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    1. Munchausen Syndrome By Proxy

      Learn about Munchausen syndrome by proxy, in which someone exaggerates a child's symptoms or even causes the child's illness.

    2. Munchausen Syndrome

      WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of Munchausen syndrome, a disorder in which a person repeatedly acts as if he or she has a physical or mental illness when he or she is not really sick.

    3. Oppositional Defiant Disorder

      WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of oppositional defiant disorder, or ODD, which affects children and teens.

    4. Do I Have a Binge Eating Disorder?

      Learn the signs and symptoms and how to tell the difference between unhealthy habits and this serious eating disorder.

    5. Depression in Children

      Learn more from WebMD about recognizing and treating depression in children.

    6. Date-Rape Drugs (GHB, rohypnol)

      GHB and Rohypnol are known as date-rape drugs. Learn more from WebMD about what they look like and how they affect the body.

    7. Heroin: What You Need to Know

      Heroin use is on the rise in the U.S. – and so are deaths from heroin overdoses. Here's what you need to know if you think a family member or friend is using it.

    8. Depression: Recognizing the Physical Signs

      Learn about pain, fatigue, and other physical symptoms of depression.

    9. Treatment-Resistant Depression

      WebMD looks at some potential causes of treatment-resistant depression.

    10. Grief and Depression

      Grief and depression is normal when experiencing a loss. Here are signs it may be time to talk to a doctor.

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