World Mental Health Day: ADHD is more than a childhood disorder

World Mental Health Day: ADHD is more than a childhood disorder

Often habits and behavior patterns acquired in childhood are a precursor to behavioral problems in adults. While some habits go away with time, certain behaviors tend to stay. This could also prove to be true for some physical and mental disorders, one of them being attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Read more

Separation anxiety disorder: Its prevalence among adults

Separation anxiety disorder: Its prevalence among adults

Separation anxiety disorder is a common anxiety disorder mostly seen in children, especially, in toddlers and children under four years of age. As the name suggests, the condition occurs when children experience separation from their parents or primary caregivers. The thought of their parents going away from them induces a fear and feeling of insecurity in children. As a result, they become anxious and exhibit symptoms like crying, clinging, or screaming. Read more