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- If your New Year’s resolution is to improve your mental health or simply reduce your daily stress, try these simple and natural hacks to accomplish it without medication.
- A large percentage of Americans are on psychiatric medications like antidepressants and anti-anxiety pills.
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- If you find ways to feel grateful, your mind and body will thank you.
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- Rather than having a holiday meltdown because of all the stress, use these seasonal mindfulness exercises to keep calm and carry on.
Anxiety disorder is a blanket term covering several different forms of a type of mental illness of abnormal and pathological fear and anxiety. Current psychiatric diagnostic criteria recognize a wide variety of anxiety disorders. Recent surveys have found that as many as 18% of Americans may be affected by one or more of them.