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1 Dose of HPV Vaccine May Offer Protection: Study

1 in 10 U.S. Teens Has Tried Hashish

1 in 3 Teen Boys Sexually Assaulted Tries Suicide, Study Finds

1 in 5 Teens May Be Bullied on Social Media

1 in 5 U.S. Teen Girls Physically or Sexually Abused While Dating

1 in 6 Female College Freshmen Raped While Incapacitated: Study

About 1 in 10 Kids Tries E-Cigarettes

Abuse of Prescription Painkillers, Stimulants Ups Sexual Risks for Teens

Active As Teen, Free of Diabetes In Later Life?

Add Germ Fighters to College Packing List

ADHD May Raise Odds for Premature Death

ADHD Medications Linked to Sleep Problems in Kids

ADHD Meds May Raise Risk for Psychotic Side Effects in Some Kids: Study

ADHD Tied to Higher Risk of Eating Disorder in Kids and Teens

Adult Obesity Still Growing in U.S., Youth Rates Hold Steady: CDC

After Concussion Symptoms Fade, Slowed Blood Flow in Brain May Persist

Aggressive Boys Stronger Than Other Teens, Study Says

Alcohol Ads Should Be a No-See on TV for Kids

Alcohol, Pot Combo Impairs Driving More Than Either Alone

American Kids Growing Fatter Than Their Canadian Cousins

Antidepressant Paxil Isn't Safe for Teens, New Analysis Says

Anti-Rape Program Halved Number of Campus Assaults: Study

Anti-Tobacco Policies Cut Youth Smoking Rates: Study

Apples Are American Kids' Favorite Fruit

Are Too Many Young Americans Getting Antipsychotics for ADHD?

Average Age of First-Time Moms in U.S. Still Rising: CDC

Back-to-School Tips for Healthy Teeth

'Bath Salts' Not Widespread in U.S. High Schools, Survey Finds

Bedtime Texting May Be Hazardous to Teens' Health

Best Friends May Help Poor Kids Succeed

Black Children May Fare Worse With Crohn's Disease

Bonding With Others May Be Crucial for Long-Term Health

Boozing in Movies May Boost Teen Drinking

Boys Victims of Dating Violence, Too

Brain Differences Seen in Teenage Heavy Drinkers

Brains of Compulsive Video Gamers May Be 'Wired' Differently

Brains of Teens With Bipolar Disorder Develop Differently: Study

Breast Concerns May Sideline Many Teen Girls From Sports

Bullied Teens at Risk for Later Depression, Study Finds

Bullied Teens Face Roadblocks to Mental Health Services

Bullies May Face Higher Odds of Eating Disorders: Study

Bullying May Take Bigger Toll Than Child Abuse, Neglect

Can Eye Screening for Diabetic Kids Be Delayed a Bit?

Candy-Flavored E-Cigarette Ads Appeal to Young: Study

CDC: Too Few Schools Teach Prevention of HIV, STDs, Pregnancy

Chemicals in Some Flavored E-Cigs Exceed Recommended Limits: Study

Childhood Cancer Devastates Family Finances, Too

Children in Foster Homes Need Better Health Care

Cigars Pose Dangers Similar to Cigarettes

Clubs, Adult Support Can Help Kids Stay Slim

College Football Players Score More Injuries at Exam Time

College Kids Don't Understand the HPV Threat

College Kids Text on Dates, in Shower, at Funerals: Survey

Coming Out at School Better for LGBT Youth, Study Finds

Concussion May Hurt School Performance for a While

Constant Social Media Presence May Jeopardize Teens' Mental Health

Could Antibiotics Raise a Child's Risk for Juvenile Arthritis?

Could Energy Drink 'Shots' Raise Teens' Diabetes Risk?

Cyberbullying Less Stressful Than In-Person Bullying, Study Claims

Despite Benefits, Few U.S. States Mandate Cervical Cancer Vaccine

Did Studies Lack Key Data on Link Between Antidepressants, Youth Suicides?

Divorce May Increase Psychosomatic Symptoms in Teens: Study

Do Sporty Teen Girls Live Longer, Healthier Lives?

