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Causes of OCD

Research into the causes of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) suggests both stress and environmental factors play a role.

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What causes falls?

Trusted information on the main causes of falls for older people including accidents, impairments, health and illness, and links to trusted resources

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Causes of autism

Trusted information about autism, including causes of autism from leading Australian health organisations.

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Causes of ADHD

The causes of ADHD are not fully known. It is thought that genetic and environmental factors can interact, creating changes in brain development and function.

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Causes of depression

Depression (also known as major depression, or clinical depression) is a medical condition where people experience long and intense periods of low mood which affects their ability to function.

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Causes of psychosis

Although the cause of psychosis is unknown, it could be due to a combination of genetic and environmental factors. Drug abuse can also be a trigger.

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Causes of anxiety

There are many causes of anxiety such as a family history, ongoing stressful occasions, physical health issues, substance abuse or your personality type.

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What causes epilepsy?

Epilepsy can be caused by anything that can damage the brain such as a head injury. Learn more about the different common causes for epilepsy.

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What causes breathing problems?

Trusted information on the most common causes of breathing problems and other causes of feeling short of breath, with links to trusted resources.

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Syphilis causes and diagnosis

Syphilis can be contracted by a variety of different causes and is diagnosed with a blood test. Learn more about the different causes of syphilis.

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What causes meningitis?

Trusted information on what causes meningitis.

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