Taking Control of Mental Illness. We are told that mental illnesses occur because of our genes, our upbringing, our personality, our temperament, our lifestyle and we can do nothing about them. Stress or no stress, we are told, if we have all these factors loaded in our personal history, we … Read The Full Post
In the United States alone, millions of people are recorded to have been suffering from anxiety disorders every year. This only proves that anxiety is one of the most common psychological illnesses today; actually even more prevalent than depression.
Anxiety disorders come in a number of forms. These include fear, … Read The Full Post
Diabetes and Obesity can Cause Depression. Many people suffer from depression at some point in their lives and people with diabetesare no exception. If you are obese and have type 2 diabetes you may blame yourself andyour lifestyle on the disease you now have. It is hard to adjust to … Read The Full Post
Gastric bypass surgery is a common form of weight loss surgery that results in outstanding weight loss with minimal side effects. But once you undergo the gastric bypass surgery procedure you have to accept lifelong changes in your diet. The post-diet of gastric bypass surgery includes an adequate intake of … Read The Full Post
Bipolar Disorder: Treatments and Medications. The brain is one of the most important parts of the body. Without it, you will be unable to live. The brain controls every part of a human’s body and is responsible for everything that you do. It is responsible for your basic motor skills, … Read The Full Post
A teacher wrote this note in one of her students’ records; “Always late in class. Seems inattentive during discussions. To inquire regarding his situation.” One day after class, the teacher met with this student to ask regarding his condition. She was expecting that her student might relate some problems with … Read The Full Post
In today’s world, a visit to the doctor can be more complicated than a simple checkup. Patients often leave the doctor’s office with a laundry list of information, medications and unanswered questions.
It can be confusing to understand how and why to take your medications.
Sometimes people do not take … Read The Full Post
Circulation problems can be felt in a number of ways. Some symptoms include fatigue due to poor circulatory function, which may bring on other symptoms such as dizziness and fainting. The inability to concentrate, coldness in the hands or feet, headaches, angina, and high blood pressure are also other signs … Read The Full Post
Cars are the most visible signs of modernity in an otherwise ancient world. No urban environment would be complete without these four-wheeled machines. Most people see them as a convenience, enabling them to get from point A to point B without having to endure the crowds the rush hours associated … Read The Full Post
What are Muscle Cramps?.Cramps are defined as involuntary, forced, and prolonged contraction of a part of a muscle, a whole muscle, or group of muscles. Compared to spasm, cramps are more forceful and sustained. The usual mechanism of muscles is to alternately contract and relax to facilitate movement. Those muscles … Read The Full Post