If you become very nervous, worried, fearful, or anxious when you think about or are in a certain scenario or situation, then you may have an anxiety disorder. These are mental health conditions in which anxiety and worry arise in response to a perceived danger. The perceived danger varies among
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Up to 14 percent of older adults meet the criteria for diagnosis with an anxiety disorder, according to the National Council on Aging. About 27 percent are thought to have anxiety symptoms that are not considered severe enough for an official diagnosis of anxiety, but which interfere with their quality
Anxiety isn’t something you catch from touching an infected surface, nor does it happen overnight. Consider anxiety like a fine wine. It takes many years of aging in the perfect environment to get a full-bodied red. Mix compromised genetics with a traumatic childhood and a stressful environment and bam!—you’ve got
What Is Stress?
Stress is a highly subjective term, which makes defining it a challenge (or, as some would say, stressful). In short, stress is a mostly physical response to a perceived threat or pressure. Vaile Wright, director of research and special projects at the American Psy-chological Association, puts it like
As if the day-to-day physical and mental consequences of persistent anxiety weren’t distressing enough, recent research has added another compelling reason to get treatment for this psychiatric disorder. A study published in the February 2013 issue of the journal Family Practice suggests that a diagnosis of anxiety may triple a
Eye Changes May Signal Higher Risk for Thinking and Memory Problems Later in Life
If you experience changes in the blood vessels of your eyes at age 60, you may be at a higher risk for memory or thinking problems at age 80 than people with healthy eyes. A study published
Bach flower remedies are highly unique therapies that can be utilized in combination with other natural remedies for depression to correct emotional imbalances. Learn how to select the best remedy for your symptoms.
With hundreds of natural remedies for anxiety, how do you know what works best? Here are two effective natural treatment plans for anxiety used by leading naturopathic doctors.
ALZHEIMER’S DEATH RATE INCREASING DRAMATICALLY
The toll of deaths caused by Alzheimer’s disease (AD) has risen significantly over the past 16 years, increasing the burden on the American health care system. The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report published May 26, 2017 by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported
Feeling anxious occasionally is normal—but constant worry is not. If you become very fearful, nervous, or anxious when you think about or are in certain situations, then you may have an anxiety disorder.
Anxiety disorders are a group of mental health conditions in which anxiety and worry arise in response to