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23 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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Kids Who Sip Alcohol Aren't More Likely To Have Drinking Problems Later On, Study Shows

A young child's sipping or tasting alcohol may not be an early signal that they will have drinking problems or behavior problems later. Rather, sipping may reflect their parents' attitudes toward children drinking alcohol, according to a new study. Researchers surveyed 452 children, ages 8 or 10, along with their families, to examine the factors linked to childhood sipping. They ...

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AUG 25, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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Delay morning school start for teens: pediatricians

By Andrew M. Seaman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Middle and high schools should delay their start times to at least 8:30 a.m. to benefit the health and welfare of students, according to a new policy statement from a large organization of U.S. “We want to engage in at least starting a discussion in the community,” Dr. Judith Owens told ...

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AUG 21, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Teens Who Skimp On Sleep May Face Later Obesity Risk

Teens who skimp on sleep could be setting themselves up for obesity just a few years later, a new study suggests. Researchers from Columbia University and the University of North Carolina found an association between getting fewer than six hours of shut-eye a night at age 16 and having a 20 percent higher risk of obesity by age 21, compared ...

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AUG 20, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Suicide Rates Higher Among Baby Boomer Men, Study Finds

Robin Williams’ suicide may not have been that surprising: Baby Boomer men are 60 percent more likely to take their own life than their fathers’ generation, according to a Rutgers University sociologist. The trend is particularly alarming because middle age is typically a time when suicide rates decline before rising again in old age. Suicide usually rises drastically during adolescence ...

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AUG 13, 2014 - MedicineNet

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Preemies' Thinking Skills May Catch Up by Adolescence

Title: Preemies' Thinking Skills May Catch Up by AdolescenceCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/12/2014 9:36:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/12/2014 12:00:00 AM

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