What is anxiety? Anxiety disorder is a general term that is used for several disorders like fear apprehension and worrying.
Who Gets Anxiety and How Common Are They? Anxiety is very common and anyone can get it.
Anxiety symptoms. Symptoms vary but some symptoms can be panic attacks, less social activity. Twitching, nausea, chocking, dizziness.
Main Types of Anxiety Disorder. Generalize anxiety disorder: It is characterized by non specific constant fear, worry and being overly concerned over normal matters. Panic disorder: Often confused with anxiety attack, panic disorders is characterized by occasional panic attacks.
Phobias: Phobias are cases of anxiety disorder, that relate to the fear and that are triggered by one specific thing for example one might have a phobia of heights. OCD: OCD is a type of anxiety disorder that is characterized by obsessions and compulsions.
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: PTSD is an anxiety disorder that develops following a dramatic experience. Separation anxiety: People suffering from separation anxiety disorder can not deal with being separated from a person or place.
What are the treatments of anxiety attack? People can go see a psychologist. They use new technology to help you get over anxiety, sleep and medication is not a cure.
What other kinds of support and help are available? People can go see a doctor, seek support from family members and loved ones.