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What is anxiety

A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Anxiety shows itself: In may ways. Once can mentally obsess over things that frighten the person or do behaviors to keep danger away, e.g., ritual behaviors, checking and ... Read More
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Anxiety: Comes from your life circumstances and how you react & respond to them.
Dr. Catherine Lanteri
Specializes in Psychiatry
Psychological stress: Anxiety usually originates from stress but can originate from other psychological or medical issues.
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Anxiety: Also anxiety can result from medical causes such as metabolic diseases ex. Hyperthyroidism, or medications such as stimulants for adhd, or illicit sub ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Anxiety can lead to:: Nervous breakdown, Period pain, Sleep walking, Hyperventilation.
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Dr. Lawrence Smith
29 years experience Clinical Psychology
Our alarm system: Anxiety is a normal human emotion that enables us to respond to dangerous situations. It is caused by the mind/body reaction to events or interpretati ... Read More
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Dr. Ana Adelstein
26 years experience Clinical Psychology
It's a good thing: A great handout: "what is anxiety" published by the anxiety disorders association of british columbia (canada). Link: http://bit.Ly/xueau5 remember ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
There are a # of: types of anxiety Disorder. Psychiatric eval can accurately dx an anxiety disorder. Symptoms of anxiety can include uncontrolled worrying, restlessness ... Read More
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Anxiety treatment: Treatment for anxiety can involve both medications as needed, and psychotherapy. You can learn about habitual thought and emotion patterns that lead ... Read More
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Dr. L. Kevin Chapman
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Very different : Schizophrenia involves delusions, hallucinations (mostly auditory), disorganized speech, disorganized behavior, and negative symptoms (flat emotion, l ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
42 years experience Cardiology
Correct: The symptoms you are experiencing are symptoms of anxiety . See your physician
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
With depression?: There is a diagnostic category of mixed anxiety-depressive disorder. This can be used if both symptoms are present in about the same degree and neithe ... Read More
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