Keyword Results for   'teens'  
Overweigh teens likelier to pick up smoking   Aug 31, 1:34 pm
Washington, Aug 31 (ANI): A new study has suggested that overweight or obese teenagers are likelier to become regular smokers as compared to average weight teens.
Sleepless teens likelier to get obese  Aug 21, 12:37 pm
Washington, Aug 21 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated that teenagers who get less than six hours of sleep a night might be at risk of being obese as compared to their peers who sleep more than eight hours.
Now, sharing sexually explicit photos 'ordinary' for teens   Aug 21, 11:22 am
London, Aug 21 (ANI): A new study has revealed that taking and sharing sexually explicit photos has now become ordinary for teenagers.
Nearly 50 pc of teens think sending sexual photos or videos is part of 'everyday life'  Aug 20, 4:18 pm
London, Aug 20 (ANI): A new poll has revealed that almost 50 percent of teenagers regard sending sexual photos or videos as part of "everyday life", while most youngsters find it "too easy" to accidentally see pornography online.
Risky behavior in teens may be caused by imbalances in brains' emotional networks  Aug 17, 1:27 pm
Washington, Aug 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed that connections between certain brain regions are amplified in teens that are more prone to risk.
Frequent marijuana use leads to memory problems, low IQ in teens  Aug 10, 12:18 pm
Washington, Aug 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that frequent marijuana use can lead to cognitive decline, poor attention and memory, and decreased IQ in teenagers and young adults.
'Human Barbie' blasted for promoting eating disorders to Brit teens   Aug 7, 5:28 pm
London, Aug 7 (ANI): Human Barbie, Valeria Lukyanova has been blasted by charity B-Eat for promoting eating disorders amongst British teenagers.
A-rated video games increase bad behavior in teens  Aug 5, 5:17 pm
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): A new study has claimed that teens who play adult-rated video games could develop bad behavior.
More teens end up in hospitals due to binge drinking during birthdays  Jul 25, 1:00 pm
Washington, July 25 (ANI): A new research has revealed that binge drinking during birthday celebrations amid adolescents and young adults impact in-patient/emergency department (ED) hospital admissions.
Dating violence affects nearly 20 pc of teens: Study  Jul 8, 5:09 pm
Washington, July 8 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that teen dating is taking a violent turn as 1 in every 6 youngsters reports act of physical violence.
`Sexting` teens 6 times likelier to be sexually active  Jul 1, 10:10 am
Washington, July 1 (ANI): A new research has found that young teens who send 'sex texts' are 6 times more likely to be sexually active and talk about it.
Facebook still teens' favorite social-networking website: Survey  Jun 25, 7:50 pm
Washington, June 25 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that Facebook is still teens' favorite social networking website in the US.
Menthol ciggies linked to increased smoking among teens  Jun 21, 9:35 am
Washington, June 21 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that teens who use menthol cigarettes smoke more cigarettes per day than their peers who smoke non-menthols.
'Cool kids' face trouble in early adulthood  Jun 13, 4:15 pm
London, June 13 (ANI): University of Virginia researchers have found that "cool" teens face problems in early adulthood, in comparison to their "un-cool" peers.
Peers influence teens to start smoking more than quitting  Jun 12, 1:11 pm
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Sociologists say that adolescents tend to be more powerful in influencing their friends to start smoking than in helping them to quit.
Teens stay 22ft away from their dads: Study  Jun 5, 12:03 pm
London, June 5 (ANI): A new study suggests that teenagers will not go within 22ft of their fathers when they are out in public.
Canadian HC organizes 'World Environment Day' workshop for teens  Jun 4, 12:48 pm
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI): The High Commission of Canada marked World Environment Day on Tuesday by organising a half- day fun filled summer workshop for teenagers from 12 to17 years of age in association with the Eco Roots Foundation.
Teens using Tinder app for sex with strangers  Jun 3, 4:05 pm
Wellington, June 3 (ANI): Teenagers are using a popular smartphone app called Tinder to arrange sexual encounters with strangers, it has been revealed.
'Gadgets' and 'food' represent social status for teens, not clothes: Research  May 26, 12:36 pm
Washington, May 26 (ANI): Research shows that youngsters consider food and gadgets as status symbol and spend more money on them, than clothes.
Why obese teens tend to be friendless  May 16, 5:02 pm
Washington, May 16 (ANI): A new study using social network analysis to clarify the role of obesity in adolescent friend selection has revealed that normal weight teenagers generally reject obese people from their friends circle.
Michelle, Obama 'outraged, heartbroken' over mass kidnappings of Nigerian teens  May 11, 11:19 am
London, May 11 (ANI): US First Lady Michelle Obama has said she was outraged over the mass kidnapping of schoolgirls in Nigeria.
Michael Jordan admits being 'racist against whites' during teens   May 7, 4:10 pm
Sydney, May 7 (ANI): NBA legend Michael Jordan has admitted being a racist when he was a teenager and was 'against all white people'.
Weekly consumption of energy drinks linked to negative behaviors in teens  May 7, 11:58 am
Washington, May 7 (ANI): A new study suggests that weekly consumption of sports drinks and energy drinks among adolescents is significantly associated with higher consumption of other sugar-sweetened beverages, cigarette smoking, and screen media use.
How to minimize risk of skin cancer in summers   May 5, 1:26 pm
Washington, May 5 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that sun tanning equals skin damage and teens should take special care in summer to minimize the risk of skin cancer.
Stressful situations make gay, lesbian teens binge drink  May 5, 10:04 am
Washington, May 5 (ANI): A new study has revealed that chronic stress caused by difficult social situations may be the reason behind higher rates of binge drinking by lesbian and gay adolescents compared to their heterosexual peers.