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Relationships are what keep the human race thriving and living. Having contact with one, or many, people is a substantial part of growing as a person. One of the strongest relationships you may ever have is one with your parents and relatives. Haley Butler, Jenna Cook, Ann Boccuti, and Fang “Jenni” Lee appear in the documentary, “Somewhere Between”  (Goldstein Knowlton, 2011) in which they enlightens their audience with their story of growing up in America as an adopted Chinese girl.

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A huge disaster, a Typhoon named Haiyan, happened in Philippines. For the moment there is about 2,300 victims, and this number is expected to rise. A lot of people lost members of their family and friends, some children are now orphan. Bodies are lying everywhere, even on the side of the street. Survivors are waiting at the airport for a flight out of the city. Aid workers are there to help them but they struggle to help the survivors. Apparently, employees from medecins sans frontiers said that the issue of distributing aid was enormous.

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Growing up in a technologically advanced society has been proven to have some disadvantages. There has been an increasingly large concern over the past decade, on what media has done to people’s self-confidence and their body image. How does media directly affect us day by day? How can we create a solution to this problem?

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Should a rape victim be blamed if she seduces the man first? This study includes a questionnaire in which participants were asked to measure their attitudes toward the rape victim in the case of stranger rape, date rape, and seduction rape.

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Hepatitis C is a highly infectious disease that attacks the liver and is caused by the Hepatitis C virus. HCV is mainly spread through blood-to-blood contact. Kristen Diane Parker was a former surgical scrub nurse at Rose Medical Center in Denver, Colorado and was tehn employed at Northern Westchester Hospital. While she was employed at NWH the president and director of the hospital recieved a shocking call. Nearly 6,000 patients in the Rose Medical Center have been infected with HCV by the use of exposed needles used by Kristen Diane Parker herself.

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In this article found on The Guardian, written by Liz Ford, the situation about young women in Africa is exposed. Actually, it is said that the situation concerning teen marriage and pregnancy is urging, because if nothing is done to help, the high rate of pregnant teen will increase of 1 million from here to 2030. In fact, this situation is highly linked to the unequality of men and women because the 15 years old girls have almost no rights on their mariiage and even their pregnancy. Fortunately, the situation is currently held by the UN and they know what is important to do.

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This article is about the different styles of parenting and how their children are affected. How a parent treats their child from the time of birth results in how the child will act and behave through out the rest of their adolescent lifetime. The two parenting types that are focused on in this article are authoritative parenting and permissive parenting. Authoritative parenting involves an aggressive parenting style. The parents are usually controlling and overbearing. They use high control tactics with low levels of love and affections.

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In a study conducted in the Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, Researcher studies contributing risk factors to depression in adolescence. This study isn’t the first study to evaluate the effects of certain risk factors but its unique in that it focuses on negative inferential style, emotional clarity, and intervening life stressors. The study involved 256 racially diverse adolescents that were between the ages of 12 and 13.

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The oil spill in north Dakota would be the first major oil spill, it was discovered by a landowner on September 29. It mostly hit the low land about nine miles northeast of North Dakota. This major oil spill affected the groundwater sources and lets the department of health in concern. People had never seen this much land covered in ages, they said it looked like lakes, rivers and streams. In North Dakota they have a system where they gather oil from the Bakken Shale and deliver it to another Enbridge pipeline.

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There are many differing opinions on the legalization of same-sex marriage, but what about same-sex parenting? It is the next rational step after getting married to the person whom you love. Should homosexual parents really be considered "parents", at all?

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This article expresses how women with bulimia nervosa are trigged in different ways when showed pictures of food or food items. They test these women in relevance to how their brain reacts. The brain sees the food and an addictive impulse is triggered. This experiment is preformed just for some basic research and progress for hopefully a healthy new way for recovery.

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