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What conditions are associated with more intense feelings and stronger reactions to stimuli?

i.e., where someone may normally feel small amounts of happiness, pleasure, sadness, grief, etc., someone with this condition would just have these feelings heightened and then act in a way proportional to the perceived level of sensation.

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closed as not a real question by Ben Brocka, Chuck Sherrington, Artem Kaznatcheev, H.Muster, Jeff Nov 17 '12 at 2:37

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We tend to discourage "self-help" (I realize it's not for you, but still, it's in the same spirit) questions on this site, at least partially because the process of diagnosis is complex and depends on a lot of factors. If you think these symptoms are not being addressed in your friend's care, talk to her about it, and she can refer the information to her provider. – Chuck Sherrington Aug 12 '12 at 20:54
Yeah we did talk about it and she actually really wanted me to post this question because she feels as if she is not getting an accurate diagnosis from her providers. – Robert McLennon Aug 12 '12 at 21:43
@ChuckSherrington I've attempted to edit the question to make it plural "conditions" and prevent the question being concerned with a specific person's situation. I did this rather large edit, as it was either that or the question would be closed. Do you think it should still be closed? and Rob, is the modified question still of any value to you? – Jeromy Anglim Aug 13 '12 at 0:26
@JeromyAnglim It's better for me, I had thought about doing the same, though I got the impression that Robert was looking for a particular diagnosis (or diagnoses) for his friend more than general information. We can see if it's still of value to him, as you proposed. – Chuck Sherrington Aug 13 '12 at 3:02
Thanks for the edit I was actually thinking of doing something like that so that saves me some time :) – Robert McLennon Aug 13 '12 at 3:36