Mental Health and Kids

1 in 3 College Freshmen Faces Mental Health Woes

THURSDAY, Sept. 13, 2018 -- More than one in three first-year college students around the world struggle with a mental health disorder, new research suggests.

"The number of students who need treatment for these disorders far exceeds the resources of most counseling centers, resulting in a substantial unmet need," said study author Randy Auerbach, of Columbia University in New York City.

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Depression affects almost 20 percent of young adults with autism, new research shows, a rate that's more than triple that seen in the general population.

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With the start of a new school year, bullying will become an issue for many children and their parents.

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Photo-editing tools that make people look more perfect online than in real life may be a health threat, medical experts warn.

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Teens, especially girls, whose parents are religious may be less likely to die by suicide, no matter how they feel about religion themselves, new research suggests.

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