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Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Approximately 15 million individuals in the United States suffer from generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), and when added together with the 4.9% of people with agoraphobia (social anxiety) and 1.6% with panic disorder, anxiety disorders affect almost 10% of the country, or 30 million people.
Generalized anxiety disorder is a condition where a person has excessive worry, tension, and anxiety over various aspects of their lives. It can be focused on big things like work, personal relationships, or money, or it can be worry about seemingly...