Category Archives: Physical Health

  1. Concussions in Teens

    Leave a comment

    February 11, 2019 by middleearthnj

    The number of youth diagnosed with a concussion each year is rising. About 20% of teens said they have been …
    Continue reading

  2. Diabetes Increasing Among Youth

    Leave a comment

    November 5, 2018 by middleearthnj

    November is National Diabetes Month, and there is a nationwide crisis of diabetes in our youth. Parents should be aware …
    Continue reading

  3. Current Teen Trends: Less Drugs and Sex, More Depression

    Leave a comment

    June 18, 2018 by middleearthnj

    Every year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) interviews several thousand students in its annual survey on teen …
    Continue reading

  4. Adolescent Self-Harm

    Leave a comment

    May 21, 2018 by middleearthnj

    Last week on “Red Table Talk” – the Facebook Watch chat show with Jada Pinkett Smith, her daughter Willow, and …
    Continue reading

  5. Resources for Eating Disorders

    Leave a comment

    February 26, 2018 by middleearthnj

    National Eating Disorder Awareness Week starts today. Eating disorders can affect people of every age, sex, gender, race, ethnicity, and …
    Continue reading

  6. What to Say if Your Teen Says He/She Is Fat

    1

    January 8, 2018 by middleearthnj

    After a holiday full of tempting treats and a new year where everyone seems to be jumping on the weight …
    Continue reading

  7. Hypertension on Rise among Teens

    1

    September 18, 2017 by middleearthnj

    Hypertension, or high blood pressure, occurs when blood pushes too hard against a person’s blood vessels, potentially causing damage to …
    Continue reading

Advertise

View our ad rate card if you would like to advertise to our blog readership.