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They May Think They're Invincible, But Teens Can Get Really Sick With COVID-19 Too

1 month ago   |   By Scary Mommy

We all want COVID-19 to be over. And just because states are reopening, even though many experts feel that's ill-advised , it seems like a lot of people are getting a little too comfortable and ignoring some of the precautions we are still warned to take.
The information around COVID-19 is constantly changing and it can be confusing for everyone involved. However, as the adults, we are the ones who need to take control and make our children and teenagers realize that wearing a mask, keeping their distance, and giving up things they are missing and want to be able to do is a small...
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Teens who go to bed late and sleep-in are nearly three times more likely to get asthma, experts find

Teens who go to bed late and sleep-in are nearly three times more likely to get asthma, experts find

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Scientists have found that a stricter bedtime may reduce the risk of teenagers getting asthma. The University of Alberta also discovered that using smartphones late at night may make this worse.
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