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Senior Health - About Anxiety Disorders - 33 Frequently Asked Questions And Answers by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Mon 13 Dec 2010 2:19pm NIH Senior Health 1. How is an anxiety disorder different from just feeling anxious or worried? If you have an anxiety disorder, worry or fear becomes long-term and may get worse instead of better as time goes on. Doctors and older adults tend to view anxiety and fear as normal given the circumstances of aging. But ... Read on »
Predicting Anxiety Disorders by Carrie A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 22 Sep 2008 10:11am Anxiety disorders are some of the most common brain diseases amongst adults and teens. Walter Kaye found that an anxiety disorder was the strongest risk factor for developing an eating disorder. The fact that researchers have found a better way to predict anxiety in teens is important in and of itself, but it might also be able to identify people a ... Read on »
How do you know when everyday anxiety or stress becomes anxiety disorder? by John M. Patient Expert Posted Mon 17 Nov 2008 11:50pm Lynn Friedmanis a clinical psychologist, psychoanalyst and executive coach in Chevy Chase, Maryland, specializing in workplace and relationship concerns. She writes for theWashington Business Journaland the Washington Post interactive site and is on the associate faculty atJohns Hopkins University. Those interested in consulting her ... Read on »
The Top 100 Things You Should Know About Anxiety Disorders by Paul Patient Expert Posted Wed 20 May 2009 11:29am Over the course of a decade you can learn a lot about anything.  You can become an expert at car repair, kitchen remodeling, hair styling, or in my case you can learn about all things anxiety.  Since 1999 I have been battling anxiety non-stop and as a result I’ve learned a thing or two about this topic. Many of my thoughts on this issue ... Read on »
Castlewood Treatment Center: ED, Anxiety Disorders, and PTSD by castlewoodtc Posted Tue 21 Dec 2010 5:36am There are very few programs that combine state of the art Anxiety Disorder therapies with comprehensive Eating Disorder treatment. Not only do we provide both at Castlewood, in addition, trauma resolution therapies are blended when applicable. We are able to treat the Anxiety Disorder, PTSD, and any resulting Dissociative Disorders all while ... Read on »
Castlewood Treats Anxiety Disorders, PTSD, and Dissociation by castlewoodtc Posted Thu 07 Oct 2010 12:10am Treating Eating Disorders with Anxiety Disorders, PTSD, and Dissociation Castlewood Treatment Center for eating disorders specializes in the treatment of all types of eating disorders as well as co-occurring Anxiety Disorders, PTSD, and Dissociative Disorders. At Castlewood, we understand that eating disorder symptoms are accompanied by a ... Read on »
What You Should Know About Social Anxiety Disorder by Lucy J. Patient Expert Posted Sun 10 Jun 2012 7:13am Share This Page Feeling a little nervous or shy in certain social settings is perfectly normal. Situations such as giving a presentation, going on a first date, or trying something for the first time in front of others cause many people varying degrees of anxiety. While many people may equate social anxiety disorder wit ... Read on »
Anxiety Disorders - A Free Booklet That Can Help by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Tue 26 Oct 2010 2:01pm National Institute of Mental Health Introduction Anxiety Disorders affect about 40 million American adults age 18 years and older (about 18%) in a given year, causing them to be filled with fearfulness and uncertainty. Unlike the relatively mild, brief anxiety caused by a stressful event (such as speaking in public ... Read on »
Anxiety Disorders - Symptoms and Causes by castlewoodtc Posted Tue 23 Nov 2010 6:18am This article is a look into the symptoms and causes of anxiety disorders. When anxiety levels gain control over a person’s life, it is imperative that the person get medical help to successfully manage the disorder. Symptoms and Causes Concentration difficulties Fearing the worst Dizziness Sweating Stomach ... Read on »
Cymbalta(R) Gets FDA Approval For Treatment of Generalized Anxiety Disorder by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 01 Dec 2009 10:03pm It looks as if Cymbalta is getting close to being an “everything-anything” drug when it comes to treating depression.  Generalized Anxiety Disorder, or GAD is now a “chronic condition”?  In reading the last paragraph about the problems, it appears the economy and our current state of affairs could almost lay this diagnosis on anyone of us, contro ... Read on »