Dealing with regret is even more difficult because of the other negative emotions connected to it: remorse, sorrow, and helplessness.
The World Health Organization has proposed a behavioral addiction pathology for excessive video-game playing. But maybe the problem is in the economy more than the mind.
"Are bipolar disorder and eating disorders caused by similar chemical imbalances?"
When someone is addicted to drugs or alcohol, it is likely that their appetite can become suppressed due to the abuse of these types of substances. After an individual receives treatment for their substance abuse and is clean and sober, it’s possible for them to develop an eating disorder like binge eating in order to fill the void that the absence of drugs or alcohol have left in the brain’s pleasure center. However, it’s important to know the difference between having developed an…
Similar to those with OCD, eating disorder sufferers habitually obsess about weight and eating, then engage in routine behaviors to offset this anxiety.
Sleep-disordered Breathing in Major Depressive Disorder
Children who are deemed ‘sensitive’ or ‘picky’ might be struggling with a treatable condition.
Does a diagnosis of ODD help or hurt children and families?
Yo-yo dieting and a pre-occupation with food are nothing new in our culture. But when does a fixation with what is consumed, calories and weight become a major health concern?
There is a great correlation between the morphology of a skin condition and what is chosen for correction in both treatments and the cosmetic chemistr...