Posts tagged "adolescent health"

Mar. 13 news: Trump HIV budget, adolescent health declining, measles outbreak, flu season, hepatitis

Check out today’s public health news for Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2019.

July 31 news: Breastfeeding, vaccines in China, adolescent eating disorders, measles costs, Juul e-cigarettes

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, July 31, 2018.

July 3 news: Immigrant health, adolescent mental health, measles, health insurance, coffee and mortality

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, July 3, 2018.

Study: Cyberbullying, school bullying associated with lower school performance, mental distress

A high proportion of high school students are victims of cyberbullying and school bullying, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Public Health. These forms of bullying are shown to be negatively associated with school performance as well as mental health. However, cyberbullying may be even more psychologically distressing than regular...