Common Conditions
Attention deficit is one of the most common conditions of childhood, and boys are three times as likely as girls to be diagnosed.
Autism is called a developmental disability because it starts during a child's developmental period, before age 3.
  Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar disorder, also called manic-depressive illness, is a lifelong brain disorder that causes dramatic changes in a person's mood, energy level and ability to function.
Depression is a real illness that saps your energy. It can leave you feeling sad, hopeless, lonely and guilty.
  Eating Disorders
Because eating disorders can cause health problems, it's vital to recognize and treat them quickly.
  Grief and Loss
Grieving always hurts, but it's not a bad thing. It's a normal and necessary process for adjusting to life changes.
  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
OCD can be disruptive and disabling, but once identified, it can be successfully treated.
  Stress and Anxiety
Stress can cause physical, emotional and behavioral problems that can affect your health.
  Substance Abuse
Whether it's alcohol to excess, street drugs or misused prescription medication, substance abuse can harm your head and your health.


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