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Anxiety Disorder

 

Anxiety Disorders affect about 18% of the general population.  This condition causes fearfulness and uncertainty.  Anxiety disorders commonly occur along with other mental or physical illnesses.

 

Some major types of Anxiety Disorders include:

 

    Panic Disorder,

    Generalized Anxiety Disorder,

    Depression,

    Obsessive Compulsive Disorder,

    Social Anxiety Disorder (social phobia),

    Post-traumatic Anxiety Disorder, and

    specific phobias.

 

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder has been identified as the most common of the Anxiety Disorders to co-occur with TS.  Others occur with less frequency.

 

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