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By David E. Newton, Donna Olendorf, Christine Jeryan, Karen Boyden

What is post-traumatic rigidity ailment? What are the indicators of carpal tunnel syndrome? scholars will examine the explanations, signs, diagnoses, exams, remedies and prognoses of greater than a hundred and forty illnesses with Sick! greater than 240 pictures increase the textual content -- together with 4 colour inserts --while sidebars supply biographies of medical professionals and scientists affiliated with the illnesses; hazard components; preventative measures; and simple records. A ''Words to Know'' part and topic index also are integrated. a few of the illnesses, issues and accidents coated in Sick! contain:

  • bought Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
  • bronchial asthma
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Creutzfeldt-Jacob disorder
  • melancholy
  • Dyslexia
  • consuming issues
  • Eningitis
  • Epilepsy
  • Leukemia
  • Lyme disorder
  • Migraine complications
  • Necrotizing Fasciitis
  • Panic illness
  • submit tense rigidity disease
  • Sprain/Strain
  • Salmonellosis
  • Seasonal affective ailment
  • Sickle mobilephone Anemia

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Withdrawal therapy involves placing patients in a protected area where they are no longer allowed to use and where they have no access to the substance to which they are addicted. ” The term means that the toxins (poisons) in a person’s system caused by drug addiction are being removed from the body. Withdrawal therapy can be very difficult. The person’s body may still be expecting its daily ration of the abusive substance. When the substance is not provided, the body may react strongly. Nausea, vomiting, pain, and hallucinations are common side effects of withdrawal therapy.

For example, a gambling addict may continue to wager money even though he or she has lost everything in previous gambling experiences. DIAGNOSIS Diagnosis of an addiction may be made by a medical doctor or by a mental health professional. Often, patients go for help because they feel they can no longer deal with their addictive behavior by themselves. Sometimes family or friends intervene and bring the patient for diagnosis and treatment. In some cases, individuals are brought to the attention of professionals because of legal problems related to their addiction.

Withdrawal therapy can be very difficult. The person’s body may still be expecting its daily ration of the abusive substance. When the substance is not provided, the body may react strongly. Nausea, vomiting, pain, and hallucinations are common side effects of withdrawal therapy. In some cases, patients must be physically restrained to help them get through this period. Medications are also available for treating addictions. Perhaps the best known example is methadone. Methadone is a chemical that has many properties similar to heroin.

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