Warning Labels Help Teens Avoid Sugary Drinks

Teens eat and drink too much sugar. The average teen drinks at least one sugar-sweetened beverage per day. Many of those contain more than double the recommended daily serving of sugar. Experts have found a simple solution. In a new study, doctors placed warning labels on beverages. The labels noted…

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Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Teens Face Many Health Risks

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released its first study of gay, lesbian, and bisexual (GLB) teen health. Compared to heterosexuals, these teens face higher rates of sexual assault, physical dating violence, bullying at school, and cyberbullying. In many cases, GLB teens are two or three times more…

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Teens Stun at Rio Olympics

The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil, have showcased some incredible athletes, including many still in their teens. American swimmer Katie Ledecky, 19, has set new world records and earned four gold medals. Simone Biles, 19, and Laurie Hernandez, 16, are two members of the championship U.S. women’s gymnastics team…

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Camp Teaches Teens About Cyber Security

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans More than 30 Sacramento area middle and high school students are taking part in a CyberCamp at American River College this week. They’re learning network security skills to defend against computer viruses. One of the organizers of the camp is Steve…

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