Category: Self Help

Many people are known to suffer from major depression, a common psychiatric disease. It is characterized by profound disturbance of mood that manifests itself in the form of low self esteem, sadness, sleep disturbance, lack of appetite, fatigue and loss …

A delusional disorder is a mental disease in which the affected person holds beliefs that are not real but they are just figment of imagination of the person. These untrue beliefs are considered and interpreted by the patient as real …

Fear of buttons in medical terminology is known as koumpounophobia. Although a rare phenomenon this type of fear does exist in some people. Fear of button occurs in ten out of one million people. A person suffering from this condition …

Disorganized schizophrenia is one of the 5 subtypes of schizophrenia. It is also known as hebephrenia. Schizophrenia is a mental disease in which the affected person has difficulty in understanding the reality. The three most primary symptoms of disorganized schizophrenia …

Psychic ability is an extraordinary power of mind. It is present in every individual but the only difference is that some people are in position to express it while in some this ability remains latent. Psychic ability is referred by …

Craving for sweets is one of the most important addictions among people all over the world. Sweet craving is present in children, teenagers as well as adults. Too much indulgence in sweet can lead to several ailments such as tooth …

In modern days stress is something that affects all of us. You may come across many people stressed and strained in their life. Some people very well manage stress in a healthy way, while some people turn towards unhealthy practices …

Hoarding disorder is a psychiatric illness in which the affected person collects and keeps items that in view of most people is worthless. Person finds it distressing to part or get rid of this useless possessions. He keeps on accumulating …

Nicotine as we all know is a drug present in tobacco. This is the drug that makes you addictive to cigarette smoking. Most smokers are aware of it, but still they do not like to quit smoking even if they …

Everyone sometime or the other engages in a bout of daydreaming. This type of fantasies occurs for a short while in everyone’s life at least once in a day. It is not abnormal or uncommon. In fact according to some …

Stress is one of the important factors in today’s world to affect health of a person. It can affect people of all ages and gender. While some amount of stress for a short period of time is beneficial to boost …

The term dyslexia is not a disease but it is a learning disability that is present since childhood and prevails in adulthood. Children as well as adult suffering from dyslexia find difficulty in certain learning skills such as writing, speaking, …

Dreams are part of our life. Everyone some time or the other might have dreams, may be a good dream or a frightening dream that may have awakened a person during nighttime. Dreams occur during the REM stage of our …

Situational depression is a form of depression that results after some traumatic event in a person’s life. You may have come across many people who feel sad, feared and hopeless after break up in relationship, death of friend or a …

Inferiority complex is a psychological state of mind where a person feels that other people whom he knows are better than him. It is a state of low self esteem. Since humans have all types of feeling, it is not …

Split personality disorder is a type of psychiatric disorder in which a person has two distinct and different types of personalities which control his behavior from time to time. Split personality was also called multiple personality disorder. But recently new …

A person’s personality is determined from group of his traits and behavior. Besides giving a separate identity to the individual, it helps him or her to adjust to various changes that take place in his environmental surrounding. Psychologically, there are …

Hallucinations are perceptions or feelings experienced by a person which in reality are absent. For example a person may see an image or hear voices which no one else can see or hear. Hallucination can affect all five senses. This …

Even if you have all the comforts, love and riches in life, you can still feel emotionally numb with emptiness towards life. In emotional numbness the person has a feeling of detachment from the world around him. For example you …

In modern life, living under stress has become a universal problem. It is not only a problem of adults, children as well as teens all experience stressful situations everyday in their life. According to psychologists stress is tension that last …