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What Is Panic Disorder?

More than three million Americans will experience panic disorder during their lifetime, and there is no typical victim. According to the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, panic...
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Suicide and the Military

When someone commits suicide, it’s a tragedy. When we are losing more soldiers to suicide than to the Afghanistan war, it’s a tragic epidemic. In June of 2010, there...
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What Can I Do About Panic Disorder?

There are two major classes of medications that are equally effective in blocking panic attacks. These are antidepressants and benzodiazepines. Each has its advantages and disadvantages. The advantage of...
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Causes of Panic Symptoms

There is no single, known cause of the symptoms associated with a panic attack or panic disorder. The symptoms of panic appear to be connected, however, to a person’s...
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