depression

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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