Adult ADHD

Adult ADHD can lead to challenges at work, in relationships and in other areas of your life. The right treatment can make a big difference.


Do you feel trapped in your own home? Do you worry about having a panic attack? Find out how agoraphobia can be treated.

Angelman syndrome

Antisocial personality disorder

Lying, manipulation and violence without remorse are hallmarks of antisocial personality disorder. Mental health treatment can help reduce some symptoms over time.

Binge-eating disorder

Bipolar disorder

Body dysmorphic disorder

With body dysmorphic disorder, you have an extremely negative body image and may have numerous cosmetic procedures, with little satisfaction.

Bulimia nervosa

Burning mouth syndrome

Burning mouth syndrome can feel as if you scalded your mouth with hot coffee. Treatment depends on the cause, which can be difficult to identify.

Child abuse

Childhood disintegrative disorder

Childhood disintegrative disorder is a developmental disorder characterized by normal development of at least two years, followed by loss of language, social and motor skills.

Compulsive gambling

Don't let gambling get out control. Review treatment strategies and coping skills for compulsive gambling.

Compulsive sexual behavior

Cyclic vomiting syndrome

Cyclic vomiting syndrome can last for hours or days and shares many triggers with migraines.

Cyclothymia (cyclothymic disorder)

Dissociative disorders

People with dissociative disorders escape their reality in involuntary, unhealthy ways, ranging from suppressing memories to assuming alternate identities. Recovery is possible.

Drug addiction

Factitious disorder

Generalized anxiety disorder

Headaches in children

Children of all ages experience headaches, but the causes aren't all the same. Here's how to help your child.

Hoarding disorder


Indigestion can ruin meals and make you feel uncomfortable. Take steps to prevent symptoms like upset stomach, bloating and pain.


Sleepless nights? Insomnia includes difficulty going to sleep, staying asleep or going back to sleep after you awaken. Insomnia may be temporary or chronic.

Intermittent explosive disorder

Mental health providers

Looking for a mental health provider but not sure where to start? Here are tips, questions to ask and issues to consider.

Migraine with aura

Migraine with aura is a usually severe headache that's accompanied by visual disturbances, such as flashes of light, zigzagging patterns or blind spots.

Narcissistic personality disorder


Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Irresistible urges to repetitively count, check or wash are common obsessive-compulsive disorder symptoms. Treatment can help, so don't let shame hold you back.

Panic attacks and panic disorder

Personality disorders

Personality disorders affect the way you think, behave and relate to others. Learn about symptoms and treatments.


Phobias are persistent, unreasonable fears that can affect many aspects of your life. Common phobias include a fear of snakes, open spaces and social situations.

Post-concussion syndrome

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Living through a traumatic event can leave lasting scars. Medications, therapy and coping skills can help you regain a sense of control.

Premature ejaculation

Rebound headaches

Schizoid personality disorder

People with schizoid personality disorder tend to be loners who have trouble expressing themselves and maintaining intimate relationships.

Schizotypal personality disorder

People with schizotypal personalities have few friends, act peculiar and often entertain distorted perceptions of reality.

Self-esteem check


People who self-injure can learn new coping and problem-solving skills to replace harmful behaviors.

Sleep terrors (night terrors)

Social anxiety disorder

Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome

Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome, a rare condition, may be caused by chronic constipation. Dietary changes may help mild cases.


Teen depression

All teens feel down from time to time. But if negative feelings persist or start to interfere with daily life, it might be depression.

TMJ disorders

TMJ disorders are painful conditions centered where your jawbone attaches to your skull. The pain may be temporary or chronic.

Feb. 21, 2013