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Emotional changes in puberty

Find out more about the emotional ups and downs of puberty, how to navigate them and what support is available.

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Puberty for boys

Learn about the complex physical and emotional changes a boy experiences in adolescence as he becomes a young man.

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Puberty for girls

Learn about the complex physical and emotional changes a girl experiences in adolescence as she becomes a young woman.

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Depression in children

If your child has symptoms of depression, it's best to seek professional help. Find out more about depression and children.

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Depression in teenagers

One in five children and adolescents is affected by mental health problems and disorders. Find out about depression and young people.

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Depression

Depression is a common condition, affecting how you feel, think and act. It’s often treatable and likely to improve with a doctor’s support.

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Melancholia (depression with melancholic features)

Melancholia is a type of depression, sometimes referred to as melancholic depression. Read more about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment here.

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How to help someone with depression

It's not easy to know how to help someone with depression. Learn to recognise the signs, how to talk to someone with depression and where to get help.

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How to deal with depression

Telling people you have depression and getting help is not easy, here's some ways to manage your illness. Find out more about dealing with depression.

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Depression and older people

Depression in adults over 65 can include unexplained physical symptoms, memory loss, and various behavioural changes. This page can help you diagnose if an older person may be suffering from depression.

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