Who Are Psychiatrists? What are Psychiatrists’ Qualifications?

There are many myths about psychiatrists and so, before people see this type of doctor, many often wonder, who are psychiatrists and what are their qualifications? Well, it’s quite simple. Psychiatrists are medical doctors who specialize in psychiatry. A doctor … Continue reading

African American Mental Health Care Inequality

Mental health care in the Africa American population is a huge issue. African Americans make up about 13% of the population of the United States but seek and receive less mental health care and are given a poorer quality of … Continue reading

Anorexia Nervosa – A Life or Death Struggle

Western society is obsessed with a thin figure and some think of anorexia as an ideal image of thin perfection. However, for the people suffering from anorexia nervosa, it is actually a life or death struggle and not a fashion … Continue reading

Epilepsy and Seizures in Women

Seizures and epilepsy are slightly less common in women than they are in men. About 41 women per 100,000 have epilepsy while 49 men per 100,000 have epilepsy. That said, the risk of recurrent seizures and that of ultimate remission … Continue reading