Results for: Psychosis

What is organic psychosis?

Organic psychosis occurs where a person experiences psychotic symptoms in the context of an organic (physical) health problem. Symptoms of psychosis include hallucinations, de (MORE)

Is psychosis treatable?

Effective treatments are available for people who experience episodes of psychosis. As with all illnesses an individual's recovery and overall outcomes are improved greatly by (MORE)

What causes psychosis?

Psychosis has many causes. Psychosis can manifest due to vitamin deficiencies, sleep deprivation, anxiety, paranoia, sensory deprivation, fear, guilt, nuerosis, or during a de (MORE)

What does psychosis mean?

"Psychosis" is a non-specific psychiatric term used to refer to a "loss of contact with reality." Since the modern science of psychiatry is not more specific at the level of w (MORE)

Is schizophrenia psychosis?

  Technically no. The two are closely related but not the same thing. Schizophrenia is a mental disorder and the symptoms of schizophrenia fall into three broad categories (MORE)

What is postpartum psychosis?

Symptoms of postpartum psychosis can include:Delusions or strange beliefsHallucinations (seeing or hearing things that aren't there)Feeling very irritatedHyperactivityDecrease (MORE)

Is alzheimer a psychosis?

Alzheimer's is a form of dementia seen in the elderly. This is a progressive, terminal disorder that results in a range of symptoms most notably memory loss. However, as the i (MORE)
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What is Adderall psychosis?

Adderall is made up of 4 amphetamine salts. These are in a class of  drugs known as stimulants.   Excessive use of stimulants can cause sleep deprivation and a lot  of n (MORE)