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Find the cause of a number of teenage problems

July 17 2007

Doctors, psychologists from the American University of Missouri-Columbia examined the mental state of hundreds of teenagers and found that the real cause severe depression. Most scientists struck conclusions regarding the status of women.

It turned out that the most damaging effect on fragile young body (especially when it relates to the schoolgirls and female students) to discuss their own problems and concerns of friends. Consideration of the turmoil of life, as well as negative feelings associated with these problems, caused girls' depression and anxiety. A growing depression, in turn, encouraged them to continue to discuss the problems, which further worsened the situation. It is noteworthy that the youths of this adverse effect was not observed.

The study lasted for 6 months, during which it has been tested more than 800 girls and boys. The results of the scientists were published in Developmental Psychology.

The main conclusion arrived at by the researchers, is that parents should not be complacent in the thought that if their daughter has many friends, it gives her a strong psychological support. This writes Cnews.

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