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STIs nothing to be ashamed of: campaign

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Young people who have contracted a sexually transmitted infection (STI) should not be ashamed, urges a campaign encouraging Australians to get tested.
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Kingsley Douglas's comment, November 15, 2012 2:37 AM
This article taks about the risks of STIs and how teenagers should not be afraid if they have contracted an STI and that they should seek medical advice about unprotected sex.
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Ratings increase for sun creams

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Australian sunscreens may now be sold with a rating of SPF50+. The Therapeutic Goods Administration has given the go-ahead for the new ratings and at least two brands went on the sale in the past 24 hours with revised labels.
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Kingsley Douglas's comment, November 12, 2012 8:21 PM
this article talks about new sunscreen development and how scentists are increasing the amount of UV ray protection to 50+ from 30+
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Teenage baby boom sparks call for better sex education

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Teenage baby boom sparks call for better sex education...
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Kingsley Douglas's comment, May 23, 2012 6:53 AM
this article explains that teenagers are having unprotected sex earlier in life and as a result more babies are being born.
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Teen's Death Exposes Binge Drinking Dangers

Teen's Death Exposes Binge Drinking Dangers | Year 9 JournalTigs | Scoop.it
When the lifeless body of 16-year-old Julia Gonzalez was found by a passer-by in Pedretti Park in Turlock, California, her death was a mystery that captivated the public and the news media for more than three months.
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Kingsley Douglas's comment, May 23, 2012 6:59 AM
this article explains that a yound teenager consumed a very large amount of alcohol and later died.
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Tyler drinking with mates before shooting

Tyler drinking with mates before shooting | Year 9 JournalTigs | Scoop.it
Tyler drinking with mates before shooting...
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Kingsley Douglas's comment, May 23, 2012 7:03 AM
this article says that a teenager aged 15 became drunk and assumedly assulted a police officer with two knives that he had stolen and was shot.
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Party trick turns deadly as teen dies after being pressured into inhaling helium

Party trick turns deadly as teen dies after being pressured into inhaling helium | Year 9 JournalTigs | Scoop.it
Party trick turns deadly as teen dies after being pressured into inhaling helium...
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Kingsley Douglas's comment, May 23, 2012 7:11 AM
this article says that a 14 year old teenage girl went to a party, got drunk and inhaled helium in the hope of making her voice sound funny but instead she passed out and later died at a hospital.
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Sandy sinks thousands of lab rats used to study cancer and heart disease

Sandy sinks thousands of lab rats used to study cancer and heart disease | Year 9 JournalTigs | Scoop.it
NEW YORK: Among the smaller but still important casualties of hurricane Sandy were thousands of laboratory rodents, genetically altered for use in the study of heart disease, cancer and mental disorders like autism and schizophrenia, that perished...
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Kingsley Douglas's comment, November 15, 2012 2:33 AM
This article talks about mice that were killed during Hurricane Sandy which were used for research on knowledge and possible cures for heart disease, cancer and mental disorders.
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Crunching the numbers to boost odds against cancer

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Software engineers are moving to the fore in the war on cancer, designing programs that sift genetic sequencing data at lightning speed and minimal cost to identify patterns in tumors that could lead to the next medical breakthrough.
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Kingsley Douglas's comment, November 12, 2012 8:16 PM
thi sarticle explains the new breakouts in developing drugs to cure different types of cancer such as breat, colon
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Teen pregnancies linked to TV

Teen pregnancies linked to TV | Year 9 JournalTigs | Scoop.it
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Kingsley Douglas's comment, May 23, 2012 6:54 AM
this article explains that teenagers that watch movies or tv shows with sex in them are more likely to have sex younger than those who dont watch shows with sex in them.
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Boy dies after binge-drinking session

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Boy dies after binge-drinking session...
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Kingsley Douglas's comment, May 23, 2012 6:56 AM
this article says that a teenager at the age of 15 became drunk and later died as a result of this.
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Teen girls' brains hit harder by booze

Teen girls' brains hit harder by booze | Year 9 JournalTigs | Scoop.it
Teen girls' brains hit harder by booze...
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Kingsley Douglas's comment, May 23, 2012 7:07 AM
this article explains that teenage girls who drink can have a longer lasting negative effect than teenage boys for serveral reasons.