‘It’s Degrading.’ Transgender Youth Targeted in Dozens of Bills Across America

Lawmakers have introduced a number of anti-transgender measures this year, from criminalizing those who prescribe hormone therapy to banning transgender athletes from sports teams. NYT > U.S. News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Pop TV Undergoes Layoffs Following Move To ViacomCBS Entertainment & Youth Brands Group

There are significant staff reductions at Pop TV, which was part of CBS Corp. and was recently folded into the ViacomCBS Entertainment & Youth Brands Group, run by Chris McCarthy. The layoffs are … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT … Read more…

‘Inbetweeners’ Star Simon Bird, Lionsgate, Bankside Execs To Highlight Emerging UK Talent With National Youth Film Academy

EXCLUSIVE: The National Youth Film Academy (NYFA) has named its advisory board for 2020 ahead of the Emerging Brits Industry Showcase, which highlights rising UK talent. Joining are actor and filmmaker Simon Bird, known for his starring role in hit … Read more…

Father and Son’s Financial Literacy Curriculum Teaches Black Youth to Invest in the Stock Market

A financial literacy curriculum designed by a father-son duo is helping students at one high school learn how to invest in the stock market. Virginia esquire Kevon L. Chisolm and his 11-year-old son, Kamari Chisolm, announced the launch of Black … Read more…

Ventana Sur: Picture Tree Intl. Picks Up ‘Go Youth!,’ Debuts Teaser (EXCLUSIVE)

Picture Tree Intl. has picked up global sales rights to Mexican feature “Go Youth!” (¡Ánimo Juventud!), directed by Carlos Armella. PTI will present the project, now in final postproduction, for the first time at the Ventana Sur film market. Variety … Read more…

Program that helps children cope after disasters could benefit refugees, at-risk youth

A social and emotional skills intervention developed to help children recover from the trauma of natural disasters is being adapted to help young Syrian refugees heal their psychological wounds. Aid / Disasters News From Medical News Today BEST DEAL UPDATE: … Read more…

Early-and-regular cannabis use by youth is associated with alteration in brain circuits that support cognitive control

The development of neural circuits in youth, at a particularly important time in their lives, can be heavily influenced by external factors — specifically the frequent and regular use of cannabis. A new study reports that alterations in cognitive control … Read more…

Mental health diagnoses among US children, youth continue to rise at alarming rate

The number of children and adolescents visiting the nation’s emergency departments due to mental health concerns continued to rise at an alarming rate from 2012 through 2016, with mental health diagnoses for non-Latino blacks outpacing such diagnoses among youth of … Read more…

Cumulative sub-concussive impacts in a single season of youth football

In an investigation of head impact burden and change in neurocognitive function during a season of youth football, researchers find that sub-concussive impacts are not correlated with worsening performance in neurocognitive function. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL CHILDREN DEAL … Read more…

FDA to consider limiting e-cigarette sales to vape shops to curb youth use

Regulators are considering prohibiting some e-cigarette sales in convenience stores and confining them to vape shops, Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb tells CNBC. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…