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Risk Factors » Emotional


Emotional: Emotions or life events as disease risks.
Introduction: Various different emotions or life events causing emotional upset can be risk factors for other diseases. See also depression as a risk factor.

Condition count: 8; see list of conditions below.
Risk factor subtypes: depression (2)
Risk factor classes: Mental conditions (9)

Risk factors: Risk Factor Center, risk factor list

Emotional: Diseases list

The following list of medical conditions have 'Emotional' or similar listed as a risk factor in our database:


  • Anorexia Nervosa ... low self esteem, perfectionist personality, overachiever personality



  • Depressive disorders ... emotional trauma, child abuse, family death, neglect, romantic break-up, conduct disorders



  • Insomnia ... anxiety, history of depression


  • Suicide ... mood disorders, depression


More Risk Factor Topics

  • chemists ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • chemotherapy ... type of Immunosuppression
  • chewing tobacco ... type of Smoking
  • Chicken pox ... type of Viruses
  • chicken pox exposure ... type of Viruses
  • chicken pox infection ... type of Viruses
  • Child
  • child abuse ... type of Home
  • child care ... type of Institutions
  • child care providers ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • child care workers ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • child-care centers ... type of Infants

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