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A Mind of Their Own     View
This companion site to an American RadioWorks program that looks at bipolar disorder in children features articles on recognizing bipolar disorder ("a relatively new and controversial diagnosis for children"), treatments, and social interac ...

Seasonal Rhythms     View
This site explains how biological clocks influence behavior. Find information about natural biological rhythms, such as circadian (daily), ultradian (shorter than a day), and infradian (longer than a day). Topics include seasonal affective disorder ( ...

SADAssociation     View
This site explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of seasonal affective disorder (SAD), "a biochemical imbalance in the hypothalamus due to the shortening of daylight hours and the lack of sunlight in winter." Often called the "wi ...

Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation (CABF)     View
This national organization seeks to educate professionals and the public about early-onset bipolar disorders. It provides information on the disorders as well as links to medical websites, related organizations, online audio and video presentations, ...

Depression: Out of the Shadows     View
Companion to a 2008 television documentary about depression that is part of the "Take One Step" PBS health campaign. "The film raises awareness and eliminates the stigma surrounding this prevalent disease." Site features transcrip ...

What Is Seasonal Depression     View
"Seasonal depression, often called seasonal affective disorder (SAD), is a depression that occurs each year at the same time, usually starting in fall or winter and ending in spring or early summer. It is more than just 'the winter blues' or 'ca ...

Lincoln's Great Depression     View
This detailed article describes how "Abraham Lincoln fought clinical depression all his life. ... [and how] his condition ... gave him the tools to save the nation." Discusses Lincoln's depressive episodes in 1835 and 1840/41 and how ...

Understanding Depression: Antidepressant Medications     View
A brief explanation of brain chemistry and depression and how antidepressants work. Includes links to related information about depression and mood disorders. From the medical school at the University of Michigan.

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)     View
This website includes lots of helpful information for people with mood disorders, including depression, bipolar disorder (manic depression), suicide, and clinical trials. You can find a local chapter, support groups, and links to physician directorie ...

Antidepressant Use in Children, Adolescents, and Adults     View
In March 2004 "the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) request[ed] a Warning Statement in the labeling for certain antidepressants to encourage close observation of adult and pediatric patients treated with these agents for worsening depression o ...



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