Loss of potential: teens diagnosed with depression show reduction in educational achievement from primary school to GCSE
Young people who are inactive for large proportions of the day throughout adolescence face a greater risk of depression by age 18
Globally, in 2016, 81% of 11- to 17-year-old school students did not reach WHO recommendations to do an hour of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity every day
Cardiff University study showed adolescents were less likely to want to engage with schoolwork when mothers spoke with a pressurising tone
However, the few children who were persistent picky eaters, those who were less able to.
Sexual health and victimisation heighten based on activity
Results show that social media use did not predict later depressive symptoms among adolescents or college undergraduates
teenagers and young adults who sit down for family dinners
Mental health issues, substance abuse, accidents more likely for high school students sleeping less than six hours per night
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.