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Symptoms Of Attention Seeking
Please answer! what mental illness has symptoms of over attachment and attention seeking behavior?
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
Attention seeking: Be professional and explain the clinical status in clear and firm language and be consistent with the language. ...Read more
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
Not a side effect: Consult with prescribing physician- you may have some different disorder. ...Read more
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
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