Integrative Anxiety Treatment in NYC
What is anxiety?
Anxiety is a natural emotion people experience during particularly stressful times in their life. When anxiety begins to come on uncontrollably and frequently, it becomes an anxiety disorder which is a medical concern that can affect your health and wellbeing.
While it is normal to have anxiety about work stressors and project deadlines, people with anxiety disorder may feel anxiousness, fear and worry that they cannot control.
What are the symptoms of anxiety?
- feeling worried, fearful or panicked
- difficulty falling or staying asleep
- feeling tired
- heart palpitations
- tight muscles
- feeling shaky
How is integrative treatment for anxiety in NYC different than conventional anxiety treatment?
At Integrative Medicine of NYC we help our patients address anxiety and stress without the chronic use of prescription medication. Anxiety is a multi-faceted condition and the state of your health can dramatically impact your level of anxiety and vice versa.
Our integrative medicine doctors in NYC will work with you to balance your stress and anxiety levels more naturally. This includes a thorough review of your entire medical history and a full work up to see if other health factors may be contributing to your anxiety. Common conditions that may affect anxiety levels include:
- hormone imbalances
- thyroid imbalances
- nutrient deficiencies
- sleep disorders
Anxiety treatment at Integrative Medicine of NYC
Our goal at Integrative Medicine of NYC is to get to the root of your anxiety and stress instead of masking it's symptoms. Anyone who suffers from anxiety understands that it can greatly interfere with your every-day life and finding a treatment plan and/or a cause of your anxiety can dramatically decrease your symptoms.
Natural supplements may also be an effective contributing treatment to anxiety treatment.