Jerry Kennard, Ph.D.Medical Reviewer
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Fears of kissing under the mistletoe, turkeys, relatives or sparking lights exist! Here are some unknown, but very real, Christmas phobias.
It's not always easy to tell the difference between typical kid energy and behaviors that point to attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. Knowing these symptoms can help.
How much information do you divulge about your depression? Patient advocate Mike Veny provides the who, what, why, and when of sharing.
Looking for something good in a bad situation can actually be effective in reducing anxiety. And the less money you make, the more effective this tactic could be.
New measures have been developed to limit unnecessary opioid prescriptions but will how successful will they be?
From getting the right support to changing your sleep habits, schizophrenia alters your life. Here are just a few ways.
Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder is often misdiagnosed as bipolar, ADHD, or another mood disorder. Find out what to look for and what to do if your child has DMDD.
It can be difficult to diagnose schizophrenia. Eileen Bailey discusses the different steps involved in the diagnostic process to ensure an accurate diagnosis.
Research has found that the sooner people start treatment for schizophrenia, the better the outcome for symptom reduction and functioning.
Medication typically used to treat schizophrenia often have side effects. Here are some strategies to manage the side effects so they don’t interfere with your daily life.