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Cannabis ad on billboard, storefront leads to problematic marijuana use in teens(Photo by David Gabrić on Unsplash)

Cannabis ad on billboard, storefront leads to problematic marijuana use in teens

ANI |
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2021 10:17 AM IST
According to a new research, teens who saw marijuana ad on billboards or storefront advertisements had seven times the odds of frequent cannabis use and nearly six times the odds of having symptoms of cannabis use disorder
Although the virus hasn’t caused young people as much physical harm, it has left many of them facing not just learning loss but significant emotional distress — be it lack of motivation, anxiety, withdrawal or even suicidal thoughts.(Pixabay)
Although the virus hasn’t caused young people as much physical harm, it has left many of them facing not just learning loss but significant emotional distress — be it lack of motivation, anxiety, withdrawal or even suicidal thoughts.(Pixabay)

Teens are suffering in lockdown isolation. Can tech help?

Bloomberg |
PUBLISHED ON FEB 06, 2021 12:55 PM IST
TikTok and Netflix probably won’t help kids feel much better. But other apps might.
Cigarette smoking remains a leading preventable cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States.(Unsplash)
Cigarette smoking remains a leading preventable cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States.(Unsplash)

Study reveals e-cigarettes can be ‘gateway’ to cigarettes for teens with no prior intention to smoke

Washington [US] | By Asian News International | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2020 07:51 PM IST
E-cigarette use is associated with a higher risk of cigarette smoking among adolescents who had no prior intention of taking up conventional smoking, suggest the findings of a new study.

“Teens and creators drive trends on Instagram”

Hindustan Times | By Jamal Shaikh
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2020 07:23 AM IST
Vishal Shah, VP of Product, Instagram at Facebook in an exclusive chat with the HT Brunch.
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HT Image

Two teens injured in firing over quarrel with cousins in Amritsar

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 11, 2020 10:09 PM IST
Injured are identified as Surinderpal Singh, 17, and Jaswinderpal Singh, 16.
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HT Image

4 teens go the extra mile to fulfil SSC dream

By Ankita Bhatkhande, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2020 01:26 AM IST
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HT Image

Grit and courage: These 2 teens move on from darkness to shine in sports

Hindustan Times, Mohali | By Shailee Dogra, Mohali
PUBLISHED ON NOV 28, 2019 01:34 AM IST
17-year-old rape survivor, 16-year-old boy with special needs win medals for Punjab at national tourney
While obesity is primarily associated with weight gain, recent evidence suggests that the disease triggers inflammation in the nervous system that could damage important regions of the brain.(Unsplash)
While obesity is primarily associated with weight gain, recent evidence suggests that the disease triggers inflammation in the nervous system that could damage important regions of the brain.(Unsplash)

Researchers using MRI reveals brain damage in obese teens

Asian News International | By Asian News International, Washington D.c.
UPDATED ON NOV 26, 2019 04:00 PM IST
Obesity in young people has become a significant public health problem.
(HT Photo)
(HT Photo)

Children’s Day Special: Hyderabad

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondents
PUBLISHED ON NOV 09, 2019 06:28 PM IST
We spoke to tweens aged 11 to 15 about what they hate, what worries love, what they dream of. Here are the responses from Hyderabad.
(HT Photo)
(HT Photo)

Children’s Day Special: Kolkata

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2019 06:22 PM IST
We spoke to tweens aged 11 to 15 about what they love, what worries them, what they dream of. Here are the responses from Kolkata.
(HT Photo)
(HT Photo)

Children’s Day Special: Delhi-NCR

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2019 06:08 PM IST
We spoke to tweens aged 11 to 15 about their fears, what worries them, what they dream of. Here are the responses from Delhi-NCR.
(HT Photo)
(HT Photo)

Children’s Day Special: Mumbai

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2019 02:10 PM IST
We spoke to tweens aged 11 to 15 about what they hate, what worries them, what they dream of. Here are the responses from Mumbai.
Parents should try to guide their children instead of controlling them.(Unsplash)
Parents should try to guide their children instead of controlling them.(Unsplash)

