Lisa Matsui

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School Stress Takes A Toll On Health, Teens And Parents Say

When high school junior Nora Huynh got her report card, she was devastated to see that she didn't get a perfect 4.0.<p>Nora "had a total meltdown, cried for hours," her mother, Jennie Huynh of Alameda, Calif., says. "I couldn't believe her reaction."<p>Nora is doing college-level work, her mother says, …

Does Technology Increase Teen Stress?

Today, it is rare to find a teen who doesn’t have a phone or Internet access. Parents might worry about the stress such technology brings to a teen’s …

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Study: Today’s teens more stressed than adults

Maintaining college-worthy grades, making the varsity soccer team, looking cool on Facebook — there’s lots to worry about as a teen in modern-day America. But are thestressors experience by a typical teen equally nerve-racking as those an average adult faces? Is getting into college more …

'Pointe Shoes' Documents The Story Of Ballet Shoes From Factory To Stage (VIDEO)

A baseball player has his bat, a photographer his camera -- every pro has the perfect piece of equipment that helps them excel at what they do. Ballerinas and their pointe shoes are no different. "Pointe Shoes" is a short video documenting the importance of the shoes, and the time and attention …

Dorotheé Gilbert for Repetto Paris

Dorotheé Gilbert for Repetto Paris

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Incredible Ballerina Performs En Pointe with Knife Shoes

En Puntas is a video installation by artist Javier Prez featuring ballerina Amlie Sgarra performing an incredible dance atop a grand piano, entirely en pointe, wearing a customized set of pointe shoes that extend beyond the toe box with a pair of sharp kitchen knives. As if dancing on the tips of …

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