Farid Sabet MD
Behavioral Medicine
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Transitioning into Autumn

By Farid Sabet M.D.

If you feel more unsettled and are experiencing vague body aches and pains, you might be the mind/body type that is more sensitive to this seasonal experience. The equivalent concept in our medical terminology is the 'seasonal affective disorder'. I do not believe this is an adequate term as it misses the global picture of one's constitutional needs...

Sep
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A different perspective on the opiate addiction epidemic

By Farid Sabet M.D.

The more powerful this escape is the more potentially dangerous and far-reaching the chemical addiction process becomes. Heroin and other forms of opiates are the most powerful pain numbing compounds known; hence their potential for abuse and dependence are greatest and consequently deadliest...

Jul
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Visiting your ADHD family this summer? Enjoy but be prepared!

By Farid Sabet M.D.

ADHD-prone families have their own culture of disorganization and chaos. After years of working through these tendencies and developing healthier patterns, it is demoralizing to fall right back into chaos, unrealistic expectations, lack of mindful presence, and dramatic...

Jul
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A moment in the mind of an ADDer

By Farid Sabet M.D.

If you have a loved one who is afflicted with ADHD syndrome, you probably vacillate between fascination and frustration with her behavior. You have learned about the inattention, distraction, impulsiveness, restlessness, and...

Jun
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Married to ADHD

By Farid Sabet M.D.

After much pain and self-blame, your oldest son needed a behavioral evaluation and was diagnosed with ADHD. Now you feel exhausted confused and overwhelmed in your own home. You realized your children are showing many of the characteristics your husband has. You are not as patient any more and feel betrayed by life for cleaning up after every one. You are married to ADHD! The qualities that attracted you in the beginning are some of the beneficial qualities of ADHD. It is time to...

May
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From mindfulness to a prayerful attitude

By Farid Sabet M.D.

A dispassionate examination reveals that these practices fall on a continuum that ultimately derives meaning from humanity's quest for God Reality and the reciprocal Divine intervention in our experience. We cannot deny the fact that from time to time, about every thousand years or so, there have been luminaries such as Buddha, Krishna, Jesus, Muhammad, and Baha'u'llah who have brought a fresh dose of spiritual energy to the world, thereby ultimately propelling it to its next level of growth...

May
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Know thyself, but which self?

By Farid Sabet M.D.

The self means different things in different contexts: In its most limited sense it is the apparatus of our ego to deal with the happenings of the world. In its sublimation however, it refers to an essence which is sacred, immaterial, undefinable, and noble. Awareness of this latter meaning and its conscious cultivation is....

Jun
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A glimpse of another world...

By Farid Sabet M.D.

A patient I had not seen for a while recently came to my office for a follow-up visit. She appeared to have a completely different outlook on life than any of her previous visits. When I inquired about the radiance, joy, and serenity that she seemed to exude, she related the following account...

Jun
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Seasonal blues: It's that time of year again!

By Farid Sabet M.D.

This is the time of the year that some feel tired all the time, need to sleep more, have a sense of sluggishness, crave carbohydrates, experience sadness, and dream of sunnier and warmer times. For some the intensity of these symptoms become severe and resembles a major depressive disorder, albeit with atypical features (more hungry, more sleepy). The diagnosis of Seasonal Affective Disorder can be applied to these severe cases. There is a higher prevelance of SAD in the northern climates. So what's the solution?

Feb
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Philosophy for life

By Farid Sabet M.D.

Our personal philosophy of life informs every aspect of our daily existence. Most of us are unaware of the sources that have contributed to our biases. Unconscious and subtle influences are powerful, and accumulate and to become major forces. There are belief systems in vogue that profoundly influences in our psycho-spiritual health. These deserve recognition and honest assessment. Here are some, in order of popularity and their ...

Dec
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