A 16-year-old male asked:
do you think that in the next 10 years a new anxiety drug will be developed that is better with less side effects?
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Clinical Psychology 31 years experience
Good Chance: Many trials underway, new meds coming to market all the time. Also different of mechanisms of action such as foods and vaccines. If you have clinical anxiety, now is a good time to seek treatment even compared to a few decades ago. By the way , effective psychotherapy also being developed.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Can any kind of chocolate cause anxiety if a lot is eaten?
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Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Sure: Since chocolate contains caffeine. But lower levels than coffe, tea or sodas. It might also be the sugar in the chocolate causing you to be hyper.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
What are the symptoms of common anxiety?
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Psychiatry 49 years experience
Fear and concern: Anxiety is a feeling of fear or concern that has psychological and physical symptoms such as dread, worry, increased heart rate, sweating, etc.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
How can you cure obessive compulsive disorder when you have an anxiety of homophobia?
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Clinical Psychology 44 years experience
OCD & homophobia: Are not related except that they both involve irrational anxiety. Find a mental health professional who treats anxiety.
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A 59-year-old female asked:
How come my anxiety got bad after watching the debates on tv ?
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Psychiatry 32 years experience
Anxiety: Funny u mention that. I had few patients at office tell me same, and each one of them had different reason for getting more anxious.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Who should I speak to regarding anxiety treatments?
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Psychiatry 42 years experience
Several options: Many family physicians and other primary care doctors are comfortable working with patients who have anxiety problems. Psychiatrists are the medical specialists who treat such patients. Psychotherapists are also essential members of your anti-anxiety team.
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