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16

Feb

Teens more likely to use sunscreen when they learn the sun could affect their looksResearchers learn that vanity trumps health when it comes to teaching teens to wear sunscreen.

Teens more likely to use sunscreen when they learn the sun could affect their looks
Researchers learn that vanity trumps health when it comes to teaching teens to wear sunscreen.

09

Sep

9 amazing teen entrepreneursFrom bow ties to charities to apps, these teens are making a splash in the business world.

9 amazing teen entrepreneurs
From bow ties to charities to apps, these teens are making a splash in the business world.

20

Aug

Teen health problems linked to BPA, phthalatesDEHP has been linked to insulin resistance in teens and BPA has been linked to obesity, but scientists are far from a consensus.

Teen health problems linked to BPA, phthalates
DEHP has been linked to insulin resistance in teens and BPA has been linked to obesity, but scientists are far from a consensus.

07

Mar

Do troubled teens make affluent entrepreneurs?
New research shows that many successful entrepreneurs behaved aggressively and got into trouble as kids.

Do troubled teens make affluent entrepreneurs?

New research shows that many successful entrepreneurs behaved aggressively and got into trouble as kids.

24

Feb


 Should young Americans take a gap year? 



Maybe going directly to college is hurting young Americans. Taking time off can offer perspective and education of a different kind.
Maybe going directly to college is hurting young Americans. Taking time off can offer perspective and education of a different kind.

27

Dec


 Nice kids are happier, more popular than bullies 



Researchers hope that findings will help reduce bullying in schools.
Researchers hope that findings will help reduce bullying in schools.

20

Nov

Artsy teens more likely to feel depressedJocks who participate exclusively in sports are the least likely high-schoolers to report depressive symptoms.

Artsy teens more likely to feel depressed
Jocks who participate exclusively in sports are the least likely high-schoolers to report depressive symptoms.

Muscle building common among teensA majority of teens engage in exercise to build up their bodies’ muscles but some also use steroids and an unhealthy amount of protein to tone themselves too.

Muscle building common among teens
A majority of teens engage in exercise to build up their bodies’ muscles but some also use steroids and an unhealthy amount of protein to tone themselves too.

03

May

Cool it on the altered images, teen tells Seventeen magazineA high school student handed a 15,000-name petition to Seventeen, urging the popular magazine to ease back on the use of retouched photo spreads.

Cool it on the altered images, teen tells Seventeen magazine
A high school student handed a 15,000-name petition to Seventeen, urging the popular magazine to ease back on the use of retouched photo spreads.

24

Mar

Teen creates iPhone apps for goodTeen uses surgery recovery time to learn how to create iPhone apps, then donates profits back to sick kids.

Teen creates iPhone apps for good
Teen uses surgery recovery time to learn how to create iPhone apps, then donates profits back to sick kids.