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    Autism Spectrum Disorder is affiliated with The Autism Speaks organization is dedicated to raising awareness and helping both those who suffer from autism and their families. This website discusses various issues related Autism and Autism Advocacy.Contains FAQs and welcomes guest posts! - 7-Jan-2015 - Hits: 53 - Rate This | Details
    Avoidant Personality Disorder/Anxiety Support
    AvPD Avoidant Personality Disorder, APD Social Phobia, (GAD)General and Social Anxiety Support.Encouragement and Discussion for those w/ Avoidant Personality Disorder AvPD, Social Anorexia, Phobia-Anxiety, Loneliness, PTSD, Highly Sensitive, Panic, Agoraphobia, Shy or Introverted, Schizoid tendencies, OCD's, Isolation, depression related to Avoidance and those who feel uncomfortable in Social or Workplace settings. - 18-Feb-2007 - Hits: 207 - Rate This | Details
    Insomnia Disorder Symptoms
    A description of symptoms related to Primary Insomnia, is difficulty initiating or maintaining sleep, or nonrestorative sleep, occurring at least 3 nights per week for at least 3 months despite adequate opportunity for sleep. The sleep disturbance does not occur exclusively during the course of another, more predominant, sleep disorder, such as Narcolepsy, Breathing-Related Sleep Disorder, Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder, or a Parasomnia. - 1-Jun-2000 - Hits: 780 - Rate This | Details
    Narcolepsy Symptoms
    A description of symptoms related to Narcolepsy, irresistible attacks of refreshing sleep that occur daily over at least 3 months. Narcolepsy generally produces cataplexy, which most commonly presents as brief episodes (seconds to minutes) of sudden, bilateral loss of muscle tone precipitated by emotions, typically laughing and joking. Individuals are awake and aware during cataplexy. - 1-Jun-2000 - Hits: 649 - Rate This | Details
    Rumination Disorder Symptoms
    The essential feature of Rumination Disorder is the repeated regurgitation and rechewing of food that develops in an infant or child after a period of normal functioning and lasts for at least 1 month. Partially digested food is brought up into the mouth without apparent nausea, retching, disgust, or associated gastrointestinal disorder. The food is then either ejected from the mouth or, more frequently, chewed and reswallowed. - 3-Jun-2000 - Hits: 688 - Rate This | Details
    Specific Phobia Symptoms
    A description of symptoms related to Specific Phobia, intense, irrational fears of certain things or situations. Specific phobias strike more than 1 in 10 people. Marked and persistent fear that is excessive or unreasonable, cued by the presence or anticipation of a specific object or situation (e.g., flying, heights, animals, receiving an injection, seeing blood). - 2-Jun-2000 - Hits: 548 - Rate This | Details
    Symptoms of Nightmare Disorder
    A description of symptoms related to Nightmare Disorder, repeated awakenings from the major sleep period or naps with detailed recall of extended and extremely frightening dreams, usually involving threats to survival, security, or self-esteem.
    On awakening from the frightening dreams, the person rapidly becomes oriented and alert (in contrast to the confusion and disorientation seen in Sleep Terror Disorder and some forms of epilepsy). - 1-Jun-2000 - Hits: 939 - Rate This | Details