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Generalized anxiety disorder

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Holmes
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Persistent Worry: Generalized anxiety disorder is characterized by a chronic, persistent tendency to worry about many different aspects of life. It may also be associat ... Read More
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Dr. Susan Uhrich
36 years experience Psychiatry
GAD: Or generalized anxiety disorder is a persistent pattern of anxiety/worry about a number of things for at least 6 months. It involves feeling restless ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Drescher
49 years experience Psychiatry
GAD treatment: Anxiety can be the presenting symptom of both gad and/or major depression. In both cases the best treatment is a combination of psychotherapy and med ... Read More
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Dr. Bernadette Onuoha
38 years experience Psychiatry
Holistically: Treatment of gad may involve the use of both medication and psychotherapy. Get evaluated to find out what you need.
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Dr. Susan Uhrich
36 years experience Psychiatry
The best treatment: For gad is a combination of medications and therapy.
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandon Riesenmy
34 years experience Psychiatry
Overanxious: This is considered to be an inherited tendency to be overly anxious, worry excessively, feel tense, and have difficulty dealing with every day stress ... Read More
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Dr. Glen Elliott
43 years experience Child Psychiatry
Unwarranted worrying: Generalized anxiety disorder (gad) refers to people who worry about lots and lots of things rather than specific things such as flying or insects. Th ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arman Danielyan
29 years experience Child Psychiatry
GAD: The first step is to make sure you do truly have generalized anxiety disorder. For that, you will have to see a psychiatrist who can diagnose it. If y ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Generalized Anxiety: Disorder. You could be helped with psychotherapy. Contact a mental health clinic, psychiatrist or psychologist in your area. They will help diagnose y ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Maybe: People with gad may be experience constant, out of control worrying. This can be expressed by the body in the form of fatigue, lightheadedness, insomn ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Anderson
21 years experience Psychiatry
GAD: Gad is the presence of anxiety that is impairing, problematic, and/or extreme. The anxiety is present most days, throughout the day, and does not have ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
58 years experience Neurology
Life style change: Regular meals, enough rest, sport, hobbies such as music, self help books , are some of the ways.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. L. Kevin Chapman
15 years experience Clinical Psychology
Genes & Environment: Complex process: research suggests that part i of gad is a heritable, but nonspecific tendency to manifest an emotional disorder. However, a psycholog ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
44 years experience Child Psychiatry
Several: There are many tests; some seem better than others. But no one "test" is determinative. An experienced mental health expert may or may not even utili ... Read More
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