MACLEAN'S THEORY OF EMOTION

a theory which emphasizes the importance of various parts of the limbic system including the hippocampus and amygdala with respect to emotions.

MANIAC

A historically accepted term for those with mentally illnesses or those who were considered disturbed.

MULTIPLE PERSONALITY

A rare dissociative reaction in which two or more relatively independent personality systems develop in the same individual.Only about a hundred cases of this...

MAD HATTER'S DISEASE

was a condition which led to psychosis, behavioural changes and erythrism as a result of chronic mercury poisoning - used by hatters to dye...

MIRROR IMAGING

is the use of a mirror to duplicate the image placed in front of the mirror, otherwise known as a type of reversed asymmetry.

MENTAL HEALTH CARE

is one category of health care which specializes in the mental health and therefore the care of those with mental health problems. Treatments under...

MENTAL DIPLOPIA

is the experience of illusions, hallucinations and false memories in contention with experiences that trigger them.

MOMENT

in physics is the amount of force required for an event to occur, typically this must outweigh the forces acting against the object moving....

MANDRAKE

is part of the Manilmgoia officinamm plant which has traditional uses as an anaesthetic, aphrodisiac, hallucinogen and a supposed remedy for asthma, whooping cough,...

MEDICAL PSYCHOLOGY

is a branch of psychology which aims to question any psychological aspects of medical programs and their treatments of patients, especially with mental related...

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