Top
10
Doctor insights on: Symptoms Of Attention Seeking

Share
1

1
Please answer! what mental illness has symptoms of over attachment and attention seeking behavior?

Please answer! what mental illness has symptoms of over attachment and attention seeking behavior?

Personality Disorder: Some personality disorders may cause a person to become overly attached to others, fear rejection and display attention seeking behavior. On the other hand, even normal people can display these symptoms under very stressful circumstances. ...Read more

2

2
If you have cancer, what signs or symptoms should you seek medical attention for?

If you have cancer, what signs or symptoms should you seek medical attention for?

Oncologist follow-up: The types of things that you should be looking out for will depend on the type of cancer that you have. An oncologist will be the best person to help you look out for certain signs or symptoms specific for you. ...Read more

3

3
I currently weigh 450lbs. I'm going to begin a long water fast while taking a daily multivitamin. What symptoms should I seek medical attention for?

I currently weigh 450lbs. I'm going to begin a long water fast while taking a daily multivitamin. What symptoms should I seek medical attention for?

Intention is good bu: You definitely need to loose weight ! but drastic measures are not always sustainable for long time ! it is better to change totally your habits and choices of food! it takes time to make " mental majeover"! but this change should be for rest of your life ! i suggest to consult your doctor prior to your dietary changes ! in the meantime cut carbohydrates and try to walk briskly 10 minutes a day ! ...Read more

4

4
What does a nurse do when a patient is non-complaint and attention seeking?

What does a nurse do when a patient is non-complaint and attention seeking?

Get help: This a difficult problem. Bring up the issue with the patient. If that doesn't work enlist the help of anyone that would be appropriate (patients family and friends). ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
What can a nurse do if a patient is non-compliant and attention seeking patient???

What can a nurse do if a patient is non-compliant and attention seeking patient???

Attention seeking: Be professional and explain the clinical status in clear and firm language and be consistent with the language. ...Read more

6

6
Is it true that when you say that you're not drunk when you deep, deep, DEEP down secretly know that you are is attention seeking!?

Is it true that when you say that you're not drunk when you deep, deep, DEEP down secretly know that you are is attention seeking!?

Briefly....: There are many reasons people turn to alcohol.Some are seeking escape, some are attempting to self-medicate ongoing psychosocial issues. Attention-seeking is a possible reason for a young person getting involved with alcohol. It is always best to seek out support (family, friends, or organizations) to help identify and cope with underlying issues causing someone to abuse alcohol. www.helpguide.org ...Read more

7

7
Why does risperdal make me much more attention seeking?

Why does risperdal make me much more attention seeking?

Not a side effect: Consult with prescribing physician- you may have some different disorder. ...Read more

8

8
Is someone who is open about their eating disorder is "attention seeking"?

Is someone who is open about their eating disorder is "attention seeking"?

No not at all: I think they are trying to get support and overcome a serious problem. Be supportive and encourage them to talk about their challenges. Help them in situations where food may be tempting them to eat improperly. ...Read more

9

9
Could it be accurate to say that borderline personality disorder the least attention-seeking cluster b personality disorder?

Could it be accurate to say that borderline personality disorder the least attention-seeking cluster b personality disorder?

Cluster b: All disorders within cluster b have social and interpersonal relationship conflicts as a part of the disorder. To say that one is less or more attention-seeking is not really a symptom, but more an individual difference. In my experience i've seen bpd patients who have been attention seeking (desperately so) and attention avoidant. ...Read more

10

10
Please help docs! is self harm always attention seeking behavior?

Please help docs! is self harm always attention seeking behavior?

No: "always" is never true in human behavior. Many people self-harm in private, and do not show their wounds to others. They may even hide them from their psychiatrists and therapists. ...Read more