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Why do I feel like I have nosebleeds bad memory anxiety disorders mood swings what could it be?

Why do I feel like I have nosebleeds bad memory anxiety disorders mood swings what could it be?

Check it out!: Check with your primary physician. It might be worth having a scan to check out the source of the nose bleeds. Anxiety can cause all sorts of ancillary symptoms. The brain sends out sos signals to which the "ancient brain", the amygdylla responds in unique ways. There are also physical conditions that may have emotional components. ...Read more

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Mood (Definition)

Is how a patient says they feel, or how someone feels internally, versus how someone's mood appears, which is called "affect." if you say your mood is "happy, " and you appear to be so, we would say that your affect is congruent. If, however, you actually look really angry, we would say your mood is "happy" and ...Read more


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Why do I get mood swings with diabetes?

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Why do I get mood swings with diabetes?

Blood sugar?: Blood sugar too low? Also though there might be another cause for it apart from your diabetes (medications or psychological conditions) so best see your doctor ...Read more

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Why do I have constant mood swings ?

Why do I have constant mood swings ?

Diagnosis?: So many possible reasons: do you have the right diagnosis -- a medical condition like hormone imbalance, diabetes or hypoglycemia? A psychiatric problem like bipolar, borderline, anxiety, ptsd, drugs/alcohol? A lack of education or role models for coping strategies? Insomnia? You need providers you like and trust to help you sort these all out. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Why do I have such bad anxiety or feel lightheaded when I have to poop?

Why do I have such bad anxiety or feel lightheaded when I have to poop?

Force?: Do you use a great deal of force? By this I mean, do you tighten up your abdominal muscles and/or hold your breath? If so, it could account for your symptoms. ...Read more

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What do I do if I have really bad mood swings? Anything to take to help control those swings?

Please see a: Mental health professional. After diagnosis you may find psychological approaches or medicine helpful. First find out what is going on and then you can get help. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I have been experiencing very bad mood swings and depression.. Sometimes i feel like im going crazy what can I do?

U need to see U pcp: As soon as possible and if he has no opening go to the next er for evaluation , u seems to be in a lot distress . Good luck. ...Read more

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Why do I have dramatic and sudden mood swings and severe depression?

This can't be: diagnosed without a thorough psychiatric evaluation. Your symptoms suggest a mood disorder. Would encourage prompt assessment. ...Read more

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How can I tell if I have bad mood, dysthymia or depression?

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How can I tell if I have bad mood, dysthymia or depression?

Severity + Duration: Bad enough for long enough is how these diagnoses have been defined. When faced with a decision whether to seek medical attention, general tendency is for people to wait much beyond bad enough symptoms for far too long. Bad enough is defined as 2 symptoms for dysthymia, long enough is defined as 2 weeks for major depression. ...Read more

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Why is it that i hate myself, have horrible mood swings and have suicidal thoughts, but with uncontrollable happiness?

This warrants: A comprehensive psychiatric evaluation. It is important to rule in/ out a mood disorder. Mood disorders are treatable. If you are having thoughts about killing yourself when you get this, get seen at nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the national suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433). ...Read more

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Help me please?, i would like to ask why I have horrible mood swings, suicidal thoughts but also have uncontrollable, almost, dangerous happiness?

Mood swings: If you can't afford a therapist, please talk to your primary care provider right away. If you're feeling suicidal, call the national suicide prevention lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 right away. You need to speak to a live person. ...Read more

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Why do I have such low energy?

Why do I have such low energy?

Many reasons: Low energy can be due to diets high in sugar, too much caffeine, dehydration, not enough exercise, stress, poor sleep, and low hormones/vitamins. See your doctor for testing to make sure you are not low in vitamin b, d, ferritin, thyroid. If all that is normal you may need to speak with someone about your hormone levels which can be fluctuating at your age. ...Read more

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Hi . Im 18 and is it normal to have mood swings ? I feel really low and i think i have depression as i also self harm . Can i get antidepressents?

Yes: if you have thoughts of harming yourself you probably have a psychiatric condition needing a doctor.see a psychiatrist--it is very important you do so. ...Read more

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What are the risks if i stop taking tomifen I have bad mood swings i just don't feel like myself?

What are the risks if i stop taking tomifen I have bad mood swings i just don't feel like myself?

It depends: Although withdrawal from tomifen is not uncommon having bad mood swings from that is uncommon. Do you have pre-existing depressive disorder? If so, you may need to talk to your doctor about going on an antidepressant for a few months. ...Read more

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Why do I feel like i'm dreaming and I have poor eyesight?

Why do I feel like i'm dreaming and I have poor eyesight?

More information: Try posting your question again with additional specifics. Online, it is difficult to determine why you feel like you are dreaming. Are you lightheaded? Are you having concurrent dimming or blurred vision? If so call your pcp or go the er immediately. It doesn't hurt to contact a medical professional in your area. ...Read more

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Why do I get such bad headaches during my period?

Why do I get such bad headaches during my period?

Hormones: Hormonal changes are an important factor for migraine headaches. Migraines often become worse during menses. Some people have other kinds of headaches during their menses. ...Read more

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How can I know if I have depression or just one of those bad days or mood swings?

How can I know if I have depression or just one of those bad days or mood swings?

Depressive episode: In order to qualify for "major depressive disorder", which is a psychiatric illness rather than having a "bad day", you must first meet diagnostic criteria for depressive episode. By definition, it should last for at least 2 weeks. ...Read more

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What do I do about awful mood swings?

Assessment and treat: An old saying goes if you did not want to have mood swings, you made the first mistake - you were born human not a rock. While some mood fluctuations are part of being human when they are disruptive to sleep, health, relations, or funcitoning, they may be a symptoms of a mood or medical disorder. A medical assessment and psychiatric/clinical psychology assessment will lead to the best treatment. ...Read more

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How do you know if your pregnant? Been nausa, tired and having mood swings

How do you know if your pregnant? Been nausa, tired and having mood swings

Home pregnancy test: Your best bet is to take a home pregnancy test once you've missed your period by 1 week at least. Physicians' offices have ones that can detect pregnancy sooner, but more expensively. With these symptoms and your concern about them, it may be a good idea to check in with your physician anyway. ...Read more

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Emotional Instability (Definition)

Emotional instability is a clinical finding in which a person's mood either varies significantly over time between various emotions or a person frequently experiences a strong emotion like ...Read more


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Mood Changes (Definition)

Perhaps you are asking about severe and sudden changes in mood that do not correspond to the current situation? If so, this might indicate a ...Read more