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Doctor insights on: Bible Verses For Fear And Anxiety

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I feel anxiety and fear of persons?

I feel anxiety and fear of persons?

These types of : Symptoms can be treated. I would encourage a comprehensive evaluation by a psychiatrist or a clinical psychologist. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Anxiety (Definition)

Anxiety is a general term for several disorders that cause nervousness, fear, apprehension, and worrying. These disorders affect how we feel and behave, and they can manifest real physical symptoms. Mild anxiety is vague and unsettling, while severe anxiety can be extremely debilitating, having a serious ...Read more


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How can I beat anxiety and fear over a family situation?

How can I beat anxiety and fear over a family situation?

Mind Body Medicine: You might consult a psychologist who can teach you stress management techniques. These are non-drug interventions such as the relaxation response (see herbert benson's book), clinical hypnosis, breathing, etc. There is good data to support the effectiveness of behavioral medicine/mind body medicine. The very best to you. ...Read more

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I need your expertise, is fear of death an anxiety symptom..?

I need your expertise, is fear of death an anxiety symptom..?

It can be. : Anxiety symptoms can include feeling nervous or irritable, muscle tension (especially in neck, shoulders ; back), poor quality or minimal sleep, lack of concentration ; easy fatiguability. Lump in throat or butterfly in stomach sensation can occur. Sometimes the worst thing about anxiety is the just not being able to put your finger on the reason that you feel that way. Arrange for a psychiatric. ...Read more

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What do you suggest for bad anxiety - irrational thoughts/fears?

What do you suggest for bad anxiety - irrational thoughts/fears?

Psychiatric : Evaluation would be a good place to start. Once properly assessed a treatment plan can be developed. If anxiety is severe it is likely that psychotropic medications would be recommended. With irrational thoughts ; fears - cognitive behavioral therapy is another option. However, there are other forms of treatment which would also be likely to help you. Take care. ...Read more

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I have a real problem with anxiety. I have a very bad fear or death and the world ending, to the point it's taking over my life. What do you suggest?

 I have a real problem with anxiety. I have a very bad fear or death and the world ending, to the point it's taking over my life. What do you suggest?

Fears are OK.: It's OK to have fears. We all fear one thing or another. But it's not OK when the fears and anxieties become so consuming and disruptive that they impair your ability to function. The key is not to target the fears, but the thoughts. Put the thoughts into their appropriate context, identify their source and work to eradicate them. Seek counseling. ...Read more

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Bathroom anxiety in my own house? Fear bm pain.

Bathroom anxiety in my own house? Fear bm pain.

Fiber: Bowel movement should not be that painful unless you are constipated. Try to increase your fluid and fiber in your diet, more vegetables and maybe a fiber additive. Miralax (polyethylene glycol) is over-the-counter and may also be helpful. When you break the cycle of pain you should be able to get over the fear.If the pain continues then see your physician. ...Read more

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What is the role of nicotine in fear and anxiety?

What is the role of nicotine in fear and anxiety?

natural anxiolytic: Nicotine is your body's own natural anti-anxiety treatment. Nicotine is released to help calm the body in times of stress. Too much nicotine, as in cigarettes, floods the body with nicotine and the body stops making its own. That's why smoking addiction starts so quickly and you feel tense, stressed, and jittery when you begin to withdraw from the cigarette drug. ...Read more

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How do you treat fear and anxiety in social situations?

How do you treat fear and anxiety in social situations?

Get expert help: There are many worthwhile meds that can facilitate improved social interaction w/ less anxiety. It takes more than meds though- you need a plan, you prob need expert counsel, & most especially u need lots of opportunity to "practice" being social. Do things with a social context- regularly! and, it may require >1med; getting the right med doses & multi-drug regimen is crucial & expert md is needed. ...Read more

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I have anxiety disorder / fear of getting ill, what to do?

Have you had a : Formal psychiatric evaluation. This is a great place to start (if not already done). Cognitive behavioral therapy can be effective for treatment of anxiety and unrealistic fears of illness. Sometimes psychiatric medications are also indicated. ...Read more

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What is the best way to cure health anxiety/ fear of death?

What is the best way to cure health anxiety/ fear of death?

Health Anxiety: Excessive anxiety related to physical symptoms or a medical condition, sometimes referred to as "health anxiety" or "hypochondriasis" is typically thought of as a type of obsessive compulsive disorder: People are tormented by repeated, unwanted thoughts of their health fear: http://psychcentral.com/lib/ocd-and-health-anxiety/ It responds to Exposure and Response Prevention treatment -a form of CBT ...Read more

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Fear (Definition)

I would define fear as an insecure feeling, a feeling of impending doom! this is a sort of defense mechanism we developed that help us to survive. Fear helps us from falling "off the cliffs, " as we know the consequences; and help us survive. Children unknowingly, fall off, as ...Read more