depression

From left: The Pro Football Hall of Fame s Class of 2018 including Brian Dawkins, Jerry Kramer, and Ray Lewis during media availability during the NFL Honors show at Cyrus Northrop Memorial Auditorium at the University of Minnesota.
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Ed Benkin
August 02, 2018 - 3:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Malcolm Jenkins grew up watching Brian Dawkins, and he's still amazed how the former Eagles safety was able to maintain his intensity after displaying his famous pregame enthusiasm while running out of the tunnel. "I'd be gassed by the first quarter," joked Jenkins. "...
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Teen suicide
July 16, 2018 - 3:00 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Suicide is the second leading cause of death among teenagers in the United States. There is no single cause for suicide, but the majority of teens who attempt suicide...
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Hadas Kuznits
June 08, 2018 - 1:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two high-profile suicides taking place just days apart might raise questions about what prompts someone to take her or his own life. Licensed professional counselor Gayle Logan says suicide stems from depression. But what is depression? It's more than just a deep...
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Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
June 06, 2018 - 4:04 pm
WEST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A mental health care treatment program for military vets is being launched in Philadelphia. Headstrong was founded six years ago by three combat veterans who wanted to get help for those who served in the military post-9/11 who were struggling with post-traumatic...
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Depression
Lynne Adkins
May 19, 2018 - 9:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Major depression is on the rise and costing the health care system money and resources. Nine-million Americans suffer major depression according to a new study from Blue Cross Blue Shield. Dr. Ginny Calega, vice president for Medical Management and Policy at...
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Bullying
May 11, 2018 - 3:00 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The impact of bullying on teenagers cannot be talked about enough. Bullying during these formative years can lead to anxiety and have a dramatic impact on young adults...
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The Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disability Services offered details about its services at the School District of Philadelphia building.
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Mike Dougherty
May 09, 2018 - 2:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Students suffering from depression, anxiety, and other problems struggle in school, and Mayor Jim Kenney spoke Wednesday about the importance of giving parents and educators the resources to help kids thrive. Problems at home lead to problems in the classroom. Kenney...
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