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Bullying and adolescent suicide

Bullied teens are twice as likely to consider suicide and nearly two-and-a-half times as likely to actually attempt suicide.

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How do I get my teen to bathe?

The first step in getting a teen to bathe is figuring out why they’re not interested in bathing.

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What is binge eating disorder?

While many people are guilty of stress eating or taking second helpings of dessert when full, for those with BED, this becomes a regular pattern.

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How to help a child with suicidal thoughts

Talking to your child about suicide may feel scary but there are some helpful dos and don’ts that can make this process a little easier!

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Treating children with ADHD

Pediatric neuropsychiatrist Jay Salpekar, MD, recommends a combination of therapy, education, behavior modification and medicine for treating children with ADHD.