If it seems like you never see a teenager without a smartphone, it’s not your imagination playing tricks on you. Young people can scarcely live without their mobile devices, but that undying devotion could make their lives woefully unhappy, new data shows. 
Ottawa Public Health, Ottawa’s agency for health information, programs and services, conducted a study finding that teens who use social media sites for two hours or more per day are significantly more likely to have mental health pro [...]
(NaturalNews) Most Texas peace officers are outstanding professionals as witnessed recently in Garland and Waco where local police officers protected innocent lives. But in this age of viral online videos, all it takes is one cop losing his cool and a kid with a video camera to paint... [...]
Several Illinois youths considered ‘at risk’ could be looking at a new career in the medical marijuana industry due to a generous donation to the city of Bloomington by Curative Health, Inc. – a medical marijuana corporation based in New York.
In case you’re wondering here is what ‘at-risk’ youth means:
“At risk students, sometimes referred to as at-risk youth, are also adolescents who are less likely to transition successfully into adulthood and achieve econo [...]
Melissa MeltonActivist PostToss this one on the list right next to the ridiculousness of government-targeted lemonade stands.There’s a war against making any money the government can’t take a cut of these days.In Louisiana, for example, a law was passed in 2011 making it illegal to use cash to purchase anything secondhand even though our Fed notes clearly state, “This note is legal tender for all debts, public and private.” How many people who hold garage sales take credit cards, anyw [...]
Do you want to inspire your kids to be free and self-sufficient? There’s nothing better than a good book to point them in the right direction.
My kids are total bookworms, so I enlisted their help to compile this list of favorites. Some folks may pooh-pooh the idea of fiction as a teaching tool, but reading about a character who is smart, adaptable, self-reliant, and skilled can influence the way your child or teenager thinks. These books are not all specific to kids in prepper famil [...]
(NaturalNews) Teenagers are often known for their unhealthy eating habits. They will eat anything within reach that tastes good. The teen years are the most important period of time of physical growth and development that sets the body's state for the adult years. During this period... [...]
ImageSweet 16 with menopause...Heather CallaghanActivist PostOlivia and Madelyne Meylor are in their early 20s. They still want the world to know what happened to them as teens after they received three Gardasil shots - an HPV vaccine marketed as a way to prevent cervical cancer.Diagnoses of Premature or Primary Ovarian Failure (POF) followed leaving only 5 percent chance one of them could ever get pregnant.In this story about a pending federal court case they were involved in last year, they re [...]
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Olivia and Madelyne Meylor are in their early 20s. They still want the world to know what happened to them as teens after they received three Gardasil shots – an HPV vaccine marketed as a way to prevent cervical cancer. Diagnoses of Premature or Primary Ovarian Failure (POF) followed leaving only 5 percent chance one of them could ever get pregnant.
In this story about a pending federal court case they were involved in last year, they reported that not [...]
(NaturalNews) As economic opportunities worsen in the United States, especially for disillusioned young people and minorities, violence has increasingly become their go-to option as a means of venting their frustrations.At the same time, a large swath of American society appears... [...]
Politics affect everyone, so everyone deserves a voice in them; especially the youth...Heather Callaghan Activist PostIt seems like everywhere I go online, I am met with the diligence of Andrew Demeter. I wrote about his award-winning mini-documentary "We The People, Genetically Modified." Expertly produced, it encompassed a lot of information for a short video and was the perfect crash course to share the issue with friends. And yes, Andrew Demeter is the one who confronted Nancy Pelosi on [...]
Students learn about counterterrorism and interrogating a suspect. [...]
Daily Caller | Shoved a “sharp oblong object” down man’s throat to find the nonexistent drugs. [...]
HealthDay | Type 1 diabetes increased 21 percent between 2001 and 2009; type 2 rose 30.5 percent. [...]
(NaturalSociety) Two Ontario-based doctors recently published in Case Reports in Oncology on the potentially promising treatment results of a 14-year old girl diagnosed with a very aggressive form of cancer—acute lymphoblastic leukemia with a Philadelphia chromosome mutation. While the patient ultimately died, the researchers indicate it was the conventional chemotherapy that ultimately broke down her body’s defenses.
As Collective Evolution reports, she underwent acute and aggressive chemot [...]
Detroit Free Press | Detroit police have arrested two teenagers in connection with the brutal beating of a motorist. [...]
Kit Daniels | Officers arrest teenager after he refutes illegal order to stop filming police encounter. [...]