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A 18-year-old female asked:

I didn't have anxiety until i stopped smoking will it go away?

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Dr. Charles Rocamboli
Family Medicine 18 years experience
It should: It should go away in a couple weeks. Be patient and try a yoga class. Congratulations on quitting, its a great decision!

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A 29-year-old male asked:

When will this aniexty go away?

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
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Reason: Anxiety is an outward manifestation of an internal problem. It will go away when the reason is found and taken care of. Sometimes you may succeed in alleviating anxiety symptoms, but if the cause is not found and treated, the symptoms tend to return. More information about your situation would be helpful in determining the cause and appropriate treatment.
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Will my anxiety ever go away? What should I do?

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Dr. Stephanie Craig
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First try relaxation: You should be able to get some relief. Relaxation techniques, meditation, deep breathing, learning to stop negative thoughts are first-line do-it-yourself helpful approaches. You may need help learning these from a therapist, or a chance to talk about what is causing it. There are anti-anxiety medicines that can help, but usually best when paired with talking and/or cognitive behavioral therapy.
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A 41-year-old female asked:

Can.Anxiety simply go away?

3 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Yes: There are many types of anxiety, some anxiety conditions tend to be chronic, others can be transient or episodic (they come and go).

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Last updated Jun 23, 2013

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