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A new study published in The Lancet has implicated six new chemicals that may be contributing to the development of childhood mental disorders, includ...
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Research from the University of California, Berkeley, shows that chronic stress generates long-term changes in the brain that could explain why those...
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Kids who frequently change schools are more likely to experience a wide range of poor mental health symptoms. These include hearing voices, having de...
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A new study published in the journal Pediatrics examines fertility rates among girls with mental illness and finds that teenagers diagnosed with major...
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Approximately 11% of teens in the US between 13 and 18 years old have suffered from severe depression at some point in their young lives. Researchers...
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We joke about it – the time in life when you do outrageous, not age appropriate, things. Impulsive behavior and risk taking. Trade in the minivan fo...
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A Fox News contributor, Chris Kilham, mentioned a growing phenomenon called "nature phobias." These are people who are, literally, afraid of nature be...
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A phenomenon called "receptive joint attention" - following someone's gaze or finger point - is known to be compromised in some mental disorders such...
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Mindfulness is a mind-body approach to life that helps people to relate directly to their experiences. It is the effort to be continuously present in...
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The FDA sees no difference between brand-name drugs and generic medications for depression. Most psychiatrists believe the drugs are interchangeable...

 
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