1. Assaults among people under the age of 18 are common: 18 percent of girls and 3 percent of boys say that by age 17 they have been victims of a sexual assault or abuse at the hands of another adolescent.
This estimate, and those in the next three points, come from a national survey on violence of over 6,000 youth ages 10 to 17, conducted between 2...
For those of you who have felt down recently — whether about your life circumstances or the gloomy weather — remember there is always hope for a brighter and happier future. We can’t always explain why a sudden challenge may force us into difficulty, however there are tricks to feeling better immediately and also for the long run.
Even though it's getting colder, it's no reason to become a couch potato. Over the years scientific research has shown time and time again that the more often we get out of the house, the happier and healthier we become.
Here are six reasons why you should put on your favorite flannel or jacket and head outside, rain, snow, or shine.
We're starting to believe that "Thank You" is one of the most under-appreciated and under-used phrase. It is appropriate in nearly any situation and it is a better response than most of the things that come to mind.
Let's cover 7 common situations when we say all sorts of things, but should say "Thank You" instead:
Being a young person can be tough. Youth begin to develop many different kinds of relationships: friends, family, teachers, and dating relationships. In any of these kinds of relationships, both people may need to compromise and work through issues that come up. Sometimes, however, s a relationship can feel uncomfortable or even unsafe. Teens may not realize that th...