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Deadly ‘Choking Game’ Spreads Among Teens On Social Media

A new film about the “choking game” has sparked a social media craze with teenagers posting photos and videos of people choking themselves for a brief high that causes people to pass out – or in some cases, causes death.

08/05/2014

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Adding A Teen Driver To Your Insurance Leads To 79% Higher Cost

Adding a teenage driver to a married couple’s car insurance policy leads to a 79% higher average annual premium

07/17/2014

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Study: Breast Cancer Risk Higher For Females Who Drink Alcohol When Young

Researchers at the Washington University School of Medicine have found that teenage and young adult women who consume alcohol are more likely to develop breast cancer later in life.

08/29/2013

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Teens Waiting Longer to get Driver’s License

Girls more than boys say they don’t feel ready to get behind the wheel.

09/26/2012

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Manslaughter Charge Against Party Host Dismissed

A Missouri judge has dismissed an involuntary manslaughter charge against a woman accused of providing alcohol to a teenager who was later involved in a fatal traffic accident.

08/05/2012

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Young People Face High Unemployment

St. Louis area teens compete with adults for summer jobs.

06/15/2011

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