The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

A Systematic Review of Digital Interventions for Improving the Diet and Physical Activity Behaviors of Adolescents.

Publication Date: 
Aug 20, 2017

Many adolescents have poor diet and physical activity behaviors, which can lead to the development of noncommunicable diseases in later life. Digital platforms offer inexpensive means of delivering health interventions, but little is known about their effectiveness.

Students' perspectives on cyber bullying.

Publication Date: 
Nov 30, 2007

The aim of this study was to gain a better understanding of the impact of cyber bullying on students and the possible need for prevention messages targeting students, educators, and parents.

Using mobile phones for adolescent research in low and middle income countries: preliminary findings from the birth to twenty cohort, South Africa.

Publication Date: 
Feb 17, 2010

Mobile phones enable engagement with adolescents through a familiar medium. Survey data are presented from 2,023 South African adolescents who were asked about phone ownership, usage, and their willingness to divulge sensitive information in short message service surveys.