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Teen Sports and Concussions: What Every Parent Needs to Know

Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with Dr. Robert Cantu, Mark Hyman

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The statistics on teen concussions are on the rise party because of better diagnosis, partly because of better reporting. What's clear is that the more we know, the more we understand how important it is for parents to understand enough about teen concussions to protect their children.

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What's Driving Eating Disorders in Teen Boys? What Can We Do About It?

Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with James Lock, MD, Ph.D., Kathryn Stamoulis, Ph.D.

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Many of us have become accustomed to hearing about eating disorders like bulimia nervosa and anorexia nervosa among young girls. However, these sorts of eating disorders among young boys are on the rise. Tune in to learn what's driving it and what we can do about it.

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Does Your Teen Have Peer Approval Addiction?

Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with Annie Fox, M.Ed, Ugo Uche

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Peer pressure is not new. Neither is the tendency among teens and tweens to want to fit in and gain the approval of their peers. However, our guest says that social media has taken this desire to a whole new level, with serious consequences that parents need to understand.

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When Your Teen Feels the Need to Be Perfect

Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with Dr. Robyn Silverman, Kathryn Stamoulis, Ph.D.

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How Self-Confidence Affects Teen's Academic Performance

Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with Yvette Jackson, Ed.D., Heather Wolpert-Gawron

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How important is it for teens to be confident about who they are to be successful in school? The short answer is very. In this segment our guests discuss the science behind feeling confident and academic achievement and how to parents and teachers can leverage this knowledge with teens.

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