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a state of excitability, with great mental and physical unrest.


A condition of being nervous (2).


A condition of being nervous (2).


a state of excitability, with great mental and physical unrest.

Patient discussion about nervousness

Q. Is fibromyalgia related to Central Nervous System? Is fibromyalgia related to Central Nervous System? Among men and women who is more prone to the symptoms of fibromyalgia?

A. here is a quote from the National Fibromyalgia Association site:

"Little research has been conducted that measures the prevalence of fibromyalgia, and estimates vary widely as to the proportion of male versus female patients. A 1999 epidemiology study conducted in London found a female to male ratio of roughly three to one. However, a 2001 review of the research literature in Current Rheumatology Reports stated the ratio was nine to one."

Q. What is dysautonomia? My friend has dysautonomia. What does it mean? What are the symptoms? Is it curable?

A. Dysautonomia is any disease or malfunction of the autonomic nervous system. The symptoms of dysautonomia conditions are usually “invisible” to the untrained eye. The child can appear to be as healthy as other children. The manifestations are occurring internally, and although the symptoms are often are not visible on the outside. Symptoms can be unpredictable, may come and go, appear in any combination, and may vary in severity).There is no cure for dysautonomia. There are medications to assist in stabilization, but are often needed on a long-term basis.

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However despite this nervousness, analysts said, there exist good buying opportunities from a medium-term perspective.
The market reflected this nervousness and also a tense international situation with International Monetary Fund (IMF) forecasts warning the world crises would negatively affect trade and growth.
Asked how his nervousness before the ceremony compares to how he feels before an important fixture, he said: "About the same.
Midfield legend McHale said: "There is a nervousness to it because of all these games we've lost.
By the final chapter, Murison moves into the post-Civil War years, when scientific advancements as well as the rise of medical professionalism cast nervousness as a pathological problem requiring professional treatment and control, thus closing off much of the public from the cultural debate about nervousness.
I'm not feeling well, I may not stay for dinner,' she relapsed into nervousness "I told her, 'oh, yeah.
If you ever lose that nervousness, you lose a lot of the qualities that have driven you to become a coach or footballer," he said.
When a speaker believes lack of nervousness alone makes them a good presenter, they are suffering from Kurt's syndrome: confusing personal comfort with effective speaking.
London, May 22 ( ANI ): Prince William has revealed that he struggled to nod off before tying the knot with the Duchess of Cambridge due to his nervousness and the blaring crowds who spent the night in The Mall.
German Shepherds Bella and Blakey have not found the courage to complete some of the more challenging aspects of the police training course, and their nervousness means they are not up to the job.
This could be attributed to some sophisticated market activity occurring -- savvy investors capitalizing on the nervousness to sell high and then wait for prices to drop before buying back.
Abstract: Considerable attention has been given to the MRP nervousness in case of sudden change in demand, with several solutions proposed in the last decades.