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Thyroid problems : What are the symptoms? (First part)

Thyroid problems

Thyroid problems: When your thyroid does not work properly: Are you suffering from fatigue, weight gain or hair loss? Are you Anxious? All of these can be a cause of thyroid gland’s problems. The thyroid gland plays a vital role in your body and the activity of many organs dependent …

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What is schizophrenia? (Part II)

schizophrenia

Schizophrenia: In the previous article, we reviewed the definitions and causes of schizophrenia. In this article, we will diagnose and treat it. How Doctors Diagnose It? There are no medical tests available to diagnose schizophrenia. Doctors in all people are able to diagnose the disease based on their history and …

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Schizophrenia: What is schizophrenia? (First part)

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a serious mental illness that affects about 1% of Americans. People with this condition may hear fictional sounds, see imaginary scenery, or have unrealistic feelings about others’ beliefs. These feelings can scare people and lead to abnormal behaviors. Although there is no definitive treatment for this disease, it …

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What is anorexia nervosa

What is anorexia nervosa? Anorexia nervosa, commonly referred to simply as anorexia, is one type of eating disorder. More importantly, it is also a psychological disorder. Anorexia is a condition that goes beyond out-of-control dieting. A person with anorexia often initially begins dieting to lose weight. Over time, the weight …

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How is anorexia diagnosed?

How is anorexia diagnosed? Anorexia nervosa can be a difficult disorder to diagnose since individuals with anorexia often attempt to hide the disorder. Denial and secrecy frequently accompany other symptoms. It is unusual for an individual with anorexia to seek professional help because the individual typically does not accept that …

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Anorexia Nervosa At A Glance

Anorexia Nervosa At A Glance Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder and, more importantly, a psychological disorder. The cause of anorexia has not been definitively established, but self-esteem and self-image issues, societal pressures, and genetic factors likely each play a role. Anorexia affects females far more often than males and …

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Some hormones are of special concern to women

Female Hormones A hormone is a chemical substance secreted by one tissue that travels by way of body fluids to affect another tissue in the body. In essence, hormones are “chemical messengers.” Many hormones, especially those affecting growth and behavior, are significant to both men and women. Nevertheless, women are …

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diagnosis of schozophrenia

diagnosis of schozophrenia

Tests and diagnosis in schizophrenia When doctors suspect someone has schizophrenia, they typically ask for medical and psychiatric histories, conduct a physical exam, and run a battery of medical and psychological tests and exams. These tests and exams generally include: Laboratory tests. These may include a complete blood count (CBC), other …

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Thyroid function tests

Thyroid function tests

Overview Thyroid.org describes the thyroid gland as a butterfly-shaped gland located in the lower front of the neck. It makes hormones that help each cell in the body to work right. Thyroid function tests are used to tell how well the thyroid is working. They are used to help diagnose …

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thyroid dysfunction occurs more in women than in men.

thyroid dysfunction occurs more in women than in men.

Overview The thyroid gland is a small, 2-inch gland located in the front of the neck, just below the voice box. It has a butterfly-shaped appearance and consists of two lobes. The Baptist Health Systems reports that approximately 14 million people in the U.S. suffer from thyroid dysfunction, and thyroid …

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