Mental illness

Bipolar Disorder – Check Your Symptoms To Be Sure!

By Dr. Ashish Sakpal, Psychiatry Bipolar disorder is a mental condition which is characterized by extreme mood swings and frequent change in the energy levels which may change from depression to mania. When the person feels depressed, they may feel extremely low and cut themselves off from the world. However, when the…

Substance-Related Disorder – Know In Depth About It!

By Dr. Kashika Jain, Psychology Substance-induced disorders are defined as substance-related disorders which include problems arising as a result of direct effects of a particular substance. Substance-induced disorders can be caused by many substances, regardless of whether or not the substance is medically prescribed, legal or socially acceptable. They can be broadly…

Insanity – 8 Signs You Must Not Ignore!

By Dr. Shashi Bhushan Kumar, Psychiatry Symptoms of profound mental illnesses do not appear suddenly. However, they do show in a subdued form till a trigger brings out the full-blown form. The symptoms of mental illnesses vary according to the severity of the disorder, type of disorder, the age of the patient…

Nervous Breakdown – How To Handle It?

By Dr. Shuchit Pandey, Neurology It is common to be affected by anxiety or stress on a regular basis, but it can be managed easily. Nervous breakdown occurs when stress and anxiety accumulate to such a large extent that it has a huge wrecking impact on your life. It is a type…

Insanity – Know Symptoms Of It!

By Sarvam Global Healthcare, Psychiatry Symptoms of profound mental illnesses do not appear suddenly. However, they do show in a subdued form till a trigger brings out the full-blown form. The symptoms of mental illnesses vary according to the severity of the disorder, type of disorder, the age of the patient etc.…

Substance Induced Disorders – What Can Cause It?

By Ms. Ashraf Unnisa, Psychology Substance-induced disorders are defined as substance-related disorders which include problems arising as a result of direct effects of a particular substance. Substance-induced disorders can be caused by many substances, regardless of whether or not the substance is medically prescribed, legal or socially acceptable. They can be broadly…

Nervous Breakdown – How To Track It?

By Dr. Debabrata Chakraborty, Neurology It is common to be affected by anxiety or stress on a regular basis, but it can be managed easily. Nervous breakdown occurs when stress and anxiety accumulate to such a large extent that it has a huge wrecking impact on your life. It is a type…

Illnesses That Can Cause Hair Loss

By Dr. Charu Agarwal, Ayurveda Do you frequently complain of hair loss? Tired of seeing those precious strands spread all over the washroom tiles? Have you ever given a thought to what this could be? Is it only hair fall, or any other underlying medical condition manifesting in such a…

Bipolar Disorder

By Dr B.S. Arora , Psychiatry Bipolar disorder is a mental illness marked by extreme shifts in mood ranging from a manic to a depressive state. Bipolar disorder is also called bipolar disease or manic depression. Bipolar disorder is very serious and can cause risky behaviour, even suicidal tendencies, and can be…

All About Nervous Breakdown

By Dr J Mariano Anto Bruno Mascarenhas , Neurosurgery It is common to be affected by anxiety or stress on a regular basis, but it can be managed easily. Nervous breakdown occurs when stress and anxiety accumulate to such a large extent that it has a huge wrecking impact on your life.…