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According to the World Health Organization, hands are the main pathways of germ transmission. The WHO believes that every day, thousands of people die...
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Some individuals who excessively tan their skin might be suffering from body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), accord...
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We often think of “forgetting” as a negative, the loss of information we should hold onto. Yet, the brain contains a protein molecule that—researchers...
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We all naturally fall somewhere on the introvert-extrovert playing field. Many of us fall on either side of the 50 yard line—say between 30 and 70 yar...
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Although animal behaviorists disagree about whether dogs can have obsessive thoughts, they know that canines can suffer from a compulsive disorder. Ou...
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Unraveling the mystery of OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder) is proving to be a slow and arduous task for researchers. However, a clue was recently d...
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If you have difficulty making decisions, practicing mindfulness meditation may be of help. Research indicates mindfulness is especially useful in allo...
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If you feel exhausted at bedtime but cannot drift off to sleep, are frequently irritable, lightheaded, have continuous neck or back pain, or are under...
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Current research into the cause of schizophrenia validates the notion that there is no one gene responsible for schizophrenia’s onset. The mutations t...
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Traumatic memories that underlie symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), some depression and anxiety disorders are problematic to treat; th...
 
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