depression in adolescents

Screening test for depression in adolescents gets green signal

November 1st, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 01 (ANI): Screening depression in adolescents would now get easier-thanks to a new test that has been approved by researchers.University of Washington researchers, Seattle Children's, and Group Health Health report ... Read more...

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Teens’ mental health may determine how long they stay in school

November 13th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): A new study has found that poor mental health of children and teenagers has a large impact on the length of time they will stay in school.Lead researcher ... Read more...

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How to distinguish a bad mood from depression in teenagers

August 28th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): The teenage years are a time of emotional highs and lows, so it is often difficult to distinguish whether a child is in a bad mood or ... 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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