Word! Depression for Kids
It's normal to feel sad sometimes, but if you feel that way for a long time, and you never feel happy, it's called depression.
Word! Depressant for Kids
Depressants are a kind of drug that, when used as prescribed by a doctor, can help relax muscles or calm nerves.
Word! D for Kids
So many words to learn! Find health and medical words here in our A-to-Z list.
Talking to Parents About Depression for Teens
If you feel depressed, you need to reach out for help and support. Read our tips for teens on talking to parents about depression.
Parkinson's Disease for Kids
A person with Parkinson's disease gradually loses the ability to totally control body movements. Find out more about this disease that most often affects adults.
What You Need to Know About Drugs for Kids
Drugs are chemicals that change the way a person's body works. Some drugs help you feel better, but drugs also can harm you. Learn more in this article for kids.
Depression for Parents
Depression is the most common mental health disorder in the U.S. If you think your child is depressed, you'll want to learn more about what depression is, what causes it, and what you can do to help.
Cancer Center for Teens for Teens
Visit our Cancer Center for information and advice on treating and coping with cancer.
About Overweight and Obesity for Teens
We use the words "oveweight" and "obese" a lot, but they actually have medical meanings. Find out how doctors diagnose these conditions and what they mean for a person's health.
Depression for Teens
Depression is very common. For more information about depression and feeling better, check out this article.