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the result or product of thinking.
thought broadcasting the belief that one's thoughts are being broadcast from one's head to the external world.
thought disorder a disturbance in the thought process that is most narrowly defined as disorganized thinking with altered associations, as is characteristic of schizophrenia. The term is often used much more broadly to include any disturbance of thought, such as confusion, hallucinations, or delusions, which affects possession, quantity, or content of thought.
thought stopping a method of overcoming obsessive, phobic, or otherwise distressing thoughts by first concentrating on them and after a short time stopping or interrupting them.


1. The faculty of reasoning.
2. The process or act of thinking.
3. The result of thinking.


1. The faculty of reasoning.
2. The process or act of thinking.
3. The result of thinking.

Patient discussion about thought

Q. Could anyone share your thought about this medicine? hi all…my son is suffering from ADHD for the past 3 years. He is currently on Adderall and is not able to tolerate it effectively. When I shared this with the doctor, he has prescribed him Strattera. To my knowledge it works more for kids with ADD than those with ADHD…..Could anyone share your thought about this medicine...Please……

A. I have no idea about Strattera, I am ADHD and I take Adderall. It worked well for me but I got severe side effects with Ritalin. I have found that Adderall has fewer side effects and is safe. Adderall is a stimulant drug and Strattera is a non-stimulant drug used in the treatment of ADHD in adults and children over 6. I have also read a critic in a medical journal that Strattera could develop suicidal thoughts in patients. Hey! Don’t from your own conclusions. Doctor is an individual who possess the required qualifications and knowledge to give the kind of treatment. Do consult with your doctor for any of your doubts.

Q. Is it normal for someone with untreated Adult ADHD to have constant, worried thoughts? As a child I was diagnosed with "off the charts" ADHD and took medication which fixed the problem for about 7 years. I ended the medication in junior high and now I am in college. I am no having constant worried thoughts and my mind is always racing. I think this may be the ADHD back now as an adult, would this make sense?

A. Attention Def is often goes hand in hand with Depression. Depression is often missed in diagnosis because the person suggests that they are not sad and don't cry often. Depression might better be described as a feeling of emotional heavyness or pressure without a real reason. This feeling of emotional heavyness is awful and people will try to find reasons to explain why they feel this way so that they can do something about it. Generally, if a person makes a decision about something, such as paying a bill, this heavyness will lift for a while and the person can move on to another thought. When a person is depressed this heavyness is lifted but only for a very short period of time, sometimes only for a few seconds, and the person cannot move on to a new thought. Instead, the tendency is to rethink the same thought over and over to get, although short lived, a bit of emotional releif.

Q. Any advice and thoughts you have about dieting & exercise I'd love to know. Thanks………….. After having tried with so many diets I loved the nutri- system diet. But it’s too expensive. I want to have an easy and fun diet that would work for me and actually I love to eat healthy. If you guys had any success with such a diet, please share with me. Any advice and thoughts you have about dieting & exercise I'd love to know. Thanks…………..

A. Make sure to have lots of fruits, vegetables, less of meat, exercise and lots of water especially every morning. Make sure you’re always hydrated. It's the best. Eliminate all soda or soft drinks and those sweet candies and please balance out your meals.

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All of this is a result of thoughtlessness, carelessness, irregularities .
I find it really sad that what was done with the best of intentions was turned into a media frenzy, criticising him for his thoughtlessness.
I know Sandy didn't mean it but this is a result of his thoughtlessness.
Panel chair Mary Porter said: "We cannot be sure as to why the registrant behaved as she did on this occasion, but at the very least she displayed a degree of thoughtlessness in her delivery of care which, as we have observed, was very serious.
Icarus' aspirations were molded by thoughtlessness or even deadly pride -- how high he could fly.
The two decisions are clear indicators of the form and shape of the future Iraq that was created by President George Bush and sectarian leaders with regional support and Arab thoughtlessness in a manner that allowed terrorism and occupation to turn Mesopotamia into a battleground over oil - but one wrapped in a subtle ideological cover devoid of all human values and national principles.
Sadly, whether by design or thoughtlessness, this is exactly what he has done.
Other fascinating stories include "The Koala's Tail Ends in a Drought," which portrays why Koala has no tail as a reminder of his thoughtlessness, and "The Koala's Clinging Baby," which explains why koala babies cling to their mothers and why a shaman's magic paint marks remain on koalas' faces.
It is the opposite of thoughtlessness, the enemy of happiness.
To overlook our family's thoughtlessness because they are our family is how we begin a self-hatred that grows by the ugliness of those around us who would all but see us dead before accepting us as fellow travelers on the road of life.
Arendt's warning about the dangers of thoughtlessness seem particularly relevant today as sound-bites about "patriotism" and "pride" increasingly drown out honest political discussion.
The story goes on to detail how the little witch repays her roomies for their thoughtlessness.