Cassandra Hughes, Author at healthandsymptoms

Cassandra Hughes

  • Multiple Sclerosis Causes

    Many researchers know what occurs when MS advances in a person, they have yet to understand any combos of multiple sclerosis causes. There are lots of things which are thought to be a major factor; however, muiltple researchers still have a tenuous ways to go in to finding an ...
  • Adoption Legal Tips

    If you are considering the process of adopting a child, you should be aware that it can be difficult and take years to complete. Having a plan and an excellent adoption lawyer on your side can drastically reduce the amount of time and stress associated with adoption. Below are...
  • Choosing Adoption

    Adoption can be a wonderful way to grow your family while providing a home for a child in need. However, there are important legal, financial, and emotional considerations to think about before making this big decision. Below are some considerations you and your family should discuss before adopting a...
  • Domestic Adoption

    Welcoming a child into your family doesn’t always involve a trip to the delivery room or any traditional aspects of giving birth. Sometimes it requires thorough research, assistance from a lawyer, and visits from adoption officials. A domestic adoption is an option that thousands of aspiring parents in the...
  • Preventing Sinusitis

    Sinusitis occurs for many reasons, but most of the time it is caused by an exposure to an illness, allergen, or pollutant. While many factors may extend beyond your realm of control, such as being female or elderly, you may be able to prevent other factors. There is no proven...
  • Residential Treatment Programs

    People who are in the intermediate severity of the mental illness spectrum often seek residential treatment programs. These programs usually provide an appropriate level of support and evaluation usually with around 7-10 maximum capacity. Patient could either be on the transitional stage from an inpatient treatment program to community...
  • Mental Health Center Inpatient Treatment

    The inpatient treatment option is usually reserved for people suffering from severe cases of mental disorders. These patients have more or less lost control over their actions or at lost of how to deal with their conditions. Their mental illness may have also severely affected their relationships with their...
  • Choosing an Outpatient Treatment

    Outpatient treatments options are usually suggested to people with either less severe mental disorders or people in a transition phase from an inpatient treatment facility. Other reasons for seeking this kind of treatment would include a person’s inability to commit to inpatient care, or inability to afford an inpatient...
  • Mental Health and Addiction Integrated Treatment

    At least 20% of people suffering from mental disorders also suffer from substance abuse. Most of the time people are unaware which one caused which, did they suffer from mental illness before or after they started abusing alcohol or drugs? The most common condition combination people suffer from is...
  • Inpatient vs Residential Treatment For Mental Disorders

    People with mental illness vary in condition and severity of their conditions, and therefore require varying types and levels of care. Outpatient treatment or partial hospitalization are more common among people with mental illness. However, for more severe mental health conditions, inpatient treatments or residential treatments are recommended. Inpatient...
  • Mental Illness Signs

    Most people are unaware or choose to eliminate the possibility of having mental disorders. They will continue to pretend they don’t exhibit certain warning symptoms and may rely on their family and friends to encourage them to seek appropriate support from professionals. Here are some of the warning signs...
  • Histrionic Personality Disorders

    People with histrionic disorder often engage in actions that make them come across as excessively dramatic, or annoying attention-seekers. People often ignore the symptoms since people with histrionic personality disorders behave well in social situations, and more alarming signs aren’t usually apparent. Some of the signs exhibited by people...
  • Deal With Personality Disorders

    Many cases of people with personality disorders may involve the risks of suicide and self-harm. People with personality disorders may or may not be fully aware of their actions, which may require their families and friends to support them through this ordeal. Some of the ways family and friends...
  • Personality Disorder Stages

    Mental illness is more predominant in society than most people realize. It is not something to be ashamed of, instead it should be more acknowledged. The five stages that people with personality are; Unawareness Most people who have personality disorders are often unaware of their actions or how their...
  • Psychologists and Psychiatrists at Mental Health Clinics

    A stigma surrounds seeing psychologists and psychiatrists at mental health centers. People stray away from mental health centers or even refuse to acknowledge mental illness in fear of what their friends and family may think of them. However, psychologists and psychiatrists can help you from the start till the...
  • What To Expect At Mental Health Centers

    Mental health consists of our emotional, psychological and social well-being that define our lifestyles. It shapes our relationships and how we interact with other people. Due to the stigma surrounding mental illness, many hesitate to seek the professional help they need, more so visit a mental health center for...