Anxiety disorders affect nearly 40 million American adults in any given year. They are usually caused by a combination of psychological, physical, and genetic factors, and treatment is, in general, very effective.
Whether you think you may have an anxiety disorder, have just been diagnosed, or are caring for a loved one, being armed with information about the condition will allow you to take the necessary steps to protect your health.
AnxietyConnection.com was designed around three main areas: 1) FINDING the information you need; 2) MANAGING your condition and taking actions for your health; and 3) SHARING & LEARNING experiences, ideas and inspiration with people who have "been there." We encourage you to share your experiences and insights with this community
The FIND section is designed to help you answer questions, obtain information and learn about anxiety. Find information to help you better understand your condition, browse through drug information, or search the country's best doctors and hospitals. The clinical trials section will help you stay on top of the latest research. Click here for a complete list of topics in our Find section.
the MANAGE section focuses on coping with this condition day-to-day. Being diagnosed with an anxiety disorder can be overwhelming. Let our experts guide you through these crucial hours. Learn about the treatment options available to you and find a support group in your area. For more information on managing this condition, click here.
Building a strong support network can play a key role in helping individuals with anxiety cope with their condition. The Share and Learn section will help you build this network by connecting you with others who understand what you are going through and can help you cope. Find advice and words of wisdom from our Experts, and when you're ready, join the conversation and share your story.