Risky Behavior

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USC Study Examines Whether Social Networking Exacerbates Risky Behavior Among Teens

Could the collective voice of Facebook have the same influence on a teen as a rebellious friend? A new study at the USC School of Social Work will explore the relationship that exists between Facebook and risky social behavior among teens.


Report: Hypertexting Leads To Risky Behavior

Teens who text 120 times a day or more – and there seems to be a lot of them – are more likely to have had sex or used alcohol and drugs than kids who don’t send as many messages, according to provocative new research.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/09/2010