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Posted on: March 22, 2019

A Rise In Depression Among Teens And Young Adults Could Be Linked To Social Media Use

Two researchers recently found the rate of individuals reporting symptoms consistent with major depression over the past year increased 52% in teens and 63% in young adults over a decade.

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Clinicians embracing new depression drug esketamine with ‘enthusiastic caution’

A new drug is now available for "hard-to-treat" depression but it is not cheap.

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

When Schools Tell Kids They Can’t Use the Bathroom

Survey finds that schools often disregard childrens' restroom rights. 

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Antibiotics in Childhood Have Been Linked to an Increased Risk of Mental Illness

A new study looking at mental illness and antibiotic use and emerging theories about functional interaction between infection, gut microbiome and mental illness

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