Doctor Offers Back-to-School Health Tips

Doctors Worry About Return of Vaccine-Preventable Ills in Kids

Drug Overdose Rates Soaring Among U.S. Youth

Ebola May Hit Young Children Hardest, Study Finds

E-Cigarette Ads Boost Use Among Young Adults, Study Finds

E-Cigarette Use Triples Among U.S. Teens in 1 Year

E-Cigs May Spur Teens to Try Smoking: Study

Energy Drinks Tied to Inattention, Hyper Behavior in Middle Schoolers: Study

ER Physician Raises Concerns About Powdered Caffeine

Erratic Sleep May Make Teens Hungrier

Excess Weight Early in Life Linked to Colon Cancer Risk in Women

Excess Weight Has 'Unexpected' Effect on Puberty Onset in Boys

Expert Tips for Preventing Kids' Sports Injuries

'Exploding Head Syndrome' Surprisingly Common Among Young People

Face-to-Face Still Trumps Texts for Social Closeness, Studies Find

Family Stress Linked to Teen Obesity in Study

Faster, Taller Youth League Pitchers May Face Greater Risk of Injury

FDA Proposes Tanning Bed Ban for Minors

Fewer Teens Smoking Cigarettes, But Twice as Many Using Pot: CDC

Fewer Teens, Young Adults Driving After Drinking, Smoking Pot: Report

Fewer U.S. Teens Abusing Alcohol, Prescription Meds: Survey

For Gay Children, Bullying Begins Early, Happens Often: Study

For Teens, Late Bedtime May Lead to Weight Gain

Frequent Self-Weighing by Young Women Linked to Depression

Girls Lose Friends for Having Sex But Boys Don't, Study Shows

Girls Who Eat More Fiber May Face Lower Breast Cancer Risk Later: Study

Gonorrhea Becoming More Resistant to One Antibiotic: CDC

Good Moods Infectious Among Teens

'Goth' Teens Report More Depression, Self-Harm

Grades May Sink for Girls Who Are Compulsive Texters

Half of U.S. Teens Exposed to Secondhand Smoke, CDC Says

Headaches Are Common in Kids, Teens

Health Food Stores Often Promote Adult-Only Supplements to Teens

Health Food Stores Urge Supplements to Underage Teens: Study

Heed the Warning Signs of Teen Suicide, Experts Say

Helping Student-Athletes With Mental Health Issues

Heroin Use on the Rise Among Women, Wealthier People, CDC Finds

Hiding Tobacco Displays in Stores Might Lower Kids' Smoking Rates

High School Band Classes May Boost Teen Brains

High School Football Players May Be at Doubled Risk of Migraine

High School Seniors Now More Likely to Smoke Pot Than Cigarettes: Survey

HIV Testing Rates Still Low Among Teens, Young Adults: CDC

Homeless Youth More Likely to Visit Drop-In Center Than Shelter

HPV Vaccination Does Not Appear to Boost Risky Teen Sex, Study Shows

HPV Vaccination for Girls May Help Prevent Cancers in Males

HPV Vaccine Produces Early Benefits for Teen Girls: Study

Illegal Hits Play Big Role in Youth Ice Hockey Concussions: Study

Influential Students Effective at Bully Prevention, Study Finds

Insulin Pumps Give Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Better Blood Sugar Control

Is Brain Wiring to Blame for Some Teens' Bad Behavior?

Just One Energy Drink Sends Young Adults' Stress Hormone Levels Soaring

Kids Can Get Migraines Too

Kids Drawn to 'Gateway' Flavored Tobacco Products, FDA Finds

Kids' Eye Injuries From Air, BB and Paintball Guns on the Rise

Kids Find Help for Anorexia More Often Than 'Pro-Ana' Posts on YouTube

Kids' Risky Behaviors a Concern in Some Military Families

Kids Who Take ADHD Meds More Likely to Be Bullied, Study Finds

Legalizing Medical Marijuana May Not Raise Pot Use by Teens: Study

Letting Kids Sip Alcohol May 'Send Wrong Message'

LGBT Immigrants Often Faced Persecution in Homeland: Study

Light From Smartphones, Tablets May Lower Sleep Hormone in Kids

Limiting Tackling Limits Concussions: Study

Lower Drinking Age May Bring More High School Dropouts

Lymphoma Survivors May Not Get All Recommended Follow-Up Care

Many Americans 30 and Older Find Happiness Elusive

Many Depressed Teens Don't Get Follow-Up Care

Many New Teen Drivers 'Crash' in Simulated Driving Task

Many Obese Teens Don't Think They're Fat, Study Shows

Many Overweight or Obese Teens Don't See the Problem

Many Teens Knowingly Ride With Drunk Drivers, Survey Finds

Many Teens With Chronic Illnesses Use Alcohol, Pot

Many Young Adults With Autism Face Unemployment, Isolation

Many Young Cancer Patients Unaware of Fertility Preservation Options

Marijuana Study Counters 'Gateway' Theory

Mass Killings, School Shootings in U.S. May Be 'Contagious'

Measles May Weaken Immune System for Up to 3 Years, Study Contends

Medical Marijuana Ads May Prompt Pot Use Among Teens

Medical Marijuana May Pose Risk to Teens, Study Suggests

Melanoma Rates Way Up Among Young People in U.S.

