depression

State representative Bruce Franks.
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Alex Degman
May 16, 2019 - 9:09 pm
JEFFERSON CITY (KMOX) -- Friday will be the last day in the state House for State Rep. Bruce Franks Jr. (D-St. Louis). Franks announced he's leaving the House to deal with anxiety and depression after what he says was a particularly rough year. "From winning an election that nobody thought I could...
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Debbie Monterrey
January 23, 2019 - 10:36 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — If the cold, overcast winter days are making you feel glum, it's not unusual. "It's a feeling like you're trapped inside," according to Connie Fischer with Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri . "It doesn't feel like you can do the things you want to do, like a walk,...
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Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps
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October 26, 2018 - 3:23 pm
I was so down on myself, I didn't have any self-love, quite honestly I didn't want to be alive," Phelps said.
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A man touching his heart, with red highlight of heart attack, and others heart disease concept, on white backgrounds
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August 30, 2018 - 8:58 am
The study finds adults are more likely to develop cardiovascular disease if they're experiencing depression, anxiety or other forms of stress.
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Depressed teenager sitting while hand coming from behind and offers support.
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May 17, 2018 - 8:56 am
May is mental health awareness month, and Angela Stastry says they are seeing a big rise in anxiety and depression among young people.
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Young girls having fun posting on social media
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April 23, 2018 - 7:40 am
Smith says it's easy for parents to not understand the impact.
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Young child at the park with a depression
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February 27, 2018 - 7:08 am
The American Academy of Pediatricians has updated its guidelines on teen depression.
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A pastor or minister reads from the Bible during a funeral burial memorial service at a cemetery. Death and grief are a fact of life.
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February 15, 2018 - 9:02 am
The Missouri Foundation for Health is sounding the alarm with the question, ''why are death rates rising among whites in Missouri?"
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