Friday, December 29, 2017

Childhood Depression

Adults are not the only ones who get depressed during the holidays.  Dr. Joan Luby, MD is doing research on preschoolers and depression at Washington University in St. Louis.  Their research is showing how childhood experiences can change the brains anatomy.  If you have concerns or questions about your child, contact your pediatrician or primary care physician.

More information---
https://source.wustl.edu/2015/12/early-childhood-depression-alters-brain-development%E2%80%8B%E2%80%8B%E2%80%8B%E2%80%8B%E2%80%8B/

http://www.stltoday.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/health/washington-u-researchers-very-young-children-with-depression-commonly-think/article_288b4f95-477a-52b0-ba9c-56f35c09fde4.html

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