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Anxiety Disorders

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Anxiety disorder is a blanket term covering a variety of mental abnormalities in which severe anxiety or fear is a prominent symptom. Anxiety disorder is separated into general anxiety, panic, and phobic disorder.
Answer It depends on what you mean by "shot" ~ if you mean freezing, then it is quite normal to have an increased heart rate and maybe a little hyperventilating. If it is quite severe, you may want to discuss it with your dentist to explore other options. Answer I am thinking that you are per…
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In most cases there is no problem if you experience that your symptoms get stronger after increasing your dose as it is a usual side-effect of medicines. It usually fades away after a while. If it does not talk to your doctor. I Hope I could help.   I was on strattera for around 2 months, and…
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The two disorders are sometimes co-morbid (they can appear together).
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You can phone any hospital and get this information or phone the Mental Health Clinic in your area and they will put you on the right track. Unfortunately, unlike our other doctors, there are no real records kept on psychiatrists (this should be changed in the next few years.) It's tough to know who…
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OCD is caused by a gene that regulates how much serotonin is released into the brain. In people with OCD, this gene is different, and causes to much serotonin into the brain. This causes the disturbing, recurrent thoughts(obsessions) or "NEED" to figure out a problem. and then the debilitating habit…
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Try Ativan - it is an anti-anxiety and works great. It comes in two forms - one that dissolves under your tongue and can stop a panic attack within minutes, or the pill form which can take 10 to 30 minutes to work. It can be taken only when you get a panic attack or as a preventative measure on a da…
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Remember that song, "I am watching you"? Well, that's what it's all about. There you are, up on center stage, 50 to 100's of eyes on YOU. Is your hair OK, what about your suit or your dress, are you too fat, too thin, too old looking or too young? Are you speaking dribble or making sense? I'd say t…
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I am so sorry to hear you are having these problems. I have suffered from panic attacks in the past too, but have not felt the need to hurt myself. People that hurt themselves with knives, pick at their skin until it bleeds, etc., are punishing themselves. They feel almost everything in their live…
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Call a toll-free telephone hotline,Check a reliable Web site,Go to the school counselor,orAll of the above
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Answer Yes. Infact, I have this syndrome. The resperatory problems and fast hear-rate are usually caused by hypertension and constant high-level stress. The dark circles under your eyes are also likely side affects, or they could also be caused by a lack of sleep, which is common in PTSS (Post …
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Warning: Before taking 5-HTP please be aware that taking 5-HTP may have side-effects. (You can google '5-HTP side effects' for more information). In my experience 5-HTP can help serotonin deficiency but there are some serious side effects to consider if you are not serotonin deficient. Using 5-HTP o…
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This isn't a specific fear of losing something, but Athazagoraphobia is fear of forgetting something. If you forgot where you put it, it's lost!
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You should eat the foods those are full of iron such as liver. banana, apple.
