Anxiety and depression are familiar conditions to us, but are also among the most serious illnesses in the world.
These debilitating episodes are more likely to occur during times of high stress. It’s also common for symptoms of clinical depression to be present in people with anxiety disorders. Treatment includes behavioral therapy, lifestyle changes and medications. Sometimes a combination of all three is needed. Occasionally, a change inlifestyle is all that is needed. Mainstream […]
While they can be caused by a number of things – heredity, biological forces, even exaggerated thinking – the main culprit is usually stress.
This world is no doubt a stressful place to live in. So many people spend their precious time working at jobs with long hours, raising children, paying for a house, trying to save for the future and dealing with a constant flow of bills. Yeah, when it’s put that way, life sounds a bit more […]
Anxiety disorders are often treated using specific methods and techniques designed to target symptoms and develop coping mechanisms for the anxiety triggers. Knowing which method to use in the treatment largely depends on the kind of disorder a person has. This article provides insights on the most common forms of anxiety disorders.
Anxiety or panic attacks are sudden periods of intense anxiety, fear and discomfort. While these attacks might seem to happen for no reason, they’re actually the body’s response to what it perceives as the needfor “fight or flight”. The attacks usually last about ten minutes, but can be as short as one minute. In severe […]
We walk through life searching for ways to understand how anger interrupts so many lives, including our own. We can see through the history that anger has been a major problem from the beginning of a corrupted world. We know that we have a variety of people, which includes different classes, genders, race, ethnicity, and […]
Family – It can be very vexing to loved one’s when you are depressed. On one hand they want nothing but the best for you, but on the other they sometimes get frustrated and wonder why you can’t simply snap out of it. It can be particularly hard on children of someone with depression as […]
This article deals with the need to overcome job-related stress and anxiety. Like sharpening an axe, this article imparts the idea that taking a pause from work is needed as a means to self-improvement and a way to deal with anxiety.
It may sound hard to believe, but experts say that your personality can actually cause you stress. To a certain extent, your personality might have been determined at birth. However, there are certain characteristics that you might have developed over the years that are now contributing to your stress level. While one cannot change his […]