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How Hunger Can Be Overcome
A guy has a healthy appetite but he is loosing a lot of weight due to diabetes, how do we overcome this?
I became lazy now in trimester pregnancy. Is it normal. How can I overcome it. I also have bad appetite now?
Common: Get disciplined. Tell your spouse or friends to motivate you. Exercise. Remove all junk foods from the house and refrigerator. Sometimes, you must nurture yourself, too. Good Luck! You can do it. ...Read more
I take ADHD meds, I like 2exercise but I can't run without feeling sick because my meds surpress my appetite, how can I get over this med symptom.
You can: Start w a medical eval. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy or insight oriented psychotherapy can help. Don't isolate. Spend time w people. Use your support system. Get out. Don’t stagnate at home. Get at least 8 hours of sleep/night & eat healthfully. Daily aerobic physical activity is a big +. Try acupuncture, tai chi, qi gong, yoga or meditation. Recommend the “Feeling Good Book' by Dr. David Burns. ...Read more
Acid at NIght:
The esophageal sphincter going into the stomach dilates with increases abdominal pressure. Thus eating a large meal before laying down. It dilates with chocolate, red wine, caffeine and nicotine. So, these must be avoided at night.
If the acid persists you may need to speak to your family doctor about this. ...Read more
Pretty broad plea!: Sounds like your ego/self-esteem, have taken a hit... But, whatever the cause, it will help to talk to a therapist. It's hard to get through a life without getting hurt, but there's no rule that says you have to suffer alone! So much depends on your perspective; which is, of course, shaped by your experiences. You have no control over most of those, either...But if you're still here, you've won! ...Read more
Insecurities: You already started the process. You acknowledge its existence. Cognitive therapy is a well-established form of treatment that can help you with this condition. I prefer the term eclectic therapy as it encompasses all kinds of interventions. ...Read more
Cure ED naturally: To "cure" ED is to fix the underlying reason for the disorder. Those with diabetes, high blood pressure, or low testosterone need to correct those conditions to help improve ED. Some men develop ED due to psychologic disease. Therapy helps this particular type. An interesting supplement that has shown some promise in a few studies is the the botanical drug "maca"--but please discuss with PCP first ...Read more
Get a check up:
First of all make an appontment with your doctor and have a complete check up to find if there is a medical condition causing your extreme tiredness
if one is found get it treated and you will be ok
if no medical reason found then
make sure you get 7to8 hours of good night sleep
avoid too strenuous exercises for some time
eat healthy cut down on carbs
dont smoke and drink in moderation
relax&laugh. ...Read more
See below: Often some aspect of one's life or a personal feature is troubling to indivuduals - avoiding these aspects strengthens an inferiority complex. Facing and working on these unpleasant feelings can help improve the complex. ...Read more
Time & action: Shame, like pain, is one way we know something's off about our body or mind. Both can be quite helpful signals but also can become problems themselves. First step is to identify the source and decide if there is anything you can do about it--now or for furture similar cases. If you're stuck, a brief case of therapy may help, especially if this feels like a pattern for you. ...Read more
I'm not sure you ever forget it. But all of us lose people we love. Children are the hardest. This takes investing deeply in the rest of the world and serious working out all sorts of things connected with loss. I see it as a
a job for you and anempathic psychotherapist. I don't knowif it can be completely changed, but it can be helped. ...Read more
It would help: If you could be more specific as the reasons why you or someone else is undereating. Some of the nuances of how to address these issues very much depend on if it's related to a psychiatric issues or other medical issues like cancer, strokes, etc. Usually, at least the addition of supplementary meal drinks/shakes like Ensure or Boost can be a reasonable place to start. ...Read more
Anxiety: Consult a mental health professional who can help you uncover the reasons for your fear and how to calm yourself as you are about to embark on a flight. Best. ...Read more
Language disorder: The treatment plan for a child with speech or language disorder is tailored to his or her individual needs, but all treatment plans have some common components. Baseline data are used to set short-term, long-term, and functional outcome goals. The language pathologist then employs facilitation techniques to elicit specific changes in the child's behavior. ...Read more
Competition: It is great to be competitive. It is a blessing. ...Read more
Problem at 18?: It is unusual for a 18 yr old who has been having regular/normal erection and now has trouble. But, anything can happen. If you suddenly had pituitary failure or testicular failure which can cause your trouble, but you likely have other symptoms as well. I suspect some psychological cause for your trouble. There are supplements, but I advise consulting doc to find out why first. Good luck. ...Read more