DoSomething.org is the country’s largest not-for-profit for young people and social change. We have 2.5 million members (and counting!) who kick butt on causes they care about. Bullying. Animal cruelty. Homelessness. Cancer. The list goes on. DoSomething.org spearheads national campaigns so 13- to 25-year-olds can make an impact – without ever needing money, an adult, or a car. Over 2.4 million people took action through DoSomething.org in 2012.
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Tabacco and Oral Health
Smoking is becoming less popular, but many teens still choose to use tobacco in some form. Before you decide to try a cigarette or chewing tobacco, remember that tobacco is not only harmful to your lungs. The effects of tobacco use can wreak havoc on your entire body, including your oral health. No one wants to have discolored or missing teeth!
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About-Face: Equipping Women
We stumbled onto another good website today: about-face.org. About-Face equips women and girls with tools to understand and resist harmful media messages that affect their self-esteem and body image.
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To Pierce Or Not To Pierce
If you do decide to proceed with an oral piercing, extra dental care should be taken. Make sure when you brush your teeth that you also brush your tongue; take the jewelry out daily and clean it with warm water and soap and rinse the hole in the tongue with a small stream of water.
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Confident Girls Toolbox
To celebrate the United Nations’ International Day of the Girl (October 11), check out some of Spoonful’s best crafts, activities, and ideas for raising strong, confident young women.
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