Latest somatoform disorders Stories

Addicted To Tanning
2014-02-20 09:11:06

New research shows that some people who engage in excessive tanning may also be suffering from obsessive-compulsive and body dysmorphic disorders.

2014-01-14 23:30:04

Stop Picking Secrets designed by Dan LeGrand is the latest program that teaches people how to end their excoriation disorder completely and naturally without drugs or bad side effects.

Cyberchondria Worse For Those Who Fear The Unknown
2013-10-09 09:48:24

Many of us turn to the Internet to find out what ails us when we are sick. For people who have trouble handling uncertainty, however, "cyberchondria" - the online equivalent to hypochondria - becomes worse as they seek answers

2013-06-02 23:17:23

Stop Picking Secrets created by Dan Legrand is a new program that provides people with a breakthrough skin picking treatment.

2013-03-28 13:33:27

Self perceived masculinity is higher in men with muscle dysmorphia, popularly called 'bigorexia', than other gym users, while male patients with anorexia nervosa had elevated association with feminine stereotypes.

2011-08-17 06:39:27

It is not uncommon for people to express concern when it comes to the symptoms of plastic surgery, but a new Belgium study may make people even more cautious.

2011-01-26 13:42:33

'Difficult' patient-clinician encounters have a negative impact on patients' health outcomes in the short-term.

2011-01-10 14:57:56

A new study by Brown University psychiatrists finds evidence that given enough time, patients with body dysmorphic disorder frequently recover and rarely relapse.

2010-08-11 14:44:32

A new study finds that while many who suffer from body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) seek cosmetic procedures, only two percent of procedures actually reduced the severity of BDD.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]