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What Does It Mean When Sb Stutter While They Are Nervous
Ask a Psychologist: Codependency is a behavior a person experience when they do not allow another person to experience the negative consequences of their own choices or acts. People that are excessively pleasing towards others or people who feel guilty for what others are experiencing. Examples are: mothers and their alcoholic, drug addicts, abusive or lazy sons or daughters; wives of alcoholics or drug addicts. ...Read more
I heard one can stunt their growth if they are overly sleep deprived. What exactly does this mean?
Totally Greek to me: Good evening. I am a neurologist and I must admit the term you are using is COMPLETELY FOREIGN to me...I even tried looking at it phonetically in case you had miswritten something....you got me scratchin' my head. Can you provide more detail? Is this from a report? You may write me a note and I'll be happy to investigate it for you: www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi Upload report to me please. ...Read more
Over-inflation: If air gets in (inhaling) but cannot get out (exhaling) as well, the lungs can become over-inflated, like a balloon with extra air blown into it. When both lungs are affected the same way, it can be called "bilateral hyperinflation" or "hyperation". On a chest xray, the lungs look dark or black. This is a description, not a diagnosis or condition. Asthma, COPD and virus infections often cause it. ...Read more
Does this fit?: Anxiety symptoms can include feeling nervous or irritable, muscle tension (especially in neck, shoulders & back), poor quality or minimal sleep, lack of concentration & easy fatiguability. Lump in throat or butterfly in stomach sensation can occur. Sometimes the worst thing about anxiety is the just not being able to put your finger on the reason that you feel that way. ...Read more
"Brain fog": You'd have to ask the specific person who says it, to be sure. Many people who use this term say they feel confused, have a bad memory, go into a room and forget why they're there, can't make decisions, feel overwhelmed when posed with thinking tasks, etc. Some (not all) people using this term may have chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia, or are receiving chemotherapy ("chemo brain"). ...Read more
Disruptor?: The endocrine system regulates all biological processes in the body by producing hormones. "hormone" or "endocrine disruptors" are substances that interfere with the synthesis, secretion, transport, binding, action, or elimination of natural hormones in the body that are responsible for development, behavior, fertility, and maintenance homeostasis. There are environmental substances that can do so. ...Read more
Sleep Bradycardia: It is not unusual to see a heart rate in the thirties during sleep. This is likely a normal finding, unless you have other symptoms while awake (such as dizziness, lightheadednesss, or passing out) or other disease states, like sleep apnea. In either case, your physician can help you determine if there are any other concerns. ...Read more
Red eyes: Typically, red eyes are seen in infectious conjunctivitis (bacterial or viral), and allergic conjunctivitis. A child who rubs red eyes may be doing so because they are itchy, which would indicate allergy. Other clues would be discharge (clear or colored). Differentiating between the two is important as the treatment is different. ...Read more
B12 deficiency: occurs when intake of B 12 is inadequate, such as a strict vegan diet, or when absorption is impaired. Impaired absorption can occur if the intestine is diseased such as in Crohn's disease or a key cofactor is absent as in Pernicious anemia. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
What does it mean when you have anxiety when you can't control people or situations? What kind of anxiety is it?
Mission impossible: Undertaking to control either people or situations is a 'mission impossible"! the frustration or anxiety that results is unavoidable until you find a realistic goal. Cbt therapy might help to understand your well-intended and common confusion. Mindfulness meditation can be helpful. You'll redirect your efforts toward things you can effect. It involves awareness and acceptance and it works. Best! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Abnormal: Liver enzymes are found in the liver cells. If the cells are injured, the enzymes leak into the blood and the blood level increases. This can mean there is injury to the liver (hepatitis). These enzymes are also found in muscle, so heavy exercise (body builders) can have elevated levels as well. If your enzymes are elevated, it is abnormal and further testing should be done. See your doctor. ...Read more
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