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Suicide is the 3rd leading cause of death among youth ages 10-24. If you or someone you know is contemplating suicide, GET HELP RIGHT AWAY! Call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, available 24/7, at 1-800-273-8255.
What is an STI?
STD? STI? Gonorrhea, chlamydia?! Check out this video to get the 411 on sexually transmitted diseases. What are they, how are the transmitted, and much more!
How to reduce your risk of getting an STI
Check out the video below for ways on reducing your risk of getting an STI!
In this video, teens talk about what stresses them out and how they cope.
Video credit: Kidshealth.org
Being a teen can be really stressful! Between school, work, family, and your social life, there is always something or someone out there causing you some kind of stress during your day. With mindfulness, you have the power to handle stress, and live life more fully. Check out this video to hear what other teens have to say about mindfulness!
Video credit: http://keltymentalhealth.ca/healthy-living/mindfulness
Dating violence is more common than many people think. One in three teens in the U.S. will experience physical, sexual or emotional abuse by someone they are in a relationship with before they become adults. Help us spread awareness and stop dating abuse before it starts! Find out how to START TALKING!
Distracted Driving PSA: #JustDrive
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Agency: Tombras Group, United States of America
Student Perspectives on Mental Health
Howard County students discuss mental health in the schools in an effort to increase awareness and offer ways to support those who may be in need.
Mental Illness Stigma by Yabing Yang
Have you heard some of the common stereotypes and misconceptions related to mental illness lately? Unfortunately, negative attitudes and beliefs toward people who have a mental health condition are common. Check out this video to understand mental illness and it’s associated stigma.
Teen Reproductive Health: An Interview with Dr. Donna Neale
It’s not always easy to talk about sensitive topics, but learning about sexual and reproductive health can be empowering! Check out our interview with Dr. Donna Neale, MD, Obstetrics & Gynecology, as she answers some of the most common questions young women have about their reproductive health.
Cooking with Teen Health Matters: Spaghetti Squash
Looking for a tasty, unique recipe to prepare for dinner tonight? Check out our new video on how to make quick and easy spaghetti squash!
Healthy Holiday Eating with Teen Health Matters: Thanksgiving 2016
Here are 5 tips to having a happy, healthy Thanksgiving with friends and family!