Depression causes violence

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1530342 tn?1405020090 Issue a Presidential Memorandum directing the Centers for Disease Control to research the causes and prevention of gun violence. Direct the Attorney General to issue a report on the availability and most effective use of new gun safety technologies and challenge the private sector to develop innovative technologies. Clarify that the Affordable Care Act does not prohibit doctors asking their patients about guns in their homes.
Avatar n tn student in neuorpsychology and I take 75 mg of Zoloft and see a therapist once a week to deal with frightening thoughts of hurting children in my life and depression. Originaly, it was thought that the depression was secondary to the obsessions but now my obsessions are undercontrol (They are not in control of my life anymore) and I'm still depressed. I will go three days to a week of feeling alright and then I will be in a full depression again for another couple of days.
Avatar n tn Getting a drug to help with depression wont do a darn thing for me if I keep going back and getting depressed again. (On a side note she has since moved on and from what I have seen she is very this being my first meaningful relationship I cant really grasp that she could be happy with someone else after what we had...I can see the things I am supposed to do but not do them =() Where should I look for help?
Avatar f tn The interferon/ribavirin exacerbates and also causes depression. Im having to prove to a court that depression is related to having this virus, because of the circumstances of how i contracted the disease (physical abuse/violence, ive written how i got it in other threads)..ex husband beating me. Im making a precedent for other women or victims that get this disease from being punched/fights etc.
1577158 tn?1476514878 Is it the medication i'm on that causes the outbursts of just from the depression? I take Wellbutrin 100MG twice a day, Abilify, Omeprazole, Levothyroxzine, and anxiety meds when needed.
199177 tn?1490502134 also obscure the problem. Control, Verbal Abuse and Violence Domestic violence is about the control of one human being by another. This control begins with verbal abuse and is similar to mind control. Verbal abuse attacks one’s spirit and sense of self. Verbal abuse attempts to create self doubt. "You don’t know what you’re talking about," "You don’t have a sense of humor," "You can’t take a joke," "You’re too sensitive," "You’re crazy.
Avatar m tn These findings are exciting because they suggest depression truly is a risk factor for dementia, and if we can target and prevent or treat depression and causes of stress we may have the potential to help people maintain their thinking and memory abilities into old age," Wilson says.
Avatar n tn If you couldn't find someone to have a child with could it cause depression to the point of suicide? and what if your sex partner knew how you felt, still has sex but doesn't use condoms but doesn't copulate and causes you to become mad with a hysterical womb month after month?
Avatar n tn thanks for your comments i hope that if i get the right suport and meds that the methadone problem will be sorted out as my deppresion is the main causes of my low renergy lack of motervation i do see a cpn every 2 weeks yet it dosent really give me much help i had a very troubled up bringin witnessed alot of domestic violence and physcal abuse i was also raped at 13 which as really never delt with it i really love my kids yet dont want them to suffer due to my illness as i have become very isol
Avatar f tn I got diagnosed with depression in January and more recently anxiety. I am on tablets and on a waiting list to see a psychologist but unfortunatly it is going to be another few months before I can see anybody. I'm just finding it very hard to cope, I feel as if I'm in a downward spiral. Even with the tablets I still find it very difficult to sleep because I lie awake and worry and I'm still much more emotional than I should be.
208686 tn?1293034103 Hitting children teaches acceptance of violence. While most of us who were spanked as children grow up to be healthy adults, spanking causes anxiety, contributes to feelings of helplessness and humiliation, and often provokes anger and a desire for revenge, feelings which have usually been repressed in adulthood but may lead to depression, adult violence, and hitting our own children. Effective discipline exists. It does not involve hitting and humiliating children.
Avatar m tn Heres something i was reading and will hopefully rest ur weary minds about going insane and all k.. Common anxiety and clinical depression are types of "neurosis”. Psychosis is the term for a mental disorder that causes a person to lose touch with reality and that may cause them to have hallucinations and delusions. Mental disorders that are in the psychosis category include bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.
172826 tn?1423426556 “A very combustible mix, enraged young people with access to semi-automatic weapons, exposed to violence as entertainment, violence shown as exciting and thrilling”.(Katz, 1999) An article presents that children grow up with a misunderstanding of life’s substanciality. They have fixed images of cartoons, movies and television programs that demonstrate individuals being killed (Katz, 1999).
Avatar m tn Statin drugs Hyperthyroidism Adrenal insufficiency Liver disease Malabsorption Malnutrition Abetalipoproteinemia Hypobetalipoproteinemia Manganese deficiency Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome Marfan syndrome Leukemias and other haematological diseases Dangers of low cholesterol: Hormone deficiencies: oestrogen, progesterone, testosterone, DHEA, aldosterone, cortisol Vitamin D deficiency Depression Weak immune system Haemorrhagic stroke Shorter life span Cancer Dementia Prematu
955471 tn?1246744911 I have been researching and have found that are aren't enough forums which discuss Adjustment Disorders specifically. I suffer from this disorder and know that support is number one in coping with it. I encourage anyone who has been diagnosed with an Adjustment Disorder (there are several) or feel that they may be experiencing the symptoms, to please follow this journal. We all need the support.
