Mental health (psychiatry)

Schizophrenia in children and adolescents

In children, mental disorders and schizophrenia occur on almost the same scale as in adults, only they manifest themselves in their own way.

How to recognize schizophrenia by behavior?

The patient does not fully recover, since the withdrawal of psychotropic drugs is always fraught with exacerbations - specific behavior in schizophrenia resumes, regardless of the duration of medication.

Schizophrenia in men: causes, types, diagnosis, prognosis

More than a century has passed since the moment schizophrenia was singled out as an independent disease, but discussions still continue not only about its nature, but also about its very existence as a separate disease.

Methods of treatment of schizophrenia in men

The treatment of schizophrenia in men does not differ from the treatment of women, it is just that men are more likely to get sick more severely, and, accordingly, more powerful antipsychotics in higher doses are required for their treatment.

Schizophrenia in men: symptoms, characteristic signs of behavior

The first signs are usually perceived by the close environment as eccentricities - a bad mood, impoverishment of emotions, isolation are not specific signs only of schizophrenia, and indeed of mental illness in general. 

Fear of loneliness in women and men

Autophobia is a medical term that describes such a mental disorder as the fear of being alone. Other possible names for this disorder are isolophobia, eremophobia, monophobia. We are talking about the fear of being alone, not having a healthy and permanent relationship, losing loved ones.

Fear of a serious relationship in women and men

Among the specific human fears that are considered irrational (unmotivated) and called phobias,  there is a fear of relationships  or a fear of emotional attachment. 

Fear of small objects, or microphobia

A phobia is a well-known term that describes a person's strong, unreasonable and constant fear of a particular problem, thing, action, etc. 


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