Asked in ADD-ADHD
Is ADHD caused by a chemical imbalance in the brain?
Yes, to a degree. ADHD is caused by underdevelopment in certain regions of the brain. However, individuals with ADHD have less dopamine in the brain and respond to drugs that increase this chemical in the brain. Another opinion Please go to the related link below. I believe there is no solid scientific research to support the "chemical imbalance in the brain" theory of mental illness. ...
Asked in Health, Mental Health, Schizophrenia
Does having or handling cat can cause schizophrenia?
No scizophrenia is a chemical imbalance in the brain, a mental illness, not caused by anything specific. ...
Asked in Genetic Engineering
Have you ever heard anyone say that having blue eyes is a genetic disfunction passed down from generation to generation and is a chemical imbalance?
Having blue eyes is neither a genetic dysfunction nor a chemical imbalance. That is a new one. Genetic dysfunctions and chemical imbalances are not generally passed down from generation to generation. Whoever told you they were has never heard of Charles Darwin and his Theory of Evolution. ...
Asked in Gay Lesbian and Bisexual
Why is shoemaker gay?
One is homosexual because of the chemical "imbalance" in the body that cause hormones, pheromones, and sexual or intimate arousal. Gay men are born with this "imbalance" just as most women are. Women who are Lesbian are either born with the "imbalance" or are not, and choose to be lesbian. Those who are bisexual have a bit of the "imbalance" and find sexual and emotional interest to the same and opposite sex. Homosexuality and Bisexuality are both very natural. Many people are Gay,...
Asked in ADD-ADHD
What organs does affects attention deficit hyperactivity disorder?
Since ADHD is a mental disorder it is in the brain. ADHD is caused by a chemical imbalance in the brain. ...