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  1. How do I get my friend to stop clinging?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... anywhere and I didn't feel comfortable pushing further. At some point between then and now she was in treatment for anxiety, but I don't know to what extent. It's strange and sad and hard to describe, how she's faded over the years. She's not the ...

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  2. Elderly overprescribed sedatives and anti-anxiety drugsRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Reuters

    Nearly 12 percent of 80-year-old women in 2008 used benzodiazepines, a class of sedatives and anti-anxiety drugs that the American Geriatrics Society says should generally be avoided in the elderly, U.S. pharmacy data revealed. Benzodiazepines include alprazolam , lorazepam and diazepam - "a little yellow pill" that the Rolling Stones dubbed "mother's little helper" in the band's 1966 rock classic.

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  3. Drug-driving fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Southland Times

    ... Lamont was disqualified from driving for six months, and fined $800, after being caught with diazepam - an anti-anxiety medication - in his system. Sentencing judge Pat Grace told Lamont: "You place yourself, and anybody in your car or who happens ...

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  4. Recipes for Homemade -All Natural Living, Stress Relief, Anxiety AidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... take one large inhale. Hold breath for 4-7 seconds and then let it out. Repeat three times. This will help curb your anxiety. Identify the cause of your anxiety and accept that this can be solved. If it absolutely can not be solved, think of ...

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  5. How economic insecurity impacts diabetes control among patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... perceive their jobs aren't secure are more likely to rate themselves in poor health and have increased symptoms of anxiety and depression, researchers - Managing diabetes in a child requires a careful balance of insulin, diet and exercise. Buying ...

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  6. Venus Needs ValiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | CNN

    Astronomers have determined that the planet Venus has a serious anxiety disorder. Missiles filled with benzodiazepines are being launched to Venus as well as several meditation CDs.

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  7. Early exposure to antidepressants affects adult anxiety and serotonin ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Medical News Today

    About 15 percent of women in the United States suffer from anxiety disorders and depression during their pregnancies, and many are prescribed antidepressants . However little is known about how early exposure to these medications might affect their offspring as they mature into adults.

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  8. Yoga program dedicated to supporting people living with mental illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... can't afford it who are seeking treatment who are diagnosed with any form of depression - including mood disorders, anxiety or trauma - we connect them to the practice of yoga," she said. Malone said the owner of Toronto's Yogaspace approached her a ...

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  9. Anxiety treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Castanet.net

    In my last article I discussed how the body has evolved to deal with stress and how long-term stress can tax the body and lead to a state of anxiety and anxiety disorders. From a Western medical perspective, anxiety can be the result of an over stimulated sympathetic nervous system and from a Chinese medical point of view anxiety is often due to a weakness and imbalance between the heart and kidneys.

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  10. Less than half of UK prescriptions for antipsychotics issued for main licensed conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Medical News Today

    Less than half of UK prescriptions for antipsychotic drugs are being issued to treat the serious mental illnesses for which they are mainly licensed, reveals research published in the online journal BMJ Open. Instead, they may often be prescribed 'off label' to older people with other conditions, such as anxiety and dementia , despite the greater risk of potentially serious side effects in this age group, the findings indicate.

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  11. Vets urge care for dogs on New Year's EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Bendigo Advertiser

    VETERINARIANS are urging dog owners to take extra care of their pets for New Year's Eve as loud parties and fireworks can cause anxiety. Dr Kara Frost of Kangaroo Flat Veterinary Clinic said dogs had sensitive hearing and could become distressed at loud noises.

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  12. Anxiety Coach Introduces Convenient Hypnotherapy Services by PhoneRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    A local hypnotherapist and anxiety coach is expanding her successful therapeutic practice nationwide by offering anxiety coaching and hypnosis by phone. The service will allow folks suffering from anxiety disorders to rece SAN DIEGO, CA, December 28, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- PA local hypnotherapist and anxiety coach is expanding her successful therapeutic practice nationwide by offering anxiety coaching and hypnosis by phone.

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  13. Taking a look at anxiety in autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Philly.com

    Some of the autistic children Connor Kerns works with have odd fears: exposed pipes, bubbles on pizza, a microwave's beep. These may seem innocuous to many people, but for someone with autism, they can trigger a wave of worry and anxiety.

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  14. The 10 Best Anxiety Busters: Simple Strategies to Take Control of Your Worry / Margaret WehrenbergRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | Cincinnati Library

    Whether you're struggling with mild anxiety or battling a more severe phobia or panic disorder, you are not alone. Anxiety and its related physical, emotional, and mental symptoms affect 40 million adults just in the United States.

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  15. Magnolias are fixtures and symbols of the SouthRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | The Daily Advance

    ... reduces appetite and promotes weight loss in some people. Magnolia is also used by herbalists to treat insomnia, anxiety and depression. Magnolia flower extracts are used as topical skin care treatments. When taken internally, magnolia preparations ...

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  16. Christmas is when our Christmas worries disappearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Press-Telegram

    ... Who said anything about hating it? We worry about it, and then with nothing specific in mind, just a free-floating anxiety. Our old mentor and editor Larry Allison, to whom we always scampered at the slightest sign of trouble, invariably gave us the ...

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  17. Conversation stopperRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Ask MetaFilter

    My cousin has had a hard time since her sister died this spring. She has been working 12-16 hour days at two jobs to distract herself and avoid her anxiety.

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  18. Look after your mental health at ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    For some people the extra pressures of worrying about preparations, finances, relationships with family and friends added to everyday worries, can become overwhelming. Many experience symptoms of anxiety and stress such as irritability and problems sleeping, difficulty concentrating, fatigue and feelings of panic.

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  19. Adult anxiety and serotonin transmission affected by early exposure to antidepressantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Medical News Today

    About 15 percent of women in the United States suffer from anxiety disorders and depression during their pregnancies, and many are prescribed antidepressants . However little is known about how early exposure to these medications might affect their offspring as they mature into adults.

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  20. Despite risks, benzodiazepine use highest in older peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Science Daily

    Prescription use of benzodiazepines -- a widely used class of sedative and anti-anxiety medications -- increases steadily with age, despite the known risks for older people, according to a comprehensive analysis of benzodiazepine prescribing in the United States. Given existing guidelines cautioning health providers about benzodiazepine use among older adults, findings from this study raise questions about why so many prescriptions -- many for long-term use -- are being written for this age group.

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