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Treatment of anxiety

Anxiety, which can be described as a state of excessive worry, apprehension and restlessness, is one of the states most commonly experienced by people. When confronted with a threat, people feel a high level of apprehension. At the same time fight or flight reactions set in when the nervous system is strongly stimulated. These establish themselves as sweating, shivering, hot flushes, numbness, palpitations, a feeling of suffocation, alienation. They are produced by the sympathetic nervous system whose task is to deal with danger.

What is bipolar disorder, how is it treated?

Bipolar disorder which is also called manic depressive disorder is an illness of the brain which causes changes and deterioration in areas like the person’s mood, energy level, activity level, and ability to carry out daily tasks.

What is psychotherapy?

Psychotherapy is a term that refers to a professional activity in which with the help of the interaction between two people or a group, the person is assisted in getting to know and understand himself or herself and make changes to his/her life. Psychotherapists use methods whose boundaries and practical application are predetermined, and help the person/patient to explore not only his problems with others but also his inner conflicts, and assist him in resolving these.

What is delirium?

Delirium is one of the most frequently encountered medical conditions, and has a rapid and fluctuating progression. It results in deterioration of the person’s cognitive functions like attention and memory. It often occurs in patients who are hospitalized for a serious medical illnesses.

What is EEG, what is it used for?

Electroencephalography (EEG) is a non-invasive, painless diagnostic method without any side effects, in which the brain’s electrical activity is recorded with the help of multiple metal discs placed on the scalp. EEG helps with the diagnosis of various brain disorders, particularly epilepsy.

Treatment methods in premature ejaculation; difficulties encountered during treatment

It can be said that the treatment of premature ejaculation which is a common problem in men in our society, is both easy and difficult. Various drugs and 5-10 sessions of psychotherapy are selected methods used successfully in the treatment of premature ejaculation.