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Heavy Teens at Increased Risk of Heart Disease Years Later

Teenage boys who are even slightly overweight face an increased risk of heart disease later in life, even if they slim down as adults, according to a new study in the New England Journal of Medicine. [...]

More U.S. Teens Get Recommended Vaccines

More American teenagers are getting their recommended vaccinations, federal health officials reported Thursday. In some cases the number of teens getting the shots increased 15 percent from 2008 to 2009, according to the U.S. Centers for [...]

Healthy After-School Snacks for Teens

Since schooldays usually end earlier than workdays, your teens probably spend some time at home alone after school. The good news is that they’re old enough to go to the kitchen and feed themselves. They don’t [...]

Sports Drinks for Teens

Advertisements for sports drinks have long featured world-class athletes such as Michael Jordan, Mia Hamm, and LeBron James. The message is clear: If you want to “be like Mike,” pick up a Gatorade. This marketing strategy [...]

Microsoft Targets Teens With Social-Climbing Phone

Microsoft   on Monday unveiled two phones for the socialista set — people whose lives revolve around social networking and being in constant communication with friends. These are the Kin One and Kin Two. The phones run [...]