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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

  • Caffeine
  • campers ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • camping ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • canaries ... type of Birds
  • Cancer
  • cancer chemotherapy ... type of Immunosuppression
  • cancer patients ... type of Immunosuppression
  • Cardiac arrhythmias ... type of Heart disease
  • cardiovascular disease ... type of Atherosclerosis
  • care facilities ... type of Institutions
  • careers emphasizing thinness ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • Caregivers ... type of Occupation/hobby

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