Avatar f tn I'm 20 years old I have a 3 year old daughter that I have brought up completly on my own scinse she was one after I was in a demestic violence relationship for 1 year, ever scinse I have noticed a lot of changes, I've developed quite sever anxiety, and don't like being out without a trusted adult with me, also Everytime I get too close too a guy I have to stop meeting them, in the last 12 months I've turned to drugs such as MDMa, coke, speed, diazepam, and my alcohol intake has increased, I real
Avatar f tn About 3yrs ago I was injured pretty severly in a domestic violence situation. I was hit numerous times in the head, more so on the right side. My nose and right eye socket were all broken. I had reconstructive surgery as well. The day the incident happened, doctors did xrays and MRI's, in which nothing seemed abnormal. Within the last year and a half I have had several headaches, more severe than I'm use to and more often than usuall.
955850 tn?1299293427 Well, I always seemed strange and unusual to myself. Then the depression started, because I realized that I was so many years a victim of violence (because of that I'm now afraid to socialize with peers, even if I do not know them, and generally don't go out wherever they are) because of my differences. In high school it was not only light depression, but I really started to think about suicide.
Avatar n tn Her fantasies are not a predicter of violence. Past history of violence is the most important predicter as well as certain mental illnesses especially those involving psychosis,depression and substance abuse. Your wifes history of abuse very well may be involved in her choice of fetish. I hope this has been helpful. Keep in mind that the information presented in this forum is for educational purposes only. Specific concerns should be further directed to yor personal physician.
585414 tn?1288944902 Get to the ground or you'll be there (and I've been ruled out for epilepsy and all other known causes). And the photo I posted is from 1998. I was experiencing "altered states" but I didn't know what. I was on a proper dose of medications and wasn't psychotic and have never taken recreational drugs in my life. The photo was changed with a filter to reflect what they looked like. But what were they? The onset of tardive psychosis.
Avatar m tn i posted this a while back..when i was so afraid that i was bipolar or schitzo..i look back and laugh a lil cuz anxiety is an A-hole..but read all the way and you'll understand the big differences.. Heres something i was reading and will hopefully rest ur weary minds about going insane and all k.. Common anxiety and clinical depression are types of "neurosis”.
521840 tn?1348844371 The research suggests that more adults have ADHD than have schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and many other well known mental health problems (though depression remains more common). As Dr. Larry Silver so eloquently described it, ADHD is not just a learning disability; it is a ‘life disability.’ The problems associated with ADHD do not just occur in the classroom or during childhood. In a recent online panel discussion lead by Dr.
Avatar m tn The all cause death rate is higher in individuals with cholesterol levels lower than 180 mg/dL (4.6mmol/L).
Avatar n tn I am a survivor of Childhood physical, sexual, emotional abuse as well as neglect along with surviving two Domestic Violence situations including rape. Recently I also had to undergo a hysterectomy at the age of 33. I have been diagnosed with PTSD/Complex Trauma and Anxiety. Recently, the doctors have also found some hormonal imbalances. Obviously this poses many challenges to daily life and relationships for me. I am having hot flashes, mood swings, impulse control, and irritability.
488498 tn?1215073859 I have major depression, dysthymia, borderline personality disorder, anxiety, and PTSD. Most of my days are filled with overwhelming anxiety, I am constantly battling these thoughts about taking my own life, and when it all becomes too much I often hurt myself by cutting, burning, biting, and literally beating myself up. I have been hospitalized a few times the longest stretch in the pysch ward was 10 months.
Avatar n tn From your teens to age 49 is a long time to have a condition that causes you to have angry outbursts which can lead you to throw punches. Fortunately, those punches have been aimed at "nothing." Whatever you are making up in your head that can cause an angry and "violent" reaction needs to be evaluated by a psychiatrist. Please know that I'm NOT suggesting you're crazy. There could be a number of reasons for this behavior.
Avatar f tn Phenylalanine is found in aspartame and maize (corn) at high levels, and this is one facet of serotonin turnover that those with a history of depression, violence, or substance abuse should be concerned with. (Moeller et al.
1041243 tn?1375234120 , and the person with the antisocial type personality disorder, for example...who would be prone to violence....often causes those thoughts and acts on them. Has a TRUE intent, other words. While those thoughts are absolutely TERRIFYING, they are harmless for the most part. I went through a period a long time ago where I had these thoughts about harming my daughter when she was a baby. It made me lierally sick, and I was ready to call in the men with the white coats.
4190741 tn?1370181432 Many survivors will show a high level of arousal, which causes them to react strongly to sounds and sights around them. Most people have some kind of stress reaction after a trauma. Having such a reaction has nothing to do with personal weakness. Stress reactions may last for several days or even a few weeks. For most people, if symptoms occur, they will slowly decrease over time. What are common reactions to trauma? All kinds of trauma survivors commonly experience stress reactions.