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Teens who suffer from depression tend to fare better in years to come if they have supportive families. fizkes/Shutterstock.com

Strong family ties during teen years can help ward off depression in later life

The teen years are filled with fun for some, but many youth begin to experience serious depression, which can set them up for recurring bouts. A new study offers hope: Support and understanding help.
Why do teenagers need more sleep? Jens-Olaf Walter

Why teen brains need a later school start time

Sleep deprivation in teenagers as a result of early morning school starts has been a topic of much debate. There's more to this issue than just laziness.

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