- Online donations will allow a teenage girl to undergo bariatric surgery to treat a form of morbid obesity that arises when a part of the brain that is responsible for metabolic balance is damaged.
- The recession may have led teenagers to focus on social problems and the environment, according to a study from UCLA and San Diego State University.
Pregnant Boys? Chicago’s ‘Unexpected’ Ad Campaign To Reduce Teen Pregnancy Depicts Boys With Bulging BelliesThe Chicago Dept. of Health's new ad campaign aims to remind teen boys that unprotected sex can change their lives in the same way it changes the lives of teen mothers.
- An Australian teenage boy is now fighting for his life after being bitten by the world's deadliest snake, which possesses venom so poisonous that one drop of it can kill 100 men within 45 minutes.
- Frequent marijuana use before the age of 18 may cause irreversible harm to a person's intelligence, attention and memory, scientists claim.