A recent report by the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer revealed an unmet need to better understand how cancer manifests itself among adolescents and young adults.
Barbie gets a bad rap. She’s been the prime suspect in crimes against girls’ and women’s self-esteem, followed closely by fashion designers and Photoshop artists. But is she solely to blame? It’s complicated. Yes, society’s expectations and pop culture play a role, but for […]
Canadian teens need to increase their physical exercise every day for a lifetime of good health. Research from ParticipACTION, the national voice for physical activity and sport participation in Canada, shows that only four per cent of Canadian youth aged 12 to 17 […]
Get your kids ready for their teen years with a frank chat about these sensitive topics. Derek Abma explains what parents should keep in mind. Those who remember sex, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll being a part of their adolescence can […]