This course has expired. You can still review the content but course credit is no longer available. Female sexual dysfunction FSD is an overall umbrella disease that may affect as many as 40 million women in the U. The etiology of FSD, however, is less well-defined or understood. Comprising both physiological and psychological aspects, FSD can manifest in a variety of ways. This educational activity will include discussions on the definition, prevalence, diagnosis and related guidelines for managing this disease state.
Parkinson’s Disease and Sexual Dysfunction
Sexual Health | Parkinson's Foundation
The existence of behavioral addictions is still a controversial topic among addiction experts. However, when we look at the characteristics of various behavioral addictions side by side, there seem to be shared symptoms and personality similarities that tie them together. A study headed by Dr. Joseph M. After completing a self-assessment questionnaire, both groups showed similar scores for all of the following symptoms:. Not only did the two groups show similar symptom patterns, the intensity of their symptoms was also nearly identical.
By Lisa Rapaport. Reuters Health - Men with gambling addictions are more likely than their peers to have endured childhood traumas like physical abuse or violence at home, and treatment needs to address this underlying stressor, researchers say. They examined survey data on a nationally representative group of 3, UK men aged 18 to 64 and found that roughly 5 percent had apparent gambling problems and about 7 percent were serious addicts.
Introduction: Aripiprazole, an atypical or second-generation antipsychotic, is usually well tolerated. It is an approved treatment for schizophrenia and mania in bipolar disorder type 1. Unlike the other antipsychotics, it has high affinity agonist properties for dopamine D2 and D3 receptors. Aripiprazole is a first or second line treatment frequently used because it has reduced side effects such as weight gain, sleepiness, dyslipidemia, insulin resistance, hyperprolactinemia and extrapyramidal symptoms. Case-report: We report the case of a year-old male patient diagnosed with schizoid personality disorder.