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Please tell me what are some emotional and mental symptoms of having anxiety!?

Please tell me what are some emotional and mental symptoms of having anxiety!?

Symptoms: 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. ...Read more

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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When mental health improves after 2 months of anxiety does physical symptoms of anxiety go immediately or slowly over time? Still sick but happier

Anxiety: Recovery rates are different for different people. Enjoy feeling better, more than the pace at which it happens. ...Read more

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Can you have physical symptoms of anxiety with minimal mental symptoms? How do you know if it is truly anxiety. I got more anxiety from psych meds.

Can you have physical symptoms of anxiety with minimal mental symptoms? How do you know if it is truly anxiety. I got more anxiety from psych meds.

Anxiety: Can affect folks to a mild, moderate, or severe degree, including symptoms that are butterflies, stomach/chest discomfort, with or without the unpleasant emotional issues. If the anxiety is interfering with your social/occupational functioning, please have an evaluation. Certain meds may cause anxiety as a side effect in some folks, which your MD would need to be made aware of. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a friend that is very well-educated in mental diseases, and he says i show symptoms of anxiety. Should i seek help? Does medication even work?

I have a friend that is very well-educated in mental diseases, and he says i show symptoms of anxiety. Should i seek help? Does medication even work?

Talk to a therapist: I would talk to a social worker, therapist, psychoanalyst, psychologist or psychiatrist about these suggested symptoms although it is important to remember it is your life too and something is only a problem for you if it gets in the way of you accomplishing your dreams! sometimes it helps to walk with a trained and objective third party and to see if there is a diagnosable condition. Stay safe! ...Read more

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Does Zoloft (sertraline) help with the physical symptoms of anxiety aswell as the mental ?

Zoloft (sertraline): As one's anxiety disorder improves- usually both emotional and physical symptoms reduce. it is best to combine meds with non-pharmacological options. ...Read more

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What are anxiety symptoms?

What are anxiety symptoms?

Anxiety Symptoms: 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. ...Read more

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What are some symptoms of anxiety?

What are some symptoms of anxiety?

Anxiety: Anxiety can be very disturbing feeling.Bring on edge worrying about every thing shaking irritability lack of concentration poor sleep upset stomach nausea headache geralized aches and pains breathing difficulties hyper ventilating mind going blank.Thete could be lot of varied symptoms best would be to get an eval with psychiatrist to get clear diagnosis treatment a lot good treatment available. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of anxiety?

ANXIETY: Common symptoms are feelings of apprehensive, powerless, impending doom, panic, rapid heart rate, hyperventilation, sweating, trembling, feeling weak or tired. These are consistent with sympathetic nervous system activation that may be related to scary thoughts. Deep breathing can send a parasympathetic volley to the heart and reduce anxiety. Therapy & certain medications can help tremendously. ...Read more

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What are the physical symptoms of anxiety like?

What are the physical symptoms of anxiety like?

Anxiety/stress: Can cause muscle tension, cold hands & feet, increased heart rate, rapid and shallow breathing, stomach upset, headaches, dry mouth, increased sweating, mind racing, & insomnia. Chronic anxiety/stress decreases immune functions and contributes to numerous illnesses. ...Read more

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Please explain what are the symptoms of anxiety?

Anxiety: 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. ...Read more