Anxiety disorders are disorders wherein the patient experiences uncontrollable fear or anxiety with behavioral disturbances that affects normal functioning.
Generalized anxiety disorder is having excessive anxiety and worry occurring for at least 6 months about several events or activities. The person finds it difficult to control the worry.
Panic disorder is when the person experienced recurrent unexpected panic attacks.
Social anxiety disorder is marked and persistent fear of social or performance situations in which the person is exposed to unfamiliar people or to possible scrutiny by others.
Mental health of most adults in the UK remained resilient or returned to around the same level prior to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, although around one in nine had deteriorating or consistently poor mental health, results of a recent latent class trajectory analysis have shown.
Despite missing medical follow-ups due to the COVID-19 pandemic, breast cancer survivors with high psychological resilience and spiritual wellbeing (SWB) show lower fear of cancer recurrence (FCR), a new study has found.