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Depression in children rising sharply, research suggests

New research from Toronto’s SickKids Hospital suggests there’s been a sharp rise in depressive symptoms among youth due to the pandemic. Researchers tracked 2,700 children throughout the pandemic, and the…

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Depression in Children and Teenagers

“Depression is a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness andlossof interest. Also called major depressive disorder or clinical depression, it affects how you feel, think and behave…

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Depression Symptoms in Children & Teens | Child Psychology

Watch more How to Understand Child Psychology videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/507742-Depression-Symptoms-in-Children-and-Teens-Child-Psychology While the symptoms of clinical depression in adults might be quite obvious, it’s very different in children. Children who are depressed…

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Children of mothers with clinical depression have higher risk of depression: study

The researchers found that children whose mothers had a history of depression were more likely to have reduced reward-related brain activity in the ventral striatum, but only if their mothers…