What is insight?

Understanding. Some synonyms for insight are "understanding" or "intuition." i'll assume that your question was prompted by an encounter with clinical psychiatry. A patient's understanding of his mental illness is evaluated by exploring his explanation of the problem and his understanding of the treatment options.

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I'm considering egg donation. What is your insight on the aftermath of the procedure? I've done some research and it sounds painful and risky.

Complications occur. It's true that harvesting eggs for donation can be "painful and risky." Complications occur in 1-2 women out of 100 who undergo the procedure. The process of preparing your body also is time-consuming and involves some health risks. I suggest you review Stanford University's web site on The Egg Donor Information Project which is an overview of the entire process, including the financial aspects. Read more...

My daughter doesn't take a bowel movement and she eat up everything insight. What could be wrong she's only 1.?

Maybe nothing. It is normal to poop every day to every other day. Look at her diet. If she eats a lot of dairy or bananas in particular that can bind her a little. "p" fruits make us poop. Peach, pear, plum, prune, pineapple, papaya, pumpkin, peas, and pomegranate. If continues talk to your pediatrician about it. Read more...

3 degenerative discs in lumber. One nearly bone on bone. Very healthy active 55 yr old Looking at Stem Cell Therapy. Any insight?, what is my chance of having it work and for how long?

State of the art. We receive frequent inquiries about stem cells, but the research is not convincing or productive at this point. In your case, we now have artificial disks, and platelet rich injections available, besides a series of nerve blocks, especially medial branch blocks, but I cannot advise what is best for you. A neurosurgeon can help guide this. Read more...