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Looks Can Kill

A Doctor's Journey through Steroids, Addiction and Online Fitness Culture

by Riam Shammaa & Patricia Pearson
edition: Hardcover
tagged: exercise, peer pressure, drug dependence

A leader in sports medicine reveals the prevalence of anabolic steroids and appearance-enhancing drugs for recreational use, and explodes the myths and silence around these dangerous drugs of choice for the Instagram era.

From fitspiration vlogs touting "fit" as the new skinny to magazines imploring men to get "shredded" and "massive" in the gym, f …

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Hold On to Your Kids

Why Parents Need to Matter More Than Peers

by Gordon Neufeld & Gabor Maté, MD
tagged: peer pressure, child

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
This parenting classic on one of the most disturbing and misunderstood trends of our time--peers replacing parents in the lives of children--is now more relevant than ever. The latest edition includes new material on how social media and video game culture are affecting our children, and what parents can do.
 
In Hold On to Your …

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Faire la fête et s'enivrer

Soul, bourré, grisé, paf

prepared for publication by Centre For Addiction And Mental Health
edition: Paperback
tagged: alcoholism, healthy living, peer pressure

Un grand nombre de jeunes boivent pour s’enivrer. Ce dépliant, qui s’adresse aux jeunes, décrit les risques de ce comportement. Il fournit des conseils sur la consommation d’alcool plus sûre, la façon de reconnaître les signes de l’intoxication alcoolique et les mesures à prendre quand une personne est très ivre.

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Partying and Getting Drunk

Smashed, loaded, hammered, wasted

prepared for publication by Centre For Addiction And Mental Health
edition: Paperback
tagged: alcoholism, healthy living, peer pressure

Drinking to get drunk is common among young people. This youth targeted brochure outlines the risks of this kind of drinking. It also offers tips on how to be safer when drinking, on recognizing the signs of alcohol poisoning and on caring for people who are severely intoxicated.

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Ce que les parents doivent savoir sur leurs adolescents

Faits, mythes et strategies

by David A. Wolfe
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged: teenagers, adolescence, peer pressure

En tant que parent, vous recherchez de l’information pratique, précise et facile à appliquer pour vous aider à élever votre adolescente ou votre adolescent.

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What Parents Need to Know About Teens

Facts, Myths and Strategies

by David A. Wolfe
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged: teenagers, peer pressure, adolescence

What Parents Need to Know about Teens addresses the facts and myths of teen life and teens' relationships with parents. Each section of the booklet is devoted to a different parenting strategy.