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  • Hoarding

    Hoarding is an anxiety disorder. A person with this disorder is unable to get rid of things, even things of no value. These could include newspaper clippings, old receipts, containers, even trash. A person diagnosed with this disorder goes to an extreme to save

  • Opioid Addiction

    Opioids are a type of medicine often used to help relieve pain. They work by lowering the number of pain…

  • Teeth Grinding (Bruxism)

    Teeth grinding, also called bruxism, is the conscious or unconscious grinding of teeth that happens most often in children.

  • Panic Disorder

    Panic disorder is a condition in which a person has episodes of intense fear or anxiety that occur suddenly, often…

  • Social Phobia

    Social phobia, also called social anxiety disorder, is a fear of being judged, embarrassed, or rejected by others.

  • Different Types of Mental Health Treatment

    Mental illness is a common health problem. Many types of treatment are available.

  • Teens and Stress: Who Has Time For It?

    It’s easy for teens to feel stressed. Learn ways to cope with stress and what you can do if you’re…

  • Warning Signs of Mental Illness

    Learn the warning signs of mental illness, so that you or someone you know can get help.

  • Mass Psychogenic Illness

    Mass psychogenic illness is when people in a group start feeling sick at the same time, but there is no…

  • How to Safely Take Antidepressants

    There are many types of antidepressants. It is important to work with your doctor to find the one that is…

  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder

    Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is ongoing anxiety that can disrupt your day-to-day life. With treatment, people with GAD can get…

  • Helping Children Deal With Their Fears

    Childhood fears are common. It’s important to recognize when your child is upset and help them deal with their…

  • Menopause

    Menopause is when a woman’s menstrual periods permanently end. It happens because, as a woman ages, her ovaries make fewer…

  • Anaphylaxis

    Anaphylaxis is a life-threatening allergic reaction that requires immediate medical attention.

  • Grieving: Facing Illness, Death, and Other Losses

    Grief is a person’s normal, healthy response to a loss. It is different for everyone and includes both emotional and…

  • Heart Attack

    A heart attack happens when there is an artery blockage that prevents enough oxygen from getting to the heart. This…

  • Post-traumatic Stress After a Traffic Accident

    Learn about post-traumatic stress after a car accident and how your doctor can help you deal with it

  • Caregiving: Care for Yourself While Caring for Others

    Caregivers provide care for people with chronic medical conditions. It’s a challenging job, so caregivers also need to take care…

  • Balancing Work and Caregiving

    Caring for a loved one while working outside the home can be a challenging balancing act. Talk to your employer,…

  • Caregiver Stress

    Caregivers provide care for people with chronic medical conditions. It can be challenging, and they often experience stress and get…