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Smartphones could be increasing depression, suicide among teen girls - Chicago Tribune



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Smartphones could be increasing depression, suicide among teen girls 
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"Around 2012, rates of depression, suicide attempts and suicide itself suddenly increased among teens, especially among girls," said Jean Twenge. She is a psychology professor at San Diego State University and the study's lead author. "The increase ...
Teenage depression and suicide are way up ? and so is smartphone use The Lily
Are Smartphones Killing Teens? Forbes

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Fighting depression in the elderly around the holidays - WHSV



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Fighting depression in the elderly around the holidays 
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Depression is common for the elderly during the holiday season. Things such as chronic health issues and the loss of loved ones can make the holidays an especially difficult time of year. The American Medical Resource Institute suggests planning ahead ...

 


The Hilarious World of Depression - Red River Radio



The Hilarious World of Depression 
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Airs Thursday, November 23, 2017, at 6 p.m. It's an hour-long show of fun, unusual, and intriguing ways for people to get through the holiday season if you are dealing with depression. With family visits, consumer demands, brutal weather, dark skies ...

 


Blue Christmas? For Teens, Depression Can Worsen This Time Of Year - HuffPost



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Blue Christmas? For Teens, Depression Can Worsen This Time Of Year 
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Secret Santas and ugly sweater parties might seem like the highlight of the year, but when you're suffering from depression, the holiday season can be anything but merry and bright ? particularly if you're a teen. For adolescents, depression is on the ...

 


A Viral Tweet About Depression Is Giving People Hope - Refinery29



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A Viral Tweet About Depression Is Giving People Hope 
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"This tweet is much appreciated as I've suffered with depression/anxiety and had dark days where everything is an effort but lightness always follows darkness so yes always hang in there even if just by a teeny weeny thread," someone else wrote. "Your ...
Dad's Post on Overcoming Depression Goes Viral 8 Years After He Almost Took His Own Life Babble (blog)

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I Needed to Treat My Severe Depression Before I Could Lose Weight in a Healthy Way - SELF



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I Needed to Treat My Severe Depression Before I Could Lose Weight in a Healthy Way 
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It took being diagnosed and treated for severe depression to finally break that cycle. Eads recently shared before and after photos of her progress on Instagram and opened up about her experience in the caption. ?While I can't tell you when my self ...

 


Mentally Challenging Yourself Curbs Anxiety and Depression, New Research Shows - Big Think



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Mentally Challenging Yourself Curbs Anxiety and Depression, New Research Shows 
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Duke professor of psychology and neuroscience Ahmad Hariri had already discovered that people suffering from high threat response and low reward response are more susceptible to developing anxiety and depression. For this study he switched things ...

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4 Subtle Differences Between Bipolar Disorder & Depression That Are Easy To Miss - Bustle



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4 Subtle Differences Between Bipolar Disorder & Depression That Are Easy To Miss 
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Since bipolar disorder does contain depressive periods, it's not uncommon for people to miss the signs and treat it as depression instead. In fact, nearly seven out of 10 people with bipolar disorder are misdiagnosed at least once, according to ...

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Increased Hours Online Correlate With An Uptick In Teen Depression, Suicidal Thoughts - NPR



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Increased Hours Online Correlate With An Uptick In Teen Depression, Suicidal Thoughts 
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A study published Tuesday in the journal Clinical Psychological Science finds that increased time spent with popular electronic devices ? whether a computer, cell phone or tablet ? might have contributed to an uptick in symptoms of depression and ...
Screen time might boost depression, suicide behaviors in teens Science Daily
Excess screen time linked with depression, suicidal behaviors in teens WXYZ
Social Media Makes Girls Depressed?Or Does It? Newsweek
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MRI Scans Reveal Differences in Brains of People With Anxiety and Depression - Inverse



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MRI Scans Reveal Differences in Brains of People With Anxiety and Depression 
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In the United States, approximately 16 million adults are diagnosed with major depression disorder and about 15 million adults have social anxiety disorder. While the disorders are different ? people with depression often feel persistent sadness and ...

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