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Eileen Bailey

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Your Pharmacist: An Often Overlooked Health Professional

If you have questions about your medications, chances are you skip an important source of information: your pharmacist. A pharmacist is a trained medical professional. They go through anywhere from six to eight years of school and learn about pharmaceutical chemistry, the effect of drugs on the body, toxicology and pharmacy administration. In... Read moreChevron
posted 09/01/2014, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

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Diagnosing Generalized Anxiety Disorder

There is no laboratory test to say you have an generalized anxiety disorder. It is diagnosed based on your symptoms, and the severity of your symptoms. Often, anxiety is diagnosed when you seek treatment for the physical symptoms that accompany it. For example, you might have chest pains or heart palpitations and contact the doctor or visit an... Read moreChevron
posted 08/26/2014, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

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Dogs Experience Separation Anxiety Too!

You have probably seen or heard of a dog who cowers and hides during fireworks or other loud noises. Or a dog that becomes fearful and anxious when riding in a car. But one of the most common types of anxiety in dogs is separation anxiety. This happens when your dog is unable to cope when you aren’t around. It is obviously impossible to... Read moreChevron
posted 08/18/2014, comments (0)|
Jerry Kennard

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Chartered Psychologist

Images and Hotspots in Anxiety Disorders

The way we think often involves images rather than words, or sometimes both. Like a movie we play out scenes in our mind and almost like a dream, we can experience the emotional outcomes. A person who is anxious can often generate some dramatic and upsetting negative imagery. What starts out as concern over the length of time their partner has... Read moreChevron
posted 08/16/2014, comments (0)|
Jerry Kennard

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Chartered Psychologist

Anxiety Interpretations

In any treatment of anxiety disorders the therapist will often stress the significance of interpretations. We are constantly taking stock of our environment, the people and situations we encounter. It doesn’t necessarily happen at a conscious level but we can see the significance of interpretations in a variety of ways.   One day I... Read moreChevron
posted 08/15/2014, comments (0)|

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