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    • Depression in Children Childhood depression can interfere with social activities, interests, schoolwork and family life. Symptoms and signs include...learn more »
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      Depression in Children Article
      • Depression in children facts
      • What is childhood depression?
      • What are the types of depression in children?
      • What are causes and risk factors for depression in children?
      • What are the symptoms and warning signs of depression in children?
      • How is depression in children diagnosed?
      • What should parents do if they suspect that their child is depressed?
      • What is the treatment for depression in children?
      • What are complications of depression in children?
      • What is the prognosis of depression in children?
      • Can depression in children be prevented?
      • Where can families get support for a child with depression?
    • Shaken Baby Syndrome Shaken baby syndrome is a form of child abuse in which violent shaking of an infant causes the brain to move inside the skull,...learn more »
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      Shaken Baby Syndrome Article
      • Shaken baby syndrome facts
      • What is shaken baby syndrome?
      • How common is shaken baby syndrome?
      • What causes shaken baby syndrome?
      • What are the symptoms and signs of shaken baby syndrome?
      • What are the treatments for shaken baby syndrome?
      • What is the prognosis for shaken baby syndrome?
      • Can shaken baby syndrome be caused accidentally?
      • Can shaken baby syndrome be prevented?
      • Where can I find more information on shaken baby syndrome?