Tag Archives: Adolescence

Anti Drug Campaign Makes Teenagers Try Drugs

The medical journal called “The Lancet” has published he results of the research called “How to Influence the People’s Attitude towards their Health with the Help of Mass media”. The co-authors of the article were professor Melanie Wakefield, the director of Human Behavior Research Center, Barbara Loken, the professor of the Minnesota University (USA), Robert Hornik (Robert C. Hornik), the professor of the Annenberg Institute at the University of Pennsylvania (USA).

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Games Cause Adolescent Obesity

The computer games appear to arouse appetite of children and make the risk of developing obesity much higher. According to the opinion of experts this fact explains why the children who spend much time in front of a computer screen shooting their foes and chasing after the artifacts often show the excessive figures of their body mass index while being examined.

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