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A 27-year-old female asked:

I am experiencing heart palpitations (worsened by: psychological stress) . the following also describe me: feeling anxious and irregular heartbeat. what should i do?

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Dr. Robert Zagar
Adolescent Medicine 50 years experience
Panic attacks: You are likely having panic attacks. Please see a psychologist who uses actuarial personality testing. The Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory Second Edition computerized test report will compare you with thousands and give a sensitive specific or accurate precise diagnosis of your challenge so it can be treated with medication and cognitive behavior therapy.
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