Compulsive Hoarding Poses Safety and Psychological Risks
U-M experts say hoarding
can be treated with therapy if subjects are willing and motivated
ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Even though Elizabeth Nelson was raised in an upper-middle class suburb, she felt a deep sense of shame about her living conditions growing up.
The Inhumanity of Nothing: The Death of the Woman in the Kings County ER, Editorial by T. L. Kittle
... aren't stepping in to save them when they're
Currently, the health insurance companies are collecting money from the
American people and hoarding
the excess to themselves.
At first glance Esmin Green's death may seem to be due to poverty or
racism, but unfortunately it's not that simple. Her d...
Celebrities & Experts Join Forces to Help Prevent Elder Abuse by Giving Tips on Finding the Best Elder Care: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, June 15, 2008
...y: Predatory caregivers and crooked conservators -- Financial scam artists -- Neglectful nursing homes and generations living together -- Dangerous hoarding
disorders that pose health risks -- Michael Reagan's transformational experience with his father, former president Ronald Reagan and Alzheimer's ...
Hoarding can Endanger Lives, Says New Study
A sub-type of obsessive-compulsive disorder, hoarding
is the compulsion to collect and store items consi...a loss or other significant life event can trigger hoarding
behaviour may also be present in persons with deme...
Global avian flu database
... Organization; and David J. Lipman, director of the US National Center for Biotechnology Information.
Capua started a kind of a revolt against the hoarding
of bird flu virus data last March, when she put her own H5N1 sequence data into GenBank instead of in the protected database used by WHO-linked labs, ...
Fuel Price Hike Triggers Violent Protests In Nepal
... authorising its ministry of industry, commerce and supplies last week to take an appropriate decision, fuel sellers, anticipating a price hike, began hoarding
their stocks, creating an artificial crisis.
There have been long queues at petrol stations while shops selling cooking gas have been pleading s...
...sessive compulsive disorder ... How Common Is OCD ? ... Although OCD symptoms typically begin during the teenage years or early ... Compulsive hoarding
... It can in fact be quite excruciating, just like any form of OCD . ... when it is expressed through OCD , it may be that an instinctive ... C...
USGS news: August science picks
... Climate Change
Scientists studying climate change in the Southwestern United States are getting a helping hand or paw from ancient packrats. By hoarding
parts of plants and animals, such as seeds, leaves and bones in garbage piles, or "middens," these bushy-tailed rodents preserved crucial environmenta...