PANIC ATTACKS

panic-disorder

Anxiety

Anxiety is feeling worried. It can range from mild to severe and can include the feelings of worry and fear. There are various conditions that can cause serious anxiety, including phobias – extreme or irrational fears of an object or animal, place, situation, or emotion.

Panic disorder

The panic disorder is characterized by continuous and regular panic attacks, often without any apparent reason. Everyone of us experiences feelings of anxiety and panic at certain times during our lifetime. It is a natural reaction to stressful or dangerous situations. However, for someone with panic disorder, the feelings of anxiety, stress and panic are regular and can occur at any time.

Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)

GAD is a long-term condition, that causes excessive anxiety and worry about a wide range of situations and conditions.