The Most Common Adverse Effects of Testosterone Therapy

Testosterone loss in men can be a very difficult thing. It causes many symptoms that men find uncomfortable and that lower enjoyment of life....

CENTER FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC STUDIES DEPRESSION SCALE (CES-D)

n. a self-administered screening test which is commonly-used to assess a person's depression quotient. On a 20-item rating scale, this self-report reveals depressive feelings...

BEHAVIORAL COUPLES THERAPY

n. a form of behavior therapy which accommodates couples in troubled relationships. Mainly, the goal is to instruct couples to work together in eliminating...

OPIOIDS

a set of mixtures or combined substances which consist of the opiates that manifest naturally and their semisynthetic sub-products, synthetic substances with morphine-like...

THEORY

a managerial philosophy which tries to integrate facets of Japanese management practices into American corporate society. It stresses participative decision-making by workers, the facilitation...

ADRENOCORTICAL INSUFFICIENCY

a health matter triggered by the adrenal cortex's faulty production of sufficient amounts of the chemicals necessary to support standard metabolic operations, which may...

ISOTRETINOIN

an analog of vitamin A used for fighting acne, which is resistant to other therapies. Controversially the use of isotretinoin is linked with psychological...

RELIABILITY OF COMPOSITES

Reliability of the various components of a test or measurement device. See also: composite reliability.

GABA ANTAGONISTS

These are the compounds that inhibit GABA receptor sites and GABA action. They can be direct and indirect. Best known is bicuculline that is...

BROFAROMINE

n. a drug prescribed in the treatment of anxiety and depression. (Trade name: Consonar). This antidepressant acts as a reversible inhibitor of monoamine oxidase...

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