What is acute stress disorder?

Acute stress disorder (ASD) is a short-term condition that can develop after a person experiences a traumatic event. Its symptoms are similar to those of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and can include mood changes, negative thoughts, flashbacks of the event, and nightmares. Learn more here. Originally posted 2019-02-05 00:11:50. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Adderall (amphetamine/dextroamphetamine)

Adderall (amphetamine and dextroamphetamine) is a prescription medication that’s used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It’s also used to treat narcolepsy. Adderall belongs to a class of medications called stimulants. Learn about side effects, warnings, dosage, and more. Originally posted 2019-09-14 06:05:03. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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How to cope with a depressive episode

Depressive episodes are periods of low mood and other symptoms of depression. Tackling depression as soon as it arises and making changes to thoughts and behaviors might improve a person’s mood and help them recover more quickly. Here, we cover what a depressive episode is and 12 tips for coping with one. Originally posted 2018-08-03…

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What happens when you get an adrenaline rush?

Certain situations will trigger an adrenaline rush, which is the release of adrenaline from the adrenal gland. This defense mechanism causes an increased heart rate, sweating, and pupil dilation. People can control an adrenaline rush with slow breathing and calming techniques. Learn more about an adrenaline rush here. Originally posted 2018-08-03 22:56:09. Republished by Blog…

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