Mental Illness Afflicts Many Juveniles in Jail

Methamphetamine May be More Harmful to Teen Brains

Millennials Turning Their Backs on Religion

Millions of Teens Exposed to E-Cigarette Ads: CDC

Mixed Findings on Pot's Effect on the Developing Brain

Money Doesn't Buy 'Tweeners' Self-Esteem

More American Children Diagnosed With ADHD

More Americans Survive Childhood Cancers, But Health Problems Persist

More Children, Teens Enticed to Smoke With Flavored Tobacco: CDC

More High School Athletes Using 'Dip' and 'Chew,' CDC Finds

More Teen Athletes Undergoing Tommy John Elbow Surgery: Study

More Than 1 in 10 Teens Has Tried E-Cigarettes, Study Finds

Most Adults Don't Support Medical Marijuana for Kids, Poll Finds

Most Americans Back Ban on Powdered Alcohol, Poll Finds

Most College Students Stressed About Money, Study Finds

Most Teens' Physical Activity Occurs at School

Most Teens Seek Health Info Online: Survey

Most U.S. Schools Start Too Early for Kids to Get Enough Sleep: Study

'Mud Bogging' Motor Sport Tied to Carbon Monoxide Poisonings, Deaths

Narcotic Painkiller Use in Adolescence May Raise Risk of Adult Addiction

Neglecting Teen Health May Lead to Bigger Problems as Adults

New Blood Test May Help Predict Heart Disease Risks in Obese Black Teens

New Guidelines Would Greatly Boost Number of Young People on Statins

New School Lunch Program Lets Kids Select More Nutritious Meals

New Synthetic Drug 'Flakka' Triggers Crazed Behaviors

'Novice Driver' Car Decals Don't Cut Crash Rates: Study

Nuts Linked to Better Heart Health for Teens

Obese Teens Less Likely to Use Birth Control

One in Five U.S. Kids Over Age 5 Has Unhealthy Cholesterol: CDC

Only 1 in 5 Gay Teen Boys Get HIV Test

Others' Drug, Alcohol Use May Trigger Bad Behavior in Teens

Out-of-Shape Teens May Face High Blood Pressure Later

Overuse Injuries More Common in High School Females

Painkillers Often Gateway to Heroin for U.S. Teens: Survey

Parents' Attitude May Be Key to Pre-Game Jitters in Kids

Parent's Depression May Harm Child's Grades, Study Finds

Parents Differ on Definition of Cyberbullying, Survey Shows

Parents Keep Too Tight a Leash on Teens' Health Care: Survey

Parents of Kids With Diabetes Need to Plan for School Days

Parents Should Be Involved in Teen's Bulimia Treatment: Study

Parents Split on Later School Start Time for Teens

Peer Pressure May Have a Silver Lining

Pesticides Linked to ADHD, Study Says

Poor Health as Teen, Poor Job Prospects Later, Study Suggests

Pot 'Dabbing' Poses Risk of Serious Burns, Study Warns

Preteen Whooping Cough Vaccine Loses Strength Over Time, CDC Finds

Protective Eyewear in Girls' Field Hockey Means Fewer Injuries

Raise Smoking Age to 21, U.S. Pediatricians Urge

Regular Pot Use as Teen Not Tied to Long-Term Health Problems: Study

Relax, Parents, Your Teen's Moodiness Should Subside, Study Finds

Residential Treatment Program Helps Obese Kids Lose Weight, Study Finds

Rise in Kidney Stones in Teens a Cause for Concern: Study

Rule Changes Might Lead to More Lung Transplants for Kids

School Coaches Often Ill-Equipped to Spot, Manage Concussions

Screen All Kids for Cholesterol, Depression and HIV, Pediatricians' Group Says

Screen Teens With Depression for Heart Disease, Experts Say

Self-Driving Cars Will Still Need Limits for Teens, Survey Finds

Settling the Back-to-School Jitters

Severely Obese Kids at Higher Risk for Heart Disease, Diabetes

Sexting, Internet Safety for Kids Big Concerns in Survey

Short Bursts of Intense Exercise Seems Good for Teen Hearts: Study

Short Lunch Periods Leave Kids Eating Less, Study Finds

Sleep Apnea May Hurt Kids' Grades

Sleepiness in Your Teen May Signal 'Weed' Use

Smartphone App Blocks Teens From Texting, Phoning While Driving

Smoke Weed in College and Your Grades May Go to Pot

Some College Kids Spend a Fifth of Class Time on Digital Devices

