CONDITIONS 2017-10-04T11:38:02+00:00

 Treated Conditions

2017-10-13T12:04:34+00:00

Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic Brain Injury Traumatic brain injury (TBI), a form of acquired brain injury, occurs when a sudden trauma causes damage to the brain. TBI can result when the head suddenly and violently hits an object, or when an object pierces the skull and enters brain tissue.  Symptoms of [...]

2017-10-09T23:51:03+00:00

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia  Schizophrenia is a chronic and severe mental disorder that affects how a person thinks, feels, and behaves. People with schizophrenia may seem like they have lost touch with reality. Although schizophrenia is not as common as other mental disorders, the symptoms can be [...]

2017-10-13T11:59:34+00:00

ADHD

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD) Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a brain disorder marked by an ongoing pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity that interferes with functioning or development. Inattentionmeans a person wanders off task, lacks persistence, has difficulty sustaining focus, and is disorganized; and these problems [...]

2017-10-27T12:44:38+00:00

BREAST IMPLANT ILLNESS

BREAST IMPLANT ILLNESS Three-hundred thousand women will get breast implants this year, making it the number one cosmetic surgery in the U.S. Research shows the typical breast implant patient has high self-esteem and good mental health, higher and better than the general population. According [...]

2017-10-27T11:14:50+00:00

DEPRESSION

What is Depression? Depression is a mental health disorder characterized by persistently depressed mood or loss of interest in activities, causing significant impairment in daily life. The persistent feeling of sadness or loss of interest that characterizes major depression can lead to a range [...]

2017-10-13T11:54:35+00:00

PTSD

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) PTSD is a disorder that develops in some people who have experienced a shocking, scary, or dangerous event. It is natural to feel afraid during and after a traumatic situation. Fear triggers many split-second changes in the body to [...]

2017-10-04T11:19:25+00:00

ANXIETY DISORDER

Anxiety Disorders Researchers are finding that genetic and environmental factors, frequently in interaction with one another, are risk factors for anxiety disorders. Specific factors include: Shyness, or behavioral inhibition, in childhood Being female Having few economic resources Being divorced or widowed Exposure to stressful [...]