Home > Parenting > Child > Mind Mind All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy » Baby » Nutrition » Body » Home » First Year Are your kids stressed or depressed? Being a kid is great fun – for the most part. But kids can also experience stress and depression. Here’s what to look out for. ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Subscribe Parenting newsletter » Autistic savant 'reads minds' How to massage a new baby Bedfordview shootings: How to help with trauma Violent events like the bloody scene at the Bedford Centre in Bedfordview can leave children traumatised. This is how you can help. Bullying may have cumulative effect on kids Children and teens who are being bullied tend to score lower on measures of physical and mental health. But few studies have examined whether the possible effects of bullying accumulate over the years. Bipolar disorder in children Night terrors, hearing voices, terrifying nightmares and violent tantrums. These are some of the things which children with early onset childhood bipolar disorder go through. Stutterers: shamed and misunderstood Speech problems are common and they can be a source of misery. But help is at hand. My child can't read How do you know if your child has a reading disability, or a focus problem such as ADD? 10 Down syndrome facts How much do you really know about Down syndrome? Take three minutes and brush up your knowledge. Stigma stops parents from seeking help The incidence of mental illness amongst children and adolescents is on the increase. Yet, the majority of children don’t receive treatment. Your kid, porn and the law Three learners charged with statutory rape relating to a sex video featuring a 15-yr-old girl, has highlighted the cellphone pornography question yet again, and it's serious. Your child could have SPD Children who avoid hugs, and seem extraordinarily naughty or fussy about food, could in fact have problems with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD). load more articles advertisement From our sponsors How will we feed 9 billion people? Try the Meat Free Movember Challenge Fit starts now with MRP Sport Get Race Ready with REHIDRAT® Live healthier Toilet matters » 45 toilets in the world Poop in weird places Toilet paper debate The funniest bathroom signs ever These signs have taken toilet humour to the next level. Too Tired? » 20 signs of burnout Staying active reduces stress 10 ways to have a healthier work day Why you're exhausted Lost your mojo? Here are 5 surprising energy drainers, plus the easy fixes that will help put the pep back in your step!