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Jenn T. Fair Oaks, California
My name is Jenn and I live with my boyfriend Josh along with our little girl Kaia who was born... More
The Cookie Battle Waltham, Massachusetts
I'm just a normal girl trying to be the healthiest girl I can be. The purpose of this blog is to... More
misswaxie South Euclid, Ohio
A Comic Life, Indeed is a comic look at chronic illness in a comic strip! Miss Waxie is a 20... More
Anne California
I'm just a normal girl trying to find my place in the world and a healthy living routine.... More
mame110 Abidjan, CI
I am a warm hearted girl of 19, outgoing and adventurous.My outlook on life is ambitious,... More

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Talk therapy for obesity prevention in adolescent girls by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor is both feasible and acceptable to adolescent girls at risk for adult obesity and suggests that it may prevent... and obesity in teenage girls deemed ‘at-risk’ for obesity. The study, published in the International Journal...
Overweight Prevention Program May Reduce Eating Disorders Among Adolescent Girls by Nirmala N. and prevent eating disorders among adolescent girls, strangely enough. Harvard School of Public Health researchers studied the program's effects on both middle-school girls and boys. Eating disorders...
Calcium Supplementation Increases Bone Mineral Content in Adolescent Girls by Mary Pougnet Patient Expert . Subjects included 96 adolescent girls with low calcium intakes. State-of-the-art measures of bone...) during supplementation and then two years after supplement withdrawal. Over the eighteen-month period, girls...
Teenage Girls Gain Weight When They Eat Too Few Calories. by Robin P. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Many teenage girls are not getting the nutrients they need to ensure healthy development, putting... have shown that on average, teenage girls are not getting enough fiber, calcium, iron, zinc, magnesium or vitamins A, E and B...
A Quarter of Teenage Girls Test Positive For STDs by Linda MacDonald Glenn Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven in for a moment. A quarter of teenage girls test positive for sexually transmitted diseases. Go ahead and ponder... teenage girls are infected with at least one of these diseases. Oh. Clarifying that didn't...
NEW MOON GIRLS: A Magazine By Girls For Girls by Genevieve .. Patient Expert Girl Power! We’re used to hearing the term now, more than a decade after the Spice Girls made it popular, and are seeing more opportunities and support available for girls transitioning into womanhood...
Gossip Girl TV Show: How Gossip Girl Influences Teens by Vanessa Van Petten Patient Expert . The hit television series Gossip Girl, based on Cecily-von-Ziegesar’s hit series of the same name... among teen girls. The show has amazing and creative costuming and some great acting in it, but should teens...
The Truth (I'm a girl, I'm smart and I know everything) is #11 in top 100 on Amazon for BEING A TEEN by Dr. Barbara Becker Holstein Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven I would think the girl in The Truth would enjoy knowing that she is captivating the hearts of girls and moms in lots of different places.  She loves to travel, but so far has only traveled to one...
Emotion processing in teen girls by Carrie A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Many mental health conditions begin to emerge in adolescence. Some conditions, such as depression and anxiety, are much more common in adolescent females than males. For me, OCD emerged before any full-blown...
internet safety for girls by Karen .. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven interesting article from CNN about how teenage girls can minimize the risk of receiving unwanted sexual advances online:

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Symptoms ... Scoliosis (deformity of the spine) occurs in 10% of adolescent girls with TS. The thyroid gland ... » Read on
Treatment ... During childhood and adolescence, girls will visit a pediatric endocrinologist (a specialist in ch ... » Read on