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3 Teen Trends That Pose Health Risks

3 Teen Trends That Pose Health Risks

Michele Borba March 3, 2014 Comments Off on 3 Teen Trends That Pose Health Risks

Do you know what K-2, Four Loko, Spice, Blaze, Red X Dawn, Blackout in can, and Toxing are? If not, it’s time to wise up and talk to your teens.  Here are three dangerous

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10 Ways to Make Prom & Grad Night Safer For Our Teens

Michele Borba May 1, 2013 Comments Off on 10 Ways to Make Prom & Grad Night Safer For Our Teens

REALITY CHECK: Did you know the period between prom through graduation are statistically the deadliest time of the year for teens on our national highways? Here are ways to keep your teen safe and

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Girls Binging, Drinking to Reduce Stress

Michele Borba February 24, 2011 Comments Off on Girls Binging, Drinking to Reduce Stress

Research shows a disturbing trend: girls are drinking and binging more to reduce stress. Parenting solutions to help young girls Think drinking is only a “boy” problem? Data from the Partnership for a Drug-Free

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Little Black Swans meet Tiger Mom: Why a toxic combo for girls’ mental health

Michele Borba February 21, 2011 Comments Off on Little Black Swans meet Tiger Mom: Why a toxic combo for girls’ mental health

Young girls severe stress levels; Mental health at record low Parenting alert: Studies show steep rise in girls getting high to cope, as well as eating disorders, depression, suicide, self-mutilation, and perfectionism. Girls as

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Michele Borba Blog: Why we must talk to kids about drinking sooner and how to do so

Michele Borba March 18, 2010 Comments Off on Michele Borba Blog: Why we must talk to kids about drinking sooner and how to do so

You say:  “Why should I talk to my child about drinking, he isn’t even a teenager!” I say: “That’s exactly when you should talk to your kid about alcohol. In fact, the earlier the

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