teens

Video Shows Hundreds of Unattended Teens Tear Apart Mini-Golf Center

A mob of teens erupted in violence at a Putt-Putt Fun Center in Memphis, Tennessee Saturday night, and it was all caught on video. See the footage here.
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Discussing Sex With Teens Leads To Safer Practices

UPI reports that teenagers often benefit from talking to their parents about sex. An analysis of 31 different studies seems to indicate that parent-based sexual health interventions are effective. The analysis, published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics on July 29, indicates that teenagers adopt...
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Social Media Causes Spike in Suicidal Thoughts in Young People

Young adults born after 1995 are experiencing more mental health issues and it could be due to social media, according to a new study published in the Journal of Abnormal Psychology. Researchers found that suicidal thoughts and actions from young adults spiked by nearly 50 percent between 2008 and...
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Preteen Suicide Risk at 30 Percent, Study Says

More than 29 percent of children between the ages 10 and 12 who visited emergency rooms for either physical or psychiatric treatment screened positive for suicide risk, according to a new study published in the journal Hospital Pediatrics . Among the preteens who visited the ER for psychiatric...
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