Tag: treatment

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Getting Help for Eating Disorders

Eating disorders affect 30 million people in the U.S. Anorexia, a mental illness that makes a person stop eating, and bulimia, a mental disorder characterized by binge eating and self-induced vomiting, are two types of eating disorders. Both are life-threatening, so treatment is essential. Eating disorders are severe psychological and […]

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Orthodontic Procedure: Diagnosing and Treating Malocclusion

While some dentists can perform advanced dental procedures, such as installing dental braces, keep in mind that there’s a big difference between them and an orthodontist. Orthodontists have undergone special training courses. After completing a bachelor’s degree in dentistry, they still need another two to three years of residency and should […]

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How to Seek Professional Help for Addiction Without Negatively Impacting Your Career

Risk-taking, strong drive for success, obsession, dedication, novelty-seeking — these are character traits that help propel professionals into the C-level suite. Unfortunately, they are also character traits that correlate with drug or alcohol abuse and addiction. This means that many people dealing with addiction must balance seeking professional help with […]