Life stage - Teenagers' health

Expert advice on how to fuel hungry teens with healthy food.

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50 easy ways to eat more fruit and...

Eat more vegetables and fruit. Yes, we know — we’ve...

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How to support a vegetarian child

So your child wants to become a vegetarian? Before you...

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Youth depression and anxiety doubles during pandemic

Depression and anxiety symptoms in children and adolescents have doubled...

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Children missing out on mental health care

Researchers have uncovered what they call ‘an invisible crisis in...

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How to help your teen vegan meet their...

Q My teenage daughter wants to become vegan. How can...

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Is it okay to give kids a nightly...

Dietitian Susie Burrell looks at whether having dessert with the...

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How exercise protects against anxiety and depression

As with many other physicians, recommending physical activity to patients...

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Early ageing and disease risk goes up after...

People who experience mental illness in their youth are at...

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Teens need enough sleep, for better mental health

Teenagers who get less than six hours of sleep a...

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The financial impact of anorexia care

Carers for someone with eating disorder anorexia nervosa are more...

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What to feed your kids for better learning...

What kids eat can impact their capacity to learn. We...

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Risk of hand sanitiser poisoning underestimated

Hand sanitiser is everywhere these days, thanks to COVID-19 infection...

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Harmful dieting on the rise in teens

Dieting to lose weight is on the rise among teens...

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How children are affected by coronavirus – what...

The new coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease COVID-19, has...

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Six vegan meat swaps that aren’t ultra processed

Whether you’ve got a converted family member or a vegan...

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Ask the experts: How bad are instant noodles...

Q I have a teenage boy who almost lives off...

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Why children and teens should avoid dieting

In the USA, Weight Watchers (now known as WW) have...

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Low teen fitness linked to later disability

Low physical fitness, obesity, or both, in adolescent boys is...
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