Sports Medicine Docs Offer Safety Tips for Young Athletes

Standby Drug for Adult Bipolar Disorder May Be Safe, Effective in Children

'Standing Desks' in Classrooms May Kickstart Kids' Activity

State Anti-Bullying Laws May Lead to Fewer Bullied Kids

Stress May Undermine Heart Benefits of Exercise

Stressed Teens May Face Higher Diabetes Risk as Adults: Study

Study Challenges Salt Guidelines for Kids

Study Questions Safety of Chemicals Used in Plastic Consumer Products

Summer Is High Time for College Kids Trying Illegal Substances

Surgery May Help Teens With Frequent Migraines, Study Contends

Synthetic Pot a Growing Danger, CDC Report Finds

Teen Drinking, Smoking on the Decline, U.S. Study Finds

Teen Drivers a Danger to Others on the Road, Report Warns

Teen Suicides by Hanging on the Rise Across U.S.

Teen Use of E-Cigarettes, Hookahs Way Up: Survey

Teen Use of Long-Term Contraception Rising, But Remains Low

Teen Weapon Use Varies by Race and Gender: Study

Teens Can Easily Buy E-Cigarettes Online

Teens Copy Parents' Smoking: Study

Teens Do Listen to Parents' Advice About Sex: Study

Teens' Heavy Pot Smoking Tied to Memory Problems

Teens' IQ Drop Can't Be Blamed Solely on Pot: Study

Teens More Cautious About Sex When Parents Set Rules, Study Finds

Teens Seen in ERs for Assault at Risk for Later Gun Violence: Study

Teens Swayed by Alcohol Ads

Teens Unfamiliar With Harms of Pot, E-Cigs, Study Finds

Teens Using E-Cigarettes to 'Vape' Pot, Survey Finds

Teens Using E-Cigs More Prone to Take Up Smoking: Study

Teens Who Tan Indoors May Be More Likely to Smoke, Drink, Use Drugs: Study

Teens Who 'Vape' May Be More Likely to Try Smoking, Too

Teens With History of Self-Poisoning Face Greater Suicide Risk

Texting After Dark May Harm Teens' Sleep, Grades

Texting Bans Tied to Drop in Car Crash Injuries

The Long and (Financial) Short of Fixing Leg Length Differences

The Younger the Mother, the Worse Her Health at Midlife: Study

Think Hookahs Filter Out Tobacco Toxins? Think Again

Tighter Gun-Control Laws May Lower Chances That Teens Carry Firearms

Too Few Boys Get HPV Vaccine, CDC Study Finds

Too Few U.S. Teens Getting HPV Vaccine: CDC

Too Much Facebook, Twitter Tied to Poor Mental Health in Teens

Too Much Social Media Could Mess Up Your Sleep, Study Finds

Tougher Night Driving Rules for Teens May Lower Crash Rates

Traffic Deaths Increase in Spring Break Hot Spots

Transgender Youth Don't Have Hormone Abnormalities

Trying E-Cigarettes May Lead to Smoking, Study Suggests

'Tweeners' Who Think Pot Is Cool More Likely to Drink and Drive Later: Study

U.S. Birth Rate Records First Rise in 7 Years

U.S. Births Up, Teen and Preterm Deliveries Down: CDC

U.S. Health Officials Examine Pot-Linked Death in Colorado

U.S. Hospitals Seeing More Kids With Self-Inflicted Injuries

U.S. Kids Not Drinking Enough Water Each Day

U.S. Report Urges End to 'Conversion' Therapy for LGBT Youth

U.S. Teens Getting Less Sleep Than Ever

U.S. Teens Waiting Longer to Have Sex: CDC

U.S.-Born Latino Teens Feel the Stress of Discrimination More

Underage Drinking Down in Past Decade

Video Games Linked to Aggression, Psychologists' Group Says

Vitamin D Supplements Little Help for Obese Teens, Study Finds

Waning Whooping Cough Immunity Blamed in Outbreaks

Weight Gain a Challenge for Children With Autism: Study

Weight Loss Surgery May Boost Teens' Mental Health

Weight-Loss Surgery May Bring Long-Term Benefits to Very Obese Teens

When Clock Springs Forward, Teen Brain May Fall Behind

When It Comes to Singing, Practice Makes Perfect

Why Concussion Recovery Takes Longer for Some Kids

Young Athletes With ACL Injuries Often Need Repeat Surgery: Study

Young Cancer Survivors Often Develop New Malignancies

Young, Rural Americans at Greater Risk of Suicide: Study

Younger Native Americans Face High Suicide Rate: Report

YouTube Videos of Drunkenness Don't Show Alcohol's Harms