Rather than their depression, behavior problems such as issues with attention, delinquency, and substance abuse hurt these students' grades.
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November 07, 2012
The nation's oldest, largest antidrug campaign is evolving. One thing that doesn't help: when states legalize drugs, as Colorado and Washington state voted to do with marijuana this week.
October 23, 2012
A Georgia pediatrician is attempting to improve "social equity" by prescribing ADHD medication to those struggling in school.
October 02, 2012
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said today that among high school students 16 and older, drinking and driving dropped by more than half from 1991 to 2011.