Anxiety disorder types

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Avatar m tn Here are the different type of anxiety. Panic Disorder - Unpredictable attacks of anxiety that are accompanied by physiological manifestations. Agoraphobia - An abnormal fear of being helpless in an embarrassing or inescapable situation that is characterized especially by the avoidance of open or public places. Specific Phobias - Persistent fear of objects or situations. When these situations or objects appear, they can produce immediate and severe symptoms of anxiety.
Avatar f tn You can get higher doses of Xanax but if they don't work either than getting well educated on the subject helps tremendously. I found out that there are different types of anxiety. Like I have "free-floating" anxiety which means there is no real reason for my anxiety. Sometimes we can be "hard wired" for it, or some event in our childhood that tramatized us. I had plenty of that.
1704770 tn?1307712663 I was dignosed with Conversion Disorder, PTSD, and Anxiety Disorder in March of this year. I started to see signs of improvement, my speach started getting better and my moblity seemed to get better. I am still having issues with weakness in my left side, my left leg still drags, my memory I still struggle with it. Most recent happening are uncontrolable muscle spasm "fits" and my right arm and hand are shaking.......
Avatar n tn hi i'll try to make it short- well ive had anxiety disorder since this january. and i havent taken any medications (yet!) i do get very dizzy or feel like im running out of breath whenever i get nervous, scared.etc and Yes, is ometimes do feel like its not the stress or anxiety, but some brain issues, anyhow, im trying to overcome these problems by myself, without taking medications. i strongly believe that u should take some time and try to relax...
449946 tn?1205493932 I was told my two doctors that I am suffering from Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD) and I would like to know what the symptoms are.
Avatar f tn there is a long intro. if you want to cut to the chas scroll down to neurtransmiiter types The Four Aspects of Brain Health People usually don’t start thinking about the health of their brain until they notice theirs isn’t functioning as well as it used to. It may start by you having trouble remembering names, phone numbers or addresses. Maybe you can’t concentrate as well on the task at hand as you did in the past.
Avatar f tn There are definite symptoms with the various types of anxiety. You can be anxious to others without realizing it yourself. What you describe as your side effects will make you wonder what is going on in your body. I say this because I have had definite symptoms that I "excused" for years only to finally be diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder later in life. Please see your doctor to discuss your specific symptoms. God Bless.
Avatar f tn There are many different presentations and types of anxiety, and it is not possible to diagnosis an anxiety disorder via the internet. I will provide some of the general criteria related to diagnosing an anxiety disorder, however, I recommend you consult with your family doctor if you suspect any troublesome mental health concerns. Your doctor will be able to better incorporate your past medical history with your current medical status to determine an appropriate diagnosis.
Avatar f tn What I am wondering though is if you have Anxiety Disorders are seizures one of the side effects? My Mother in law and I have noticed that when he gets anxious about something he tends to have a seizure. That's why I am wondering if the seizures are a side effect or not.
Avatar f tn Panic disorder: In addition to attacks of anxiety, called panic attacks, common symptoms of panic disorders are stomach upset, palpitations (feeling your heart beat), dizziness, and shortness of breath
Avatar m tn I have been suffering with Anxiety Disorder for the past 29yrs., I have been in and out of therapy and have tried bio-feedback. My doctor has tried Antidepressants, but I have really bad side effects from them, my tongue swells up, my throat closes up, every bone and muscle in my body aches and my blood pressure drops. So over the yrs. I have tied self help tapes and everything else my doctor could think of, but nothing really works.
Avatar m tn Since last 10 years I have been suffering from mixed anxiety and depression disorder. I took esitalopram and now I suddenly wake up at night (once a week or fortnight) feeling uneasy and unable to go back to sleep. I am 48 years old and its a family disorder. I stopped taking Escitalopram about 3 weeks back. What to do?
Avatar f tn I have been on 40mg of Lovan for almost 2 weeks, before the dose was increased I had been on 20mg for 1 month my problem is panic disorder. How long will it take for me to get my life back? I am seeing a Psychiatrist my 3rd visit coming up. I feel awful. My anxiety is not at panic mode anymore which I'm grateful for but physically and mentally I'm struggling. Can anyone give me some encouragement please?
Avatar m tn At home he does well, but at school his anxiety is so high he gets nothing done. He often hides under desk or sits on floor and refuses to do any work. It was the same last year to a certain extent but has gotten better. he has been diagnosed for 3 years with Aspergers and also ADHD.
Avatar f tn I HAVE ALOT OF ANXIETY AND I AM WONDERING IF ANYONE HAS EXPRIENCE WITH TAKING METHIMAZOLE I HAVE HYPERTHYROIDISM I AM WEANING OF MY THYROID MEDICATION AND DONT KNOW IF MY ANXIETY IS FROM THAT. I DONT KNOW IF SOMETHING IS WRONG WITH MY HEART OR I HAVE A BRAIN TUMOR ALL I WORRY ABOUT IS DYING OR CATCHING SOME DISEASE.I LOOK STUFF UP ON THE INTERNET ABOUT SYMPTOMS AND THEN I WORRY THAT I HAVE SOMETHING.MY EYES HURT I FEEL LIGHT HEADED AND FEEL LIKE I AM OFF BALANCE.
Avatar n tn I am having trouble with the anxiety, terrible scared anxiety, over starting Peg-I and Rebe combo 9 days from now. Has anyone had a anti-anxiety drug that they would recommend?
Avatar n tn The diagnosis may say that your anxiety can be treated with any of many types of therapy, which would be yours to choose from. Or the doc may believe you need meds plus therapy. You can do some therapy just from library books on the subject, if money is a problem. Meditation, reading philospphy are free, or cognitive behavior, talk therapy are options.
Avatar n tn ) are fine, so my doctor told me not to worry about, because it's harmless, but recently I found some medical researchs in Internet linking anxiety with sudden cardiac death because people with anxiety disorder and depression have a decreased heart rate variability which is linked with a higher risk of ventricular arrythmias.So, am I in a higher risk of sudden death?.I am concerned about this.
3060903 tn?1398568723 Best of luck to all who suffer from anxiety, it's a lot of reading, I'll give you that, but being informed about our mental health is priceless~ Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) – Learn how to break free from this common anxiety disorder that involves chronic worrying, nervousness, and tension. Panic Attacks and Panic Disorder – Learn about the causes of panic attacks, how to reduce or eliminate the symptoms of panic, and regain control of your life.
398624 tn?1266273049 GAD (generalized anxiety disorder) lasts lifetime if not treated. klonopin is better than xanax. but dont get addicted to benzos.
Avatar f tn why must i have it but others don't. its so annoying. i don't do things anyhow. i always stay safe.
Avatar f tn I don't understand what Mood disorder means.
Avatar n tn I am a 22 yr old student, and I sought blood tests recently for worsening fatigue not alleviated by rest. My bloodwork showed TSH levels less than 0.01 and elevated T3. (T4 was in the normal range). However, I felt that my symptoms were more like hypothyroidism. In addition to the fatigue, I have dry skin, especially on my scalp- to the point where it if forming sores from simple abrasion. I have experienced an increased appetite, but no significant weight change.
Avatar n tn As for the pills I take I've been on Xanax for about 10 years dor my Social Anxiety Disorder. I've been on my sleeping pills for about 10 years as well. I also take Soma and Percocet. I've been on the percocet for almost 10 years as well, and the Soma for about six years. They are all prescribed to me. And I see no reason why I need to explain any of this anyway. My abdomen is 14 months pergnant and I can feel the organs pushing against my abdomen.