Somatization Disorder: Causes And Management

  In the previous article, Somatization Disorders: Understanding Psychosomatic Illness, we examined the four types of somatization illnesses. In this article, the etiologic factors and overview of the management will be tackled.     Etiologic Factors “Somatization disorder, characterized by a history of at least eight unexplained symptoms in four or more bodily systems, represents…

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Gambling Addiction: Slowly Rotting Your Life Away

As intelligent human beings, we are in control of our lives. Having the capacity and ability to decide for ourselves, we have our way of catharsis in dealing with the demands of life. When we feel like life is already consuming us, diversion activities become our go-to hideaway. Giving oneself a break is not bad…

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