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OK. You should go back to the beginning of this ADD forum and read all the questions relating to wellbutrin. They sum up a lot of basics in many easy to read packages. ALL of these topics clearly state that you should NEVER combine Wellbutrin, which affects dopamine and can be over stimulating, or a…
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Answer Yes partially. I think both losing weight and getting councelling to help control your anxiety would help. Getting the anxiety taken care of would help you lose weight and losing weight will help your anxiety. So they help eachother. Bullying has a terrible effect on people for years to…
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Anxiety attacks can cause shortness of breath, palpitation, upset stomach or any other major complications. Alcohol withdrawal symptoms also cause some anxiety attacks. You can cure such symptoms with the help of Librium medication. Patients can buy Librium 25 mg from BestGenericDrug24 online pharm…
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EVERYONE gets anxious at times because we are living in a fast-paced demanding society especially in the Western countries. Some people will bite their nails, play with their hair or even pull their hair out a little at a time. Some will feel the odd panic attack, or have digestive problems and even…
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Seredyn is manufactured by BioNeurix Corporation and claims that their product provides fast-acting, long-lasting anxiety relief. The ingredients are quite common and there were a few concerns that came up during our review. First, all of the ingredients for Seredyn are listed but there is no mentio…
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A phobia is defined as an IRRATIONAL fear. Being afraid of great heights probably isn't necessarily a phobia although it could still be a little excessive. On the other hand, being afraid of going outside is certainly considered an irrational fear and fit into the category of a phobia. ANSWER offi…
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Answer I have panic attacks too. I am still trying to get them under control. When I feel myself getting ready to have one, I have to tell myself that there is no reason to panic and sometimes I think about god and try to pray and sometimes that helps. I am currently on Lexapro for it and the med…
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I got my first Panic Attack at Seventeen. I got my first Panic Attack at Seventeen. Symptoms usually begin before the age of 25. Although panic disorder may occur in children it is often not diagnosed until they are older. People with this condition often have medical tests and exams for symptoms re…
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Answer It is actually pretty common. All fears can be overcome, it just may take a while. I'm guessing by being afraid of the telephone you mean calling people for services or answering the phone. If this is the case, start off slow, talk to friends, order a pizza. Eventually you will get used to…
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Answer If they are bad enough to disturb your living a normal life, go to a psychiatrist that treats panic disorders. There is a difference between a psychiatrist and a psychologist. Be sure to choose the first, as you may need medication. A "Get Well" book is not enough. Give your problems to …
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Answer Try deep breathing or go to the doctor and get some medicine for it. I am on lexapro for anxiety and panic and the medicine is a life saver. I also see a therapist because there is something that is causing the panic. I hope you feel better and you are not alone 19 million people in Ame…
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No panic attacks do not cause constipation.
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No, there is not a word for the "fear of running".There is however; Potamophobia- Fear of rivers or running water.
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sportsphobiaIt is not sportsphobia. That mixes Latin with Greek words which you should try to avoid in compound words. The word 'sport' comes from from Old French desporter (des- 'away' + porter 'carry') which is in turn from the Latin word portare, to carry). The word 'phobia' is the Greek word for…
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Answer old and scared The older you get, the more there is to worry about and past 65 or so the less you can do about it. Can I pay my bills, will I get sick, who will take care of me, when am I going to die? These are just a few and it varies person to person. Most people get scared the older the…
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Anti-depressants are very effective to treat anxiety disorders. Most the anti-depressants like Librium, Nuvigil are introduced to make your anxiety less or destroyed. Person who are suffering of anxiety and nervousness are advised to use Librium medication to avoid depression and stress. You can bu…
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It is in your genes. Nowadays, there is nothing to be afraid of - the only spiders which are significantly dangerous are far from civilization, where few or even no humans live. However, long ago, in places such as Britain and America, there were dangerous spiders living amongst humans. Of course, l…
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no but it is still considered self harm
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I believe that this phobia is currently unnamed by the scientific community. It either falls under "acrophobia" or "fear of heights" or under claustrophobia or "fear of small, inclosed spaces".I would suggest something along the lines of sursumdeorsumphobia, which means litterally, in latin, "fear o…
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Anxiety can create other related mental disorder which can be harmful for you.
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Answer Watch your own "body language". Adopt a relaxed, informal pose. Dont sit on the other side of a desk.Smile, and chat gently at first.Give them time. Try and read their body language. Play some gentle music to start with. Answer one thing ive had happen was when you tell them somet…
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The cause of a higher metabolism (for example hyperthyroidism) may also make you feel anxious. See a doctor.
