Fragile X Syndrome

What is Fragile X Syndrome ? It is one of the major types of inherited mental retardation. Fragile X Syndrome is caused due to mutation or alteration of a particular that is passed down in families. Fragile X syndrome tends to affect individuals ...

ADD Symptoms in Children

ADD is an abbreviated form of Attention Deficit Disorder. In the current medical world, ADD is now known as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD. ADD is a behavioral disorder that is chronic in nature and is characterized by inattentiveness, ...

Selective Mutism – Symptoms, Treatment, Causes

Selective mutism is a type of anxiety disorder that is characterized by the inability of individuals, mostly children, to speak in certain situations or with certain people. Such individuals are normally capable of speech. Selective mutism ...

Derealization – Symptoms, Treatment, Causes

A person experiencing Derealization experiences a distortion of the reality of his or her environment. Derealization pertains to the sudden change in the perception of the outside world, wherein the person feels that the setting he or she is ...

Signs of an Abusive Relationship

Everybody must be aware of the signs of an abusive relationship so one can get out of it early on before one becomes a willing victim.   Relationship abuses are patterns of abusive behaviors that are used to obtain control over an intimate ...

Dissociative Identity Disorder Symptoms

Dissociative identity disorder symptoms are the telling signs associated with Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), or also known as multiple personality disorder. It is a mental illness that is characterized by two or more apparent personalities ...

Early Signs of Dementia

Occasional forgetfulness can still be considered normal even at old age. But when frequently having difficulties in remembering things, following conversations, and recalling names, it is no longer normal. These incidences can be considered ...

Asperger’s syndrome in adults-Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

Asperger’s syndrome is a pervasive neuro-developmental disorder that is characterized by deficits in language and communication, awkward social interactions and instable behavior. It is a part of the autism spectrum disorders and is considered ...

Bipolar Symptoms in Children

It is important to know bipolar symptoms in children so that the disorder can be addressed early on. Parents might go crazy over the many changes and behavioral issues they see in their kids. But it’s really hard to tell if these signs are ...

Positive symptoms of Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a mental health disorder causing the brain to become disorganized altering perception and ways of thinking and acting that manifest into abnormal ways of being. Schizophrenia symptoms are characterized into two main sections: ...
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