Most parents are barriers to teens independence

Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2019 11:56 AM IST
Parents who restrict their children instead of guiding them, actually end up coming in their way of self discovery.
Beautiful woman holding drink can and text messaging on mobile phone
Beautiful woman holding drink can and text messaging on mobile phone

Social media can amplify positive behaviour among teens: Survey

New Delhi | By Anonna Dutt
PUBLISHED ON JUL 08, 2019 04:58 AM IST
As per the survey conducted by Fortis hospitals, around 82% of students studying psychology in classes XI and XII in at least 200 schools across Delhi, Mumbai, Mohali, Ludhiana, Bengaluru, Lucknow, Varanasi, Dehradun and Chennai have said social media has influenced their opinions and attitudes.
Only 19 percent of Juul’s followers were at least 21.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Only 19 percent of Juul’s followers were at least 21.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Teens made up most of e-cigarette maker Juul’s Twitter following - study

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAY 21, 2019 01:25 PM IST
Last year, an estimated 3.8 million middle and high school students used e-cigarettes, up from 2.1 million in 2017, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Experts warn that youngsters obsessed with social media are going to extreme lengths in order to post selfies seen as daring and risky.(Reuters/ Representative Image)
Experts warn that youngsters obsessed with social media are going to extreme lengths in order to post selfies seen as daring and risky.(Reuters/ Representative Image)

3 teens killed while taking selfies on railway track in Haryana

New Delhi | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2019 01:36 PM IST
The group of teens had come to Panipat to attend a wedding. Two of those killed were 19 years old and the third was 18.
Teenagers’ natural desire to rebel against authority could be tapped to drive them to replace junk food with healthier choices, a study has found.(Unsplash)
Teenagers’ natural desire to rebel against authority could be tapped to drive them to replace junk food with healthier choices, a study has found.(Unsplash)

Teens may be made to give up junk food because of their rebellious streak

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India, Washington
UPDATED ON APR 18, 2019 02:30 PM IST
Food marketing, designed to foster strong positive associations with junk food in kids’ minds and to drive overeating, is one of the biggest obstacles in the public fight against obesity.
The results of the study were published in the journal Sleep.(Photo by Alexis Brown on Unsplash)
The results of the study were published in the journal Sleep.(Photo by Alexis Brown on Unsplash)

Fixed bedtime, sufficient sleep may lead to healthier teens

Asian News International | By Asian News International, Washington D.c.
UPDATED ON DEC 08, 2018 12:24 PM IST
Having a fixed bedtime and getting sufficient amount of sleep from early childhood may lead to a healthy body weight in adolescence.
Sandeep Yadav(File pic/HT)
Sandeep Yadav(File pic/HT)

Three teens killed delivery boy in Chandigarh after fight over sweets

HIndustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2018 10:36 AM IST
Sandeep’s blood-soaked body was found in a Sector 15 park on Saturday.
A shooting near a high school on Chicago’s South Side has left three teenagers seriously injured.(AFP File Photo)
A shooting near a high school on Chicago’s South Side has left three teenagers seriously injured.(AFP File Photo)

Shooting near Chicago’s South Side high school injures 3 teens

Chicago | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON SEP 11, 2018 07:43 PM IST
Chicago police chief of patrol Fred Waller says two people are in custody and a gun and casings have been recovered in the shooting.
Artificially sweetened drinks have been linked with dementia, weight gain, diabetes, heart disease and stroke, among others health problems.(Shutterstock)
Artificially sweetened drinks have been linked with dementia, weight gain, diabetes, heart disease and stroke, among others health problems.(Shutterstock)

Diet drinks only for adults, not kids and teens

Hindustan Times | By Sanchita Sharma
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2018 01:40 PM IST
Diet drinks are not recommended for kids and teenagers due to the inconclusive evidence on the effect of artificial sweeteners, says this new advisory by the American Heart Association.
While drug and alcohol use among adolescents draws more attention, antisocial behaviour, including rule-breaking tendencies, may be a more powerful predictor of early mortality.(Shutterstock)
While drug and alcohol use among adolescents draws more attention, antisocial behaviour, including rule-breaking tendencies, may be a more powerful predictor of early mortality.(Shutterstock)

