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Alcohol Abuse

Alcohol and the Brain
Century Council Organization - Statistics
Internet Pathology Laboratory
Kids Health Drug and Alcohol Web Page
Medicinenet.com
MedlinePlus
National Institute on Drug Abuse
NIDA for Teens

Peer Pressure

LibraryThinkQuest
Teen Advice at about.com
TeensHealth.org

Bullying

Bullying.org
Bullying Ststtistics
MedlinePlus
TeensHealth.org

Physical Abuse, Violence

ezine Article About Teen Relationship Violence
Teen Dating Violence
TeensHealth

Drugs (Drug Abuse)

Above the Influence Drug Facts
Anchorage Drug Treatment Organization
Antidrug.com Website
Cocaine Facts
Drug Enforcement Agency Drug Facts
Drug Free World Facts on Drugs
Drug and Alcohol Information (Please note
this is Irish website and statistics and contact
information may not be applicable to the U.S.)
Internet Pathology Laboratory
Just Think Twice Drug Facts
Kids Health Drug and Alcohol Web Page
Medicinenet.com
Medline Plus
MethProject.org
National Institute on Drug Abuse
NIDA for Teens
Office of National Drug Control Policy
Rohypnol Facts
RxList
Street Drugs Org

Poverty

Article Linking Early Teen Pregnancy & Poverty
Bread for the World
National Poverty Center
Statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau

Eating Disorders (Anorexia, Bulimia)

Mayo Clinic (Third Link About Teens)
National Association of Anorexia Nervosa
National Eating Disorder Association
State S.C. Mental Health Website
TeensHealth
Womenshealth.gov

Racism

Experience of Racism in Alaska -UAA
ezine Article
Guardian Article About Racism in America
NPR Article About the History of the Word "Racism"
Racism Among Us - Teen Ink Article
Racism and Mental Health of Teens - Psych Central
Racism Linked to Depression and Anxiety in Youth - Science Daily

Gangs

Article by a Teen on Why Teens Join Gangs
Do Something Org
FBI Site
National Youth Gang Survey Analysis
National Gang Center
Why do teens join gangs

Sexual Assault (Date Rape, Rape)

Center for Disease Control STD Info
eMedicineHeath Article
Medline Plus STD Info
Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network
Sexual Assault - Reporting in the Army
Sexual Assault in the Military
Statistics
Stop Violence Against Women Site
Types of Sexual Violence

Gender Issues, Sexual Orientation

Bullying Statistics - Gay Bullying
Family Doctor Org
GLSEN Network
Human Rights Campaign
Sexual Orientation - American Psychiatric Association
Sexual Orientation - Planned Parenthood
Sexual Orientation - Transgender and Transsexual
Sexual Orientation-WebMd
Suicide and GLBT Teens (articles)
TeenHealth
Trans Awareness Organization

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Infections (STD's and STI's)

AVERT Website
Center for Disease Control - STDs
TeensHealth

Hate Crimes

Comparison of Hate Crime Rates
Human Rights First Org

Teen Pregnancy

Teen Pregnancy in Alaska
MedlinePlus
Planned Parenthood Site
Pregnant Teen Help
Stay Teen Org - Teen Pregnancy
Teen Pregnancy (Focus on Adoption)
Two Teens Talk About Teen Pregnancy
Women's Health Channel

HIV/AIDS

About.com
Aidsmeds.com
Center for Disease Control
Center for Disease Control Fact Sheet
TeensHealth
WebMD on AIDS

Teen Suicide & Self-Injury

American Academy Of Pediatrics
American Society of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
CNN Article and Video about a Teen Suicide
Cutting From a Teen's Perspective
KidsHealth
KidsHealth Article on Cutting
Self Injury Article
Self-Injury Fact Sheet
Self-Injury Support Website
Suicide Risk Calculator
TeenSuicide
Teen Suicide Statistics from Kids Count Data Organization

Homelessness

DoSomething.org
Homeless Teen Shares Story
Standford Article

Tobacco

About.com Quit Smoking Information
Above the Influence Facts
ASH Action on Smoking and Health Organization
CDC Facts About Teen Tobacco Use
Internet Pathology Laboratory
Medline Plus
National Institute on Drug Abuse
NIDA for Teens
Why Quit Site