Violence causes more injury and death in children,
teenagers, and young adults than infectious disease, cancer, or birth
There is no single explanation for the violence caused by
youth. Many different
things cause violent behavior in children. The more
these things are present in a child's life, the more likely he or she is to
commit an act of violence. Behavior will change depending on a child's age and
gender. Violent behavior may be targeted at parents, other children, friends, or
other family members.
Are you thinking about going on a diet to lose weight? After all, it seems you can't open any magazine without reading about the latest fad diet -- whether low-carb, low-fat, or low-calorie.
The reality is, diets are like fashions. They come and go; some work, some don't. And while many teens lose weight on diets, not so many keep the weight off.
Studies show that approximately 95% of people who go on weight loss diets will gain all or some of the weight back within a year. In fact, some studies...