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Harm OCD

Obsessive compulsive disorder is a mental health issue characterized by unwanted intrusive thoughts (obsessions) and repeated behaviors in response …

Mental Health

What Is Rumination | Possible Treatment Interventions

Have you ever felt like your mind was "stuck" and that you kept thinking about the same negative things over and over?<p>That, try as you might, you …

Teens

How To Overcome Anxiety In Modern Times

<b>Editor's note:</b> This past weekend has seen a flurry of current events that have been covered non-stop by the media as "terrorist attacks". As a …

How Secondhand Smoke Affects Your Depression And Panic Attacks

Almost everyone knows the negative effects of smoking for smokers. Along with physical symptoms, smokers can become addicted to nicotine, causing …

Mental Health

How Art Therapy Can Help Combat Panic Attacks

Artists across the world have used their work to channel their feelings, but did you know that art can also heal people with anxiety? A study due to …

The Link Between Panic Attacks And Social Anxiety

Like many other symptoms of the mental health world, panic attacks are an early warning sign for a variety of mental health concerns. This is …

Is Social Anxiety Giving You Panic Attacks?

Have you ever experienced a sudden and intense rush of fear or discomfort? If so, you may be one of the 30% of people who has had a panic attack at …

Depression

How Youth Sports Can Prevent Panic Disorder In Adulthood

Not many people connect sports with panic disorder - when thinking of the characteristics of panic disorder or the symptoms of a panic attack, …

A Guide To Panic Attacks

Jack Nicholson does a hilarious job of pretending to suffer from a panic attack in the comedy film “Something's Gotta Give." But for people suffering …

Mental Health

Stressful Events Cause Delayed Panic Symptoms

Panic Disorders Develop Over Time<p>Patients with panic disorders may experience delayed and increasingly severe onset of symptoms from certain …

Depression

Panic Disorder Symptoms

<b>What Is A Panic Disorder?</b><p>Panic Disorder is characterized by panic attacks, which are short (less than 15 minutes) episodes of intense fear that are …

Depression

A Guide To Treating Your Panic Disorder

Panic disorder can impair your ability to go to work, enjoy your day, or even stop you from leaving your home. If your panic attacks are so severe …

Warning Signs Of A Panic Attack

Despite their seemingly sudden onset, panic attacks are preceded by physiological changes, according to findings from a new small study.<p>Most people …

Carbon Dioxide

10 Truths About Panic Attacks

Whether you're alone in your room, surrounded by a crowd, or just going through your typical day, it can hit you like a sudden storm. Your mind …

Panic Attacks

The Dos And Don'ts During A Panic Attack

For people diagnosed with panic disorder, facing down a panic attack can seem overwhelming. As those diagnosed with panic disorder know, this …

Panic Disorder Treatment

What Is Panic Disorder?<p>Panic disorder is characterized by repeated panic attacks. A panic attack is a sudden rush of strong fear or discomfort that …

Depression

Dodgers Pitcher Hong

Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Hong-Chih Kuo has been placed on disability leave indefinitely due to an anxiety disorder.<p>Kuo has apparently been …

Los Angeles Dodgers

Anxiety Attacks Plague Singer Adele On Stage

<b>UPDATE</b>: <i>A few months ago, Adele gave her first live on-stage concert performance in three years. She also released one of the top selling albums -</i> …

Adele

Royce White's Fear Of Flying May Hinder His Career

When he shoots hoops, he looks as though he's flying. But that's about as close as to being up in the air that rookie NBA player Royce White would …

Houston Rockets

Rose Byrne's History With Anxiety And Panic Attacks

Rose Byrne, the 31-year-old Australian actress featured in the new comedy, Bridesmaids, recently revealed a history of anxiety and panic attacks.<p>In …

Caitlyn Jenner's Post-Surgery Panic Attack

In her <i>Vanity Fair</i> interview last week, Caitlyn Jenner, formally known as Bruce Jenner, Olympic gold-medal winner and patriarch of the …

Mental Health

Miley Cyrus Opens Up About Her Relationship Anxieties

In the newest issue of <i>Elle Magazine</i>, singer Miley Cyrus talks about her relationship with <i>Hunger Games</i> star Liam Hemsworth and her contract with …

Celebrities Suffer From Anxiety And IBS, Too

Many people experience the brain-gut interaction. Basically, it's the way your mind affects your stomach, like when your stomach is in knots due to …

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Pulling Your Hair Out Isn't Just A Bad Habit

Playing with your hair is a harmless habit. Many of us do it when we're tired or bored. But for millions of people, playing with their hair goes …

Depression

New York's New Pediatric OCD, Anxiety, And Tic Disorders Program

A pioneering program for children and teens with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), anxiety, or tic disorders has been established at the New …

Autism

Machine Man-The Movie Shows What Life Is Like With OCD

A multimedia art project featuring an independent movie and an online forum for creative expression has been established to raise awareness and …

Mental Health

Olivia Munn Suffers From Trichotillomania And OCD

She may be beautiful and famous—but Olivia Munn is also human.<p>The successful film and television actress most recently seen in the cable program, …

Mental Health

A Better OCD Treatment?

You may be aware that Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is widely accepted as an effective treatment for anxiety disorders, including OCD. However, …

Mental Health

How IPhones Can Help Treat OCD

Steve Jobs was probably not thinking about Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) patients when he designed his trademark Apple iPhone. But for some …

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