There are very many eating disorders. Many people assume an eating disorder is only classed as an eating disorder if it is extreme. This isn't necessarily the case. All eating disorders start somewher...
The mental health disorder and drug addiction / alcoholism should be treated simultaneously, while realizing the process of recovery is gradual.Different Definition for Dual DiagnosisThe type of d...
Gay men are a population who are at-risk for body image and eating disorders. Gay men are susceptible to anorexia, bulimia, muscle dysmorphia, and exercise addiction. Gay men are likely to work ou...
Many hundreds of years ago people thought that garlic has the magic ability to cure illnesses and they even used it during incantations.The magic power of garlic is derived from the anti-bacterial phy...
Patients with personality disorders have a body language specific to their disorder. It comprises an unequivocal series of subtle presenting signs. The patient's body language usually reflect...
Our sexual behavior expresses not only our psychosexual makeup but also the entirety of our personality. Sex is the one realm of conduct which involves the full gamut of emotions, cognitions, soci...
"It is an ill thing to knock against a deaf-mute, an imbecile, or a minor. He that wounds them is culpable, but if they wound him they are not culpable." (Mishna, Babylonian Talmud)Some personalit...
Depression is an ugly, sometimes emotionally crippling illness that if untreated can become,worse over time. It affects not only the person suffering, but also friends and family and can take a tol...
The Eating Disordered Patient Eating disorders - notably Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa - are complex phenomena. The patient with eating disorder maintains a distorted view of her ...
Personality disorders cannot be safely diagnosed prior to early adolescence. Still, though frequently found between the ages of 3 and 6, Asperger's Disorder is often misdiagnosed as a cluster B pe...