Panic disorder linked to increased risk of heart attack, heart disease

Individuals who suffer from panic disorder, or panic attacks, may be at much higher risk of heart attack and heart disease later in life. This is according to a new study published in the journal Psychological Medicine.

Jun 24

Categories: Panic issues


Nomophobia - Panicking with Unavailability of Mobile Phones

Frustrated and anxious when your phone is out of battery or you can’t seem to find your phone anywhere. This is known as nomophobia, in other words “no mobile phone phobia”.

May 9

Categories: Anxiety, Panic issues, Social Anxiety / Phobia


Anxiety, Alcohol use and 13 ways to cope with panic(without drinking)

Social anxiety is strongly linked to higher levels of alcohol abuse, possibly due to the way alcohol lubricates vocal chords and actually allows nervous folks to speak in public. A little social helper to get you through meeting new friends, right?

Feb 18

Categories: Anxiety, Panic issues


Researchers Find Gene Responsible For Susceptibility To Panic Disorder

A study published recently in the Journal of Neuroscience points, for the first time, to the gene trkC as a factor in susceptibility to the disease. The researchers define the specific mechanism for the formation of fear memories which will help in ...

Dec 2

Categories: Panic issues