Anxiety disorder is a mental health disorder characterized by feelings of worry, or fear that are strong enough to interfere with one's daily activities.
Examples of anxiety disorders include panic attacks, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Symptoms include stress that is out of proportion to the impact of the event, inability to set aside a worry, and restlessness.
Treatment includes counseling or medications, including antidepressants.
Common diagnosis- More than 3 million US cases per year.
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In a crisis, text “HELLO” to 741741
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