Understanding the facts. It’s a normal part of life to experience occasional anxiety. But you may experience anxiety that is persistent, seemingly uncontrollable, and overwhelming. If it’s an excessive, irrational dread of everyday situations, it can be disabling. When anxiety interferes with daily activities, you may have an anxiety disorder. Anxiety disorders are real, serious…

Anxiety Disorders By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. Last updated: 19 Jun 2019 ~ 3 MIN READ Anxiety disorders are a set of related mental conditions that include: generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social phobia, and simple phobias. Anxiety disorders are treated by a combination of psychiatric medications and psychotherapy. Sections: Symptoms Causes…

This Is The Difference Between Normal Anxiety And An Anxiety Disorder The line between the two can be blurry. Here’s how to know when it’s time to reach out for help. ByJenna Birch 05/14/2019 05:45am EDT Whether you’re worried about a job interview or concerned about your parents’ health, anxiety is part of being human. But…

Listening to ketamine https://www.knowablemagazine.org/article/mind/2019/listening-ketamine The fast-acting drug offers a new way to treat depression and fathom its origins. Recent approval of a nasal spray promises to expand access, but much remains unknown about long-term use and the potential for abuse. By Emily Underwood 03.29.2019 At 32, Raquel Bennett was looking for a reason to live….

GAD   What is generalised anxiety disorder (GAD)? Most people feel anxious and worried from time to time, especially when faced with stressful situations like taking an exam, speaking in public, playing competitive sport or going for a job interview. This sort of anxiety can make you feel alert and focused, helping you get things…