Understanding The Link Between Phobias And Fatal Heart Disease
Having a phobia may increase ones likelihood of developing fatal heart disease say researchers. A new study shows // this is true for women with phobic anxieties including the fear of crowded places, heights or going outside.
Studies in the past have suggested psychosocial factors such as emotio...
Human Hormone Cortisol Could Be Used For Treating Phobias
Phobia is an anxiety disorder characterised by extreme and irrational fear of simple things or social situations. Psychologists do not know exactly what causes this. //
To overcome this scientists have developed a new treatment, which is still in the trial stage.
The remedy developed by a...
Dr. Robert L. Williamson III Once Again Selected As One of America's Top Dentists
...ts that may otherwise be overlooked.
"My goal is to help every patient achieve a beautiful smile, regardless of challenges they may face with phobias
or finances. I believe that it is our passionate commitment to every individual patient that has led to our designation as one of America's top dentis...
PHR: After Senate Report, Psychologists Who Tortured Must Be Held to Account
... These techniques include:
beating sexual and cultural humiliation forced nakedness exposure to extreme temperatures exploitation of phobias
sleep deprivation sensory deprivation and sensory overload prolonged isolation threats of imminent harm
Physicians for Human Rights has...
Whoopi Goldberg Conquers Fear of Flying Courtesy of Sir Richard Branson and Thought Field Therapy
...ercome roller coaster fears, in Disneyland, live on their show.
Dr. Callahan, founder and developer of Thought Field Therapy (TFT) has been curing phobias
including the fear of flying for decades. He is a licensed clinical psychologist and author of numerous books. His first best seller was the Five Mi...
Gene Variant Tied to Cocaine-Induced Paranoia
... Finding may shed light on physiology of phobias
in general, study suggests
WEDNESDAY, March 4 (HealthDay News) -- Genetic variants that increase cocaine addicts' risk of paranoia have be...
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Free Guide to Remaining Calm During Stressful Times from Harvard Medical School
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Alcohol Use and Abuse
Urgent need for research into the best treatment for medication overuse headaches
...Chisinau. He reports that a clinical study of chronic migraine patients found that the two-thirds who did not have MOH expressed significantly greater phobias
about the effects of drugs. Because of this they used fewer drugs than the third of patients who did have MOH.
Limited clinical data suggests tha...
How Clipping Pet Parrot's Wings May Violate Their Animal Rights
...ng pet owners.
This lack of physical ability to fly and exercise is causing thousands
of pet parrots to pluck out their feathers, develop irrational phobias
have an inability to tolerate stress and or change in their environments.
This is why 1 in 4 parrots purchased this year will be abandoned or
Phobias in Medical Dictionary
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Phobias in Biological News
End in sight for the dreaded dentist drill
... reduce the need for drilling and filling, writes Patrick Walter in SCI's Chemistry & Industry (C&I) magazine.
Drilling is one of the top dental phobias
and puts thousands of people off visiting their dentist every year.
The new technology, which may be available in dental surgeries in five years f...
Nationwide Children's Hospital involved in expanded access program for treatment of PKU
... accumulate in the blood and are toxic to the brain, potentially causing brain damage that can result in severe mental retardation, seizures, tremors, phobias
and general mental and behavioral decline. The only way that PKU patients can manage their disorder is by monitoring their daily intake of Phe; howeve...
Animal brains 'hard-wired' to recognize predator's foot movements, Queen's study suggests
...in terms of disguising the ballistic component in its locomotion, he adds.
"Our finding might also provide an explanation for seemingly irrational phobias
towards animals that don't fit the ballistic movement pattern of a proposed 'life detector'," he says. "Snakes, insects and spiders, or birds can gene...