It is estimated that 2,200 children under the age of 18 become established smokers every day. When youth smoke, they are also at a higher likelihood to use alcohol and other drugs.
Depression is one of the most commonly diagnosed mental illnesses and a major risk factor for suicide. Like all mental illnesses, depression does not discriminate.
Ready or not, here comes the 2018-19 school year. The first day of school in Holyoke School District Re-1J is Thursday, Aug. 16.
What comes to mind when you think of your kindergarten experience?