June 3, 2016

New Survey on Underage Drinking

Despite recent studies (including SAMHSA’s study of underage drinking from 2002-2013) that indicate underage drinking is declining in America, a new national survey of 300 teenagers […]
May 20, 2016

Perfect Body at All Costs

The drive for the ideal body shape and size is so strong that some will undergo risky, expensive surgeries to help achieve the body they want. In […]
May 6, 2016
Contagion

The Issue of Contagion

Along with the previously mentioned causal factors, a common environmental risk for teens can be exposure to the suicidal behavior of others. When a life is […]
April 8, 2016

A Picture Worth a Million Regrets

“Hey, girl! I saw that picture today. Someone sent it to me and I opened it and, well, there you were. Look, you probably thought he […]
April 8, 2016
learning a foreign language

Five Reasons to Learn a Foreign Language

Five reasons to learn a foreign language. With each new day, the world appears to be shrinking. Visiting a foreign country is now easier and more […]
April 1, 2016
girl scout cookies

More Than a Cookie Sale

Girls use the Cookie Program as a spring board to follow their dreams! Every year, thousands of Arizona girls take part in the largest girl-led business […]
March 25, 2016
GHB

GHB

Because of their ability to produce amnesia and drowsiness, prescription drugs for insomnia Rohypnol and GHB, and anesthetic Ketamine can be re-purposed as date rape drugs. […]
March 11, 2016
Nutritious Meals

Health On The Go: Simple Tips for Quick Nutritious Meals

It’s an age-old dilemma: preparing a healthy meal or making your next appointment on time? The convenience of fast food and unhealthy snacks often wins out […]
February 26, 2016

Food and Fitness in High School

With puberty behind them, high school-age children are at a significant juncture in their physical and psychological state when it comes to health and nutrition.  This […]
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