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Shortness of breath, racing heart or tremors could be a sign of anxiety.

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Shortness of breath, racing heart or tremors could be a sign of anxiety.

 

It’s not unusual for anxiety to be expressed physically rather than emotionally, which can make it difficult for doctors to make the right diagnosis since anxiety can produce a wide variety of symptoms. Today Health News, 12/13/2017. (Also see Anxiety and Attitude)

 

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This is so true, and so often it happens at night. In all my years nursing, you'd be surprised how many people presented to the ER thinking they were having heart attacks, but really it was a panic attack/anxiety. It can be frightening.


Warm and gentle hugs,

 

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