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New Research: Many youth say active shooter drills are harmful

New Research: Many youth say active shooter drills are harmful

While 56% stated that drills made students more prepared for an active shooter event, there was a lack of consensus over whether they make schools safer—60% reported feeling unsafe, scared, helpless or sad as a result of experiencing active shooter drills.

MyVoice explains Why Youth Juul in a new JAMA Pediatrics paper

MyVoice explains Why Youth Juul in a new JAMA Pediatrics paper

Why young people to Juul, despite the health risks? “It’s not just about the flavors, it’s about understanding the motivations for using these products, and their attitudes toward risk.” “Youth are more savvy than we think they are, and they’re using it because it’s about being cool and about the experimentation that happens naturally in adolescence. Reducing teen and young adult use of these products, especially under current policies, will require an evidence-based approach.”

MyVoice Helps to Power New Interactive Adolescent Health Site

MyVoice Helps to Power New Interactive Adolescent Health Site

Check out this new interactive website from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) that promotes their 2020 national report on adolescent health. Take a minute to explore the site; it’s full of MyVoice easter eggs! You might be surprised to find your MyVoice text message hidden behind one of their interactive features.

Life Updates from MyVoicers

Life Updates from MyVoicers

Life Updates from MyVoicers bro I moved states and i am straight up not having a good time got my squat max up to 500, im pretty proud of that I am engaged I am going to move to alabama in august both nothing right now I am living with my boyfriend I believe I was a...

Dr. Ambwani on Full Bloom Project

Dr. Ambwani on Full Bloom Project

MyVoice collaborator Dr. Suman Ambwani joined the body-positive parenting podcast, The Full Bloom Project, to talk about the “clean eating” trend. On the podcast, she shared new findings from MyVoice related to youth's perceptions and attitudes toward “clean” eating....

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