Skip to content

Depression Health Center

Font Size

Depression in Children and Teens - Health Tools

Health Tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health.

dplink.gif

Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.

Depression: Should My Child Take Medicine to Treat Depression?
actionset.gif

Actionsets are designed to help people take an active role in managing a health condition.

Depression: Dealing With Medicine Side EffectsDepression: Taking Antidepressants Safely

    This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National Cancer Institute via the Internet web site at http:// cancer .gov or call 1-800-4-CANCER.

    WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

    Last Updated: May 03, 2013
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
    1
    Next Article:

    Today on WebMD

    contemplation
    Differences between feeling depressed and feeling blue.
    light therapy
    What are the symptoms?
     
    depressed man sitting on hallway floor
    Learn the truth about this serious illness.
    Sad woman looking out of the window
    Tips to stay the treatment course.
     
    unhappy teen boy
    Health Check
    woman relaxing with exercise ball
    Article
     
    Pills with smiley faces
    Article
    Teen girl huddled outside house
    Article
     
    Depressed man sitting in hospital hallway
    Article
    antidepressants slideshow
    Article
     
    pill bottle
    Article
    Winding path
    Article