The National Institute of Health (NIH) describe anxiety disorders as a prevalent mental health condition. Worry over relationship status, work environments, social settings can be overwhelming for many people. NIH statistics show 1 in 5 adults impacted each year by disabling feelings of fear, uncertainty, and discomfort that interfere with everyday activities. Persistent and chronic anxiety can raise the risk for other problems such as heart disease, substance abuse, and depression.
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