Binge eating disorder is a condition in which you regularly eat large amounts of food within a couple of hours or less (a binge).
Depression in Children and Teens - Treatment Overview
Treatment for depression in young people is similar to treatment for depression in adults and includes counseling and medications.
Depression: Supporting Someone Who Is Depressed
If someone you care about has been diagnosed with depression,you may feel helpless. Maybe you're watching a once-vibrant person slide into inactivity or seeing a good friend lose interest in activities that he or she used to enjoy. The change in your loved one's or friend's behavior may be so great that you feel you no longer know him or her.
Overcoming Frustration and Anger - Health Tools
Health Tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health.Actionsets are designed to help people take an active role in managing a health condition. Grief: Coping With Grief
Differences Between ADHD and Bipolar Disorder in Children - Topic Overview
Bipolar disorder in children and teens and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) share some similar characteristics. It is possible for a child to have both conditions,but certain characteristics help distinguish one from the other: Comparing symptoms of bipolar disorder and ADHD Symptoms of bipolar disorder Symptoms of ADHD The child throws violent,destructive temper tantrums that ...
Mood-Stabilizing Medicines for Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia
Drug details for Mood-stabilizing medications for bipolar disorder.
Symptoms of Schizophrenia - Topic Overview
There are several types of schizophrenia. The most common type is paranoid schizophrenia. Paranoid schizophrenia People with paranoid schizophrenia have frightening thoughts and hear threatening voices. This causes them to act afraid or to argue with other people. Sometimes they attack other people or objects in their surroundings because they are afraid of them. This type of schizophrenia ...
Overcoming Frustration and Anger - Topic Overview
If you struggle with frustration and anger related to trauma or loss,you may try to hide your feelings in the hope that they will go away. Unfortunately,intense feelings must be recognized and dealt with; they don't just go away on their own. You may become angry and blame others for what has happened,even though it is not their fault. This is called displaced anger. You may get angry with ...
Anorexia Nervosa - Topic Overview
Anorexia is one of the most common eating disorders.
Panic Attacks and Panic Disorder - Treatment Overview
Learn about medication and other treatment for panic disorder.