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What are some of the detrimental physical & psychological side effects of bulimia nervosa?

What are some of the detrimental physical & psychological side effects of bulimia nervosa?

Side effects: A short list would be rupture of the esphagus from induced vomitting, low potassium from vomiting and weakening of the tooth enamel from the stomach acid.There are more, the most serious is death. Psychological risks are a worsening of the condition and not treating co-morbid depression and anxiety. A more complete list requires professional consultation. ...Read more

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Marfan Syndrome (Definition)

An inherited disorder that affects connective tissue where one's body shape is long, with thin arms, hands, and fingers, and when the total arm length is greater ...Read more


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What are potential adverse health effects of occupational stress?

What are potential adverse health effects of occupational stress?

Stress link: Stress is linked to many diseases including cardiovascular problems, high blood pressure. Mindfulness which there are many books is an effective way to deal with stress without medication. ...Read more

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Can the mental health effects of inhalants affect psychological dependence?

Can the mental health effects of inhalants affect psychological dependence?

What do you mean?: Can you rephrase the question? What mental health effects? What aspect of psychological dependency? Someone will be happy to help. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What are the mental health effects of malaria?

What are the mental health effects of malaria?

There can be: serious behavioral side effects from some antimalarial medications. Cerebral malaria can lead to both behavioral and cognitive changes (as well as death). ...Read more

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What are some of the health effects of amphetamine abuse?

What are some of the health effects of amphetamine abuse?

Amphetamine abuse: Health risks of amphetamine abuse include hypertension, tachycardia, heart disease, increased risk of stroke from intracerebral bleed, and death. If you just look at the mental health realm: psychosis, paranoia, depression, suicidal behavior, violence, delusions, hallucinations. ...Read more

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What are the physical and mental effects of severe health and genral anxiety disorders?

What are the physical and mental effects of severe health and genral anxiety disorders?

Very broad question: Can you help us understand your situation by defining what you mean when you say SEVERE HEALTH DISORDERS. I can see that you list anxiety as a major condition of yours. What are your physical ailments? Have any been diagnosed by a physician such as hypertension, diabetes, cancer, asthma, etc.? ...Read more

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What are the long-term health effects of sexual abuse?

What are the long-term health effects of sexual abuse?

Sexual abuse takes: a toll in many different ways. It varies from person 2 person. The most common basic impact is on the person's ability 2 trust anyone. This leads 2 various types of social/emotional issues. It can also lead 2 depression, anxiety and other emotional issues. For some people the impact is seen in physical ailments, ulcers, stomach problems, headaches or more. Psychotherapy and support groups help ...Read more

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Are there any side effects or risks to treatment of legal blindness?

Are there any side effects or risks to treatment of legal blindness?

Always : There are always side effects from treatment for any condition. It would probably be best to discuss the specific risks and benefits of your proposed treatment with your physician. Some forms of legal blindness are treatable while others, unfortunately, are not. ...Read more

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Are there any health risks associated with the long-term use of Q-Pap Extra Strength?

Are there any health risks associated with the long-term use of Q-Pap Extra Strength?

Risk of liver damage: The preparation contains acetaminophen (Tylenol) and you should not take more than 4 gms in a day. Do not take alcohol at all as that markedly increases the risk of liver damage. It you have any liver disease refrain from using the medication. You should try to ascertain the cause of your pain rather than long term use. http://www.webmd.com/drugs/2/drug-148716/q-pap-extra-strength-oral/details ...Read more

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What are the neurological / psychological benefits of masturbation?

What are the neurological / psychological benefits of masturbation?

Same as intercourse: Sexual release is a positive neuro and psycho benefit. In the right frame of mind, in the right mood, timing, setting & done in the proper way, masturbation could be just a beneficial and satisfying as penile/vaginal intercourse. Whether one is greater than the other would be speculative and personal. Many engage in masturbatory sessions for relief of stress, tension and anxiety & simple pleasure. ...Read more

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Are there any health concerns of spanx?

Are there any health concerns of spanx?

No: Just make sure they are not too tight. When you remove them you should not be swollen in other areas, and the skin should not show major changes. ...Read more

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What are the long-term psychological effects of child abuse?

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What are the long-term psychological effects of child abuse?

Child abuse: High risk behaviors, Depression, Anxiety, Substance abuse, Eating disorders, etc. These vary based on age when abuse occurred, type of abuse, frequency & duration & relationship between abused & abuser. ...Read more

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What are the mental traits of Marfans Syndrome?

What are the mental traits of Marfans Syndrome?

Well...: From the Psychological point of view, there are no traits specific to marfans syndrome. Please read the following:http://www.childrenshospital.org/health-topics/conditions/marfan-syndrome ...Read more

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The mental effects of gin?

The mental effects of gin?

What are you asking?: Other than the obvious fact that it gets you intoxicated, not sure what you are asking about "the mental effects of gin." not different than any other alcohol. Beer, wine, and hard liquor all have the same effects on the brain. ...Read more

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Are there any adult effects of childhood abuse?

Are there any adult effects of childhood abuse?

Varies Widely: Survivors of trauma, incl. Sexual abuse, behave in all sorts of ways. Whether or not their behavior reflects their trauma depends on how they coped with it - incl. The stories they told themselves about it, stories they may have told others about it, etc. These stories capture how they made sense of the trauma ; the meaning they gave it. How they coped likely also reflected the support they had. ...Read more

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What are the mental and emotional health benefits of gardening?

What are the mental and emotional health benefits of gardening?

Many: The gardener is literally in touch with the earth. The dedicated gardener experiences the life cycle of growth from beginning to end, cultivating mindful presence and affirming the pragmatic virtues of knowledge, planning, discipline, care and patience. Satisfaction comes when flowers bloom and fruits ripen.Taking care of ones garden is a powerful metaphor for wise living. ...Read more

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What are some health consequences of unemployment?

What are some health consequences of unemployment?

Several problems: Loss of health insurance makes medical care costly and harder to get. Many unemployed people do not get psychological nor behavioral problems due to losing jobs. However, one may get anxiety symptoms due to worrying a lot. One may get depression symptoms due to feeling hopeless or unappreciated. Family interactions may worsen if there were already problems at home. Substance abuse may increase. ...Read more

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Are there any long-term consequences of gerd?

Are there any long-term consequences of gerd?

Yes: Esophageal strictures (narrowing of the esophagus) and esophageal cancer are some of the potential long term consequences of gerd. ...Read more

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What are some signs of mental health disorders?

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What are some signs of mental health disorders?

Mental health: Answering this question would take a whole textbook to write, however, some signs include anxiety, depressed or labile moods, cognitive dysfunction, addiction, break in reality, all of which interfere with daily functioning or cause distress. ...Read more