only people you're sharing with, however.
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How to Teach Your Teen to Say ‘No’ | Voxy.co.nz

How to Teach Your Teen to Say ‘No’ | Voxy.co.nz | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
How to Teach Your Teen to Say ‘No’Peer pressure if a big issue for teens. Actually, even when you grow up, the concept of peer pressure still lingers throughout your entire life.
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Synthetic drugs posing serious threat

Synthetic drugs posing serious threat | Teen Health and Well-Being | Scoop.it
Is your teen buying incense or potpourri? Does it seem like benign behavior? Don't count on it. Teens have found a new drug, one that isn't illegal, and it is producing some very scary side effects.
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