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Of all the related conditions, is bulimia one of the better or worse ones to have, in terms of effects on health and well-being?
It's not a contest: These are serious conditions. Having any of them is not healthy. Every individual is different, so the impact of a given disease varies from individual to individual. Concentrate on getting yourself better without comparing to others who may be "worse off, or better off.". ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Of all the related conditions, is chikungunya one of the better or worse ones to have, in terms of effects on health and well-being?
Does your intelligence decrease over time or can medical conditions affect clarity of the thought process?
Mind body : No doubt our health and medical well being impacts on cognition, attention, memory etc. Metabolic issues impact on the efficiency of the brain as do specific diseases, some temporarily and others through accumulated problems over time. Exercise, good sleep and diet, staying mentally active, and keeping good metabolic control, as well as avoiding too much alcohol is wise. Some meds can b problem. ...Read more
Of all the related conditions, is blocked tear duct one of the better or worse ones to have, in terms of effects on health and well-being?
Alcoholism: Alcoholism is frequently accompanied by depression, insomnia, suicidality, and anxiety. Sometimes another mental health disorder precedes the alcohol abuse. Social phobia can be a frequent problem in alcoholics; bipolar illness as well. In mania, sometimes an alcoholic in recovery will start drinking again, or abuse drugs too. Dual diagnosis programs are needed to help these people effectively. ...Read more
Yes: Emotional ups and down will affect your heart by different ways including activating the sympathetic nervous system and others neurotransmitters that deal with your heart. Chronically may permanently affect your heart. Look for help. Friends and family, your physician, god. In my life prayer have pulled me out of many emotional problems. I will pray for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the effects of lack of nutrition on the physical, intellectual, and social development of a child?
What is the future for person with schizophrenia in terms of nerve system, memory, or any other problems by age ?
Depends...: Early onset w/ insidious symptoms (gradual onset) & poor premorbid functioning (poor social skills & school performance, odd cognitions, psychomotor probs, ) predict worse outcomes & chronic probs. Ongoing medication is crucial in helping ppl function & adapt. Therapy is helpful but not as helpful as meds. Family support is important. Med side effects such as tardive & diabetes are a concern. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
There are many: adverse health effects of poor nutrition in children, such as poor growth, obesity, poor weight gain, more frequent infections, poor brain development, poor bone health, decreased ability to focus in school, decreased energy and therefore decreased ability to exercise enough/properly, among others. ...Read more
What are two ways the endocrine system directly impacts the functions of the cardiovascular system?
Many...: Via adrenaline it puts more stress on the heart, making it beat harder, stronger and faster. Nor-adrenaline causes the blood vessels to contract, raising the blood pressure. High Insulin levels, as in "pre-diabetes" cause the release of free fatty acids which damages the blood vessel walls, causing plaque formation. Cortisol and other hormones also have adverse effects. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are pyschologists/therapists affected by suicide of clients that they work with or is this part of the job?
What is the best way of handling depression and at the same time handling aggravations from being trapped by getting over brain surgery. ?
If a mother's and/or father's abuse of drugs or alcohol throughout their lifetimes affect the health of their children?
I agree, parents: Are role models for their children. They are learning to drink. In addition, their children are at high risk to either become alcoholics or marry one. There is also a strong hereditary factor which make the risk of becoming addicted higher. Sons of alcoholic fathers ; daughters of alcoholic mothers are at highest risk. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Higher risk of death: Poor circulation, as defined by a decreased ankle brachial index (abi), a test easily performed in the office by your doctor, increases the risk of death, heart attack, and stroke. The good news is that once diagnosed, medical management and lifestyle changes can help. The most important lifestyle change is to quit smoking immediately. ...Read more
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