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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
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Ask the health educator: “How do I deal with the pressure to be sexually...

A health educator offers advice on what to do if you're feeling pressure to be sexually active.

Ask the academic advisor: How can I quit competing against and comparing myself to...

Rate this article and enter to win“How can I quit competing against and comparing myself to my peers?”—Rachel, Tacoma, WashingtonIt is human nature, isn’t it, to always judge ourselves against others academically? But when...

Do you drink? Exploring the reasons behind your choices

Rate this article and enter to winFor real though—not everyone drinks in high school. You’ve probably heard teen drinking talked about a lot so it’s easy to think everyone is doing it, but research...
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The social effect: How our peers can help us or hold us back

Rate this article and enter to win“One friend influenced me to become a better person when I wasn’t doing the best,” says Dharma, a sophomore in Thornton, Colorado.“I have been pressured to not study...