Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: Crunch time for HPCSA over Noakes 'guilty' blunder > 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 Be on the lookout for the following: the child is withdrawn, isolated and tends to be a loner; seems to lack interest in life and other events that most children find enjoyable; reluctant to talk about him/herself or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: Crunch time for HPCSA over Noakes 'guilty' blunderHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news News 2016 Health of the Nation Survey Diet and nutrition Eat right, sleep tight Medical When your penis is leaking 'semen' Medical Worrisome heart changes among football players Medical Just 1 cigarette a day can be deadly Sex Pubic grooming tied to higher STD rates From our sponsors Sun protection for all children Understanding your sunscreen The science behind cosmeceuticals Do you know these 5 facts about skincare? Live healthier The debate continues » Working out in the concrete jungle 7 top butt exercises for guys 10 things pole dancing can do for you The running vs. walking debate There are many different theories when it comes to the running vs. walking for health and weight loss. Veganism a crime? » Running the Comrades Marathon on a vegan diet Are vegans unnatural beasts? Can a vegan be really healthy? Should it be a crime to raise a baby on vegan food? After a number of cases of malnourishment in Italy, it may become a crime to feed children under 16 a vegan diet.