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4 Health Articles You Need to Read This Week

We know you're busy—that's why we’re keeping up on the news for you. Here are some of the latest articles about teen health that are worth your time. Check back every Friday for more headlines you may have missed!

Appeal to Teens' Vanity to Get Them to Eat Better
Teenagers consume healthier food when they're reminded that it improves their appearance and personality, rather than it is good for them.

Virtual Reality Driving Game Teaches Autistic Teens
New technology could make it easier than ever for kids with autism to learn the rules of the road.

Here's Why More U.S. Teens May Be Facing Depression
There's been an uptick in the percentage of American teens who are having episodes of depression, a new report finds.

When 'Normal Teen' Stuff is a Warning Sign of Illness
When Stacey Crescitelli's son Henry began growing at a fast pace, sleeping more, and thinning out, she assumed it was just part of being a typical teen. But it turned out his body was actually fighting something more sinister than hormones: Type 1 diabetes.

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