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ANSWER 1 Anxiety and depression can be more severe in the morning because the body is at a low ebb, although not everyone experiences this effect. The nervous system is also slow to get going in the morning.There are many physical reasons and psychological reasons for this. You also may have low blo…
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Answer you get breathing that becomes shallow and you feel as if you cant breathe, then you get the heart palpitations that feels as if you heart is beating off rythem. then after you are exausted and shaky. its a very scary thing, i am now on some medicine for it and it is starting to control it…
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Philophobia is the fear of forks and spoons.:]mwa hahahahahah
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There are many types of psychotic reactions. Some of the best known are hallucinations. Hallucinations are when you see or hear things that are not really there. Paranoia is another psychotic reaction where you feel that people are out to get you. Another Psychotic Reaction was a 2-1/2 ton armored …
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I guess it can have many meanings, in the USA in of them is American Standard AssociationIt means American Society of Anesthesiologists.
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Maladaptive Behaviors to Stress/AnxietyAdaptive behaviors are developed to help living things survive and progress. They are positive responses to stimuli (such as a plant leaning toward light). Maladaptive behaviors aren't positive in that they aren't positive and undertaken to increase chances of …
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Newspapers. Slippers. Hair Spray. lol Actually, air movement around a spider is what usually causes them to move; that is their defense mechanism. They feel air moving towards them on their body hair, and that causes them to get out of the way.
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ANSWER several things but id say mostly latent survival instinct, a lot things to be fearful of can kill you or injur you to near fatality and as an animal survival instinct is very strong in humans. also the unknown itself is scary as you dont know anything about it, and one of our defining chara…
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Social anxiety is anxiety (emotional discomfort, fear, apprehension, or worry) about social situations or interactions with others that involve a concern about being judged or evaluated by others.
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1) Ability to take responsibility for one own actions. 2) Adaptability to changing circumstances in one's life3) Non-defensive posture, especially when being criticized: seeking instead to learn from the process.4) Grace, especially under pressure.5) Kindness to others.6) Helpfulness to others (but …
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Well, there is a fear of closed spaces, claustrophobia, and a fear of the dark, auchlophobia. a combination results in auchlocaustrophobia. it's a mouthful, but it's the word!
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teach him about boundaries. be best example about pure love (agapa)ask ur son pray to God help him remember everything and face it(that is what I did I)I was molested by my father)God is a great councilor and a great healer and best example of love.also get a councilor who dose not talk about their …
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Hydrophobia, the fear of water can be caused by any number of things. Something involving water that frightened you as a child and left emotional scars; seeing someone drown perhaps; who knows. It should not interfere too much with your life but if it does, professional help is indicated. new answe…
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Answer Because panic, whether real or imagined causes the release of adrenaline, the 'fight or flight' hormone which increases the heart rate to prepare you for fighting or running away. In addition to the above you get dehydrated and become thirsty. When you are in this stage your body needs mo…
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A fear is a normal emotion that everyone experiences and can easily overcome it. A phobia is a type of anxiety disorder,where as disorders in a person where they feel anxious about a certain objects or situation. Phobias are irrational fears of a certain object or situation. It is an uncontrollable…
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Close your eyes and take a deep breath to keep fear away. Try to gather strength to fight the fear.
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Insectophobia and Entomophobia are names of phobias relating to the fear of insects. Arachnophobia is the name of the fear of spiders. (arachnid means an invertebrate with eight limbs) It could be Acarophobia or Entomophobia or Insectophobia
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You enjoy setting objects on fire. Most pyromaniacs fill some sexual void by setting fires and watching them burn. You might be a pyromaniac if you like destroying things with fire and watching the chaos.
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Agoraphobia, the third category of phobic disorders, is the most disabling and the most difficult to treat. Agoraphobia can be defined as the fear of being alone, or the fear of being in public places in unfamiliar settings. Some agoraphobics fear open spaces, like large bodies of water or open fiel…
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Let it rip!
