Young people who are inactive for large proportions of the day throughout adolescence face a greater risk of depression by age 18
How different regions of the brain ‘talk’ to each other – changes in two main ways during adolescence.
Researchers develop tool that can help identify which young people will go on to experience a major depressive disorder when they reach 18 years.
Girls shown as the new ‘high-risk’ group – sexism and poverty are linked to poor mental health and wellbeing among 14-year-old girls
First study to examine three mechanisms by which very frequent use of social media may harm mental health suggests efforts should be made to reduce young people’s exposure to harmful content, and the impact it has on healthy activities
Young people who engage in excessive levels of impulsiveness, such as acting without thinking during their teen years, later struggle with addictions or other problem behaviours as young adults.
Researchers say 15-country investigation shows adolescent interventions should begin with preteens to avoid health risks.
Adolescence is a time of social challenges and changing expectations. While relationships with peers may.
Some pupils simply struggle with reading more so than their peers. For educators, this can.