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  • behaviors
  • Each case shows specific challenges in the identification of ED behaviors in adolescents with this weight history and the corresponding delay such teenagers experience accessing appropriate treatment. (aappublications.org)
  • In order to combat eating disorders among teens , parents and school officials must look for the signs of unhealthy behaviors, and get help for those who are struggling with an eating disorder. (adolescentgrowth.com)
  • This disorder is defined by persistent, intrusive, unwanted thoughts, images, ideas or urges (obsessions) and/or intense uncontrollable repetitive behaviors or mental acts related to the obsessions (compulsions) that are noted by the child or the parent to be unreasonable and excessive. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
  • ADHD
  • 1993). As part of an ongoing prospective study of ADHD, it was found that differences in the risk for SUDs in adolescents with ADHD (mean age=15) compared to controls without ADHD were accounted for by comorbid conduct or bipolar disorders (Biederman et al. (drugprevent.org.uk)
  • These findings were confirmed by Katusic and associates (2005) and Molina and Pelham (2003), who have shown elevated risk of SUDs in adolescents with ADHD. (drugprevent.org.uk)
  • investigators
  • Our findings of a positive association between migraine and three abdominal-pain-related functional gastrointestinal disorders, and the growing evidence of common pathophysiological features, support the idea that both diseases are intertwined," the investigators wrote. (healio.com)
  • researchers
  • In the study, conducted by Prof. Yael Latzer, Prof. Ruth Katz and Zohar Spivak of the Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Sciences at the University of Haifa, the researchers wanted to find out if exposure to media had an impact on eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia and excessive dieting among adolescent girls. (emaxhealth.com)
  • The researchers note the findings show parents can empower adolescent girls who are vulnerable to developing eating disorders. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Researchers unaware of the patients' headache diagnoses used Rome III criteria to diagnose functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs), then univariable and multivariable analyses were performed to determine associations between headaches and specific FGIDs or baseline variables. (healio.com)
  • pharmacotherapy
  • Other topics include treatment of bipolar disorders, the increasing popularity of generic equivalents, combination pharmacotherapy and the potential dangers of psychotropic medications. (ellibs.com)
  • In fact, we found that stimulant pharmacotherapy protected against later SUDs (odds ratio of 1.9) and that the effect was stronger in adolescents relative to adults (Wilens et al. (drugprevent.org.uk)
  • treatment
  • An overview of 23 voice disorders is given with their etiology, presentation, and treatment/therapy suggestions. (proedinc.com)
  • Each disorder-specific chapter features an overview of the phenomenology and epidemiology of the disorder and comprehensive coverage of a variety of treatment modalities. (powells.com)
  • 95th percentile, as defined by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention growth charts) or obese (BMI-for-age ≥95th percentile, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention growth charts) range, represent a substantial portion of adolescents presenting for ED treatment. (aappublications.org)
  • 5 Another study revealed that nearly half of patients presenting for adolescent ED treatment had a history of obesity and that it took significantly longer for these patients to be identified as compared with patients without this weight history (L.A.S., unpublished data). (aappublications.org)
  • The primary objective is to examine whether Cipralex® is effective and safe in the treatment of anxiety disorders in youth. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The secondary objective is to identify changes in arousal and stress response from pre- to post-treatment with Cipralex® in youth with anxiety disorders. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • This study will further examine a treatment plan for adolescents with autism spectrum disorderS (ASD) and anxiety. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • 2 - 4 Early substance use confers a heightened risk for addiction, psychiatric and medical disorders, poor psychosocial functioning, treatment needs, and mortality. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Family involvement in the treatment of both adolescent obesity and EDs [eating disorders] has been determined to be more effective than an adolescent-only focus. (diabeticmediterraneandiet.com)
  • patients
  • 25% of their baseline weight, irrespective of absolute body weight, 7 the current diagnostic system's inclusion of an absolute weight requirement 8 has allowed many seriously ill patients to go undetected or to receive a diagnosis of eating disorder not otherwise specified, which might not convey the seriousness of the patient's weight loss to other practitioners. (aappublications.org)
  • An adjunctive buprenorphine/samidorphan combination seems beneficial for patients with major depressive disorder with inadequate response to antidepressant therapy. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • diagnostic
  • The guide includes: 1) An informational overview to help first contact health providers understand how to identify, diagnose and treat Adolescent Anxiety 2) A toolkit for first contact health providers containing diagnostic tools and other useful resources for assessing Adolescent Anxiety. (teenmentalhealth.org)
  • persistent
  • Many people with persistent depressive disorder also experience major depressive episodes at some time in their lives. (psychologytoday.com)
  • Among those with persistent bipolar I disorder at follow-up, 36% were on medication and attending counseling, 8% were only attending counseling, 13% were only using medication, 24% were in the hospital, and 18% were untreated. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Eating
  • Eating disorders are very often a coping mechanism for people to attempt to gain control of their situation when they feel helpless in the face of other aspects of their life. (eatingdisorders.org.au)
  • When this quest for control goes too far, the risk of developing an eating disorder dramatically increased. (eatingdisorders.org.au)
  • Our support services for people with eating disorders and their families are confidential, non-judgemental, flexible and open-ended. (eatingdisorders.org.au)
  • Eating disorders were most strongly associated with social impairment. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Nearly all of those with AN (88.9 percent) reported social impairment, and 19.6 percent reported severe social impairment associated with their eating disorder. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Lifetime suicidality was associated with all subtypes of eating disorders. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Peer pressure also plays a part in eating disorders when a friend's dissatisfaction with her own body influences how other friends feel about their bodies. (adolescentgrowth.com)
  • A growing number of teens are first becoming exposed to eating disorders through classmates who binge, purge, or starve themselves. (adolescentgrowth.com)
  • Adolescents girls who spend time on Facebook are more likely to develop eating disorders and negative body image, suggests a new study. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Adolescent girls who reported more self-empowerment were less likely to develop an eating disorder that was also related to parental involvement . (emaxhealth.com)
  • When parents surfed the Internet with the girls and discussed what was viewed, the girls were more likely to feel self-empowered, protecting them from eating disorders, negative body image and physical dissatisfaction. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Conversely, when parents were not involved, the chance of negative body image and eating disorders was more likely. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Significant potential for future research and application of eating disorder prevention lies in an understanding of how parenting decisions can have effect on an adolescent girl's sense of empowerment and that enforcing a girl's sense of empowerment is a means to strengthening body image . (emaxhealth.com)
  • The new findings show a link between eating disorders in adolescent girls associated with more time spent on Facebook, with lack of parental involvement and discussion of the girl's viewing habits. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Eating disorders - can be characterised by eating too much or by eating too little. (google.com)
  • If a young person has an eating disorder they may deny themselves anything to eat, even when they are very hungry or they may eat constantly, or binge. (google.com)
  • Their eating disorder is likely to have developed as a result of deeper issues in their life and possibly a way of disguising emotional pain. (google.com)
  • They explore the various aspects and manifestations of these eating disorders and identify and express their own conflicts of self image. (lessonplanet.com)