Home / Tag Archives: teens

Tag Archives: teens

Teen Marijuana Use Not Impacted By Legalization


According to data gathered by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHA), marijuana use by people between the ages of 12 to 17 has generally remained unchanged over the past ten years. The use of alcohol and tobacco by ...

Read More »

Teens Vape Marijuana With E-Cigarettes


According to a new study published in the journal Pediatrics, teens are now using electronic cigarettes to smoke marijuana instead of the liquid nicotine for which they are meant. The research project was based on a formal survey of 3,800 ...

Read More »

Teen Goths At Risk Of Depression


According to a new study published in The Lancet Psychiatry, a group of researchers discovered a link between Goths and their subculture and depression. Teens who consider themselves Goths are three times as likely as non-Goths to become clinically depressed. ...

Read More »

Why Are Teens Moody? — ‘The Why’


Welcome to the newest edition of The Why.  “Why are teens moody?” you ask? Good question. Timely too. (Besides, it beats answering the question: “Why are 16 year-old girls allowed to drive killing machines but not allowed to vote or ...

Read More »

Study: E-Cigarettes Used By 13 Percent Of High School Students


E-cigarettes have become more prevalent among both middle school and high school students a new study has found. Use of the devices among middle- and high school students tripled from 2013 to 2014 according to the federal data released on ...

Read More »

Watching Boozy Movies Could Make Teens More Likely to Drink

Teens Who Watch Boozy Movies Are More Likely to Drink, Study Finds

The findings of a new study published in the journal Pediatrics has revealed that 15 year olds who watch more of movies where alcohol is consumed are more likely to be binge drink and suffer from alcohol related problems than ...

Read More »

U.S. Teens’ Social Media Activity Is Transforming

Social Media /Flickr

Where teens’ tastes wander, the industry froths itself into a frenzy attempting to follow. For teens are a bellwether of dollar valuations to come. So what are American Teens keen on right now? A new report by the Pew Research Center delves into ...

Read More »

Teens Change Clothes, Do Homework While Driving

Teen Drivers Take Risks That Are Worse Than We Could Have Imagined, New Study Shows

Teens are quite good at multitasking, but its this quality that might just land them into trouble The findings of a new study have found that many teenage drivers are performing activities behind the wheel that could cause them to ...

Read More »