About one in 12 Americans suffer from asthma, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. For black youth, that rate doubles to one in six. Diamond Eugene is more than just a statistic. This is her story.
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A whole new generation is discovering that they have long played a key role in advancing humanity’s frontiers.
My parents want me to go into science, medicine, technology, or math. But I have other ideas.
OK, so you don’t have to be Reddit or Spotify to worry about getting hacked these days. It’s a scary world out there for anyone with a smart phone — particularly when you’re a minor.
Why do majorities of young people of color say they value gun rights over gun control but the majority of young white people say the opposite?
Sure, I’ve picked up some useful skills in high school: teamwork, organization, and being on time.
By Camden Alexander, Tourette Association of America Youth Ambassador I have been playing the electric guitar since I was nine.…
At home, I isolate myself. When I have my anxiety attacks, usually I lay on my back or my side and I start to hyperventilate. Inside [there are] a lot of things just going through my mind, just a lot of bad things. That’s all I think about. And the more I think about it, the worse it gets. So then I usually just cry it out.
Remix Your Life poet Kyle Lamberson grew up in Oakland, and he writes about how natural resources shape human endeavors.
When I was a student at Oakland High School just a few years ago, my classmates and I had never…