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Alcohol Most Harmful Drug – Recent Study Claims
November 1, 2010 – 4:25 pm | No Comment
Alcohol Most Harmful Drug – Recent Study Claims

November 1, 2010
Research published in The Lancet claims that while heroin, crack cocaine and methamphetamine (crystal meth) are the most deadly drugs, when other factors such as costs to health care systems and prison systems …

Using Shakespeare to Reach At Risk Youth
November 1, 2010 – 12:56 pm | No Comment
Using Shakespeare to Reach At Risk Youth

November 1, 2010
Reported in The Chicago Sun Times and picked up by The Huffington Post; teachers in and around the Chicago area are using Shakespeare to reach socially and economically disadvantaged youth. The program …

Insuring Teen Drivers…..the Costs
November 1, 2010 – 12:46 pm | No Comment
Insuring Teen Drivers…..the Costs

November 1, 2010
The New York Times published an interesting article on the costs of insuring teen drivers today. ¬†Why? Simply put – teens from the ages of 15 – 19 have more accidents than older …

Why it’s great to have a Sister!
October 31, 2010 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Why it’s great to have a Sister!

October 31, 2010
Read this interesting article in the New York Times on why teens who have a sister seem to be happier and have a better outlook on life. The theory is that sisters provide …

Pixel perfect body? British government steps in to curb digitally slimmed models
September 22, 2010 – 9:55 am | No Comment
Pixel perfect body? British government steps in to curb digitally slimmed models

By Sylvia Hui

LONDON _ Beware those impossibly tiny waists and never-ending legs: looking at too much airbrushed beauty in glossy magazines can be hazardous to your health.
That, at least, is what campaigners working against eating …

‘Glee’ returns with angst, song and newcomers Charice, Chord Overstreet; Sue gets a rival
September 20, 2010 – 10:58 am | No Comment
‘Glee’ returns with angst, song and newcomers Charice, Chord Overstreet; Sue gets a rival

By Lynn Elber

LOS ANGELES _ “Glee” is back for its sophomore year with a new football coach, two new ear- and eye-catching students, and an identity crisis for big man on campus Finn.
There’s also something …