Social anxiety disorder can be treated with medication, psychotherapy, or both. A number of medications originally prescribed for the treatment of depression are now being used to treat anxiety disorders. They are selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and monoamine oxidase inhibitors. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors act on the brain on a chemical messenger called serotonin; they tend to have fewer side effects than older antidepressants. Monoamine oxidase inhibitors are the oldest of the antidepressant medications; phenelzine, the most commonly prescribed MAOI, is helpful for people with panic disorder and social anxiety disorder.
If antidepressants do not work for the patient there are other clincal trial pills that a patients could also take for mild to moderate depression. The University of Vermont’s Emily Tarleton researched a clinical trial for an over the counter magnesium pill. “Consumption of magnesium chloride for six weeks resulted in a clinically significant improvement in measures of depression and anxiety symptoms” (Nachbur). This treatment relieved the patients symptoms, some as early as two weeks. This pill is a more natural approach if the patient would not like to take the prescribed
By taking birth control pills, it can make migraines less common or stop them completely, they did for me. Not only does it help with a simple migraine, but it helps prevent polycystic ovarian syndrome. This syndrome is brought on by an irregular menstrual cycle and hormone imbalance . Coincidently, birth control helps with both causes and can act as a preventive medication for polycystic ovarian syndrome. Birth control is both beneficial for your body and a preventive measure for unplanned
Hormone replacement therapy is used to relieve symptoms of menopause, to relief osteoporosis and to avoid urogenital atrophy and it can be applied by via oral, transdermal, injection, subdermal implants and vaginal preparations. The benefit of short-term HRT is the relief of symptoms, such as hot flashes, night sweats, palpitations, headaches and lower urinary tract problems, depression, sleep difficulties, mood changes and psychological symptoms, while the benefits of long-term were the prevention of osteoporosis and cardiovascular diseases. The disadvantages were minor side effects, such as headaches, nausea, fluid retention, acne, condolences stomach and breast pain, and serious side effects, such as increase the risk of developing breast cancer, endometrial cancer, ovarian cancer, stroke, hypertension, thromboembolism and gallbladder diseases. Although hormone replacement therapy is the only treatment against the symptoms of menopause, it needs to be controlled due to the numerous disadvantages that HRT treatment could bring with short and long-term usage. In the future, it would be good to start looking for other healthier alternatives for women who do not need urgent treatment.
Bradykinesia, a disease that could ruin your life. This disease causes a person to gain, slow movements, and even freeze up sometimes (Medical.net). Bradykinesia causes a person to lose dopamine in parts of their brain. When you lose dopamine in the brain it causes you to slowly gain the symptoms of this disease (HealthLine). Even though there are many setbacks to having bradykinesia, it can be helped slow down and stop some of the symptoms.
This is partially due to posttraumatic stress disorder as a more recent addition to the DSM, having been added in 1978 to the third edition, though research on PTSD treatments is optimistic. For example, a study involving 37 female rape survivors conducted to find the effects of cognitive processing therapy on PTSD related cognitions and other symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder partially supported symptom reduction among participants for this therapy. This research can and will be built upon by randomized controlled trials, meta-analyses, and future
There are two main treatments behavioral treatment and medications. Behavioral treatment helps addicts change unhealthy ways of thinking, counseling and sometimes psychotherapy. Medication treatment might sound wrong, why give them other prescribed drugs?. The addict suffers withdrawals symptoms and to help them stop using opioids, we supply them with other none dangerous drugs which close to the same effect. Treatment is possible, we just gotta reduce the epidemic among our young
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Cannibis has been shown to reduce the nausea cancer patients experience when treated with chemotherapy. Also, multiple sclerosis patients that were administered marijuana said that it helped with muscle spasms and pain. Clinical trials show that some mental illness patients, specifically ones with schizophrenia, are calmed and have less severe symptoms when introduced to marijuana. People who have battled an illness their whole lives can now find relief from their suffering. In her article,