Results 1–10 of 16 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "The psychology of genetic screening" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (6)Emotional health (3)Disability (2)Stress (2)Workplace issues (2) 23 more... [+] ADHD (1)Aging (1)Alzheimer's (1)Autism (1)Bipolar disorder (1)Children (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Education (1)Human rights (1)Military (1)Obesity (1)Parenting (1)Personality (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Race (1)Safety & design (1)Schizophrenia (1)Sport & exercise (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Violence (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicX Results 1–10 of 16 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.ObesityObesity is marked by excess accumulation of body fat caused by genetic factors and behavioral factors — especially eating too much and exercising too little. Obesity can lead to diabetes, heart disease, sleep apnea and other problems.Psychology Topic 2.AutismAutism is the most severe developmental disability, involving impairments in social interaction — such as being aware of other people’s feelings — and verbal and nonverbal communication.Psychology Topic 3.Alzheimer's DiseaseAlzheimer’s disease is a chronic brain disease that gradually erodes an individual’s memory, intellectual abilities and personality, eventually impairing the ability to think, speak or perform such basic tasks as getting dressed or eating.Psychology Topic 4.Sport and ExerciseRegular physical activity and participation in sports are good for your body, reducing the risk that you’ll develop high blood pressure, heart disease, colon cancer and diabetes. Sport psychologists can help you overcome problems, enhance your performance and achieve your goals.Psychology Topic 5.Testing IssuesInformation about psychological testing issues, including the development, creation, administration, scoring and interpretation of psychological tests of abilities such as intelligence or aptitudes; personality (e.g., traits, attitudes); and mental health, including neurological disorders.Psychology Topic 6.Bipolar DisorderBipolar disorder is a serious mental illness in which common emotions become intensely and often unpredictably magnified, including manic episodes — abnormally elevated or irritable moods — and possibly depression.Psychology Topic 7.SchizophreniaSchizophrenia is a serious mental illness characterized by incoherent or illogical thoughts, bizarre behavior and speech, and delusions or hallucinations, such as hearing voices.Psychology Topic 8.DepressionPeople with depression may lack pleasure in daily activities, significant weight loss or gain, insomnia or excessive sleeping, lack of energy, inability to concentrate, feelings of worthlessness or guilt and thoughts of death or suicide.Psychology Topic 9.ADHDADHD, or attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, makes it difficult to organized, stay focused, make realistic plans, or think before acting. Treatment options include behavioral therapy, neurofeedback, and psychosocial therapy.Psychology Topic 10.RaceAccording to research by psychologists and others, prejudice and discrimination are still problems in American society. Research also shows that contact between people of different racial and ethnic backgrounds can reduce stereotyping and prejudice.Psychology Topic Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 16 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "The psychology of genetic screening"