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Girls describe loneliness, desperation

A Bristol Eastern High sophomore tells The Tattoo she tried to kill herself but "I'm not really sure if it's that I want to die. I think it's just that I don't want to live the life I'm living." Two teens talk about their battles with depression. Click here for story

Depressed teens can get help

Though nobody is happy all the time, if feeling sad gets out of hand, you may be clinically depressed. Experts say you can get help. "A good percentage would be teenagers," said John Mingel, program manager and counselor for The Wheeler Clinic in Plainville, Conn. Click here for story

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