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More “air” play and less tackling helps lower concussion risk and limits cumulative brain damage, researchers say.
Teenage girls who eat foods high in omega-6 fatty acids, like meat and oil, often have worse menstrual pain, researchers say.
Teen drivers are engaging in a variety of risky behaviors behind the wheel, including speeding while using a handheld cell phone, a new study finds.
Researchers tested dozens of children’s textiles and found the highest levels of PFAS in school uniforms.
Videos promoting misuse of over-the-counter medications are targeting vulnerable teens, according to the FDA.
Not all devices and apps have the same impact on teenage sleep, researchers say.
The Covid-19 pandemic is causing a spike in pediatric mental health emergencies and longer waits for psychiatric placements, researchers say.
HealthDay’s Mabel Jong spoke with two high school seniors to learn about the pandemic’s effect on their mental health and how they would advise parents, caregivers, and schools who are trying to support struggling teens.