blow-ups such as road
rage may have a biological basis, according to a new study.
Currently, medication and behaviour
therapy are used to treat intermittent explosive disorder, which affects about
16 million Americans, according to the US National Institute of Mental Health.
But these methods are effective in fewer than 50% of cases, the study authors
Eliminating the cause of a
disorder, he noted, is not always enough to change the behaviour once it is
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