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It is normal for people to occasionally experience anxiety, a feeling of uneasiness usually as a response to fear. But when anxiety takes over your life, it can take a toll on your health and happiness.

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Role of Research In Improving the Understanding and Treatment of Anxiety Disorders

Brain disorders, like anxiety disorders, are complex, but research plays a major role in helping us gain greater understanding and develop more effective methods of treatment. Check out


Anxiety Disorders Guide

 Anxiety Disorders Guide

Anxiety disorders are serious illnesses that fill people's lives with overwhelming anxiety and fear. Check out this guide to anxiety disorders from Discovery Health. See more »

 Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Generalized anxiety disorder is a type of anxiety disorder. Get more facts about generalized anxiety disorder in this article from Discovery Health. See more »

 How to Get Help for Anxiety Disorders

Knowing how to get help for anxiety disorders is the first step in getting treatment. Learn how to get help for anxiety disorders from Discovery Health. See more »

 Role of Research In Improving the Understanding and Treatment of Anxiety Disorders

Research of anxiety disorders plays an important role in helping us better understand and treat the illness. Get more about the role of research anxiety disorders from Discovery Health. See more »

 Strategies to Make Anxiety Disorder Treatment More Effective

Anxiety disorder treatment can be more effective with the right strategy. Learn strategies to make anxiety disorder treatment more effective from Discovery Health. See more »

 Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Learn about obsessive-compulsive disorder, a type of anxiety disorder. See more »

Panic Disorder

 Panic Disorder

People with panic disorder have feelings of terror that strike suddenly with no warning. Get more facts about panic disorder from Discovery Health. See more »

 Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-traumatic stress disorders often develop after experiencing a traumatic event. Get the facts about post-traumatic stress disorder from Discovery Health. See more »

 Social Phobia (Social Anxiety Disorder)

Social phobias can interfere with work or school, and other ordinary activities. Learn more about social phobia from Discovery Health. See more »

 Specific Phobias

Specific phobias affect an estimated 6.3 million adult Americans. Get the facts about specific phobias in this article from Discovery Health. See more »