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747 Possible Causes for Abnormal Behavior, Difficulty Concentrating, Weight Gain

  • Depression

    Winter depression, typically accompanied by social withdrawal, increased sleep, and weight gain, predictably returns every year in seasonal affective disorder.[nimh.nih.gov] concentrating, remembering details, and making decisions Feelings of worthlessness, hopelessness or guilt Persistent physical symptoms such as headaches, digestive problems[halfofus.com] Some children may inherit abnormalities in brain chemistry from their parents. These abnormalities could make kids more likely to share their parents’ depression.[goodtherapy.org]

  • Schizophrenia

    […] of weight gain between short-term and long-term studies.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] concentrating a feeling that you're being controlled by something outside yourself not feeling up to normal activities like washing, dressing or seeing friends.[youngminds.org.uk] That said, the following are some of the common signs and symptoms of schizophrenia: a) Abnormal Behavior For starters, there is a high risk that you could develop abnormal[schizophreniaforum.org]

  • Insulinoma

    The child had a favorable evolution in the clinical follow-up, presenting with weight gain and progressive remission to complete disappearance of most symptoms-except for[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms that are seen in more serious cases of insulinoma may include: convulsions or seizures a rapid heart rate (greater than 95 beats per minute ) difficulty concentrating[healthline.com] Insulinoma is a rare endocrine tumor that can cause a wide variety of symptoms, including abnormal nocturnal behavior.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tuberous Sclerosis

    The kidney lumps developed after my mom quit rice for wheat instead-- this is what Indians typically do in order to lose weight, but my mom actually gained 20 lbs instead.[pelotti.altervista.org] A combination of symptoms may include seizures, intellectual disability, developmental delay, behavioral problems, skin abnormalities, and lung and kidney disease.[dbpedia.org] It usually affects the central nervous system and results in a combination of symptoms including seizures, developmental delay, behavioral problems, autism, skin abnormalities[texaschildrens.org]

  • Bipolar Disorder

    The rates of clinically significant ( 7%) weight gain were 12.2% with quetiapine and 0% with placebo, resulting in an NNH for 7% weight gain of 8.2.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] concentrating Agitation Spending sprees Increased energy, activity, and restlessness Poor judgment Increased sexual drive Abuse of drugs, particularly cocaine, alcohol, and[halfofus.com] […] display many of the behavioral hallmarks of human bipolar disorder, and that the abnormal behaviors the rodents show can be reversed using ... read more Psychotic Disorders[sciencedaily.com]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    Symptoms include excessive anxiety or worry, restlessness, fatigue, difficulty concentrating, and irritability.[web.archive.org] Dohan FC, Levitt DR, Kushnir LD: Abnormal behavior after intracerebral injection of polypeptides from wheat gliadin: Possible relevance to schizophrenia.[dx.doi.org] The NNTHs for discontinuation due to adverse events, somnolence, sedation, 7% weight gain, and akathisia relative to placebo were estimated with 95% confidence intervals to[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypothyroidism

    Symptoms include weight gain, constipation, dry skin, and sensitivity to the cold.[icd9data.com] concentrating It is very important to keep in mind that the symptoms of hypothyroidism are non-specific and can be found with a number of other diseases.[columbiasurgery.org] Affected infants whose treatment is delayed can have neurologic problems such as spasticity and gait abnormalities, dysarthria or mutism, and autistic behavior.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Traumatic Brain Injury

    As kids enter adolescence, they experience rapid height and weight gain. Both are factors that make them more prone to accidents than adults.[webmd.com] concentrating Trouble with attention Forgetfulness Difficulty making decisions Repeating things Behavioral effects may include: Becoming angry or frustrating easily Acting[maketheconnection.net] gain, low heart rate, and low oxygen levels in the blood.[bisociety.org]

  • Sleep Apnea

    Observational studies showed that lack of sleep is correlated with weight gain and an increased risk of obesity; this relationship was confirmed by mutually reinforcing pathophysiological[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] As a consequence, the respiratory symptoms, the frequent episodes of daytime snoozing and the concentration difficulties at work place diminished considerably.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] viewpoint, hyperactive behavior is the most common abnormality.[intechopen.com]

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

    PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Given the high rates of pediatric and adult obesity, it is imperative to identify early risk factors that might contribute to excess weight gain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs and symptoms of ADHD: Difficulty concentrating or keeping attention Being Easily Distracted Irresponsibility Difficulty in social situations Being hyperactive Trouble[liberty.edu] Chronically abusive use can lead to marked tolerance and psychic dependence with varying degrees of abnormal behavior.[web.archive.org]

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