The Anxiety Disorder Helpline is committed to helping those who struggle with this mental illness find treatment. These resources will provide readers with articles and latest reports on issues regarding anxiety and treatment.

Anxiety triggers at home one must get rid off

Anxiety triggers at home one must get rid off

Anxiety disorders are the most common mental health ailments in the U.S., affecting nearly 40 million individuals. Anxiety may be triggered by several factors like being late for work, encountering traffic while commuting, preparing for a meeting, giving a presentation, or meeting a deadline. Oftentimes, these outside factors are beyond one’s control and therefore, one considers their home to be their safe haven. Continue reading

Physical conditions that may cause anxiety-related symptoms

Physical conditions that may cause anxiety-related symptoms

Anxiety disorder is a serious mental disorder characterized by excessive and uncontrolled feelings of fear and worry about certain things and situations in life. Affecting an individual’s ability to perform their routine activities, the condition may deteriorate performance at work and school, adversely affect relationships and disturb concentration levels.

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Accepting the truth: Tips on conquering fear of attending funerals

Accepting the truth: Tips on conquering fear of attending funerals

Death is unpredictable and scary. Millions of people die every day across the globe but people experience nasty effects when a loved one dies. The shock and grief can get debilitating when one arranges or attends a funeral, which is usually associated with an intense feeling of helplessness, extreme loss and an incapacitating grief. Many people get excruciatingly worked up when they are invited over to someone’s funeral and hence, might try to avoid the funeral. This attitude is deplorable and disrespectful toward the departed soul and the grieving loved ones. However, the anxiety associated with attending a funeral is common and one can conquer this state and the associated fear by putting in some efforts. Continue reading