Disorders & Conditions

Caffeine Withdrawal

Caffeine withdrawal syndrome may develop after the abrupt cessation of (or substantial reduction in) prolonged daily caffeine ingestion. Headache is the hallmark symptom of caffeine withdrawal. However, other symptoms of...
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Specific Learning Disorder

This developmental disorder involves difficulties learning and using academic skills. “Specific Learning Disorder” has become the umbrella term for mathematics, reading, and written expression disorders in the updated DSM-5....
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Bipolar Disorder Symptoms

The defining symptom of bipolar disorder (also known as “manic depression”) is the presence of severe mood swings — episodes between feeling great highs to feeling great lows, including...
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Schizoid Personality Disorder Symptoms

Schizoid Personality Disorder is characterized by a long-standing pattern of detachment from social relationships. A person with schizoid personality disorder often has difficulty expression emotions and does so typically...
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Cyclothymic Disorder Treatment

Table of Contents Psychotherapy Medications Self-Help Psychotherapy There is no clear treatment of choice for this disorder. Either psychotherapy or medication can be tried first, or in conjunction with...
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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...
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