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10 TOP THINGS TEENS STRUGGLE WITH

Today’s teens have a whole different set of issues to worry about.  Here are 10 top things teenagers struggle with…and how parents can help! By Amy Morin, LCSW Updated March 02, 2016 Advances in technology mean today’s teens are facing issues that no previous generation has ever seen. While some issues aren’t exactly new, electronic…

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MISSING TEEN RUNAWAY FROM NEW YORK

Detectives ask for help finding missing teen runaway from Van Buren by CNYCentral Wednesday, December 21st 2016 Anyone with information is asked to call 315-435-3081 or send a tip to tip411./ Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office TOWN OF VAN BUREN, N.Y. — Detectives from the Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office are asking for help finding a missing…

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RUNAWAY TEXAS TEEN MAY BE IN MINNESOTA

Runaway TX teen believed to be in MN KVUE and KARE 11 Staff , KVUE 11:54 AM. CST December 21, 2016   (Photo: Stearns County (Minnesota) Sheriff’s Office) STEARNS COUNTY, MINN. – A pregnant runaway Texas teen is believed to be in Minnesota, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities said Natalie Elizabeth Klehr,…

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TEEN ARRESTED, ACCUSED OF PLOTTING MASS SHOOTING AT TONKAWA SCHOOL

Threatening Text Led To Arrest Of Tonkawa Teen Posted: Dec 13, 2016 9:04 PM CST Updated: Dec 13, 2016 9:40 PM CST By Steve Shaw, News 9 TONKAWA, Oklahoma – A 13-year-old girl is in a juvenile detention center after she is accused of plotting to shoot and kill former classmates, Tonkawa police said. Police…

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REACTIVE ATTACHMENT DISORDER (RAD)

Definition By Mayo Clinic Staff Reactive attachment disorder is a rare but serious condition in which an infant or young child doesn’t establish healthy attachments with parents or caregivers. Reactive attachment disorder may develop if the child’s basic needs for comfort, affection and nurturing aren’t met and loving, caring, stable attachments with others are not…

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SUICIDE RATES AMONG ADOLESCENTS HAVE DOUBLED

    A tragic ending to 18-year-old Brandy Vela’s life. On Tuesday, she shot and killed herself while standing in front of her family. As for why? Texas City Police believe she was a target of cyber bullying. It is cases like Vela’s that draw attention to suicides in the U.S., especially among the younger generation. According…

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Time With The Family

Hebrews 13:10, “We have an altar,…” Is this a true statement in your family?  Do you have an Family Altar?  A place and time to get with the Family and reason, relate, and truly resonate with the Family. The Daily Mail is reporting on the survey of 2,000 parents conducted by Virgin Holidays and Universal…

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TEENS PLAYING ‘CHOKING GAME’; AND SUICIDAL THOUGHTS

As reported by Fox News: Choking game riskiest when kids play alone Published November 21, 2016  Reuters Kids who play “choking games” to achieve a euphoric high are more likely to be suicidal and face a greater risk of injury and death when they play alone, a U.S. study suggests. It’s dangerous enough in groups,…

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TEENS ARE GETTING BURNED BY E-CIGARETTES EVEN ATER THEY STOP USING THEM.

From the NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, November 18, 2016, 12:23 PM Adolescents who currently vape are twice as likely to suffer respiratory symptoms like persistent cough, bronchitis, congestion and phlegm as those who have never used e-cigs, according to a study published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care this week. But…

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