Mental Health UK
Anxiety disorders


This section gives information on anxiety disorders. How they are diagnosed, possible causes and where to get further information and support. 

  • Anxiety can make you feel worried or scared.

  • Anxiety can cause physical symptoms such as a fast heartbeat or sweating.

  • It is a normal human response to be anxious in certain situations. You may have an anxiety disorder if you feel anxious all or most of the time.

  • You can recover from anxiety disorders. 

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