Benzodiazepines were prescribed at 27 annual physician office visits per 100 adults during 2014 to 2016.
For persons with a previous diagnosis of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), factors associated with being in complete mental health (CMH) include female gender, older age, being married, and reporting good to excellent physical health.
In an analysis of polygenic risk scores, the researchers identified significant overlap between anxiety and major depressive disorder, as well as PTSD.
Comorbid anxiety worsened depressive symptom severity in general and was linked to suicidality.
Investigators noted that the use of a healthy sample may limit generalizability, and the study’s sample overall had low levels of anxiety.
For both patients with ulcerative colitis and those with Crohn disease, psychiatric diagnoses were more common in those who were elderly (greater than 65 years old), women, and white, and those with psychiatric conditions more frequently had a history of alcohol abuse, tobacco and substance abuse, personality disorder, and corticosteroid use.
The authors highlighted limitations, including the low quality of studies available based on the high risk of bias in RCTs and heterogeneity of the study designs.
So far, Mylan says it has not received any reports of harm caused by the recalled lot.
Data from a multisite study of the effectiveness of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) support process-focused CBT as a means of reducing social anxiety.
Researchers found data that showed for therapeutic treatment anxiety and sensitivity should be targeted in women patients with migraines.