Mental health and illness

Body image of primary school children

Short article— 22 September 2014

This article outlines findings from a recent report that examined the level of satisfaction that children have with their own body image.

Body image of primary school children

Growing up too fast: Early puberty and mental illness

Short article— 5 April 2013

Puberty has long been recognised as a transition point in which many emotional and behavioural problems emerge. These include depression and anxiety, substance use and abuse, self-harm and eating disorders.


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