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How Do You Build Self Control?

Self control. Have we forgotten this virtue? It has become unpopular to mention in polite society, but self control is the only way to become successful at any endeavor. Weight loss is not possible without self control. I know all the diet books tell us it isn't our fault if we don't succe

The Treatments for ADHD

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, creates problems for numerous children that can linger well into adulthood. The condition includes an inability to concentrate, hyperactivity, rapid shifts in attention and impulsive, spur-of-the-moment activity. If left untreated, it can create ser

An Overview of Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults

Statistics from the American Academy of Family Physicians show as many as 30 to 50 percent of the people diagnosed with hyperactivity disorder in childhood continue to show symptoms of the disorder on into adulthood. When left untreated, individuals can experience problems at the workplace as well a

Does Drug Use Damage Your Teeth?

Teeth develop in utero, and the drugs that are taken during pregnancy by the mother have a definite impact on the development of teeth of the unborn baby. Tetracycline is an antibiotic drug and when ...

Alcoholism Assessment Questions

Concern about the drinker's behavior is common.questions image by Allyson Ricketts from Fotolia.comAlcoholism is a serious problem and when someone that you care about drinks excessively, it is normal to worry. Naturally, you'll want to ask questions about the behavior. This can cause the...

ADHD Patient

When most people think of who could be a ADHD patient candidate the image of a overly active child that terrorizes both friend, family, and teachers daily is generally the image that comes to mind. While the image of little Johnny putting gum in Sara hair as he constantly fidgets and asks to go to t

Fisetin for Neuro-Protection

Fisetin is a unique polyphenol flavonoid that has demonstrated a high level of neuro-protection along with improvement of memory. A standardized extract of fisetin is now undergoing extensive scientific studies by the Salk Institute for Biological Studies to prove its value for general brain health.

The Treatment of Panic Disorder

Cognitive-behavioral therapy is the treatment of choice for panic disorder. There are adjunctive pharmacologic & non-pharmacologic treatments physicians can use to decrease relapses for this illness.

Depression Cure with Homeopathy

Depression is not a disease, it is the result of unprocessed grief and sadness. The modern man is too sensitive to process these emotional states and instead jumps to chocolate, sweets and comfort foo

The Aftermath of a Panic Attack

They can hit us without any warning and be a terrifying experience, symptoms such as a racing heart, shortness of breath and a trembling body are all part of a panic attack with the underlying fear that go with them, but what happens afterwards. How is the body and mind affected and is there anythin

Coping With Panic Attacks - 3 Easy Ways to Stop Panic Attacks

If you want to learn how to stop panic attacks, then you'll want to read this article. Specifically we'll discuss eating techniques, panic triggers, and the role of meditation. After reading this article, you will have three effective methods to in coping with panic attacks.

Tests to Diagnose ADD

In the early 1980s the term attention deficit disorder, or ADD, came to describe a condition characterized by children who could not pay attention or sit still in school. The term has now been included in ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and encompasses adults as well as children.

New Schizophrenia Drug Shows Promise

An experimental new schizophrenia drug showed promise in a month-long study, say Eli Lilly scientists developing the drug, which is currently called LY2140023.

Anxiety in Welders

When working in the field of welding, accidents happen. If you are a welder and you have witnessed these accidents first hand, you may experience bouts of anxiety from time to time. In some people, these bouts of anxiety can become so strong that it can keep them from working or cause them to make l