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The Depression and Bipolar Disorder Update

Series: Disease Update

By Alvin Silverstein, Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn

Clinical depression is more than just “feeling sad.” But what is clinical depression? What are the symptoms? How is it treated? Learn about the most common forms of depression—including bipolar disorder, postpartum depression, and seasonal affective disorder—and how they affect millions of people every year. The book includes practical sidebars and chapters highlight individuals who struggle with these disorders. Depression can happen to anyone at any time, making this book a must-have for an audience looking for the facts.

Library Bound Book978-0-7660-2801-2$35.27$26.45

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"Would be useful in school research or personal use."

Garland Independent School District, May 20, 2008

"Written in basic, jargon-free language, this title . . . presents a solid overview of depression and bipolar disorders to a middle-school audience."

Booklist, September 15, 2008

"The authors, veterans in the field of science books for children and teens, have prepared a clear, concise and understandable book for teens. It will be useful for research reports and will provide accurate information to curious readers."

TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, May 2008

"This book is written in a clear, matter-of-fact manner . . . This book is easy to understand . . ."

Irving Independent School District, March 16, 2009

"Written in easy to read language . . ."

Association of Region XI School Libraries

". . . an excellent job researching and reporting . . ."

South Sound Book Review Council, May 27, 2008

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