• Depression is on the rise among Gen Z - and teen girls are experiencing the worst of it

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    More US teens are suffering from depression, increasing by 59% from 2007 to 2017, according to the Pew Research Center .
    Teen girls are three times more likely than teen boys to experience a major depressive episode, Pew found.
    Teen years can lay the foundation for young adulthood - teens who feel more connected to others are less likely to experience mental health problems when they're older.
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    America's teens are depressed.
    The number of US teens ages 12 to 17 who said they experienced at least one major depressive episode in 2017...
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