Behavioural phenotype

The behavioural phenotype is characterized by problems in cognitive functioning, academic problems in arithmetic, difficulty with abstractions, understanding cause and effect, and generalizing from one situation to another. Thus, inattention, poor concentration, impaired judgement, memory deficits, and problems in abstract reasoning are characteristic. Behavioural problems related to impulsivity and hyperactivity make them vulnerable to later diagnoses of oppositional defiant and conduct disorder.

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Breaking Bulimia

Breaking Bulimia

We have all been there: turning to the refrigerator if feeling lonely or bored or indulging in seconds or thirds if strained. But if you suffer from bulimia, the from time to time urge to overeat is more like an obsession.

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