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OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder), is a disorder that is uncontrolable depending on the level of it. It is a struggle, an urge to have things perfect. I have OCD and I can't help it, I have to have literally everything perfect and I don't hate OCD because it keeps me right most of the time. Like I…
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Answer Try your best to relax I have a panic disorder and was passing out everyday at random places because of it. I went to the doctor and asked them to help me and they perscribed me Celexa about a year ago and it works tremendously. Good luck stay calm it only lasts for no more than 120 minute…
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Valium is a sedative. Thus, it makes people sleepy. It's similar to alcohol in its effects, so it tends to reduce inhibitions. Thus, it is used as a recreational drug by some people. This use is illegal and dangerous. Valium is potentially addictive as well. Sedatives can be fatal if taken in overdo…
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it can be a sign of fatigue and is mainly caused by minor sleeplessness, or deprived sleep
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Dysgrammatophobia is the fear of bad grammar.
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"Common symptoms of an anxiety attack include pounding heart, sweating, dizziness, diarrhea , twitching , muscle tenseness ,shortness of breath ,restlessness , feelings of apprehensions or dread"
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When my wife had an anxiety attack (her first one), I had her use a paper bag and breath into it. I was talking to her the whole time and had her "only concentrate on her breathing". I then elevated her feet to keep her from possibly going into shock. Remember that anxiety attacks are a symptom; …
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Common obsessive thoughts in OCD include: Fear of being contaminated by germs or dirt or contaminating othersFear of causing harm to yourself or othersIntrusive sexually explicit or violent thoughts and imagesExcessive focus on religious or moral ideasFear of losing or not having things you might n…
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When a relationship is built it was near one who knows the other very well. Depression Anxiety and OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) never occur overnight nor do they suddenly reach such a stage where the brain stops thinking by itself. When GOD created human beings, I mean when the first seed of…
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Phobias regarding the loss of a loved one conjures fear and insecurity, and is probably different for each individual and the level of closeness. Grief is inevitable, but what one must consider for positive growth is acceptance that your loved one is in a much better place than you yourself are. The…
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I understand that cutting is a habit that is almost impossible to resist. As a ex-cutter, I know it feels like all your hurt, and sadness is pouring out of you. I know it feels better afterwards, but you shouldn't harm yourself to get to the happiness. People will eventually find out, and you can ge…
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Try doing this: Take a rubber band and put it around your wrist. Everytime you think about cutting yourself, and pull back the rubber band and snap it. Usually, you'll know when to hopefully stop cutting yourself. Hoped this helped~
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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.
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Turret's Syndrome
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People become stressed, because they worry about what will happen, or the consequences of what they have done. With God, you never have to get stressed or worry because God has it all under control. With God, you don't have to worry, or get stressed over anything.
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panthophobia The correct name actually is not panthophobia,which is listed as the fear of Suffering and disease. The correct name for fear of air is Anemophobia
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Answer aeronausiphobia
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Answer methyphobia Found 2 more things I never want as well - dipsophobia & Potophobia
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The phobia related to the extreme fear of being alone is known as Isolophobia, Autophobia, or Monophobia. The phobia can manifest itself in several different ways. Some people experience a constant fear of being alone. These individuals feel that they must consistently be in the company of others. …
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Answer amnesiphobia
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Zoophobia is the term used to describe a fear relating to animals.
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Answer kainolophobia
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Answer asymmetriphobia
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Answer motorphobia
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bacteriophobia, bacillophobia
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callouphobia
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The fear of beautiful women is caligynephobia or venustraphobia
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Melanophobia
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There's several different words used, but the most common it hemophobia. Others are hemaphobia, and hematophobia. If you would like more information about the names of phobias, I suggest checking out phobialist.com
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Answer meningitophobia
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Answer ballistophobia
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Answer Actually it is carcinophobia
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Ailurophobiayou may have Ailurophobia
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helminthophobia is the fear of being infested with/by wormsScoleciphiobia is the fear of the worm itselfThe general term for worm phobia, i.e. fear of worms in general is Verminophobia
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Answer helminthophobia
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Answer dinophobia
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Answer: Aquaphobia is the morbid fear of water.
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The fear of voids or empty spaces is called Kenophobia.
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the fear of losing one's virginity is called Primeisodophobia.
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