Adolescent Health Sourcebook: Basic Consumer Health Information about Common Medical, Mental, and Emotional Concerns in Adolescents ...

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Chad T. Kimball
Omnigraphics, 2002 - Medical - 658 pages
Topics in this addition to Omnigraphics' many-volumed Health Reference Series cover adolescent health as it relates to emotional, mental, and physical health; sexual health; social issues and parental concerns; and adolescent education. Information was gleaned from a multitude of sources including the CDC, FDA, Department of Labor, National Adoption Information Clearinghouse, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse, American Academy of Dermatology, National Institute on Drug Abuse, and the Virginia Youth Violence Project. A list of resources (glossary, organizations, readings) ends the volume. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.

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Chapter 4Eating Disorders in Adolescents
Chapter 5Understanding Depression in Adolescents
Chapter 6Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents

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