Young adults

Sex And Power On College Campuses

Mar 5, 2020
This Feb. 14, 2013 file photo, a sample of condoms distributed freely by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation in 28 countries is displayed at a news conference at the AHF headquarters in Los Angeles.
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The issue of campus sexual assault is among the first lessons young adults learn when they start college.

One in five women and one in 16 men are sexually assaulted while in college, and more than 90% of those assaults go unreported, according to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center.

Young People And Stress

Jan 22, 2020
young adult with hands in hair.
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Suicide was the leading cause of death among youth between the ages of 10 and 14 between from 2007 to 2018, according to the Ohio Department of Health.

Helping Young Adults Make It On Their Own

Jan 13, 2020
Young adult on his phone
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The transition into adulthood is never easy, and for some it can be too much.

Young People And Stress

Jan 10, 2020
young adult with hands in hair.
Firesam! / Flickr Creative Commons

Suicide was the leading cause of death among youth between the ages of 10 and 14 between from 2007 to 2018, according to the Ohio Department of Health.

Cancer Survival Rates Shockingly Low For Young Adults

Apr 1, 2015
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Young adults traditionally aren’t the face of cancer. But people between the ages of 15 and 39 are diagnosed with cancer at a rate six times higher than children, according to the National Cancer Institute.

In the third part of our three-part series on cancer, we talk with some young people who are stepping up to be a voice for a group of cancer patients that sometimes go overlooked.

“I was in the shower when I found it,” Brittany Beitel, who lives in Hilliard, recalls. It was last April when Beitel found a lump in her breast. “I didn’t really think anything of it.”