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What does BD stand for?

BD stands for Behavior Disorder

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The study found that patients are five times more likely to have dementia with Lewy bodies if they experience a condition known as rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder than if they have one of the risk factors now used to make a diagnosis, such as fluctuating cognition or hallucinations.
This compilation of essays is divided into five parts: The Developmental Psychopathology Approach to Understanding Behavior, Risk Factors for Psychopathology, Externalizing Behavior Disorders, Internalizing Behavior Disorders, and Other Psychological Disorders.
Also discussed are the symptoms, biology, causes, course, and treatment of common childhood disorders, including attentional and disruptive behavior disorders, autism and pervasive developmental disorders, mood, anxiety, and eating disorders, and learning disabilities.
Substantial clinical literature demonstrates that hypnosis effectively reduces anxiety, enhances coping, and has been used successfully to treat behavior disorders, school phobias, and sleep disorders.