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Stop Panic Attacks by Taking Control of Your Mind & Subliminal Messaging

You know you've got a panic attack when you experience dizzy spells, chest pains, sweating, or trembling in stressful situations. An occasional panic attack is understandable, everybody experiences it at sometime or the other, but if panicking is your natural reaction to most stressful situatio

Mindfulness and Present-Moment Living

Find out how mindfulness influences living in the present moment. Explore what mindfulness means and how to start your practice.

Bipolar Disorder: Helping Someone During a Manic Episode-Topic Overview

You may feel frustrated around a person with bipolar disorder who is having a manic episode. The high energy level can be tiring or even frightening. The person may also actually enjoy the mania and may not take medications,which can prolong the episode. In addition,the person may say and do ...

How to Get Rid of Performance Anxiety

You need to give an important product demonstration at work or you are playing in a band for the first time. Performance anxiety is part of being human. However, it can cripple you and stop you from doing what you really want to do. Athletes experience it. Musicians do, too. Almost everyone can desc

Understanding the Symptoms of a Panic Attack

There are more and more people suffering with panic and anxiety attacks than ever before. This is due to a number of factors; however, the primary factor for the exponential growth of panic disorders is that we are more and more exhausted. When we are tired, run down and overworked we are at our mos

Physical Effects of Alcohol on the Liver

While alcohol abuse affects all organs, the liver is most affected. The liver acts a filter, removing toxins from the body. All alcohol consumed must pass through the liver. In moderation, alcohol does not have a lasting unhealthy affect on the liver, but heavy drinking can damage the liver, causing

What Is the Cause of Anxiety Attacks?

You may experience anxiety attacks at the most inopportune times, such as when you are giving a sales pitch or during a family crisis. The causes of anxiety attacks include stress, health disorders and family history, and the symptoms can be managed with medications and counseling as directed by yo

Dementia Screening Within Assisted Living

There is now a self test out there for detecting dementia within its early stages. Having this test applied inside of assisted living facilities will have beneficial results.

A Living Article - Part 2

This installment will shed light on "How to lose weight," your "Ideal weight," "BMI or Body Mass Index," what prevents Weight Loss and what is in part, a major cause of obesity.The meaning of true food energy is also discussed.

ADHD Causes - Finding Answers

If you or your child has ADHD, you are not alone. It is estimated that approximately 10% of school aged children have the condition and an estimated 5% of adults.

Antipsychotics in Pregnancy Risky for Newborns

The FDA has issued a safety announcement notifying health care professionals that it has updated the pregnancy section of drug labels for the entire class of antipsychotic medications.

How to Stop Smoking Using Fake Cigarettes

Smoking cessation can be one of the most difficult tasks a person can take on during his lifetime. Many people smoke daily for decades despite the risks, realizing that it is very hard to quit when they must do so to safeguard their well-being. Fake cigarettes, however, are small cigarette look-a-li

OCD Forum - Finding the Right OCD Books

Have you ever gone to the bookstore or library and find that there are more books about OCD than there seems should be?There are a lot of people out there who have unique experiences with OCD and they feel the need just like I do to help other people who are where they used to be. Some authors howev