Circadian Rhythm Disorder

What is Circadian Rhythm Disorder?

Circadian Rhythm Disorder impacts the sleep-wake cycle and prevents those impacted from being able to adjust to the demands of their social or work schedules. This disorder can be frustrating, but there are treatment options available to help those with Circadian Rhythm Disorder. Circadian Rhythm Disorder: What Does It Mean? Circadian rhythm describes the body’s […]

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Premarital Counseling

9 Questions for Premarital Counseling

Perfect couples don’t need therapy, right? This couldn’t be further from the truth: if you’re willing to take pre-emptive action to strengthen your relationship, this is a good sign for your marriage, not a bad one! So, whether you choose premarital counseling online or alternatively opt to see a therapist in person, this form of […]

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Cataplexy: Narcoleptic Paralysis

Cataplexy is a rare disorder in which a person loses muscle control when experiencing strong emotions (also one of the symptoms of narcolepsy). Those who suffer from cataplexy can feel isolated as they tend to withdraw from emotionally charged situations in order to manage their symptoms. While cataplexy can have a large impact on a […]

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Relationship Counseling

5 Tips for Starting Relationship Counseling

While relationships can be fulfilling, inspiring and rewarding, they also bring with them a fair share of challenges. Does your relationship currently involve more stress and fighting than love and good times? All couples face conflict – this is expected, natural and healthy. What matters, however, is how that conflict is managed. Read on to […]

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CBD Oil for Depression

CBD Oil for Depression?

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a natural component of the cannabis plant and has been found to have several health benefits including the treatment of depression. However, some concerns arise: Is it safe? Does it get one high? Is it addictive?. This article explores the properties of this substance, how it may affect our bodies, as well […]

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Rumination Disorder

What is Rumination Disorder?

Rumination Disorder: What Does It Mean? Rumination disorder, which is also referred to as rumination syndrome, is a chronic, rare disorder. This disorder can be found in infants, children, and adults, and can have life-threatening side effects. The primary indicator of Rumination disorder is the regurgitation of food after nearly every meal, if not after […]

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 Dyspareunia: Painful Intercourse

At some time in their life, most women experience pain when having sexual relations. This can be due to many different reasons. Usually, it goes away. However, if you always suffer pain when you have sex with your partner, you could have a treatable medical condition called Dyspareunia. Dyspareunia: What Does It Mean? Dyspareunia means […]

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Dissociative Amnesia

What is Dissociative Amnesia?

Dissociative Amnesia is one of the Dissociative Disorders and it is characterized by the inability of the person to recall important personal memories. The impairment is greater than just due to forgetfulness.  The condition is often brought on by a traumatic event which the person blocks out of their consciousness. Dissociative Amnesia: What Does It […]

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Persistent Complex Bereavement Disorder

Persistent complex bereavement disorder (PCBD), formerly called complicated grief, is a condition defined by an extreme, disabling yearning for a deceased loved one for a prolonged period of time. Persistent Complex Bereavement Disorder: What Does It Mean? Bereavement is a time of mourning after a loss—typically the death of a loved one. It usually involves […]

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Schizotypal Personality Disorder

Schizotypal Personality Disorder

Schizotypal Personality Disorder is a complex mental condition which can produce eccentric behavior and affect the daily life of sufferers in multiple ways. However, with treatment, many people can have productive and satisfactory lives. Schizotypal Personality Disorder: What Does It Mean? Schizotypal Definition Schizotypal Personality Disorder is a serious mental illness manifested over a long […]

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