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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Anxiety.
See also changes related to Anxiety, or pages that link to Anxiety or to this page or whose text contains "Anxiety".

Parent topics

  • Biology [r]: The science of life — of complex, self-organizing, information-processing systems living in the past, present or future. [e]
  • Psychology [r]: The study of systemic properties of the brain and their relation to behaviour. [e]


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Other related topics

  • American Psychiatric Association [r]: A professional society for physicians who specialize in the treatment of mental disorders. [e]
  • Amphetamine [r]: A synthetic central nervous system stimulant which is used, today, to treat limited medical disorders. [e]
  • Amplification (psychology) [r]: Tendency physical symptoms for reflect psychological factors like anxiety and depression. [e]
  • Asperger's syndrome [r]: A pervasive developmental condition related to autism. [e]
  • Communication [r]: The set of interactive processes that create shared meaning. [e]
  • Depersonalization disorder [r]: A dissociative disorder characterized by a persistent or recurring experience of unreality, where individuals report an experience akin to living in a movie or dream, feeling detached from their body and emotions, and not being in control of their life. [e]
  • Depression [r]: Please do not use this term in your topic list, because there is no single article for it. Please substitute a more precise term. See Depression (disambiguation) for a list of available, more precise, topics. Please add a new usage if needed.
  • Emotion [r]: A psychophysiological process underlying the interpretation of situations or objects by an animal. [e]
  • Fear [r]: Add brief definition or description
  • Frustration [r]: The experience of nonfulfillment of some wish or need. [e]
  • Homeopathy [r]: System of alternative medicine involving administration of highly diluted substances with the intention to stimulate the body's natural healing processes, not considered proven by mainstream science. [e]
  • Metoclopramide [r]: A drug used to prevent the nausea and vomiting caused by cancer chemotherapy, diabetic neuropathy, gastroesophageal reflux, and similar conditions. [e]
  • Oxytocin [r]: A mammalian hormone that is secreted into the bloodstream from the posterior pituitary gland, and which is also released into the brain where it has effects on social behaviors. [e]
  • Paranoid personality disorder [r]: a Behavioral disorder characterized by an exaggerated sensitivity to rejection, resentfulness, distrust, and an inclination to distort experiences and events [e]
  • Phytotherapy [r]: The therapeutic use of plants or plant extracts to prevent or treat disease; it is most commonly a form of complementary and alternative medicine, following long culturally-specific traditions such as herbalism. Chemically extracted and concentration-controlled plant-derived substances are used in conventional medicine, but are usually not considered phytotherapy. [e]
  • Psychotherapy [r]: An intervention or insight technique that relies on communication between a therapist and a client(s) to address specific forms of diagnosable mental illness, or everyday problems [e]
  • Second-generation antidepressant [r]: Antidepressants characterized primarily by the era of their introduction, rather than by their chemical structure or by their pharmacological effect. [e]
  • Traumatic stress [r]: An acute emotional condition associated with reactive anxiety, depression, and disturbance of conduct. [e]
  • Unpopularity [r]: The quality of lacking acceptance or approval by one's peers. [e]
  • Valerian [r]: A plant used in phytotherapy for anxiety and insomnia, for which randomized controlled trials have variously shown efficacy or inconclusive results; not used in conventional medicine in the U.S. [e]
  • Vitalism [r]: The doctrine that the functioning of a living organism does not result from physical and chemical forces alone. [e]
  • Vitamin C [r]: Required by a few mammalian species, including humans and higher primates. It is water-soluble and is usually obtained by eating fruits and vegetables; associated with scurvy (hence its chemical name, ascorbic acid). [e]