- Q Why do I panic?
Deepak Chopra, Alternative & Complementary MedicinePanic arises when the mind is so overloaded by distress that all coherence is lost. Fear roams the mind at will, breaking down every barrier. Because the mind-body system is arranged to restore balance by any means, this total incoherence lasts for only... Full Answer
- Q What are mood disorders?
Mood disorders include major depressive disorder, dysthymic disorder, and bipolar disorder: Approximately 20.9 million American adults, or about 9.5 percent of the U.S. population age 18 and older in a given year, have a mood disorder The median age of... Full Answer
- Q What caused a shift from group to individual survival mechanisms?
Dr. Dean Ornish, Internal MedicineJames H. Billings, Ph.D., M.P.H., says, "I'm fifty-four years old. And my genes are -- let's just say for easy math -- one million years old. If I think about it, all I needed was one relative to get eaten before they procreated somewhere along the forty... Full Answer