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Feeling anxious? You are not alone!

Feeling anxious? You are not alone!

November 29th, 2016

Feeling anxious is not unusual. In fact, it can help people pull themselves out of danger or motivate them to perform in certain situations. But when the anxiousness goes out of control and affects the normal routine of an individual, it turns into a problem. What’s more, when it is persistent and keeps an individual […]

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Decoding anxiety- Part 1: Identifying and overcoming child anxiety

Decoding anxiety- Part 1: Identifying and overcoming child anxiety

November 23rd, 2016

Everybody experiences anxiety to some degree from time to time. Most people do not recognize anxiety to be an emotion, but the American Psychological Association (APA) has a different take on it. According to the APA, “Anxiety is an emotion characterized by feelings of tension, worried thoughts and physical changes like increased blood pressure. People […]

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Debunking myths about stress

Debunking myths about stress

November 21st, 2016

Stress is generally treated as an unfavorable condition that poses a challenge or a threat to an individual’s well-being. According to the American Psychological Association (APA), chronic stress is linked to six leading causes of death that include heart disease, cancer, lung ailments, accidents, cirrhosis of the liver and suicide.

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Anxiety disorders in children–4: Commonly observed conditions

Anxiety disorders in children–4: Commonly observed conditions

November 17th, 2016

Anxiety is a normal coping mechanism of the brain when there is a perceived threat or danger. It is natural for children to feel a little anxious when they face a new situation, such as, their first day at school or when they are left alone at home for long periods or when they live […]

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World Diabetes Day: Link between diabetes and generalized anxiety disorder

World Diabetes Day: Link between diabetes and generalized anxiety disorder

November 14th, 2016

Diabetes is not a mental disorder, however, it can trigger one, such as anxiety. Diabetes comes with various restrictions on diet and lifestyle and many people may feel anxious while having diabetes. While getting anxious is a normal part of life, if it affects the normal functioning and hampers day to day activities, it is […]

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Anxiety disorders in children-3: Evidence-based treatments

Anxiety disorders in children-3: Evidence-based treatments

November 11th, 2016

Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illnesses prevalent among children and adolescents. However, the majority of cases go untreated in the United States. Detection and treatment of anxiety disorders among children are necessary because the condition can lead to other serious ailments such as depression and attention deficit hypersensitivity disorder (ADHD). Early detection and […]

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Anxiety disorders in children–2: Tips for parents

Anxiety disorders in children–2: Tips for parents

November 3rd, 2016

Children who suffer from anxiety disorders and stress need special care as they might find it difficult to cope with the symptoms. In such cases, the burden falls on the parents to show more empathy and take extra care in order to make them feel confident. It is not easy to handle anxiety and stress, […]

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