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Keeping Kids Healthy, 3, Bipolar Disorder in Children
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in Keeping Kids Healthy, 3 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 41 mins
One minute your child is on top of the world -- giddy with laughter, full of energy and confidence. The next, he's raging, or crying, or talking of suicide. There might be tantrums, even threats or acts of violence. What's going on? The answer might - might - be bipolar disorder (formerly called 'manic depression'...
in Keeping Kids Healthy, 3 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 41 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 10, Depression & Anti-Depressants in Teens
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directed by Dan Glovach; produced by Elizabeth Hummer, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 10 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 29 mins
Clinical depression is a devastating and potentially dangerous level of depression that can actually lead to suicide in children and adolescents. Join leading psychiatrists, researchers, and government panelists in the field -- to learn how to provide the critical help that your child needs while safeguarding her...
directed by Dan Glovach; produced by Elizabeth Hummer, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 10 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 29 mins
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Parenting With An Alcoholic in the Family
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in Coping With an Alcoholic Parent, Keeping Kids Healthy, 11 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2006), 5 mins
What can a family do when one parent is an alcoholic? There are some things that the sober spouse can do to help the children and themselves. In this segment, Pat O’Gorman, an expert on alcohol addiction, talks about why alcoholism is considered a disease and what steps a sober parent can take to help protect ki...
in Coping With an Alcoholic Parent, Keeping Kids Healthy, 11 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2006), 5 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 5, Teen Suicide: The Silent Epidemic
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directed by Dan Glovach; produced by Karin Attonito, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 5 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2002), 19 mins
What can you do if your teen is thinking about suicide? How can you even know? Meet a teenage girl who has attempted suicide three times. She describes in chilling detail what drove her to try to kill herself, and joins her doctor in providing practical suggestions that parents can use to detect and prevent suicid...
directed by Dan Glovach; produced by Karin Attonito, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 5 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2002), 19 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 12, Overcoming Obesity
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directed by Dan Glovach; produced by Karin Attonito, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 12 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 27 mins
A child with unhealthy eating habits and little or no physical activity will result in an obese child. The medical results of obesity on children can include Type 2 diabetes, kidney disease, heart disease, etc. But the great news is that the threat to your kids is preventable, because there are ways to help your c...
directed by Dan Glovach; produced by Karin Attonito, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 12 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 27 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 13, Teen Anxiety Disorder
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in Keeping Kids Healthy, 13 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 28 mins
This film explores 'social anxiety disorder' a condition in which teens feel extreme, unreasonable anxiety about being judged harshly by others, or about behaving in a way that might cause them embarrassment. A family who has lived through the problem, as well as two experts, will show us how to recognize and help...
in Keeping Kids Healthy, 13 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 28 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 4, Self-Injury in Children
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directed by Dan Glovach; produced by Karin Attonito, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 4 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 29 mins
Could your child be intentionally cutting or burning herself without your knowledge? It's called self-injury or self-mutilation, and you need to know about it, because the practice is on the rise. It's defined as a deliberate harming of your own body without a conscious attempt at suicide. Meet a young woman who i...
directed by Dan Glovach; produced by Karin Attonito, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 4 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 29 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 6, ADHD: What It Is, What It Isn't
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written by Winnie King; directed by Dan Glovach; presented by Winnie King; produced by Mercedes Leigh Johnson, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 6 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 16 mins
What's the difference between a rambunctious kid with lots of energy and a kid with ADHD? A home of a family with an ADHD teenager, shows us what ADHD behaviors are and how they affect the family. Then, find out from the experts what the symptoms are, how it's diagnosed, and what parents can do to advocate for the...
written by Winnie King; directed by Dan Glovach; presented by Winnie King; produced by Mercedes Leigh Johnson, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 6 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 16 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 7, Adolescent Onset Schizophrenia: 1 in 100 Young People
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written by Winnie King; presented by Winnie King, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 7 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 28 mins
Unlike schizophrenia that strikes in very early childhood, the adolescent-onset variety is frequently highly treatable, and young people have a greater likelihood of fully regaining their lives. But it's up to their families to act quickly and decisively - to recognize the symptoms, and be relentless in getting an...
written by Winnie King; presented by Winnie King, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 7 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 28 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 8, Childhood Onset Schizophrenia: A Life Interrupted
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produced by Tami Yeager, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 8 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 29 mins
Schizophrenia generally does strike young people, rather than adults; but it doesn’t usually appear in children before they reach their teens. But when it does, it's even more devastating than in an older child, and you need to get expert help immediately. In this program, you'll see what happened when one famil...
produced by Tami Yeager, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 8 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 29 mins
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