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Women ‘nearly twice as likely to have anxiety’ as men

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A report from Cambridge University says that as well as women, young people under 35 and those with health problems are particularly affected by anxiety. Published in the journal Brain and Behavior, the global review of 48 studies found that more than 60 million people were affected by anxiety disorders every year in the EU […]

Living in an age of anxiety

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Anxiety is becoming an increasingly common concern in the 21st century. In the UK, 19% of people suffer from depression and anxiety, according to the Office for National Statistics. Anxiety is a normal response to stress or danger and is often called the ‘flight or fight’ response. This process involves adrenalin being quickly pumped through the […]