Behavioural disturbance

The psychological and somatic symptoms of anxiety have a range of adverse behavioural consequences, for example phobic avoidance, the abuse of sedative drugs and alcohol, and the development of troublesome abnormal illness behaviours such as somatization and hypochondriasis. In the majority of elderly cases these behaviours are of long standing, but they can develop following the onset of anxiety or depression in old age. In cognitively impaired patients, disturbed behaviour may be the main presenting feature.

Eliminating Stress and Anxiety From Your Life

Eliminating Stress and Anxiety From Your Life

It seems like you hear it all the time from nearly every one you know I'm SO stressed out!? Pressures abound in this world today. Those pressures cause stress and anxiety, and often we are ill-equipped to deal with those stressors that trigger anxiety and other feelings that can make us sick. Literally, sick.

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