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Signs and Symptoms: Anxiety Disorders
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Anxiety Disorders


Anxiety disorders are characterized by a pattern of frequent and excessive nervousness and worry about a variety of events. Stress often intensifies the feeling of anxiety. Many patients report feeling nervous, or worrying, for “most of their lives.” Some or many of the following symptoms often accompany anxiety disorders:

  • Restlessness
  • Fatigue
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Irritability
  • Muscle tension, muscle aches and soreness
  • Difficulty waking up or sleeping
  • Trembling, twitching or shakiness
  • Cold and clammy hands
  • Dry mouth
  • Heavy perspiration
  • Nausea and diarrhea
  • Frequent urination
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Easily startled

If you or someone you know feels nervous, or worries, most of the time or is experiencing some of the symptoms of an anxiety disorder, our professional staff can help. We will evaluate your condition and can help you overcome this condition.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 630.933.4000. TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833.