depressed teens

Depression recurs in about half of treated adolescent patients

November 2nd, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 02 (ANI): A report has shown that most depressed teens who receive treatment appear to recover, but the condition recurs in almost half of adolescent patients and even more often ... Read more...

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Now, 3D fantasy game to help treat depressed teens

May 7th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, May 7 (ANI): A 3D fantasy game, called Sparx, could soon act as a counsellor to gloomy teens.Developed by New Zealand researchers, the game lets players choose an avatar, or character, ... Read more...

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Depressed teens ‘at higher risk of mental health problems in later life’

September 1st, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1 (ANI): Teenagers who suffer from minor depression are at a higher risk of suffering from mental health problems in their adult life, says a new study.Psychiatrists at Columbia University ... Read more...

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Using marijuana to battle the blues only worsens teens depression

May 12th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Teens who use Marijuana to alleviate feelings of depression could make their situation worse as it leads to more serious mental disorders, such as schizophrenia, anxiety, and ... Read more...

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Depressed teens respond better to change of drugs

February 27th, 2008 - 12:39 pm ICT by admin
New York, Feb 27 (IANS) There is some cheerful news for teens with depression that just refuses to go away, even with the help of medication. Teens are likely to get better ... Read more...

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Combination therapy helps teens with treatment-resistant depression

February 27th, 2008 - 12:15 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Teenagers who dont respond to a first antidepressant medication to help them get rid of their blues, are more likely to improve if they switch to a combination ... Read more...

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