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Manic Episodes in a Minute

“People who suffer from Manic Episodes experience elevated, expansive or irritable moods and a sudden increase in goal-directed activity or energy lasting for at least one week. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Manic Episodes. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

“11 Little Habits You Didn’t Realize Can Be Signs Of Adult ADHD” – Bustle

If you feel like your constant lateness and total disorganization is getting in the way of your life, it may come as a relief to know that these “bad habits” may be signs of adult ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder). While it’s likely you struggled with it more as a kid, the symptoms of ADHD […]

Panic Attacks in a Minute

“A Panic Attack is an intense surge of fear or discomfort in which a person experiences heart palpitations, sweating, dizziness or shortness of breath and fears that they are losing control or dying. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Panic Attacks. Thanks for watching!” – […]

“Corinne from ‘The Bachelor’ Had a Very Good Defense for Her Naps” – Glamour

Monday night on The Bachelor: Women Tell All, we learned that the real villain of this season isn’t Corinne — it’s naps. To the other girls, Corrine sleeping through a rose ceremony when she was safe from elimination was unforgivable. Corinne, meanwhile, argued that she had an anxiety attack and literally could not be in […]

Major Depressive Episodes in a Minute

“People who suffer from Major Depressive Episodes feel sad, melancholic, and experience depressed mood or a loss of interest in pleasure. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Major Depressive Episodes. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Histrionic Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Histrionic Personality Disorder are highly emotional and seek constant attention from others. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Histrionic Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

“How To Tell If A Wellness Coach Is Legit” – Women’s Health

As obesity rates, health-care costs, and an emphasis on prevention all rise, so does the wellness realm: It’s set to be the next trillion-dollar industry, according to data from private market research firm Women’s Marketing Inc., in partnership with Rodale (the publisher of Women’s Health). So it’s no wonder that wellness coaching is one of […]

Borderline Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Borderline Personality Disorder tend to have unstable emotions, relationships, and sense of self. They can have difficulties at work or in personal relationships due to impulsivity. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Borderline Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!”– Dr. Ben Michaelis

Antisocial Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Antisocial Personality Disorder can get into trouble with the law. They tend to lie, cheat, deceive and manipulate people. They don’t pay their debts and behave recklessly and impulsively. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Antisocial Personality Disorder.” – Dr. Ben […]