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What should I do if my teenager’s depression symptoms worsen?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Medicine
If your teenage child's depression symptoms get worse, call his doctor and/or mental health provider right away. Your teen's treatment plan may need to be changed to provide better relief.

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