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I'm suffering from pyrophobia?

I'm suffering from pyrophobia?

Treatable: Whether or not you know why you are so afraid of being burned or killed in a fire, today there are talking-doing treatments that reprogram your brain so this will stop interfering with your life. You owe it to yourself to be treated, and the discomfort of having sought treatment will be far less than having this get worse and prevent you from enjoying life & being productive. ...Read more

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Could people who suffer from asperger's syndrome usually suffer from severe anxiety?

Could people who suffer from asperger's syndrome usually suffer from severe anxiety?

Anxiety and Asperger: Yes, a person who has asperger's syndrome can have all the mental health issues as anyone else. They may be more prone to anxiety because they have trouble with social relationships and social cues (being able to read others intentions and meaning). Seeking assistance for anxiety may include social groups lead by a therapist, use of medications, and others. ...Read more

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Can people who suffer from asperger's syndrome usually suffer from severe anxiety?

Can people who suffer from asperger's syndrome usually suffer from severe anxiety?

Many have anxiety!: Individuals with asperger's, by the very nature of their difficulties, are more prone to rejection, misunderstanding, and misinterpretation of their actions. Consequently, they are more vulnerable to develop emotional problems, such as depression and anxiety. ...Read more

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Suffering from pulptation?

Suffering from pulptation?

Palpitations?: I don't know what pulptation is but I am wondering if you mean palpitations. If you have unusual feeling with heart beats then consider medical evaluation as well as reducing stress, smoking cessation, & reduced use of caffeine and alcohol. ...Read more

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How many people suffer from migraines?

How many people suffer from migraines?

WHO organization: According to WHO (World Health Organization). Half to three quarters of the adults aged 18–65 years in the world have had headache in the last year and among those individuals, more than 10% have reported migraine. Hope it helps. ...Read more

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What number of people suffer from haphephobia?

What number of people suffer from haphephobia?

Absolute numbers?: Couldn't tell you, but it's pretty rare. Some people are born hating to be touched or any physical contact, others acquire it after experiencing a trauma like sexual assault. Sheldon on " The Big Bang Theory" admits to haphephobia. ...Read more

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Anybody recoverd from autophobia?

Anybody recoverd from autophobia?

Yes: I'm assuming you are referring to a fear of being alone and not the anxiety when faced with heavy traffic. "autophobia" is often accompanied by feeling unloved and unlovable. Depression and/or anxiety may be the cause. Individual psychotherapy can help. A psychiatrist can help determine if you need mediction. ...Read more

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I suffer from acute sleep disorder?

I suffer from acute sleep disorder?

Acute sleep disorder: Any sudden onset sleep disturbance should merit questions of what just happened in your life, or is there a possible organic cause. Good to see your primary care doc first, then if needed see a Psychologist or Physician expert in sleep disorders. See this book regarding resolving troubling dreams very rapidly. ...Read more

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Suffering from piles?

Suffering from piles?

Hemorrhoids: Dr conway addressed medical solutions. Here are some tips to help you feel more comfortable. It is important not to make hemorrhoids worse. Cleaning off after a bowel movement should be gentle. Pre-moistened towlettes can be used to dab the anus. Don’t wipe/rub. Pat the anus dry after cleaning. Avoid using harsh soaps that contain dyes or aromas. Cotton underwear is helpful as it absorbs moisture. ...Read more

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I suffer from extreme anxiety and panic disorde?

I suffer from extreme anxiety and panic disorde?

Anxiety: Start with your primary care physician to do the initial workup, then make referral to a counselor for therapy, & a psychiatrist for medication evaluation & management. ...Read more

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Im suffering from OCD of contamination..Please helo?

Im suffering from OCD of contamination..Please helo?

See psychiatrist: Psychiatrists can help with issues like this, mostly through appropriately prescribed medications. However, you'll also need to work with a psychologist skilled in cognitive behavioral therapy as well as exposure & response prevention. For more info & how you can help yourself in addition to working with doctors: http://www.Helpguide.Org/mental/obsessive_compulsive_disorder_ocd.Htm. ...Read more

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What percent of retired people suffer from chronic sleep disorders?

What percent of retired people suffer from chronic sleep disorders?

Great question: Sleep is one third of our life time the answer is probably on the cdc website best educted guess is 25%. ...Read more

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What percentage of people suffer from eating disorders?

What percentage of people suffer from eating disorders?

7%: 7% of us population suffers from eating disorders. Ref: http://www.Anad.Org/get-information/about-eating-disorders/eating-disorders-statistics/. ...Read more

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Could anyone suffer from two or more anxiety disorders?

Could anyone suffer from two or more anxiety disorders?

Possible: Anxiety can be experienced in very different forms: i always ask patients the following: worries , sensations, actions. ...Read more

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Can you suffer from epilepsy as well as suffer from panic disorder?

Can you suffer from epilepsy as well as suffer from panic disorder?

Yes: Many patients who have epilepsy have panic attacks and other spells that are not epileptic. It is traumatic to have true seizures; that makes people more anxious about benign sensations that normal people ignore. It is sometimes hard to be sure if a spell is anxiety or epilepsy, but this needs to be carefully decided because one doesn't want to take more anti-seizure medication for panic. ...Read more

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Can you suffer from bouts of melancholia?

Can you suffer from bouts of melancholia?

Yes: Melancholia is an old term for depression and depression is unfortunately often recurrent and chronic. ...Read more

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Could you suffer from post traumatic stress disorder from watching a movie?

Could you suffer from post traumatic stress disorder from watching a movie?

Not usually, but: If it impinges on existing past trauma you have experienced, you may have symptoms of hypervigilance, extreme anxiety, exaggerated startle, crying spells, etc. Some movies are very violent, and revive previous memories -- or are terrifying on their own. Having a trauma response be protracted from this -- rather than acute and gradually dissipating -- is rare though. ...Read more

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How many people suffer from pseudotumor cerebri?

How many people suffer from pseudotumor cerebri?

Pseudotumor cerebri: Pseudotumor cerebri is a relatively common neurologic illness and may be an important preventable cause of blindness in obese young women. As far as incidence i would imagine 1 per 100, 000 to as many as 13 in 100, 000 based on the abstracts. ...Read more

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