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- These meditation techniques, from mindfulness meditation to tai chi, can help reduce normal, everyday anxiety and stress.
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- Everyone agrees that sweating is messy, but excessive sweating can signal some serious problems.
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- Stress affects our bodies in lots of obvious ways, like making us hungry or sweaty, but other reactions are much stranger than that.
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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.