Military Deployments In Family Members Associated With Depression In Teens.

Reuters (11/30, Raven) reported that according to a study published online Nov. 18 in the Journal of Adolescent Health, teens who have a family member undergoing a military deployment may have a greater risk for depression and a higher risk for suicidal thoughts. Researchers arrived at that conclusion after surveying 9,300 ninth and eleventh graders from both military and non-military families.

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— “Military deployments tied to teens’ depression, “Kathleen Raven, Reuters, November 29, 2013.

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