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What Is Panic Disorder?

Anxiety can cause severe symptoms in many people. However, when it results in frequent panic attacks, it becomes a panic disorder. If you experience this frightening psychological problem, it is important to remember that you are not alone; hundreds of thousands of Americans struggle with panic disorder. Additionally, you can rest assured that there is…

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Do You Need a PTSD Treatment Program?

Trauma is a condition that develops when the mind or body feels unsafe and experiences danger. This can occur when someone experiences a life-threatening event or through repeated events in abusive relationships, chaotic family environments, and through other violations of human dignity. The symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are often severe and develop over…

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Anxiety and Depression: Where They Overlap & How To Find the Help You Need

Feelings of anxiety and depression are not uncommon in our overstimulated, overworked population. Although technically distinct conditions, anxiety, and depression do often trigger similar symptoms. Additionally, struggling to cope with anxiety may in fact lead to developing depression or vice-versa, they can even be two sides of the same coin. Experiencing one or more challenging…

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Anxiety and Alcohol: Identifying and Coping With a Common Condition and Its Unhelpful Anesthetic

So many people suffer from anxiety in the modern world that it’s almost more surprising to hear when someone is not anxious about an upcoming event or relationship or conflict in his or her life than to hear a long list of anxiety-related feelings. Although anxiety is a widespread condition, it’s not always crippling. Many…