6 symptoms of mental illness, which is taken as the surrounding whims
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The behavior of each of us there is some kind of fad that, we think, is characteristic only of us. And vainly think. Because, according to science, each of our petty whim, habit, or "pet peeve" You can find a strictly scientific explanation.
1. paruresis - fear of urinating in the presence of others
You have come to celebrate small need to empty the toilet (for example, in a restaurant), and are already half way to the blessed relief, when your back is heard shuffling. And ... everything. Process stalled. You can no longer squeeze out a drop. Someone fell in at the next urinal. You know that he hears your stream suddenly dried up, and from this panic only growing. Soon after you turn formed. And they're all wondering what it is you there in complete silence ...
2. nail obkusyvaniya
Onychophagia - one of the most common mental disorders, which is expressed in onychophagia. This scourge is subject to about 45 percent of people aged 10 to 18 years (most of them - women). Among sufferers Onychophagia meet and celebrities - Britney Spears, Jacqueline Kennedy, Eva Mendes ...
3. Failure to recognize and express their emotional state
How often have you heard from the girl that her boyfriend is sincere enough with it? "He never shared with me their experiences," "he is some kind of eternally aloof ...", "he did not care about what happens in my soul!" - and so on.
Believe it or not, but two out of three of these complaints can be explained by the medical phenomenon known as "alexithymia". This term refers to the inability of a man to recognize and verbalize their own emotional state. Alexithymia in varying degrees, is present in every one of us. However, in the most severe cases, this condition can seriously poison the life. On the assurances of scientists, alexithymia prevents live about 8-10 per cent of all people, and among them men more than women.
4. The violent emotional expression
Imagine the chief chastises you for any serious mistake, and you feel that even second - and burst out laughing, and you can not help it. Trying to pull himself together - you know just what it is you face, but how you would not constrained, look guilty gradually replaced by a silly smile, then stifled a laugh, and soon one of you sees a real loud hysterical laughter. If you've ever experienced anything like that, it is quite possible to suffer a syndrome called "violent emotional expression," also known as "pseudobulbar affect."
5. Intolerance to certain sounds
Almost every one of us can not stand any sound: foam glass, chalk on the blackboard, the creak of the swing, champ ... OK it or not, depends on what kind of sounds and how they are preventing you from living.
Mental disorder called "mizofoniya" - a condition where the irritation caused by conventional, unremarkable sounds. For example, the sounds that publish other people when they eat, breathe, cough, or engaged in other very familiar and quiet affairs.
6. Oppositional defiance disorder
The big team there is always a frame that receives a hostile reception everything is "on top". He said his main aim to undermine the credibility of the authorities the most noisy and unpleasant for the latter method. He strives and argues for each insignificant occasion.