Tag Archives: Young

Violence affects 60% of teen relationships and 150 young people were killed by partners in 13 years

Violence affects 60% of teen relationships – and 150 young people were killed by romantic partners in 13 years, study finds Between 2003 and 2016, 150 people 18 and under were killed by someone they had been dating or who wanted to date them  The vast majority of victims (90 percent) were female, and most… Read More »

Obesity Is Driving Rise in Cancer Among Young People

Being overweight or obese is associated with an increased risk of various types of cancer, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS). These obesity-related cancers are now found to be on the rise among young people in the United States. What’s more, rates are steeply increasing in progressively younger ages and successively younger generations, suggest… Read More »