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Teens Involved in Arts Activities Report More Depressive Symptoms Than Teens Not Involved in the Arts

Teens Involved in Arts Activities Report More Depressive Symptoms Than Teens Not Involved in the Arts

ScienceDaily (Nov. 20, 2012) — Teens who participate in after-school arts activities such as music, drama and painting are more likely to report feeling depressed or sad than students who are not involved in these programs, according to new research … Read more

Community Has a Role in Health of Low-Income Kids

Community Has a Role in Health of Low-Income Kids

MONDAY, Feb. 7 (HealthDay News) — Living in a connected community may protect poor teens from health risks such as smoking or obesity, researchers have found. Study suggests social connections protect poor teens against smoking, obesity In a study of … Read more