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World Health Organization releases results of teens and depression study

Updated: 07/25/2014 3:34 PM
Created: 07/22/2014 8:18 PM WHEC.com

It is heartbreaking for any parent to watch their child struggle with depression. It can be a debilitating condition, but one that is also invisible.

The World Health Organization released the results of a surprising survey, showing the rates of adolescent depression are on the rise.

Dr. Papa talked about the troubling trend on Roc City Tonight at 7. To see the interview, press play on the video player.





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