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Motherhood May Spur Obsessive-Compulsive Behavior in Some by Medline Plus Posted Tue 05 Mar 2013 9:00am Symptoms usually temporary, half of the women studied reported improvements after 6 months Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder , Women's Health Read on »
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy – Looking at the Research by Krystal Plonski Posted Mon 06 Aug 2012 10:40pm Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is characterized as an anxiety disorder characterized by performing specific rituals, acts, or deeds in order to control and/or reduce anxiety symptoms. For example, the picture above would turn into the picture below, with someone who is suffering from OCD. There are some interesting theories about the etiolog ... Read on »
Brainsway Gets FDA Approval To Conduct Study To Assess Efficiency Of Deep TMS Device To Treat Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 20 Dec 2013 1:16am Moving right along with TMS (transcranial magnetic stimulation) treatments here’s a new study to take place.  As you can read below Brainsway already has approval for a device to treat depression.  I am guessing the treatment would be for severe obsessive-compulsive disorders as if the truth was known there’s a little bit of OCD  in all of us a ... Read on »
Parkinson’s Meds And Compulsive Behaviors: A Strong Link by Ed H. Doctor of Pharmacy Posted Tue 11 May 2010 2:17pm Here’s a perplexing medical irony: For Parkinson’s disease patients, initiating certain voluntary movements such as walking and rising from a chair can be difficult. But the medications that help ease the challenging motor symptoms of Parkinson’s seem to make it harder for some patients to halt certain behaviors that can be rewarding or pleasur ... Read on »
Compulsive Behavior by Charlene Pryor Patient Expert Posted Wed 10 Feb 2010 12:00am This has not been a bad day even though we have snow five inches high and ice under that. Wind chill is suppose to be below zero tonight and high winds. Nothing yet like what is going on in the East. This morning I was snoozing in late thinking no one in his right mind would be out on the road  and they couldn't get up my hill here at the farm a ... Read on »
Meds May Spur Compulsive Behaviors in Some Parkinson's Patients by Medline Plus Posted Mon 07 Jan 2013 4:00pm Some indulge in gambling or other troublesome activities, but research suggests drugs are cause Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Compulsive Gambling , Parkinson's Disease Read on »
Obsessing about Drugs by Linda MacDonald Glenn Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Wed 01 Oct 2008 10:28pm The notion that brain chemicals play a powerful -- but hidden -- role in human behavior is at odds with American convictions about free will and choice; but an article in the Washington Post this morning more than suggests that chemical changes, brought by certain prescribed drugs, can lead to impulsivity, and destructive obsessive compulsive be ... Read on »
AutismOne throws their support behind the Geiers in “Autism Science Digest” by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Wed 15 Jun 2011 9:14pm When news came out about the legal troubles Mark and David Geier are facing, there was some hope expressed that maybe, just maybe, some of the groups that have supported the father/son team would take the chance to distance themselves. The Generation Rescue/Autism One conference was at that time still in the future, and the Geiers were sched ... Read on »
Researchers find that single gene responsible for OCD-like behaviors in mice by David Granovsky Posted Mon 05 Apr 2010 12:00am April 26, 2010 Researchers at the Ansary Stem Cell Institute and the Department of Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College discovered that mice missing a single gene developed repetitive obsessive-compulsive-like behaviors. The genetically altered mice, which behaved much like people with a certain type of obsessive-compuls ... Read on »
Rover Oaks Pet Resort Announces New Director of Training and Behavior! by Ryan R. Healthy Living Professional Posted Wed 12 May 2010 9:35am        Rover Oaks Pet Resort is proud to announce Michael Baugh CTC, CPDT-KA as its new Director of Training and Behavior.  Michael will lead the training departments at both the Houston and Katy locations.  “This is an amazing opportunity to work with a great team of trainers and support staff at Houston’s most respected pet ... Read on »