Research: Are U.S. Teens In Crisis?

Every two years, nearly 15,000 high school students participate in the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), a questionnaire aimed at gauging attitudes and behaviors. The just released results from the 2017 YRBS paint a troubling picture for a large swath… Read the rest

Brain Development Differs in Young Kids with ADHD

The following post appeared as a news release on the NIH website (National Institutes of Health) for March 26, 2018. Children as young as 4 years old with symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may have significant differences in… Read the rest

Girls and Social Media: Parents Beware

In last week’s blog post we shared key insights from the Girls Index, a national survey of more than 10,000 young females in grades 5 through 12, released by Ruling Our Experience, an Ohio-based nonprofit. In that post we focused… Read the rest