Adolescent Mental Health: An Emerging Public Health Concern

Authors

  • Poojan Sharma

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3126/jmmihs.v8i2.59352

Keywords:

Mental, Health, adolescent

Abstract

Adolescence is the phase of life between childhood and adulthood, from ages 10 to 19. They experience rapid physical, cognitive and psychosocial growth. Adolescent covers one sixth of the global population. An estimated 1.1 million adolescents die each year. The leading causes are road traffic injuries, suicide and interpersonal violence.

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Published

2023-11-06

How to Cite

Sharma, P. (2023). Adolescent Mental Health: An Emerging Public Health Concern. Journal of Manmohan Memorial Institute of Health Sciences, 8(2), 3–5. https://doi.org/10.3126/jmmihs.v8i2.59352

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Short Communications