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What are two somatoform disorder?

Two examples of somatoform disorder would be hypochondriasis and conversion disorder. Hypochondriasis is a preoccupation with fears about a real physical problem but that fear exaggerates the severity of the illness. Conversion disorder is a presence of a motor of… Full Answer

What are two mental disorders?

For example: 1) Personality disorders (borderline, paranoid, histrionic, etc.) 2) Anxiety disorders (specific phobia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, etc.) 3) Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders (delusional disorder, schizoaffective disorder, etc.) 4) Mood disorders (major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder, dysthymic disorder… Full Answer

Is bipolar heredity?

Yes, bipolar disorder is heredity. Many people afflicted with bipolar disorder have a relative within the first degree that also has bipolar disorder or a 'cluster' disorder. (A cluster disorder is a disorder that seems to be linked to another… Full Answer