Mental Condition articles

Is It OK to Be Positive All The Time?

Is It OK to Be Positive All The Time?

Being positive is good and people usually try to be positive or look good at all times. People feel good through their thoughts or behaviours. This is part of human nature. However, is it realistic to be positive all the time when we consider life’s negative events?...

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Panic Disorder: Is The Alarm Real?

Panic Disorder: Is The Alarm Real?

According to the latest edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), panic disorder is an anxiety disorder characterized by recurrent unexpected panic attacks consisting of physical and cognitive symptoms – such as palpitations,...

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ADHD Causes and Treatment in Detail

ADHD Causes and Treatment in Detail

What is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)? ADHD is the continuous pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity/impulsivity which disrupts overall functioning or development. What causes ADHD? Evidence from several studies in pharmacology, neuroimaging and...

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Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a mental health condition that affects perception of reality.  Schizophrenia is not a split in personality. In Greek, schizophrenia means “split” and “mind”. People with schizophrenia cannot tell what is reality and what is not. Signs and Symptoms...

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ADHD

ADHD

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a developmental disorder characterised by inattention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity. ADHD is not just a childhood disorder, as it continues through to adulthood. It is usually discovered in school when the child...

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