Keyword Results for   'teens'  
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.
New study urges parents not to panic about teens 'sexting'  May 4, 11:42 am
Sydney, May 4 (ANI): A landmark study of Australian high school students' sexual habits has revealed that ''sexting'' online and via mobile phone is so widespread experts are urging parents to accept it as a form of ''modern day courtship''.
Obese teens deal with stigma, prejudice and isolation  May 1, 11:29 am
Washington, May 1 (ANI): A new research has found that very overweight teenagers have to cope with stigma, discrimination and isolation some time or the other in their lives because of their larger body size.
Teens distracted by loud talking inside cars more prone to accidents  Apr 21, 1:35 pm
Washington, April 21 (ANI): A new study has revealed that teen drivers, who are distracted by loud conversations and horseplay are more likely get involved in a dangerous incident.
Jeans going out of fashion among teens  Apr 14, 2:21 pm
Washington, Apr.14 (ANI): America's teenagers are replacing denims with elastic-waistband stretch pants called Leggings, according to a report on teens' buying habits.
Teens increasingly dumping Facebook in favour of Instagram: Survey  Apr 12, 3:24 pm
Washington, Apr. 12 (ANI): While teenagers continue to lose interest in Facebook, they are showing an increasing interest in picture-sharing site Instagram, a new survey has found.
Teens just can't get enough of Apple!  Apr 12, 3:24 pm
Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): A new survey has found that 61 percent of US teens have iPhones, up from 48 percent last year.
Facebook continues to lose appeal among teens as Instagram surges: Survey  Apr 9, 12:20 pm
Washington, Apr. 9 (ANI): Teenagers continue to lose interest in Facebook, but are showing an increasing interest in picture-sharing site Instagram, a new survey has found.
Booze brand references in pop music could drive teens to binge drink  Apr 9, 10:13 am
Washington, April 9 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that binge drinking by teenagers and young adults is strongly associated with liking, owning, and correctly identifying music that references alcohol by brand name.
Now, app that stops teens from texting while driving  Apr 8, 11:12 am
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): A pair of entrepreneurial brothers in Florida have created an app called TXTShield that they claim will get people to put down their phones when they're behind the wheel.