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Youth risk behavior

Youth risk behavior: Introduction

Youth risk behavior: Too many youth practice behaviors that place them at risk for serious injury, sexually transmitted diseases, other preventable health ... more about Youth risk behavior.

Youth risk behavior: Risky behaviors common in young people. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Youth risk behavior is available below.

Symptoms of Youth risk behavior

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Youth risk behavior: Deaths

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Types of Youth risk behavior

Causes of Youth risk behavior

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Youth risk behavior: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Youth risk behavior

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to speak. more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease, more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the condition has usually been more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians. Many patients with bipolar more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or have a more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to be overlooked. See misdiagnosis of more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders more »

Youth risk behavior: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Youth risk behavior

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Youth risk behavior: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Youth risk behavior

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Article Excerpts about Youth risk behavior

Too many youth practice behaviors that place them at risk for serious injury, sexually transmitted diseases, other preventable health problems and even premature death, according to data released today from the 1997 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS), the most comprehensive survey of high school student health behaviors, including data for the nation, 36 states and territories and 17 cities. The priority health risk behaviors monitored include: behaviors that contribute to injury, tobacco use, alcohol and other drug use, sexual behaviors, dietary behaviors, and physical activity. (Source: excerpt from Facts About Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance -- United States 1997: CDC-OC)


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