Posts Tagged ‘anxiety disorders’

Anxiety Disorders, What Are The Risk Factors and Triggers For The Disease?

There are several different anxiety disorders including Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Panic Disorder, Phobias, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Separation Anxiety Disorder and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). In this Mental Health Guide article we will discuss the risk factors for developing an anxiety disorder and the real-life events that might trigger them. Risk Factors for Anxiety Disorder Here are the […]

Postpartum Depression, At What Point Should I Seek Treatment?

Postpartum depression affects many new mothers and attention has been given to it in recent years by celebrities like Brooke Shields who have suffered from it. You should not feel ashamed if you struggle with depression after the birth of a child. It is quite common. However, since PPD can have serious consequences for the […]

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Does It Only Affect Those That Have Been To War?

  Soldiers with the condition post-traumatic stress disorder, also called PTSD, have heightened the awareness of this disorder, but it did not originate with them. The majority of those who suffer from this stress related mental illness, have in fact, never been to war. Most have suffered an extreme, life altering event such as sexual […]