Mental Health : Health & Medical
Anxiety sufferers often believe that medication is their only hope for relief from the mentally and physically exhausting symptoms they experience. However, there are alternative treatments available, including acupuncture, in which a trained practitioner inserts extremely thin needles into differen
ADHD stands for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder of which the primary clinical symptoms are inattention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity/restlessness. But what if there was a common troubling secondary symptom that is often overlooked, or at least minimized in the treatment of ADHD?
Panic attacks can have such an intense effect on an individual, prohibiting him/her from enjoying their everyday lives, that it can be difficult to tolerate. A lot of people may associate the feeling with having a heart attack, because it can be just that terrifying. You may feel tingling in the han
Proactiv is the brand name for an acne-control system. Proactiv is marketed toward people who would like to prevent and clear up existing mild to moderate acne. Acne, also called pimples or zits, occurs when the pores in your skin become blocked. This creates a buildup of oil (called sebum) and bact
A good mental health therapist seeks to improve the state of mind of individuals and help them overcome things that bar them from learning and growing. People, who are psychological stable, are well emotionally and behaviorally. They are said to be mentally healthy. This means that a mental health t
To what extent do chronic disease and pain symptoms increase the risk of recurrence of depressive or anxiety disorders?
When a person deals with a health challenge, they are forced to learn amazing life lessons. You don't have to be sick to learn them; you just have to follow the mental path they were forced to follow as they coped with their challenge. Maybe their self-image sabotaged their life and they got si
If you are suffering from a psychological or emotional disorder, you will need a qualified psychiatrist to help you. This article shares some advice on how you can get the help you need to address your emotional or psychological problems. Psychiatrists treat a variety of mental and emotional disorde
What is happiness? Each of us defines it differently and there are as many recipes for it as there are people. But it is a universal goal, something we all want. It is our nature as human beings to crave happiness, peace, joy, passion, a sense of belonging, meaning and contribution. There are a few
This might seem contradictory to what many women think is a good idea, but the fact of the matter is that "familiarity breeds contempt". In short, too much of you, can mean too little of him permanently. So the key is to be there, without being the only thing there.
The fact that Dyslexia is a very agonizing disability to deal with is something that only a dyslexic can understand. Being always taunted and made to feel low only reminds them of the fact that they are in some way different and inferior to the others. This, of course is not true, dyslexics are like
ADHD teenagers have twice as many problems as younger children with the disorder, especially if their ADHD has gone undiagnosed and untreated. Think about it: the teen years are already tough enough, add in the lack of impulse control, defiant behavior and inattentiveness common to ADHD and they onl
Denial is an attitude or state of mind wherein a person refuses to acknowledge a particular truth. Sometimes, that truth can be a difficult one to accept, such as physical or sexual abuse suffered as a child. Another common state of denial is that which drug abusers find themselves in when they refu
According to Hopkins Hospital, moderate alcohol consumption lowers the risk of coronary heart disease by 20 to 40 percent. Moderate consumption is defined as 1 to 2 drinks per day. However, the American Heart Association does not promote alcohol use as a preventative for heart disease. According to