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Panic disorder is an anxiety disorder and is characterized by unexpected and repeated episodes of intense fear accompanied by physical symptoms that may include chest pain, heart palpitations, shortness of breath, dizziness, or abdominal distress.
People with anxiety may resist relaxation and continue worrying to avoid the letdown

People with anxiety may resist relaxation and continue worrying to avoid the letdown

Anxiety-related behavior associated with disturbances in the cells' powerhouses

Anxiety-related behavior associated with disturbances in the cells' powerhouses

Testosterone-containing nasal spray offers promising alternative for people suffering from 'low T'

Testosterone-containing nasal spray offers promising alternative for people suffering from 'low T'

Hardship during the Great Recession associated with long-lasting declines in mental health

Hardship during the Great Recession associated with long-lasting declines in mental health

Chemical changes in the brain may be associated with unexplained motor symptoms

Chemical changes in the brain may be associated with unexplained motor symptoms

Research reveals important brain mechanisms for action of psychotherapy in panic disorder

Research reveals important brain mechanisms for action of psychotherapy in panic disorder

Social anxiety disorder may have a direct effect on alcoholism

Social anxiety disorder may have a direct effect on alcoholism

Study shows neural effects of cognitive behavioral therapy in patients suffering from agoraphobia

Study shows neural effects of cognitive behavioral therapy in patients suffering from agoraphobia

Study: 12% of frequent marijuana smokers experience cannabis withdrawal syndrome

Study: 12% of frequent marijuana smokers experience cannabis withdrawal syndrome

Inhaled form of high blood pressure drug has potential to treat anxiety, pain

Inhaled form of high blood pressure drug has potential to treat anxiety, pain

Depression and anxiety in heart failure patients linked to adverse outcomes

Depression and anxiety in heart failure patients linked to adverse outcomes

Kate Spade’s death ignites concern about rising suicide rate

Kate Spade’s death ignites concern about rising suicide rate

Tanning addiction afflicts teenage minorities in Los Angeles

Tanning addiction afflicts teenage minorities in Los Angeles

Fearful worms provide new clues about human anxiety

Fearful worms provide new clues about human anxiety

International study estimates treatment gap in anxiety disorders

International study estimates treatment gap in anxiety disorders

Undocumented Mexican immigrants living in the country at risk for mental disorders

Undocumented Mexican immigrants living in the country at risk for mental disorders

Case report of a 21 year old woman sweating blood

Case report of a 21 year old woman sweating blood

Acid-sensing receptor may have significant relevance to physiological response in panic disorder

Acid-sensing receptor may have significant relevance to physiological response in panic disorder

Virtual reality can be powerful tool for mental health treatment, research suggests

Virtual reality can be powerful tool for mental health treatment, research suggests

Researchers outline new diagnostic model for mental illness

Researchers outline new diagnostic model for mental illness