Generalised Anxiety Disorder

Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is a diagnosis that describes people who are experience excessive, persistent and destructive worry or anxiety for a period of at least 6 months. This disorder is classified under DSM IV, like many other mental disorders.

For somebody to be diagnosed with Generalised Anxiety Disorder, the worry and associated symptoms must not be better accounted for by use of medication, general medical condition or mood disorders such as depression.

 

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Tighten the law on drug dealers

Our youth are perishing; their once hopeful bright future is going down the drain; all because of illicit drugs.It is very easy to blame the addict, but it is not as simple as that! Drug dealing is a very lucrative business for some shameless people amongst our society and as such they have come up with tight strategies on how to push their business.Drug addiction is bad, and while the individual on drugs sometimes might have been the one who...

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