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Stress, Depression, Anxiety, and Sleep Disorders

Major Depressive Disorders Stress, Depression, Anxiety and Sleep Disorders
This page talks about Adolescent Depression. "The suicide rate for adolescents has increased more than 200% over the last decade. Recent studies have shown that greater than 20% of adolescents in the general population have emotional
problems and one-third of adolescents attending psychiatric clinics suffer from depression. The majority of teenage depressions can be managed successfully by the primary care physician with the support of the family, says Maurice Blackman MB, FRCPC"
http://www.mentalhealth.com/mag1/p51-dp01.html

NIMH gopher brochures on stress
You can request brochures on stress from this site.
http://gopher.uiuc.edu/00/UI/CSF/Coun/SHB/stress

Stress Management and Emotional Wellness Page
This page claims to be "Dedicated to those interested in managing stress, maximizing performance and enhancing emotional health." There is even an online stress management course.
http://www.imt.net/~randolfi/StressPage.html

Depression Information Center
There Mission statement: SHN serves the information and support needs of people with serious health concerns and their friends and families. SHN's powerful technology saves time and frustration by personalizing the delivery of high quality health information, and SHN offers the most active web-based support communities for specific health conditions.
http://www.shn.net/

Learning how to Overcome Depression
Here's a local link with information about Depression and how to overcome or treat it. The only problem with this link is it doesn't always work.
http://www.oshu.edu/~psych/

The Medical Basis of Stress, Depression, Anxiety, Sleep problems, and Drug Use
This page is written in a fun and easy to read format with lots of information on the things that cause many disorders with suggestions and help.
http://www.teachhealth.com/

The Sleep Medicine Home Page
This home page lists resources regarding all aspects of sleep including, the physiology of sleep, clinical sleep medicine, sleep research, federal and state information, patient information, and business-related groups.
http://www.cloud9.net/~thorpy/

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