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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
See answer: an idle mind can be very dangerous. Thinking is good if it is focused and constructive. Free floating thoughts lead to trouble. Use some discipline to ... Read More
Dr. Patricia Foster
44 years experience Psychiatry
About what?: Brooding or thinking too much about something over and over can reflect too much stress, anxiety or even depression. If over thinking is getting you d ... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
It will not: make memory worse, don't worry about it, that will cause problems,
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Before jumping to : Medication would encourage a medical evaluation ; possibly a psychological evaluation to get a good handle on what is occurring. Once it is better und ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Stay in present: Staying in the present as much as possible can help to avoid over-thinking -- but some thinking can be a good (not bad) thing. Ruminating about the p ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
It can: Thinking 'too much" on certain topics can make you anxious and lead to insomnia. Some people's minds won't shut off at the end of the day -- they're ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Love sick?: What a joy to have feelings so deeply for someone that the individual is always in your thoughts! there is no cure for being "love sick." however, na ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
36 years experience Psychiatry
Absolutely: The digestive system is very sensitive to stress in many people. From top to bottom, symptoms can include nausea, lack of appetite, stomach pains, st ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Hepatitis A: It is a concern when eating foods from unknown source and different risks for location but there is an effective vaccine you could have
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kirk Clopton
32 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly: Over thinking can be a symptom of an anxiety disorder which can then lead to depression.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Seek help: Speak to a psychologist or psychiatrist for help. This should also help with your sleep problems.
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