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Constantly Thinking Disorder: is it a real thing?

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Constantly Thinking Disorder: is it a real thing?
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March 3rd, 2016 8:35am
Yes it is a real thing, one can frustrated with constant thinking and can get lost. Anxiety is a symptom and rapid heart beating and anger. Good sleep and food and emotional support can improve that disorder.
March 9th, 2016 10:58am
I consider myself an overthinker. It is possible to constantly think. You have to learn how to control your thoughts to break free.
March 12th, 2016 5:11pm
Personally, I think it is. There are some people who can think of nothing and relax... and those who think so much that it then starts to harm them.
March 12th, 2016 8:14pm
Honestly, when do we NOT think? We, as humans, over think A LOT. It's actually a probably for most people.
March 13th, 2016 8:39pm
No but many people do go through a time when they cannot stop thinking about all sorts of things for many different reasons.
March 16th, 2016 3:21am
It all depends on what your thinking. Such as suicide, school, home, partner, friends, and much more.
March 16th, 2016 2:23pm
It can be real for us who struggles to stop recurring thoughts. I personally find it real because at times it is hard to cope with flashing thoughts which cannot be suppressed within you.
March 17th, 2016 1:34pm
This disorder is nothing to joke about and is definitely a real thing. It can cause major problems and you may not enjoy precious moments as much as you should, due to your constant thinking about the past, future, etc. This disorder can also prevent you from sleeping, and if that's not real, I don't know what is.
March 20th, 2016 8:43am
No, or not yet, I suppose. But there is something called over thinking. Don't worry, you are not alone. Talk to someone if you feel like your thoughts are getting the best of you.
March 21st, 2016 12:19am
Anxiety can cause you to think about things constantly. Your mind can seem to not switch off. Even to the point of worrying about not worrying.
April 3rd, 2016 6:01pm
I'd think that'd be anxiety. Which is like you can't stop thinking about negative outcomes and using what if situations. It's not just a physical part, which is like shaking and sweating. That seems like the mental aspect of anxiety but really it depends on what type of thoughts
April 5th, 2016 3:03pm
It could be a real thing. I think about things all of the time. So yah. I think it is a sort of thing.
April 8th, 2016 9:32am
yes it is a real thing it is like eating disorder depression disorder but they are all diognozed by doctors
April 8th, 2016 6:00pm
I would say that links to and/or is actually anxiety. Anxious people over think things and will always be thinking about anything and everything.
April 10th, 2016 3:23am
To me it is, absolutely. I just like to call it anxiety. If you're talking about good thoughts, is it really a disorder?
April 10th, 2016 9:53am
I would say yes, some people overthink too much and others think way too much in general. Thinking isn't a bad thing, but I guess it could become effective if it keeps on.
April 24th, 2016 3:22am
I believe it is a real thing, and I think people can really suffer from such a thing. So, in conclusion, yes. I do believe it is a real thing.
April 28th, 2016 5:16pm
Thinking disorder is very real. The person with thinking disorder fully believes the content of their thoughts, no matter how far fetched they might be. Therapy and/or medication helps.
April 30th, 2016 3:44pm
It is not a real disorder, but you may have a lot of things going on in your life right now. Perhaps, you are constantly thinking of things because of anxiety or stress as well.
May 6th, 2016 4:30am
There is no medically diagnosed disorder that bears the name. You might be referring to general anxiety disorder, a common anxiety problem in which the suffering constantly think about and dwell on negative scenarios. It is a real disorder, but there are many ways you can be helped and cured. You can actually stop constantly thinking.
May 13th, 2016 12:38pm
No it isn't. It's just that your brain seems to be on an overdrive...It can be managed by finding some creative hobby.
May 18th, 2016 12:44pm
I truly think it's a real thing. Your mind never stops thinking especially if you struggle with anxiety or depression.
May 19th, 2016 2:28am
Well, no. There is not such thing as "Constantly Thinking Disorder" but there are a few disorders close to it such as Paranoid Personality Disorder (PPD) where people are constantly thinking and feeling paranoid about certain things. But to answer your question, as of 2016, there is no Constantly Thinking Disorder in the DSM.
May 19th, 2016 4:19am
I've never heard of it under that name. You may be referring to ADHD or OCD.
May 20th, 2016 1:26am
To call constant thought a disorder would be a stretch in my opinion, but in my personal experience I myself am constantly thinking and processing new ideas and information. I find that it improves my mood and that I am often bored if I'm not doing two or three things at a time, and so far it has not caused a problem in my life in the slightest.
May 20th, 2016 9:20pm
This may be connected to anxiety. There are many types of anxiety. Some of the side effects of anxiety may include racing of thoughts. Check in with te Doctor to see if you might have clinical anxiety.
May 21st, 2016 12:27am
Yes I think constantly thinking is a real disorder because it might also be partially anxiety because you can't turn your mind off and can't stop overthinking and worrying
May 21st, 2016 10:42am
I do believe that Constantly Thinking Disorder is a real thing. Based on my personal experience, I've had times in my life where it was though I couldn't "shut-off" my brain. As expected, this causes anxiety, worry and lack of sleep. It's as if I was trying to stay one step ahead or if I just had so much worry and anxiety that I could not turn it off in my mind. It caused me to not appreciate life to its fullest, as much joy was replaced by worry.
May 22nd, 2016 10:56pm
Thoughts are like mazes. Inside complication there is a mistake for words and apprehension to make statements that not everyone can understand what a real disorder is.
May 25th, 2016 12:18am
This isn't a "real" thing it isn't in the current DSM-V. But it can be apart of other disorders such as Generalized Anxiety or OCD