anxiety is one of the major disorders that most of the people experience during their life. The disorder and its subdivisions can cause a lot of persecution in the elderly as well as children and the youngsters. The disorder includes a wide range of diseases which can reveal themselves in many various ways. Some of these anxious disorders are composed of:

  • Phobic attack
  • Obsession
  • Phobias or fears
  • Nightmare
  • Generalized anxiety

The symptoms of the disorder are quite extensive and common. Fear, bulimia, body tremors, gastrointestinal problems, heart palpitations, muscle spasms, respiratory symptoms, women's problems, decreased libido, increased blood pressure, increased body pain, psychological pain, hair loss, slurred speech, intrusive and repetitive thoughts, nightmare, public aversion and poor concentration are the symptoms of anxiety disorder.

In anxiety psychological and physiological parts are of importance. Genetic plays a prominent role in developing the disorder, but decreasing or increasing levels of some particular hormones in body would lead to anxiety as well. Communicating with anxious people and wrong learnings also affect the evolving of the disorder and its lasting duration. Inappropriate diet plan also would cause anxiety.

Acupuncture Therapy Role in Treating Anxiety

Acupuncture has many points for controlling and treating anxiety. Approximately all the symptoms and complications of anxiety can be treated with acupuncture. Traditional Chinese acupuncture and especially ear acupuncture respond quite well in treating anxiety.

Acupuncture is effective in improving concentration, reducing muscle spasms, reducing body tremor, decreasing heart palpitations, pain, gastrointestinal and respiratory symptoms, decreasing and increasing the amount of sleeping, improving sleep quality, increasing serotonin and other endorphins, reducing troublesome thoughts and…

Other Measures for Treating Anxiety

  • Psychological therapies
  • Medical treatment
  • Nutritional therapy
  • Iranian Traditional Medicine
  • Cupping and massage therapy
  • Breathing exercises
  • Regular Exercise
  • Excessive Consumption of vegetables

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Name Anxiety Categories Mental Disorders