Teen Depression

Has your teen been in a funk? Here's what you need to know about teen depression including the signs and symptoms, effects, and treatment. Let these ideas help guide your kid out of the fog.

Alarming Report: Kids Who Spend Just 1 Hour a Day on Social Media Are Less Happy

Kids using social media is fairly inevitable but even just one hour online can make kids less content with their lives.

These Secret Hashtags Teens Use On Social Media Promote Dangerous Behavior

Researchers have found hidden hashtags teens are using on social media to connect with others engaging in risky or self-harming behavior. Here's what you need to know.

Mom Gets to Hear the Voice of Son Who Committed Suicide Through Kindness of Strangers

Proving true kindness exists, Redditors answered this mom's plea for help editing her late son's choir solo.

Depression Is on the Rise in Teens, Especially Among Girls

New research says there's been a rise in depression among adolescents and young adults in the last decade.

AAP: Screen All Kids for Cholesterol, Depression, and HIV

The American Academy of Pediatrics has released new recommendations for universal health screening for kids.

High School Launches '13 Reasons Why NOT' Project in Wake of Controversial Netflix Show

One high school wants to put a positive spin on the upsetting concept behind the popular show 13 Reasons Why Not on Netflix.