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#Adolescents

# adolescents - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Study shows unchanged teen smoking rates in 40% of countries over past two decades
# Smoking
# Smoking

Study shows unchanged teen smoking rates in 40% of countries over past two decades

Feb 3rd 2021, 6:30 AM 10,976 Views 19 Comments

Ireland is not included in this study, but other data shows a decline in Irish teen smoking levels over time.

# adolescents - Monday 12 October, 2020

Young people who play sports show lower levels of anxiety and depression, study says
# Exercise
# Exercise

Young people who play sports show lower levels of anxiety and depression, study says

Oct 12th 2020, 6:00 AM 13,371 Views 16 Comments

Researchers surveyed more than 5,000 11-20-year-olds late last year.

# adolescents - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

There's been a massive drop in young teens smoking in Ireland
# Decline
# Decline

There's been a massive drop in young teens smoking in Ireland

May 2nd 2018, 5:03 PM 15,749 Views 65 Comments

The study was conducted between the years of 1995 and 2015 and shows a decline in adolescent smoking.

# adolescents - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Column: Identifying unexpected strengths in adolescents
# Potential
# Potential

Column: Identifying unexpected strengths in adolescents

Apr 19th 2014, 12:00 PM 54 Views 5 Comments

In adolescents, strengths can be found in unexpected venues – perhaps peering through the cracks of hardship – so keep your eyes open.

# adolescents - Friday 11 October, 2013

240 teenagers treated for sexually abusing others since 1992
# Abuse
# Abuse

240 teenagers treated for sexually abusing others since 1992

Oct 11th 2013, 7:00 AM 7,171 Views 22 Comments

The Dublin based agency, NIAP, says that 5 per cent of adolescents they treat are young girls.

# adolescents - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

One in seven children subjected to cyber bullying in last three months
# Cyber Bullying
# Cyber Bullying

One in seven children subjected to cyber bullying in last three months

Oct 1st 2013, 9:24 AM 3,821 Views 42 Comments

One in 11 adolescents admitted to cyber bullying other people in the same time frame.

# adolescents - Thursday 12 April, 2012

One-fifth of young adolescents hear voices, study reveals
# Hallucinations
# Hallucinations

One-fifth of young adolescents hear voices, study reveals

Apr 12th 2012, 11:55 AM 8,081 Views 57 Comments

Hallucinations reported by 11 to 13-year-olds in Dublin ranged from isolated sentences to full conversations.

# adolescents - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Teenage girls spend 19 hours a day sitting or lying down - study
# Lazy Bones
# Lazy Bones

Teenage girls spend 19 hours a day sitting or lying down - study

Mar 6th 2012, 9:11 AM 6,385 Views 53 Comments

Girls between 15 and 18 are moving little for the vast majority of their time, a University of Limerick study has shown.