In-depth

Causes

Child abuse

Huntington's disease

Complications

Bipolar disorder

Encephalitis

Encephalitis is inflammation of the brain usually caused by a viral infection. Severe cases can cause brain damage, even death.

Factitious disorder

Generalized anxiety disorder

Post-concussion syndrome

Suicide and suicidal thoughts

Risk factors

Borderline personality disorder

Depression

Panic attacks and panic disorder

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Living through a traumatic event can leave lasting scars. Medications, therapy and coping skills can help you regain a sense of control.

Teen suicide

Is your teen at risk of suicide? Get the facts.

Symptoms

Dizziness

Treatments and drugs

Delayed ejaculation

Hoarding disorder

Mental health providers

Looking for a mental health provider but not sure where to start? Here are tips, questions to ask and issues to consider.

March 17, 2016
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