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Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
14 Dec 2018
Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
It’s not common knowledge that some cases of mental obsessions and behavioral compulsions can actually be a medical condition known as Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Medical help - through medication and psychotherapy – can help significantly in most cases.
 
Understanding Schizophrenia
17 Aug 2018
Understanding Schizophrenia
There is no known way to prevent schizophrenia. However, timely diagnosis and treatment can help avoid or reduce recurrent relapses and hospitalizations and also help in abating the disruption to the person's life, family, and relationships.
 
Stress - Symptoms & Management
27 Apr 2018
Stress - Symptoms & Management
Stress is common in everyday life, but stress for long duration, or severe stress can wear you down and make you sick - mentally and physically. Comprehending its symptoms and taking corrective measures is a must. Stress also has positive side to it. When handled appropriately, stress can also trigger bring the best out us.
 
Epilepsy Management
19 Jan 2018
Epilepsy Management
About 12 million people suffer from epilepsy in India. Lack of knowledge and awareness results in a very high percentage of these remaining untreated. Understanding the symptoms and risk factors is therefore, pivotal to epilepsy management.
 
Video Game Addiction: Medical Impact
29 Nov 2017
Video Game Addiction: Medical Impact
Video Gaming Addiction can be a real risk, but are video games always harmful? It’s vital to understand the symptoms, risks, and treatment, but we must also know the importance of video gaming as a learning tool. Moderation and emotional balance are therefore the key.
 
Managing Dementia
01 Nov 2017
Managing Dementia
Dementia leads to a general decline in one’s mental abilities, resulting in symptoms like – memory loss, anxiety, depression, hallucinations, and vitamin deficiencies. Read about the diagnostic tests, treatment measures (both over-the-counter drugs & non-drug approaches), and the factors that put you at a higher risk.
 
Do our diet choices affect our mental health?
14 Jun 2017
Do our diet choices affect our mental health?
Studies show that our diet affects our brain leaving us more vulnerable to conditions like - depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Alzheimer's, and bipolar disorder.
 
Why do I need a good night's sleep?
13 Jun 2017
Why do I need a good night's sleep?
A good night's sleep not only makes us feel better, it recharges our body for the day ahead. Inadequate sleep has harmful effects like - cardiovascular diseases, obesity, stress, depression, skin ageing, memory loss, and illusions.