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Dealing with Depression - Part One: Children


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While we all like to think of childhood as the best time of life, Ireland continues to have one of the highest rates of teenage suicide in the world. 

In the first of our three part series in Health and Living, Dr Claire Hayes looks at the issue of depression in children and has advice for parents and teachers on how to spot the signs and, more importantly, how to help.

Plus, Derval O’Rourke joins the 100FITdays revolution with advice for participants, plus some delicious healthy recipes 


Only in this Monday's Health and Living with the Irish Independent

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