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Can children get depression?

Yes, children can get depression, although it is not as common as it is in adults. The symptoms of depression in children may appear as a loss of interest in usual fun activities, such as playing games, and withdrawal from activities at school or at home.

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Author: Dr Joanne Van der Velden PhD, BSc (Hons)
First answered: 27 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 14 May 2019
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Category: Bipolar disorder


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