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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyromania

Pyromania is an impulse control disorder in which individuals repeatedly fail to resist impulses .... International Flame Research Foundation · The Combustion Institute · Category; Commons page Commons · Portal; Wiktionary page Wiktionary ...

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Sep 1, 2012 ... A landmark study by Lewis and Yarnell in 1951 heralded the modern age of pyromania and firesetting research. The Diagnostic and Statistical ...

www.minddisorders.com/Py-Z/Pyromania.html

Some American researchers would prefer to categorize pyromania and the other disorders of impulsivity as a subset of the obsessive-compulsive spectrum.

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Pyromania

Jun 17, 2015 ... 'Pyromania is an intense obsession with fire and starting fires. ... Medical research also suggests a possible link to reactive hypoglycemia or a ...

www.sciencedaily.com/terms/pyromania.htm

Pyromania is an obsession with fire and starting fires, in an intentional fashion, ... Now, research has found that these various means of using fire are inversely ...

www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2011/09/thats_hot.html

Sep 14, 2011 ... What does it take to inflame a pyromaniac? .... that interest in fire should not be cast as a benign characteristic," conclude these researchers, ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18052565

BACKGROUND: There have been few systematic studies of individuals with pyromania, and this paucity of research has hindered our understanding and ...

www.psy-ed.com/wpblog/mental-disorders/pyromania

Because it is so rare, there is not much research being done on Pyromania but there is some understanding of the disorder. The brain chemistry of a person with  ...

www.psychologytoday.com/conditions/pyromania

Because it is a rare condition, not many studies have been performed to investigate the roots of pyromania. Some research has likened pyromania and other ...

healthresearchfunding.org/7-rare-pyromania-statistics

Sep 24, 2014 ... Pyromania defined is an impulse disorder that can afflict children as young as 3 years old. This impulse disorder causes the individual to start ...