Latent content learned helplessness

Complaint of difficulty in falling or staying asleep or poor sleep quality.

Inborn drive.

Excessive abstract thinking to avoid difficult issues.

Examination of one's own feelings and thoughts.

Preoccupation with self rather than others and the world.

Abnormal feeling that something familiar has never happened before (see déjà vu).

Males with extra X chromosome; may include feminiza-tion, sterility, and low intelligence.

Placidity, hyperphagia, and other features; caused by limbic system damage.

A disorder of the form of thought with unusual though fathomable associations between ideas; cf. derailment of thought or loosening of associations.

Culture-bound syndrome (China): panic from fear that penis has retracted into abdomen, and that this will be fatal.

Amnesia (especially short-term memory) and confabulation in chronic alcoholism. Personality and long-term memory are relatively preserved.

In New Guinea, a prion disease, spongiform encepha-lopathy transmitted (formerly) by cannibalism.

Healthy Sleep

Healthy Sleep

A Guide to Natural Sleep Remedies. Many of us experience the occasional night of sleeplessness without any consequences. It is when the occasional night here and there becomes a pattern of several nights in arow that you are faced with a sleeping problem. Repeated loss of sleep affects all areas of your life The physical, the mental, and theemotional. Sleep deprivation can affect your overall daily performance and may even havean effecton your personality.

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