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    What influences do you think media messages about health and fitness have on cognitive development in adolescents? How does health and fitness affect or influence cognitive development?

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    The body is not completely in adult form until the late teen years and for some even later, which includes cognitive development. Technology, graphics capabilities and other huge advances in media production allow for more persuasive opportunities than ever before. Very current research shows that there is a trend for teen smoking on the upward swing again, despite decades-old knowledge of the problems with smoking and lawsuits with big payouts by tobacco ...

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    How health and fitness influences cognitive development in adolescents is discussed.