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Bipolar Disorder Drug For Adults Safe For Children, Study Finds

Bipolar Disorder Drug For Adults Safe For Children, Study Finds

A new study, published in the Oct. 12 issue of Pediatrics, found that a bipolar drug usually prescribed to adults is also effective and safe for children to use on a short term basis. Bipolar disorder is [...]

Bullied, unhealthy and unhappy: a quarter of children doing so much worse than their peers

Bullied, unhealthy and unhappy: a quarter of children doing so much worse than their peers

One in five children are bullied at least once a week, causing stress-related health problems, with those with a disability the most vulnerable, according to a landmark study. The national survey of 5500 children aged 9 to [...]

Helping Anxious Parents Raise Calmer Kids

Helping Anxious Parents Raise Calmer Kids

A new study finds that a family intervention can help anxious parents raise calm kids. Children of anxious parents are at an increased risk of developing anxiety, but that doesn’t have to be the case, according [...]

Men more likely to talk about suicidal thoughts with loved ones than doctor, Black Dog Institute study finds

Men more likely to talk about suicidal thoughts with loved ones than doctor, Black Dog Institute study finds

A national study has found men are more likely to discuss suicidal thinking with trusted acquaintances like family, friends or partners than health clinicians. The research by not-for-profit the Black Dog Institute aims to identify ways [...]