Sometime in mid-2005, a war of words was being waged in Hollywood between A-list actors Brooke Shields and Tom Cruise. It began when Cruise criticized Shields during an interview for Access Hollywood for the use of an antidepressant drug called Paxil (paroxetine hydrocholride) to help her recover from postpartum depression. … Read The Full Post
Manifestations Shown by a Bipolar Child Helps in Proper Diagnosis. A bipolar disorder or manic depression is a severe illness but can be treated. It’s a brain disorder characterized by extreme swings of energy, mood, behavior, and thinking. The symptoms are present in early childhood or even during infancy. It … Read The Full Post
Depression has always been a problem everybody has struggled to deal with at one point of their lives or another. Approximately fifteen percent of Americans have experienced it. Ninety percent of people of commit suicide have depression if not other diagnosable mental disorder.
It’s natural to speak of how “depressed” … Read The Full Post
Every brand-new day offers an opportunity for us to make our life worth living. That’s twenty four hours a day which is equivalent to one thousand four hundred forty minutes or eighty six thousand four hundred seconds. All those numbers make for a single day. That’s more than enough to … Read The Full Post
Take a look at the tabloid scene today and, chances are, you’ll see nothing but second-guesses and armchair diagnoses of Britney Spears’ mental health problems. Everything from anxiety disorder to depression, from bi-polar disorder to schizophrenia have been blamed for her recent (and not so recent) behavior. Just a few … Read The Full Post
Statistics about mental health problems are now becoming more increasingly alarming. The key factors in the apparent rise in mental health cases have not yet been fully determined. In fact, authorities may have released inaccurate figures since people tend to hide mental illness or ignore them. This is also the … Read The Full Post
Is Your Child Suffering from Bipolar Disorder?.Diagnosis of bipolar disorder among children have never been made until only recently in the medical field. Before, the disorder was seen to emerge among unfortunate adolescents and adults, but with advancement in identification tests, the disorder can now be detected as early as … Read The Full Post
Diagnosed with Bipolar Mood Disorder?. Start Mending Fences Now. It’s easier to face the hardships of life when your love ones are there for you. If an individual suffers from an illness, the first ones to assist him in his situation is his dear family. That is why many people … Read The Full Post
Fluoxetine hydrochloride is an antidepressant drug used medically in the treatment of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, bulimia nervosa, premenstrual dysphoric disorder and panic disorder.
Fluoxetine is also used to treat many other conditions, such as ADHD. It is sold under the brand names Prozac®, Symbyax®, Sarafem®, FLUX®, Fontex®, Foxetin®, Ladose®, Fluctin®, … Read The Full Post
Some people can get so depressed or problematic that they even reach a point where they question their own sanity. Many people actually wonder if they have really “gone over the edge.”How about you?. Try to answer these questions:Do you have feelings of sadness or irritability?. Has there been a … Read The Full Post