Depression in children rising sharply, research suggests

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New research from Toronto’s SickKids Hospital suggests there’s been a sharp rise in depressive symptoms among youth due to the pandemic. Researchers tracked 2,700 children throughout the pandemic, and the findings suggest a 50 per cent rise in clinical depression among children under 12.

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