Conversion disorder

Conversion disorder occurs when your response to stress shows up as seizures, paralysis or another physical symptom.

Dissociative disorders

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


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

Irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a digestive disorder that can cause abdominal pain, gas, diarrhea and constipation. Eating more fiber and exercising can help.

Labor pain options

It's natural to worry about labor pain. Ease your mind by considering various approaches to relieving labor pain.


Seizures, headaches and memory loss can be the troubling symptoms of this slow-growing tumor. Find out more.

Nonulcer stomach pain

Nonulcer stomach pain, a type of indigestion, commonly causes pain or discomfort in your upper abdomen.

Quit smoking strategies

Quitting smoking is hard, no question. Use these tried-and-true strategies to help you quit, and refer back to them as often as needed.

Rebound headaches

Rebound headaches — Is your pain medication causing more headaches than it cures?

Sleep terrors (night terrors)

Sleep terrors (night terrors) are usually harmless, but they're scary. Learn what causes sleep terrors — and what to do about them.

Nov. 20, 2012