March 2016

  • Illustration of a worried man standing apart from a circle of friends.

    Understanding Anxiety Disorders

    When Panic, Fear, and Worries Overwhelm

    Anxiety disorders affect nearly 1 in 5 American adults each year, creating fear and uncertainty that interferes with everyday activities. The good news is that most anxiety disorders get better with treatment.

  • Illustration of 2 children walking on a balance beam.

    Dizziness and Balance Problems in Kids

    Spinning Sensations and Unsteadiness

    Most dizziness and balance problems are temporary. But they might also signal a more serious condition that could have a lasting impact on a child’s health.

Contributors to this issue: 

  • Vicki Contie
  • Harrison Wein