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Doctor insights on: Symptoms Of Obsession

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I feel that I have obsession especially when it come to health.if I feel any slight symptom I got afraid and I feel weak or sick.

I feel that I have obsession especially when it come to health.if I feel any slight symptom I got afraid and I feel weak or sick.

Acute Anxiety: Feel Blessings of 3 Million Air Sacs in your lungs due to which you have Breath of Life every 4 seconds. Do not think a lot about “any slight symptom I got afraid and I feel weak or sick” Focus on-BREATH IS LIFE! Repeat 10 times Become Captain of your Obsessions, not VICTIM Discuss with Psychiatrist: •Diagnosis •Ativan or Xanax (alprazolam) •Therapy for Stress •Relaxation •Visual Imagery •Meditation ...Read more

Obsession (Definition)

Is a thought that recurs or persists despite efforts to ignore or confront them, seen ...Read more


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Can anxiety cause constant worrying and obsession over things? What are the symptoms of anxiety?

Can anxiety cause constant worrying and obsession over things? What are the symptoms of anxiety?

Anxiety symptoms: Symptoms of anxiety can include uncontrolled worrying, restlessness, increased muscle tension, irritability, problems with sleep & concentration as well as feeling tired. ...Read more

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Is sexual obsession a symptom of psychosis?

Is sexual obsession a symptom of psychosis?

No: Obsessions are not considered psychotic. Rather, they are recurrent and persistent thoughts that cause a lot of anxiety and distress. ...Read more

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Doctors say that I have anxiety. I have no fears or obsessions. All bothering me about anxiety is its episodic physical symptoms. Is that possible?

Yes: Anxiety often presents with physical symptoms- muscle tension, digestive problems, sleep problems are common. People can also experience panic attacks that often include racing heart, heart palpitations, sweating, and shortness of breath. ...Read more

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How can you forget an obsession?

How can you forget an obsession?

Therapy: Although you may improve spontaneously chances are you need help managing this symptom with cognitive behavioral therapy. There are some medications that would be a consideration as well depending on your severity and capacity to tolerate pharmacotherapy. There is help and you are not alone. Stay safe! ...Read more

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What can I do to stop my obsessions?

What can I do to stop my obsessions?

Psychotherapy?: Disturbing or bothersome obsessions or obsessive compulsive disorder can be treated with psychotherapy and or medication. Talk with your doctor. ...Read more

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I have an obsession with chewing ice?

I have an obsession with chewing ice?

Pica: Craving and chewing ice (pagophagia) is often associated with iron deficiency anemia. You first need to visit your pcp for a general medical check up and labs to rule that out. Iron def. Anemia means u r losing blood. It is quite frequent in young females when their menstrual periods r heavy. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is think about hurting others just obsession?

Is think about hurting others just obsession?

Not 'just' obsession: Such thoughts could be an obsession if they're frequent and hard to shake. Along with other thoughts or compulsive behaviors, they could be part of obsessive compulsive disorder (ocd). But not necessarily. And thoughts about hurting others can be potentially dangerous, and/or reflect great anger. If this happens a lot or is scary, the person should consult a mental health professional. ...Read more

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Obsession is a tendency or chronic disorder ?

Obsession is a tendency or chronic disorder ?

A symptom: Obsessions, in the technical psychiatric sense, are recurrent and persistent thoughts (impulses, images), that are intrusive and inappropriate, and cause a lot of anxiety or distress. These thoughts are not simply about real-life problems. They can be a symptom of a mental disorder if coupled with other symptoms like repetitive behaviors to neutralize them. See your doctor if you are concerned. ...Read more