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A 29-year-old female asked:

What could it be if i am frequently feeling paranoid and anxious and also very guarded?

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Dr. Steven Griggs
Clinical Psychology 39 years experience
These are not: good psychological states. Go to a psychologist or psychiatrist. S/he will ask you lots of questions to rule out causes. Things that can cause such feelings? Drug use, side effects of current drugs--particularly SSRI's, mental illnesses--paranoid personality, schiizophrenia, extreme anxiety states, among many others.

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Last updated May 12, 2016

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