Talking To Your Doctor About Mental Health

Mental health issues can make you sick

Not just depressed or anxious, but physically sick. According to statistics from WHO, nearly 450 million people suffer from mental health issues each year.

How do doctors recognize symptoms?

Doctors look for key behavioral symptoms, such as sleeping patterns and appetite changes, and emotional symptoms, such as thoughts of suicide or paranoia.

Doctors are afraid to raise the issue

According to research published in JAMA Internal Medicine, doctors’ reluctance to broach mental health concerns with their patients is a major contributor to misdiagnosis.

The prescription pad is not enough

The high rates of mental illness in America come as no surprise the World Health Organization (WHO) says that 10% of worldwide disability is due to mental health problems.

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I am a Neuro-Psychitrist and blogger used to write health and fitness related articles regularly.

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Dr. Niraj Singh Yadav

Dr. Niraj Singh Yadav

I am a Neuro-Psychitrist and blogger used to write health and fitness related articles regularly.