Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: From poo to dagga: 5 health stories you should read today > Health-in-Motion Updated 29 September 2015 Depression in children Contrary to popular belief, depression in children is quite common. It may, however, be difficult to identify it. Be on the lookout for the following: the child is withdrawn, isolated and tends to be a loner; seems to lack interest in life and other events that most children find enjoyable; reluctant to talk about him/herself or about life at home; displays behaviour that is "out of pattern", i.e. different to how the child usually behaves; fabricates stories about his/her home or about other areas of his/her life as a way of seeming "okay"; assumes an almost "adult" way of relating – controlled, distant, even aloof. 0 More: Daily Dose: From poo to dagga: 5 health stories you should read todayHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Diet and nutrition How millions of poor South Africans can enjoy a healthy diet Medical Diesel pollution may damage the heart Diet and nutrition Are 'natural sugars' healthier than refined sugar? Medical Depression often a precursor to falls in elderly people News From poo to dagga: 5 health stories you should read today Medical 8 myths about an overactive bladder busted From our sponsors WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal voucher! Constipation in women SA's old diesel vehicles continue to fuel allergies Live healthier Dangerous winter sun » Why female students ignore the risks of indoor tanning Can rooibos protect you from the effects of UVB exposure? Skin cancer always a risk – even in winter During winter, the risk of skin cancer doesn’t disappear. CyberDoc talks to us about when to see your doctor about a strange-looking mole or spot. Did you know? » The 5 saltiest foods may surprise you Craving salt? Your genes may be the reason 10 fascinating facts about salt The one thing that fast foods, whether it be chips, hamburgers, pretzels or fried chicken have in common, is loads of salt.