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Anxiety Disorder - February 26th 2009, 07:33 AM

Generalized anxiety disorder or GAD is characterized by excessive, exaggerated anxiety and worry about everyday life events. People with symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder tend to always expect disaster and can't stop worrying about health, money, family, work or school.

In people with GAD, the worry often is unrealistic or out of proportion for the situation. Daily life becomes a constant state of worry, fear and dread. Eventually, the anxiety so dominates the person's thinking that it interferes with daily functioning, including work, school, social activities and relationships.
   
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Re: Anxiety Disorder - February 26th 2009, 04:22 PM

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Re: Anxiety Disorder - February 26th 2009, 04:38 PM

That's correct. Do you have a problem or such relating to this?
   
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Re: Anxiety Disorder - February 27th 2009, 12:21 AM

I believe I have this problem, I over think things too much and am always paranoid and think up of outrageous scenarios inside of my head. I am going to get professional help for it on the March 3rd. So it could be just me.

I am not to the point of suicide, but it's to the point where it is a constant bother and refraining me from doing new things.. and that I get panic attacks.
   
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