What are Some Causes of Acute Onset of Loss of Speech Abilities?
Discussion Acute mental status changes are worrisome in the least and scary at their worst. Seizures, cerebrovascular problems and central nervous system tumor swirl in professionals’ heads as they take in the history, physical examination and start to evaluate and manage the problem. Usually respiratory distress is recognized by family members and treatment is also sought. Another cause of loss of speech is selective (or elective) mutism (SM). The child does not speak at all or minimally. When speaking it is usually within a close group of individuals or in certain circumstances such as only speaking to a parent o...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - February 19, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Tech reporter says a Facebook exec once warned that Mark Zuckerberg had panic attacks and could faint years before his famously sweaty interview
Tech reporter Kara Swisher said Mark Zuckerberg used to be "skittery" around her. Christian Alminana Kara Swisher said a Facebook exec once warned her Mark Zuckerberg might have a panic attack or faint onstage. Swisher interviewed a very sweaty and awkward Zuckerberg on stage in 2010. Zuckerberg's…#karaswisher #markzuckerberg #christianalminana #allthingsdigital #ranchopalosverdes #newyorkmagazine #meta (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 8, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pharmacological treatments in panic disorder in adults: a network meta-analysis
Friday, February 2, 2024 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - February 2, 2024 Category: Information Technology Authors: Paolo Rosati Source Type: news

Is your choice of clothing causing you health problems? After Abbey Clancy revealed she mistook her tight jeans for MS symptoms, why these nine items could be causing everything from spots to panic attacks and BO
Back pain and spots can be brought on by medical causes there can also be another, far less disturbing explanation - your clothing could be to blame. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 10, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rwanda: New Initiative to Help Young People Overcome Depression, Peer Pressure
[New Times] Data from the Rwanda Mental Health Survey (2018) show that depression, panic disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, substance abuse, and various other mental health issues are prevalent among young people aged between 16 to 35 years in Rwanda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 2, 2024 Category: African Health Tags: Central Africa East Africa Health and Medicine Rwanda Source Type: news

Impact of preterm birth on the onset of panic disorder in later life - results from the Gutenberg Prematurity Study (GPS) - Tesarz J, Schuster AK, Mildenberger E, Urschitz MS, Ernst M, Beutel M, Hermes M, Stoffelns B, Zepp F, Pfeiffer N, Fie ß A.
BACKGROUND: The present study aimed to investigate whether prematurity and perinatal stress exert long-term effects on the onset of panic disorder in later life. METHODS: From 40,189 adults born in Germany between 1969 and 2002, a study cohort (n  =... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Pharmacological treatments in panic disorder in adults: a network meta-analysis
Tuesday, November 28, 2023 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 28, 2023 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

‘A recipe for blandness’: critic Peter Biskind on why quality television is in chronic decline
On 10 January 1999, the first episode of a drama about a New Jersey gangster with panic attacks debuted on the US cable channel HBO. The Sopranos ran for six seasons, the final episode being broadcast on 10 June 2007. Across eight years and 86 episodes it came to represent a golden age of TV, when…#newjersey #hbo #peterbiskind #pandorasbox #ragingbulls #hollywood #roberttowne #towne #biskind #harveyweinstein (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 12, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to keep panic from attacking
Sean Illing is joined by Matt Gutman, the chief national correspondent for ABC News, to talk about his new book, No Time to Panic: How I Curbed My Anxiety and Conquered a Lifetime of Panic Attacks. They discuss their personal experiences with panic, the evolutionary roots of it, and how Matt has…#seanilling #mattgutman #abcnews #grayareaguest #mattgutmanabc #seanillingvox #rategrayarea #applepodcasts #subscribe #grayarea (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

6 Stories Show the Human Toll of Poland ’ s Strict Abortion Laws
This project was supported by the Pulitzer Center [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] Krzysztof Sowinski has cried every day since his wife Marta, who was five months pregnant, died of sepsis in 2022; he believes doctors put Marta’s life in danger by not giving them the option to terminate the pregnancy while the fetus’ heart was still beating. Janusz Kucharski also lost his partner Justyna to sepsis in the fifth month of a pregnancy. She left behind two boys. It is likely, reproductive-rights advocates say, that these women would be alive if not for Poland’s increasingly restrictive abort...
Source: TIME: Health - October 13, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Anna Pamula Tags: Uncategorized abortion Source Type: news

How COVID-19 Changed Life for People Terrified of Needles
From the moment COVID-19 reached pandemic designation, Joe McDougall had nightmares. Not, like others, about the potential path of the virus, but about the seemingly inevitable moment at which he’d be asked—or held down and forced—to receive a vaccine. McDougall, now 39, is terrified of needles and a global pandemic meant that for the first time since adolescence, he might not be able to avoid them.  [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] Of all of the challenges facing mass COVID-19 vaccination, fear of needles is one of the least acknowledged by public-health campaigns. Even what we know ...
Source: TIME: Health - October 12, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Haley Weiss Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Can tackling your fear of heights head-on REALLY conquer it? As Paddy McGuiness bravely attempts terrifying high-wire challenge to beat acrophobia, a top psychologist shares how YOU can overcome same phobia
Everyone has an inbuilt fear of heights, says York-based psychiatrist Dr Paul Blenkiron. But for some people even going up an escalator can trigger a panic attack. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 10, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The psychological effects of being on Big Brother: As series 20 begins, scientists warn how housemates could face depression, paranoia and even panic attacks
The 20th series - the first in five years - will see a 'diverse' set of strangers cooped up in the new Big Brother house in West London for up to six weeks. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 7, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Investors React To Bond Market Chaos Amid High-Interest Rates:'This Is Clearly A Panic Attack '
Fears stirred by the Federal Reserve have triggered widespread panic among investors, leading to disorder in the bond market, according to Wall Street experts. As reported by Business Insider, chaos has engulfed the U.S. government bond market over the past few weeks, with the 10-year US Treasury…#federalreserve #ustreasury #jeromepowell #komalsrikumar #bobmichele #siliconvalleybank #tomlee (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 7, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breaking the fear barrier: aberrant activity of fear networks as a prognostic biomarker in patients with panic disorder normalized by pharmacotherapy - Yan H, Han Y, Shan X, Li H, Liu F, Li P, Zhao J, Guo W.
Panic disorder (PD) is a prevalent type of anxiety disorder. Previous studies have reported abnormal brain activity in the fear network of patients with PD. Nonetheless, it remains uncertain whether pharmacotherapy can effectively normalize these abnormali... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 2, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news