Caring for mental health in childhood and growing up as happier adults

Psychological disorders are more common than is believed: 25% of the population will present a mental disorder during their lifetime, according to data from the World Health Organization. On International Mental Health Day, it is important to make it clear that the need for psychological support is a normal occurrence for a large part of … Read more

Pathological gambling and soccer: when is gambling considered a problem?

On the occasion of the Football World Cup, our psychology and psychiatry doctors at Clínica Carretel in Zaragoza, Dr. Silvia Saskyn and Dr. Lola Vázquez, talk about sports betting and the increase in cases of pathological gambling during sporting events. Our doctors define pathological gambling as an addiction to gambling and betting that is summarized … Read more

4 medical tips to overcome post-holiday syndrome with emotional intelligence

People between the ages of 30 and 50 years and women are more likely to suffer from post-holiday depression. Living in urban areas also has an influence. Summer is over, and with it the vacations. The return to work, to housework, to the gym or to English classes, are routines that can provoke the so-called … Read more

Information and solution to frequently asked questions about mental disorders

Dr. Garcia-Camba has a selection of books on the application of psychiatry in mental diseases and disorders. Society often tends to underestimate the importance of mental illnesses. However, the prevalence of these disorders continues to increase, while causing considerable effects on people’s health. Some of the most common are depression, dementia, schizophrenia, developmental disorders or … Read more

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) into adulthood

The prevalence of ADHD in late adolescence and early adulthood ranges from 4-6%. It is estimated that 60% of children diagnosed with ADHD persist into adulthood. However, the evolution of the core symptoms of ADHD (Attention Deficit, Hyperactivity and Impulsivity) into adulthood is different. Hyperactivity symptoms diminish in adolescence and may disappear in early adulthood, … Read more

I Forum of patients with Central Sensitization Syndrome

InstituteMYM, medical center member of Top Doctors specialized in stress, fatigue and pain, organizes the I Forum of patients with Central Sensitization Syndrome. Next October 4, 2018 at 18h will take place in the auditorium of the Teknon Medical Center the I Forum of Patients with Central Sensitization Syndrome. It is a meeting organized by … Read more