With over half of all global drowning deaths occur among children and young people under the age of 25, something needs to be done.
Teenagers who use cannabis frequently were more likely to have children born preterm when they become parents up to 20 years later.
We’ve been commissioned by Wellcome to advance science, so no one is held back by mental health problems.
The WHO’s ‘health promoting schools’ is an old idea, but finding new ways to fully realise its potential for young people globally has never been more urgent.
Initiatives to protect homeless young people during the pandemic were effective, but we need a long term strategy that delivers better support and helps prevent homelessness.
Mothers with persistent mental health problems before pregnancy are more likely to experience postnatal depression (PND) – but this risk can be disrupted.
New research reveals that some primary school-aged children have self-harmed, prompting calls for intervention efforts to start earlier.
Re-promoting a past feature article, global megatrends are changing patterns of #adolescent health, development and wellbeing: this has implications for the healthy start to life for the #nextgeneration.
Researchers call for policy shift to focus on middle years of schooling News in brief: A significant number of students in the middle school years across Australia have emotional and behavioural problems and experience high rates of bullying that can negatively impact their long-term health and learning The policy brief stated the added challenges of … Continued
Early adolescence is where gender inequalities most markedly emerge according to new research led by Burnet Institute and funded by UNICEF.