Tag: Psychiatry

Overcoming Depression and Trouble Sleeping During Uncertain Times | HealthSoul

Everyone goes through varying degrees of coping during these hard times. Most people remain positive despite all the turmoil around us and try to live a normal life. But some people find it hard to adjust and find themselves constantly…

Fast heart rate, shaking hands, muscle tension, panic attacks, social distance, and more. Every day a lot of people struggle with an anxiety disorder. According to the study conducted by the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, it’s a widespread…

Anxiety is the most common mental disorder, not only across the globe but also in the US. Internationally, 1 in 13 people suffer from it, but, unfortunately, because of the stigma of having a mental disorder, less of 40% of…

The fear of getting behind the wheel is more common than you think. Anxiety can manifest itself in many ways, including driving. Over 40 million Americans live with a phobia or anxiety, and one of the most commonly cited instances…

While most people link mental health illnesses and issues just to depression, the top and one of the most overlooked mental conditions in the world is anxiety. It affects millions of people across the globe. Around five percent of the…

The first week of October of each year is Mental Health Awareness Week. During this time, the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), participating organizations, and individuals across the nation raise awareness around mental illness. The goal of Mental Health…

Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) refers to a condition marked by abnormalities in an individual’s social behaviour and communication. This occurs due to a developmental abnormality in the brain leading to problems in perceiving and responding socially to others…

Every woman will unfortunately encounter some form of body issue at one point in her life. Often it can be the mildest sense of dissatisfaction, but other times it can come to dominate your life from the moment you wake…

Shock therapy is also called electroshock therapy. Patients are put under anesthesia, and small electric currents are sent through their body. It causes the patient to have a small stroke and is believed to change the brain function and reset…

Drug addiction is a serious problem where people become addicted to various drugs. There are many different types of drug addiction, and every addiction is different. There are drug treatment programs available, and they may be effective if the patient…