Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is an anxiety disorder marked by chronic, exaggerated worrying and anxiety about everyday life. The worry is so severe that it interferes with a person's ability to live his or her life.
Last reviewedNovember 2014by Michael Woods, MD
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