Youth

Concussion Treatment

Experts: Concussion Must Be Treated By Fully Resting Brain From Activity

Doctors thus recommend resting the brain after a concussion, but experts have now advised that the rest in question should be far more extensive than previously thought.

01/06/2014

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Top 5 Broadway Schools For Kids In New York

Broadway shows are filled with people who grew up everywhere else, but what kind of training is available for the kids that grow up in New York to prepare them for a possible Broadway career?

05/01/2013

An assortment of handguns (file/credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Brooklyn Youth Advocates Work To Curb Gun Violence

Community leaders, youth advocates and the Brooklyn District Attorney attended a conference at St. Francis College Saturday, discussing ideas to prevent teenagers from being forgotten at school and to prevent young people from turning to gun violence.

02/02/2013

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Opinion: Media Covers Up Violence Of Flash Mobs

Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.

08/02/2012

Long Island - File / Photo: NASA

Youth Fleeing Long Island

64 percent of young adults on Long Island surveyed say they plan to leave the island in the next five years.

01/20/2011