They include mood disorders, stress, anxiety, depression, etc. but also autism, Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s disease, among others.
Stress, anxiety, etc. are emotional disorders that have an adverse impact on our quality of life. Considered to be the scourges of the 21st century, these physiological phenomena are natural reactions but can become chronic and excessive, developing into genuinely pathological conditions.
Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease are some of the most common neurodegenerative diseases, mainly affecting older people. Parkinson’s disease causes the slow and progressive destruction of neurons, leading, in particular, to problems coordinating movements, while Alzheimer’s disease is characterised by the gradual development of dementia, associated with loss of cognitive performance.