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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

58 Million Americans Exposed to Secondhand Smoke: CDC

About 1 in 10 Kids Tries E-Cigarettes

Acne Gel Linked to Rare Side Effect, Doctors Warn

Active As Teen, Free of Diabetes In Later Life?

Add Germ Fighters to College Packing List

ADHD Linked to Earlier Use of Illicit Drugs in Teens: Study

ADHD May Raise Odds for Premature Death

ADHD Medications Linked to Sleep Problems in Kids

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, Pot Combo Impairs Driving More Than Either Alone

Almost All U.S. Teens Are Sleep Deprived, Study Finds

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?

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

Boozing in Movies May Boost Teen Drinking

Brain Differences Seen in Teenage Heavy Drinkers

Brains of Teens With Bipolar Disorder Develop Differently: Study

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?

Can Fast Food Hinder Learning in Kids?

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

College Students Say 'Curiosity' Leads Them to Fake Pot

Coming Out at School Better for LGBT Youth, Study Finds

Concussion Laws Helping Student-Athletes, 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?

Cyberbullying Less Stressful Than In-Person Bullying, Study Claims

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

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 Interactions Common Among Hospitalized Kids, Study Says

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 May Be Rising Among Teens

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

E-Cigs May Spur Teens to Try Smoking: Study

Electronic Devices May Disrupt Teen Sleep, Study Reports

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

Expert Tips for Preventing Kids' Sports Injuries

'Exploding Head Syndrome' Surprisingly Common Among Young People

Family Stress Linked to Teen Obesity in Study

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

Few Parents Think 18-Year-Olds Can Handle Their Health Care

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

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

Fewer U.S. Teens in Tanning Salons, Study Finds

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

For Teens, Late Bedtime May Lead to Weight Gain

For Young Kids, Too Little Sleep Linked to Later Obesity

Frequent Self-Weighing by Young Women Linked to Depression

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

Girls Outperform Boys Academically Around the Globe, Study Says

Gonorrhea Becoming More Resistant to One Antibiotic: CDC

Good Moods Infectious Among Teens

Good Sleep Habits, Enforced Rules Help Kids Sleep: Study

'Goth' Teens Report More Depression, Self-Harm

Grades May Sink for Girls Who Are Compulsive Texters

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 Football Tied to Brain Changes, Even Without Concussion

Hookah Use May Make Cigarette Habit More Likely in Teens

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

Income Inequality Affects Kids' Health, Research Shows

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

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' 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'

Light From Smartphones, Tablets May Lower Sleep Hormone in Kids

Limiting Tackling Limits Concussions: Study

Lower Drinking Age May Bring More High School Dropouts

Many Americans 30 and Older Find Happiness Elusive

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 Think 'Light Smoking' Is Safe, Study Finds

Many Teens With Chronic Illnesses Use Alcohol, Pot

Many U.S. Girls Aren't Getting HPV Vaccine, Study Finds

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

Menu Calorie Counts May Mean Less Fattening Meals for Kids

Methamphetamine May be More Harmful to Teen Brains

Middle School Football Doesn't Seem to Cause Short-Term Brain Damage: Study

Millennials Turning Their Backs on Religion

Millions of U.S. Kids Still Can Buy 'Harmful' E-Cigarettes: 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

More Young Adults Getting Preventive Care After Obamacare, Study Finds

Morphine After Tonsillectomy Tied to Breathing Problems in Study

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 Seek Health Info Online: Survey

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

Mother's Depression Tied to Later Delinquency in Kids

'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 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

Only 1 in 5 Gay Teen Boys Get HIV Test

Overuse Injuries More Common in High School Females

Overweight Teens Who Lose Weight for Health More Likely to Succeed: Study

Painkiller Abuse More Likely for Those Who Skip College: Study

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

Parents Differ on Definition of Cyberbullying, Survey Shows

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

Pediatricians' Group Opposes Legal Marijuana

Peer Pressure May Have a Silver Lining

Pesticides Linked to ADHD, Study Says

Pizza Takes a Slice Out of Kids' Health, Study Finds

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

Poor Students Eat Healthier Foods at School, Study Finds

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

Rule Changes Might Lead to More Lung Transplants for Kids

School Coaches Often Ill-Equipped to Spot, Manage Concussions

School Sports Costs Leave Some Students on Sidelines

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

Soda Habit May Prompt Early Puberty in Girls, Study Suggests

Some Kids Use Tobacco, E-Cigarettes Together, Study Finds

Sports Medicine Docs Offer Safety Tips for Young Athletes

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

State Anti-Bullying Laws May Lead to Fewer Bullied Kids

Stress May Undermine Heart Benefits of Exercise

Student Loans Take Emotional Toll on Young Adults

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

Summer Jobs Help Keep Kids Out of Trouble, Study Suggests

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

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 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 With History of Self-Poisoning Face Greater Suicide Risk

Texting Bans Tied to Drop in Car Crash Injuries

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

Think Hookahs Filter Out Tobacco Toxins? Think Again

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

Timing of First Period Tied to Women's Later Heart Risk: Study

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

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

Troubled Boys, Girls Have Sex Earlier, Study Finds

Trying E-Cigarettes May Lead to Smoking, Study Suggests

Tuning In to Music May Ease Kids' Post-Op Pain, Study Finds

TV Alcohol Ads Tied to Problem Drinking for Teens, Study Finds

'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. 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

Water Dispensers at School May Encourage Kids to Drink More

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