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  1. I_Want_Inner_Peace

    Life...

    Hi, so this is my 1st post since introducing myself. I had a history of mental and emotional problems along with coping with a semi-dysfunctional family. Honestly though, I would say compared to others, my life isn’t that difficult. I’ve had some tough times through the years but now,especially...
  2. P

    Sexual Dysfunction With Abilify

    Help, I am a male experiencing sexual dysfunction with abilify. My erection is weaker, having reduced in size by an inch and a half, and being quite soft. I have recently tapered off the medication (today is my third day off), but noticed this problem when I was on it. What could be causing this?
  3. I

    A new Post-SSRI Sexual Dysfunction Interview (PSSD)

    PSSD Woke Up With Numb Genitals From Hospitalization Post-SSRI Sexual Dysfunction. Christian was unsuspectingly given PSSD from forced treatment and imprisonment at 'the mental hospital' from 'antipsychotics'. A regular occurring not spoken about, human rights abuse. At 22 years old, this...
  4. I

    Sexual dysfunction caused by medication

    Are there any medications for psychiatric illness that do NOT cause sexual dysfunction? Please let me know. If so what are they?
  5. J

    Cymbalta vs Effexor, sexual dysfunction

    8 weeks ago started on 150 mg of effexor for low mood. it has made an impact, and most notably relieved my IBS significantly. but, the sexual dysfunction is intolerable, and its very severe. i understand cymbalta does induce this, but too a more managable degree.. does any1 have experience...
  6. M

    Erectile dysfunction and no ejaculation

    Are they any other psychogenic causes that are causing erectile dysfunction and no ejaculation besides anxiety, depression, phobias and panic?
  7. pepecat

    Why French kids don't have ADHD

    https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/suffer-the-children/201203/why-french-kids-dont-have-adhd In the United States, at least 9 percent of school-aged children have been diagnosed with ADHD, and are taking pharmaceutical medications. In France, the percentage of kids diagnosed and medicated for...
  8. amathus

    7 Reasons Why Narcissists Love People Pleasers

    1.The strong attraction between narcissists and people pleasers is no accident. There is a magnetic pull between the two that is very difficult to break because each is meeting a deep need of the other. This is not the fault of one over the other. Rather, it is an unhealthy union that breeds...
  9. F

    Researchers identify the source of the debilitating memory loss in people with psychosis News

    Researchers identify the source of the debilitating memory loss in people with psychosis News As disabling as its delusions and hallucinations, psychosis' devastating toll on memory arises from dysfunction of frontal and temporal lobe regions in the brain that rob sufferers of the ability to...
  10. E

    Conversion disorder or something else?

    In late may 2015 I developed the flu. A week later I was feeling better but I lost the hearing in my right ear. I was diagnosed with sudden sensorineural hearing loss and treated with steroids. Half a week later the hearing came back and I came off the steroids due to insomnia. I was feeling...
  11. F

    The Facts About Sexual (Dys)function in Schizophrenia: An Overview of Clinically Relevant Findings

    The Facts About Sexual (Dys)function in Schizophrenia: An Overview of Clinically Relevant Findings A limited number of studies have evaluated sexual functioning in patients with schizophrenia. Most patients show an interest in sex that differs little from the general population. By contrast...
  12. M

    Study, 2013: Childhood bullying 'damages adult life'

    BBC News - Childhood bullying 'damages adult life' "We cannot continue to dismiss bullying as a harmless, almost inevitable, part of growing up. We need to change this mindset and acknowledge this as a serious problem” Dieter Wolke University of Warwick Bullying in childhood "throws a long...
  13. cpuusage

    Learned behavior (in the family) matters for mental health

    Learned behavior (in the family) matters for mental health We pass on our dysfunction to our children. We got our dysfunction from our parents. We’re all in this together. We, now, can choose to break the chain as we become conscious and change our own behavior. We need not blame ourselves for...
  14. cpuusage

    Some Antidepressants Worse than Others for Causing Sexual Dysfunction

    Some Antidepressants Worse than Others for Causing Sexual Dysfunction | Mad In America December 6, 2014 In a review of the scientific evidence about sexual dysfunction caused by antidepressants, Australian researchers determined that some of the medications are worse than others. Publishing...
  15. dubblemonkey

    it wasn't me!

    ...I tried so hard to become my personal in-experience the tricky days and the twice as tricky nights...and the unbelievables in between! there it was I admit...that I did notice the ridiculous parts of myself.. and it was way too late...almost way too silly too late ..and then 'comfort'...
  16. B

    I'd like a girlfriend but I feel like I cant ever make the connection, I need advice

    I'd like a girlfriend but I feel like I cant ever make the connection, I need advice I'm finding now in my life there are some genuinely attractive women, but I've not dated in years after horrible trust abuse from a previous partner and my own issues. 1. I don't know what to do about...
  17. member

    Hypothalamic dysfunction

    Some years ago I had bulimia and anorexia. Now I don't have this problem, but I have a new one. Hypothalamic dysfunction. I just read on internet that this illness can be caused by these eating disorders, so I want to ask is someone here has or had this illness. And is it possible to recover...
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    Sexual dysfunction prevalent in psychosis patients

    Sexual dysfunction prevalent in psychosis patients By Mark Cowen 19 June 2012 Br J Psychiatry 2012; Advance online publication MedWire News: Sexual dysfunction is very common among patients with psychosis and is often present before the onset of full-blown symptoms, UK researchers report. The...
  19. S

    HELP NEEDED! What med(s) work best for you??

    Hi Guys, I'm currently 2 years since my initial diagnosis of schizophrenia. At first I took medication for about 4 months (Zyprexa), then I stopped taking it for a year. Exactly 1 year after my initial onset I had a relapse, so I went back on Zyprexa and had horrible side effects. I was...
  20. M

    how do we treat the negative symptom/social dysfunction of schizophrenia???

    how do we treat the negative symptom/social dysfunction of schizophrenia??? how do we treat the negative symptom/social dysfunction of schizophrenia??i m very pessimistic at the moment(and crying while typing),my psychiatrist says there is no effective meds that can treat my social...
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