Teen Depression Teen DepressionRelated Health News « Back to Teen Depression Index Sorted Alphabetically A-Z Sort by popularity 'Cyberbullying' as Harmful as Physical Threats, Study Finds ADHD May Raise Girls' Risk for Suicide as Young Adults Anti-Gay Bullying Tied to Teen Depression, Suicide Attitude May Be Key to Overweight Girls' Risk of Depression Blood Test for Teen Depression Under Study Booze, Energy Drinks, Casual Sex Combo Common in College: Study Cyberbullying Rarely Single Factor in Teen Suicides: Study Depressed Teens Who Respond to Treatment Less Likely to Abuse Drugs Depression Rates Rise for Girls During Teen Years Exercise May Help Ease Depression in Teens: Study Many Young Americans Plan to Own a Gun, Survey Finds Teen Dating Violence Linked to Substance Abuse, Depression Video Game May Help Treat Teen Depression Sorted by Popularity (as on MedicineNet) Sort alphabetically Exercise May Help Ease Depression in Teens: Study Anti-Gay Bullying Tied to Teen Depression, Suicide 'Cyberbullying' as Harmful as Physical Threats, Study Finds Many Young Americans Plan to Own a Gun, Survey Finds Teen Dating Violence Linked to Substance Abuse, Depression Cyberbullying Rarely Single Factor in Teen Suicides: Study ADHD May Raise Girls' Risk for Suicide as Young Adults Depression Rates Rise for Girls During Teen Years Booze, Energy Drinks, Casual Sex Combo Common in College: Study Depressed Teens Who Respond to Treatment Less Likely to Abuse Drugs Attitude May Be Key to Overweight Girls' Risk of Depression Video Game May Help Treat Teen Depression Blood Test for Teen Depression Under Study Suggested Reading on Teen Depression by Our Doctors Related Diseases & Conditions 13 articles Anxiety Anxiety is a feeling of apprehension and fear characterized by physical symptoms. Anxiety disorders are serious medical illnesses that affect approximately Depression Depression is an illness that involves the body, mood, and thoughts and affects the way a person eats and sleeps, the way one feels about oneself, and Suicide Suicide is the process of intentionally ending one's own life. Approximately 1 million people worldwide commit suicide each year, and 10 million to 20 Mental Illness Mental illness is any disease or condition affecting the brain that influence the way a person thinks, feels, behaves, and/or relates to others. Mental Teen Drug Abuse Drugs commonly abused by teens include tobacco products, marijuana, cold medications, inhalants, depressants, stimulants, narcotics, hallucinogens, PCP, Alcohol and Teens Alcohol is the most frequently used drug by American teenagers. Teens that drink are more likely to drive under the influence, have unprotected sex, and Marijuana Get the latest marijuana statistics and information. Learn its negative effects and how this illegal drug, also known as pot, affects the brain. Childhood Obesity Fast food consumption and lack of exercise are just a couple of causes of childhood obesity. Health effects of childhood obesity include type 2 diabetes, Parenting Good parenting helps foster empathy, honesty, self-reliance, self-control, kindness, cooperation, and cheerfulness, says Steinberg, a distinguished professor Depression in Children Childhood depression can interfere with social activities, interests, schoolwork and family life. Symptoms and signs include anger, social withdrawal, Bullying Bullying is repeated physical or verbal aggression that involves an imbalance of power. The four types of bullying include physical, verbal, relational, Teens Teenagers recognize that they are developmentally between child and adult. Teen health prevention includes maintaining a healthy diet, exercising regularly, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Teens Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in teens is a disruption of neurocognitive functioning. Genetics contribute to ADHD. Symptoms of the condition Medications 7 articles Procedures & Tests 1 articles Pictures, Images & Quizzes 3 articles Doctor's & Expert's Views 6 articles Health News 13 articles Health Features 6 articles Depression Newsletter Sign up to stay informed with the latest depression-related updates on MedicineNet delivered to your inbox FREE! BONUS! Get a Free PDF Depression Report instantly when you sign up! Sign up for more topics!