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Depersonalization-derealization disorder
Anxiety

Depersonalization-Derealization Disorder: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Brief and rare moments of depersonalization or derealization are common; that’s the feelings of detachment from your body or environment. You might feel like you’re living in a dream or watching your actions in a movie. According to DSM-V, when these feelings are not transient but experienced repeatedly, they form depersonalization-derealization…

Risk factors for anxiety
Anxiety

Who is at Most Risk for Developing Anxiety

It is normal to feel anxious when attending a job interview, taking a test, or making significant life changes. Such sensations may arise in response to stress and danger, and for most people, they are temporary. However, those feelings are more serious for a person with an anxiety disorder to the point of interfering with daily life…

Anxiety medications
Medications

FDA-Approved and Off-Label Medications for Anxiety

It is natural to experience anxiety at times. However, persistent and intense anxiety may be a symptom of a severe psychiatric disorder. Anxiety is characterized by fear, unease, worry, and restlessness. Approximately 33.7% of the global population will experience an anxiety disorder at some point. General anxiety disorders affect about…

Can anxiety make you feel weak
Anxiety

Can Anxiety Cause Muscle Weakness?

When you become anxious, you may get various physical anxiety symptoms — pounding heart, rapid breathing, trembling, or shaking — as your level of anxiety builds up. And when your stress level drops, you can experience fatigue and weakness in your whole body. Experiencing muscle weakness can be very scary and can worsen…

What is selective mutism
Anxiety

How Selective Mutism Affects Adults & Ways to Deal with It

Selective mutism is a rare mental health disorder that primarily affects children. However, if left untreated, it can continue into adulthood. It is often associated with social anxiety, but it is a different mental health condition with its own unique features. This article will discuss all the ins and outs of selective mutism in adults…

Work anxiety
Anxiety

Work Anxiety: How to Cope?

Work-related stress that induces anxiety is referred to as work anxiety, or it can be an effect of an anxiety disorder at work. It’s common to experience overwhelm or stress at work from time to time owing to its intensity or even excessive dedication. However, persistent and recurrent stress is not normal and can have negative repercussions…

Signs and symptoms of anxiety
Anxiety

Signs and Symptoms of Anxiety and Fatigue

Anxiety is one of the most common mental health problems, affecting 40 million adults and 18.1 percent of the elderly population each year. However, signs and symptoms of anxiety and fatigue are not always apparent because they often develop slowly over time. In addition, because we all experience…