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Going through terrible family relation with spouse because of explosive behavior & mood changes.Help me cure of this havoc with any valuable advise pl?

Going through terrible family relation with spouse because of explosive behavior & mood changes.Help me cure of this havoc with any valuable advise pl?

Not sure if it is: You or your spouse with the explosive behavior ; mood changes. Note that you have anxiety ; depression. If you have the explosive behavior - then your symptoms are not adequately treated - let your psychiatrist know. If the behavior is on his part - give yourself permission to leave the situation before you feel endangered or unsafe. Set limits on what you are willing to tolerate. ...Read more

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Mood (Definition)

Is how a patient says they feel, or how someone feels internally, versus how someone's mood appears, which is called "affect." if you say your mood is "happy, " and you appear to be so, we would say that your affect is congruent. If, however, you actually look really angry, we would say your mood is "happy" and ...Read more


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I have blanks in memory and mood changes?

I have blanks in memory and mood changes?

Consult: Consult with your primary care provider to rule out any medical conditions. If nothing shows up, considering meeting with a psychologist and/or psychiatrist. Try to monitor these symptoms, so you can provide a history to your providers. ...Read more

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What are reasons for dramatic mood changes?

What are reasons for dramatic mood changes?

Dramatic life?: I suppose there are times in some lives when circumstances are so volatile that you can have dramatic mood changes for good reasons. But, if that is not the case, it is a mood disorder - sounds like cyclothylmic at least, and perhaps bipolar disorder. If you are not living in an extreme situation, talk with a therapist to understand what's happening. ...Read more

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I have blanks in memory and mood changes, what to do?

I have blanks in memory and mood changes, what to do?

Memory and mood: Contact your local doctor and have a consultation to check if there's any medical condition. Then, check with a mental health professional to see if you might be depressed, or some other emotional or psychological issue. Help is available. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: mood changes?

What is the definition or description of: mood changes?

Need more indo: Perhaps you are asking about severe and sudden changes in mood that do not correspond to the current situation? If so, this might indicate a mood or personality disorder. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of all my sudden mood changes a 25 year old male?

What could be the cause of all my sudden mood changes a 25 year old male?

Many: Bipolar disorder can cause mood changes, and may present in your age range. Also so can substance abuse with cocaine, other amphetamines, alcohol, etc. Sometimes use of anabolic steroids. It would be a good idea to see your physician and possibly a psychiatrist about this, and get some help. ...Read more

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Question about mood changes. Is it the type of mood or amount of change that makes it bad?

Amount: More importantly, how do the changes negatively affect you, people around you, and things that you do every day. ...Read more

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When a condition that cause mental or mood changes what's that mean? Like.Can you explain mental.And mood changes please nd thank you

Very generally...: What you are asking about is very general and vague. "mental changes" could mean almost anything, from changes in thought processes (e.g., memory, attention, reasoning) to emotions. "mood" simply refers to emotional state-- sad, angry, elated, etc. So "mental or mood changes" could mean a lot of things. Whatever condition you are asking about, it sounds like you need to get more specific info. ...Read more

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I feel mood changes alot. I can be fine for days then my mood changes then changes back. I wake up like this. Expect more from life...feel trapped. ?

Anxiety/depression: You appear to certainly have a mood disorder. These are very common and can be treated well. You took the first step by discussing on HealhTap, now you need to see a Dr. and get an evaluation so treatment can start for you. Best wishes. Get well soon. ...Read more

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Is moodiness genetic?

Is moodiness genetic?

Can be: Depends on the type of moodiness. Teenage moodiness probably is more environmentally induced that genetic. However, many causes of persistent moodiness--depression, dysthymia, anxiety, and bipolar disorder, e.g.--all have genetic contributions. That said, genes are only a part of the picture, and predisposition does not mean it has to happen. If it's causing problems, seek help. ...Read more

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Can sudden mood changes normally coincide with migraines?

Can sudden mood changes normally coincide with migraines?

Of course: You see, there are phases of migraine, and in between the headaches, we see prodromal events, and afterwards, postdromal symptoms. Migraine seems episodic but really is far more disruptive than the headache period. Maybe, your best approach is to use a medication or otc prep to prevent the entire syndrome. ...Read more

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Is moodiness nornal while taking lithium? (1month & a wk)

Is moodiness nornal while taking lithium? (1month & a wk)

Maybe at first: Lithium is typically used to treat mood disorders - either bipolar disorder or as a add on for major depression. Like most psychiatric medications the onset of benefit may take several weeks. After a few weeks with the appropriate dose - then mood symptoms should decrease. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Cyclical mood changes?

Cyclical mood change: Changes in the emotional states of mind, shifting typically without regard for external circumstances. Shifts typically polarized somewhere from Seriously depressed/down, to manic. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my mood changes so dramatically depending on seasons?

SAD: Seasonal affective Disorder, or SAD, is a real depressive illness believe to be controlled by a lack if exposure to sunlight during the fall and winter months. There are actual natural light lamps you can sit in front if as therapy, that help to modify the effects, and quite impressively ...Read more