Teenagers with substance abuse likely to die prematurely than peers

Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 12, 2018 10:55 AM IST
Adolescents with substance use and behavioural problems are five times more likely to die prematurely than their peers, says a new study.
Mindfulness can help teens suffering from anxiety.(Shutterstock)
Mindfulness can help teens suffering from anxiety.(Shutterstock)

Anxiety issues can be treated with yoga and meditation, apart from medicines

Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 27, 2018 02:22 PM IST
Anxiety and fear are typical reactions to the academic, social, and developmental challenges that are common during the adolescent years. Clinical or pathological anxiety is excessive, persistent, and disruptive. While anxiety is often situational and time-limited, many teens develop chronic anxiety lasting six months or longer.
Smartphone usage can cause ADHD, a psychiatric condition involving persistent difficulty sustaining attention, hyperactivity and impulsivity.(Shutterstock)
Smartphone usage can cause ADHD, a psychiatric condition involving persistent difficulty sustaining attention, hyperactivity and impulsivity.(Shutterstock)

Teen smartphone usage is linked to rise in ADHD symptoms

Hindustan Times | By Soma Das
UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2018 11:21 AM IST
Is your teen always on the phone? Beware, excess screen time is linked to a “modest” but significant rise in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), says a new study.
In the hours following exercise, blood pressure decreases below resting values.(Shutterstock)
In the hours following exercise, blood pressure decreases below resting values.(Shutterstock)

Exercise can lower blood pressure, cut heart disease risk for teenagers

Hindustan Times | By Soma Das
UPDATED ON JUL 12, 2018 11:10 AM IST
Teenagers who do high-intensity exercise benefit from lower blood pressure levels and a lesser risk of developing heart disease later in life.
Search operations underway off Juhu beach on Friday morning.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
Search operations underway off Juhu beach on Friday morning.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)

Three teens drown off Mumbai’s Juhu beach; search ops continue for fourth boy

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondents, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2018 07:31 AM IST
All four are 17-year-old boys from DN Nagar in Andheri; a 22-year-old was rescued on Thursday.
Jasmin strongly advocates reaching out to your loved ones as soon as possible
Jasmin strongly advocates reaching out to your loved ones as soon as possible

“I was in my early teens when a distant relative tried to sexually assault me,” television actress Jasmin Bhasin opens up about her traumatic past

Hindustan Times | By Jasmin Bhasin
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2018 08:21 PM IST
#99ShadesOfGrey For the bubbly Dil Se Dil Tak actor , her family always rallied behind her and there was no dearth of support
Concussion injury can be treated better with physical therapy.(Shutterstock)
Concussion injury can be treated better with physical therapy.(Shutterstock)

Concussion in teens, physical therapy can help with the treatment

Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 28, 2018 04:37 PM IST
The study found that for adolescents with symptoms following a concussion, starting physical therapy (PT) earlier - within less than three weeks after the injury - provides outcomes similar to those of later PT.
A watchmaker examines his creation.(Bloomberg)
A watchmaker examines his creation.(Bloomberg)

Here’s Swiss watchmakers are wooing the teens in classes and on social media

Bloomberg | By Corinne Gretler
PUBLISHED ON MAY 06, 2018 02:56 PM IST
After decades of having clients come to them for elegant craftsmanship, Swiss watchmakers are now pursuing notoriously fickle teens to survive an uncertain future.
The search operation was halted after sundown and will resume on Thursday morning. The children belonged to ECS Matriculation school, Chennai.(HT REPRESENTATIONAL PHOTO)
The search operation was halted after sundown and will resume on Thursday morning. The children belonged to ECS Matriculation school, Chennai.(HT REPRESENTATIONAL PHOTO)

Three teens at Pune summer camp drown at Mulshi

Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2018 05:15 PM IST
The three deceased were identified as Danish Raja, Santosh K and Srvanna. While the police recovered the body of Raja, they are still searching for the other bodies.
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