What is Anxiety?
Anxiety is far more prevelant than people first thought. According to the WHO, it hasnow taken over Depression as the number 1 mental health issue in the developed world.
There are different levels of Anxiety:
When someone is struggling with Anxiety, they generally are struggling to get out of their sympathetic nervous system response. It continues to fire off.
Possible Causes of Anxiety
Stress Response System Imbalance
Signs and Symptoms of Panic Attacks
Shortness of Breath
Increased Heart rate
Hot Flushes or Chills
Tingling in Extremities
Distorted Perception of Time
Signs and Symptoms of Anxiety
Aches & Pains
Tightness in Chest
Tingling in Hands/Feet
Difficulty staying still
Excessive Biting Nails, Picking Lips, Scratching Skin
Sensitive to Light
Sensitive to Sound
A Naturopathic Perspective
We look at balancing and repairing and imbalances.
Our first priority is to balance the Neurotransmitters
Secondly we look at Mitochondrial dysfunction
After this we look at things such as restoring vitamin and mineral deficiencies, repair any gut damage, balance hormones, detoxification and reducing inflammation.
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