Anxiety Disorders

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There are several types of anxiety disorders.  However, the main anxiety disorders include: Generalized Anxiety disorder (GAD) Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Panic Disorder Phobias Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Social Phobia (or Social Anxiety disorder) According to the National Institute of Mental Health, anxiety disorders affect about 40 million American adults age 18 years and older (about 18%) in a given year.  These disorders cause individuals to be filled with fearfulness and uncertainty....

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Anxiety Symptoms?

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Do I Have Anxiety Symptoms or an Anxiety Disorder? Have you ever wondered if your anxiety symptoms are present enough to classify you as having an anxiety disorder?  Well, because anxiety disorders are a group of related conditions rather than a single disorder, they can look very different from person to person making it hard to draw definite conclusions.  For instance, one individual may suffer from intense anxiety attacks that strike without warning, while another gets panicky at the thought of mingling at a...

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