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Anxiety is the abnormal fear or reaction towards any stress which the person can normally handle. A patient is anxious or apprehensive and may show signs like sweating, palpitation, dry mouth, dizziness, nausea, loss of appetite, frequent urination, and difficulty in swallowing.

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Anxiety and Heart Disease

Has anxiety got any connection to heart disease. Please let me know as my close friend is a very anxious person




Posted on : Sunday, July 20, 2008 6:18 AM
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Does your friend have a diagnosed heart condition? I went through a similar situation. I was very anxious and my heart rate was very high, caused by anxiety and not a heart disease. I was put on a beta-blocker called Propanalol to lower my heart rate and decrease my anxiety significantly.
Replied on Friday, January 8, 2010 11:40 AM

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