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Essays on hypochondriasis, and other nervous affections

by Reid, John

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Published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John Reid
The Physical Object
Pagination8, vi, 440 p. ;
Number of Pages440
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24489613M

  The other way that some people experience hypochondriasis is to experience the symptoms first and the specific fears second. For example, a person might feel a weird pain in their back, try to find out what it is - often through search engines - only to find warning articles about how back pain may be a sign of kidney failure. Coleridge’s out-of-one’s-senses hypochondriasis continues, however, in the 19th-century conception of ‘delusional hypochondriasis’ linked to a disturbance of brain function. For the psychiatrist Sir George Savage (), hypochondria covered a disorder ‘varying from slight over-sensitiveness to insanity with marked delusions and.

  Reid, John () (DNB00) and in ‘Essays on Insanity,’ of which an enlarged edition appeared in as ‘Essays on Hypochondriasis and other Nervous Affections.’ He generally writes with good sense, and relates a few interesting cases of mental disease, but has added nothing to medical knowledge. In , the year Austen died and the year after Emma’s publication, Dr. John Reid published Essays on Hypochondriacal and Other Nervous Affections. Reid, like many of his contemporaries.

How Hypochondriasis is Depict in My Girl Abstract Hypochondriasis is characterized by a fear or belief, based on misinterpretations of bodily sensations, that one has a serious disease. A person with hypochondriasis may be focused on a single illness, but most . Start studying Hypochondriasis. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.


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Excerpt from Essays on Hypochondriasis: And Other Nervous Affections The following work having been out of print for some years past, I have been at length induced to submit to the Public a second edition of it, with considerable additions, as Well as other : John Reid.

Essays on hypochondriasis, and other nervous affections. [John Reid] Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Reid. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes: 1st Amer. has title: Essays on hypochondriacal and other nervous affections.

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Essays on Hypochondriacal and Other Nervous Affections (Classic Reprint) [John Reid] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from Essays on Hypochondriacal and Other Nervous Affections It was my original design to have endea voured to write something more systematic and complete on the subject of mental disca Essays on hypochondriasis but domestic circumstances in which the public are not.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy Essays on Hypochondriasis, and Other Nervous Affections at This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Essays on insanity, hypochondriasis, and other nervous affections. By John Reid. Abstract. Armorial book-plate: James an edition,has title: Essays on hypochondriacal and other nervous affections."Many passages have been taken, without much alteration, from medical reports to the old Monthly magazine.

Hypochondriasis is a mental illness wherein an individual is preoccupied with the fear of having or the idea of having a serious disease.

It involves the misunderstanding of bodily symptoms. The sensations of most hypochondriacs are intense and disturbing, leading to incorrectly connecting the. Hypochondriasis and other kinds of academic papers in our essays database at Many Essays. Toll free: ; Toll free: ; Home; Services.

Annotated Bibliography. Article Critique. Article Review. Book Report. Book Review. Business Report. Case Brief. Case Study. Coursework. Custom Essay. Discussion Board Post. Editing. The classifications of somatoform disorders include: conversion disorder, hypochondriasis, pain disorder, body dysmorphic disorder, somatization disorder, and undifferentiated somatoform disorder (DSM-IV-TR, ).

Hypochondriasis involves physical complaints or disabilities to suggest a medical problem but there is no biological cause. Epilepsy, and Some Nervous Affections, Its Precursors: Being Twenty-Two Cases, Successfully Treated, ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US Seller Rating: % positive.

Hypochondriasis or hypochondria is a condition in which a person is excessively and unduly worried about having a serious illness. An old concept, the meaning of hypochondria has repeatedly changed.

It has been claimed that this debilitating condition results from an inaccurate perception of the condition of body or mind despite the absence of an actual medical diagnosis. Author(s): Reid,John,; Reid,John,Essays on insanity, hypochondriasis, and other nervous affections.; M.

Carey & Son,; M. Carey & Son, Title(s. Hazlitt's underlining of the word "nervous," however, suggests that Hazlitt had actually written an article prompted by a book by a different Dr.

Reid, John Reid, M.D., who had published Essays on Insanity, Hypochondriasis, and other Nervous Affections (London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, amd [sic] Brown, ). This book is a brief biography of 9 artists, most of them writers, and how they survived and coped with their supposed hypochondria.

It is not a book about hypochondria, but more of the lives of the 9 artists chosen by the author to illustrate the degree of their hypochondria as evident in their memoirs, letters, diaries, essays, novels, autobiographies, and others' writings ("testimonies /5(35).

Author(s): Reid,John, Title(s): Essays on hypochondriasis, and other nervous affections. Edition: 2d ed., with considerable additions. George Cheyne, The English Malady: Or, A Treatise of Nervous Diseases of all Kinds, As Spleen, Vapours, Lowness of Spirits, Hypochondriacal, and Hysterical Distempers, &c.

(London, ) i—ii. Other major works on the subject from this period include Richard Blackmore, A Treatise of the Spleen and Vapours: Or, Hypochondriacal and Hysterical Affections (London, ), Nicholas Robinson, A New. Sigmond, G.: The Trial of William Freeman, for the Murder of John G. Van Nest, including the Evidence and the Arguments of Counsel, with the Decision of the Supreme Court Granting a New Trial and an Account of the Death of the Prisoner, and of the Post-Mortem Examination of His Body by Amariah Brigham, M.D., and Others (reported by B.

Hall), Derby, Miller & Co., Auburn. Memoirs of My Nervous Illness - Originally confined in an institution for treatment of insomnia and hypochondriasis, Schreber experienced dramatic delusions and frightening hallucinations. Mental Health Disorders - Research papers discuss mental health disorders and look into the common types of disorders such as anxiety disorders, mood.Hypochondria works Search for books with subject Hypochondria.

Not In Library. Essays on hypochondriacal and other nervous affections Reid, John Not In Library. Not In Library. A treatise of the hypochondriack and hysterick diseases Bernard Mandeville Not In Library.

Accessible book, Hypochondriasis, Protected DAISY, Hysteria. Dr. Hill in Hypochondriasis, A Practical Treatise () called it a “real, and a sad disease: an obstruction of the spleen by thickened and distempered blood; extending itself often to the liver, and other parts” (3).

Bad circulation was believed to cause a .