A 34-year-old member asked:
help! need to know if there's an emotional disorder for difficulty to control your impulses?
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Clinical Psychology 43 years experience
Yes! But, ask a doc: I was asked this question by many people. Unfortunately, the answer is not simple because difficulties controlling impulses can be part of many emotional disorders and even some medical illnesses. To identify the problem or the cause of the difficulty to control impulses requires more information about the person, and the expertise of a professional, such as a psychiatrist or a psychologist.
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Neurology 52 years experience
Yes, not rare: Classical impulse disorder as a side effect from a class called Dopamine agonists, but might also be noted in many psychiatric disorders, and even a consequence of some head injuries, so, not unusual, and can be controlled in a variety of ways.
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When will my baby be able to control her head movement?
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Specializes in Pediatrics
First several weeks: Infants can move there heads at birth and over the first 2 months this improves greatly.
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When can my baby comprehend different emotions?
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Pediatrics 25 years experience
Before birth: Your baby can pick up on your emotional status even before he is born.
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Can psoriasis be controlled with diet?
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Dermatology 71 years experience
Psoriasis diet: If you think some foods are aggravating your psoriasis, stop them for a few days and see.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
How must I teach my teen self-control?
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Specializes in Pediatrics
Example: The best tool we have for teaching is modeling the behavior. If you have modeled it then your teen will see that. If you have modeled poor self control then he/she will model that as well. Understanding the teens point of view and offering other ways to react to situations. You may find that a counselor who does cognitive behavior therapy or dilaectical behavior therapy will also be very valuable.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
What's the gate control theory for pain?
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A Verified Doctoranswered
Duh!!!: You don't need to know because it will not help you care for yourself. Only if you are writing a research paper. For chronic pain begin a self-care with a wellness program of vits, magnesium glycinate, sleep hygiene, exercise, self massage, chiropractor, yoga, heat, epsom tub soaking, stretching all are needed. In my practice I use acupuncture and myofascial tissue release.
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