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I Constantly Worry About My Kids Getting Harmed Or Sick Do I Have A Neurosis
Not necessarily: It is common to have concerns over your children, they are after all an extension of you. If you feel anxious or excessively worried, try some natural techniques like 10 deep breaths in through the mouth and out through your nose, listening to the air flow through. In addition, mint or peppermint tea calms you as well as your digestive system. And a number of herbal teas serve this purpose. ...Read more
Neurosis is a class of functional mental disorders involving distress but neither delusions nor hallucinations, whereby behavior is not outside socially acceptable norms. It is also known as psychoneurosis or neurotic disorder, and thus those suffering from it are said to be neurotic. The term essentially describes an "invisible injury" ...Read more
My friend is suffering from phobic neurosis, tell me some tips by which i can help her to get rid of this mentally and emotionally?
Be a real friend: You are good to want to help someone in need. I'm not a psychiatrist / therapist, but phobias are often managed successful and return these unfortunates to higher levels of function than before. Don't try to counsel. Offer encouragement and approve every step she takes toward overcoming these terrible fears. Include her in activities -- being troubled can be isolating. Generally, be cool & kind. ...Read more
I have very poor motivation for school work, is this due to my neurosis or another health problem and how can I get more motivated?
Examination: Unfortunately, your information is too little to tell why your motivation is low. You may need a psychological evaluation to figure our why this is. Start with your primary care physician who will refer you to a psychologist or psychiatrist depending on your symptoms. ...Read more
I am suffering from COPD and anxiety neurosis.Even if I am relaxed i still feel the lump in my throat due to anxiety neurosis.How to get rid of this?
My family smokes at home but does not smoke when the kids are around, does the lingering smoke still harm young child?
Brief exposure is ok: If only on skin surfaces, brief exposures are ok, but it's best to use wipes made for skin. There are probably 5 different kids of Lysol wipes, so one would have to read the labels to see what's in them. The most common wipes likely have alcohol, similar to any hand sanitizer gel. Wipes made for skin will likely have gentler ingredients or gentler amounts of the ingredients. Diaper wipes are ok. ...Read more
Husband broke mercury light bulb and vaccumed it. After telling him he shut off air threw garbage with debris away. Can this cause harm? Have 2 kids
Vacuuming is not: recommended because it turns the mercury into small droplets that can be inhaled. Bottle, don't bag the mercury & don't put it in the garbage.The amount of mercury in a light bulb is probably not enough to cause harm to adults, but call poison control, 1-800-222-1222, with the ages & weights of all exposed for info on proper disposal, delayed symptoms & risk for your children. ...Read more
I just had a pap and the speculum got stuck on my cervix. It was so painful. Why did this happen? Could it cause any harm? I still want kids.
No - it should be ok: Rabies in cattle is serious and a reason raw milk is considered risky. But heating it to even 140 deg f kills the virus - certainly boiling does. So, it should be safe with regard to the rabies virus. It's really good that you are interested in this sort of thing - have a great holiday season. ...Read more
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