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For Tribune NewspapersRisk-taking adolescent behavior: It's not all sex, drugs and alcohol. There's also the choking game - otherwise known as "space monkey," "sleeper hold" and "funky chicken." The game consists of two main variants. One can be a solo operation, using a...
McClatchy TribuneNatalie started abusing prescription drugs at 14 with a Vicodin caplet her friend had pilfered from her mother's medicine cabinet. It wasn't long before the Rockland County, N.Y., girl, now 16, was taking two pills during third period and another one...
The Associated PressA growing number of teen girls in America say they use the rhythm method for birth control, and more teens also think it's OK for an unmarried female to have a baby, according to a government survey. The report may help explain why the teen pregnancy...
Special to the Chicago TribuneIt was a typical drive home from school when the topic of sex and relationships came up with my almost 13-year-old daughter. I don't remember the specifics, but since I'm determined to be an approachable parent, I made a half-hearted attempt to say, "Do...
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Los Angeles TimesFor couples with children, the risk of divorce is highest when kids are young. Taking care of little kids is both stressful and time-consuming, and parents often find they have little time or emotional reserve left over for their spouses. But once...
McClatchy TribuneAt 17, Camia Carruthers is expecting her first child. But she's not going it alone. She has the support of her parents, her boyfriend and Jeanne Kumlin, a nurse who makes weekly house calls. For years, the Minnesota Visiting Nurse Agency has been sending...
Los Angeles TimesMore than 40 percent of teens have acne that's severe enough to require treatment by a physician, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. The first line of prescription medications include topical retinoids and antibiotics. Using these drugs in...
McClatchy NewspapersSAN JOSE, Calif. - When Glorianna Klyce's radio blasts hip-hop at 5:45 a.m., the 17-year-old rolls over and hits snooze. If it weren't for the second alarm clock that goes off at 6, she might have a much harder time getting to Kennedy High School in...
Special To Tribune NewspapersMy children hate needles — in that dread-filled way of kids who have been stuck once too often — and getting them to the doctor for shots or a blood test can be quite an ordeal. They never downright refuse to go, but there's always plenty of...
Baltimore SunSixteen-year-old Arnold James has a hard time picturing life without his cell phone. "It would probably be like drug addicts feel when they're getting off of drugs," says the Wilde Lake High School student, who often uses his phone during school hours....
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