Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.




January 2010

Health benefits of dieting

by Staff, on benefits, blood, cholesterol, common disease, diabetes, disease, eating healthy, enjoy life, exercising important, health, health benefits, healthy diet, heart, heart diseases, immune system, overweight obese, right diet, sleep, weight

Having a healthy diet not only gives your body nutrition and energy that is necessary for proper functioning, it has several health benefits. Other benefits are that a healthy diet lets you manage your weight and lets you enjoy your life. A healthy diet includes fruits and vegetables, fiber, whole grains, essential fats, and several minerals. Eating healthy shields you against different diseases. Our bodies are meant to ingest different…



January 2010

Different cures for depression

by Staff, on antidepressants, behavior, behavior therapy, cognitive behavior, cure, cures depression, depression, disease, exercising, medication, meditation, mental, natural cures, omega, self esteem, therapy

Depression is slowly becoming a global mental pandemic and it has different causes. Although man people do not view depression as a real disease, it is a disease and just like other diseases, it can be prevented and it has different cures. You should use a combination of different cures for the best results. You should seek medical advice before using a specific cure or when you are in deep…



January 2010

Health effects of the major environmental health concerns

by Staff, on air pollution, disease, ecosystems, effect, environmental, environmental health concern, food, global warming, health, pollution, tox town, toxic substances, waste, water, water sources

There government agencies such as the Environmental Protection Agency, the Food and Drug Administration, and the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, that have information on environmental health concerns across the country. It is important to know the effects of the major environmental health concerns so that you can see the seriousness of taking action. The website of EPA,, and the websites of FDA, NIEHS, and…