Bibliomania is a compulsive tendency to collect and hoard books, according to Right Diagnosis. Although bibliomania is not classified as a psychological disorder, it can be a form of obsessive-compulsive disorder, notes ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Mental Health

Some ways to stop obsessing include employing different visualizations, getting angry at the object of the obsession or applying humor to the situation. Taking a break to remove oneself from the situation while focusing... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Mental Health

Symptoms of eating disorders vary depending on the specific disorder but may include compulsive exercising, abnormal weight loss, rapid consumption of food, depression and an obsession with food and weight, according to ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Mental Health
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