Lockdown loneliness linked to surge in depression symptoms among older people
1 month ago - By Natural News
Older people's mental health worsened during lockdowns as their loneliness put them at risk of depression and anxiety, according to a recent study led by researchers from the University of Exeter in the U.K. Published in the journal International Psychogeriatrics, the study revealed that a drop in physical activity levels was linked to symptoms of poor mental...
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Parent-Adolescent Dyads' Efficacy, Coping, Depression, and Adolescent Health Risks
1 month ago - By Journal of Pediatric Nursing
Efficacy beliefs have been suggested to protect children from many risky health behaviors. However, the relationships between parent-child dyads' coping and efficacy beliefs are not clear. Therefore, this study examined the relationships between parent-child dyads' coping patterns and their association with collective family efficacy, adolescent filial efficacy, parenting efficacy, family satisfaction, depressive symptoms, and parents' perceived adolescent health risks.
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Reducing loneliness may decrease suicidality risk among adolescents having depressed mothers
1 month ago - By News Medical
Children of mothers experiencing depressive symptoms are more at risk, as adolescents, of experiencing suicidal thoughts and attempting suicide.
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