Abstract Lavender flower and its extracts have been used, both internally and by olfaction, for centuries as a treatment for anxiety and depression. Introduction Anxiety is a common complaint and may range from every day stress to clinically relevant symptoms requiring medical intervention. Patients with generalized anxiety disorder GAD can experience excessive anxiety and worry associated with the stresses of everyday life. Most cases of GAD begin in childhood and can lead—without treatment—to a chronic condition, with fluctuating symptoms, often exacerbated by stressful life events. Benzodiazepines can impair the ability to drive or operate machinery and may thus interfere with essential activities of daily living. They lower the tolerance to alcohol and are widely reported to cause physical and psychological dependence and withdrawal symptoms.
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Literature Review Of Literature On Depression
Anxiety and Depression Journal is an international, scholarly peer-reviewed, online open access journal publishing novel fundamental and applied research related to all aspects of Anxiety and Depression. Academicians, professionals, researchers, doctors and students all around the world are encouraged to submit their quality research findings or any other special issues related to the journal topics. Articles submitted to our journal are double blind peer reviewed and the accepted articles are permanently archived in the journal website. All the articles published through our journal are available online and can be downloaded at free of cost. This journal is committed to the advancement of research in Anxiety and Depression and hence follows transparent open access policy catering to large community of scientists, students and researchers throughout the world.
Major Depressive Disorder Major depressive disorder is a mood disorder that is caused by extreme and repetitious feelings of desperation, worthlessness, and discouragement. Most of these feelings are known to cause impaired emotional, cognitive, behavioral, and physical functioning or performance. DSM-5 Diagnostic and Statistical Manual is a common tool used to diagnose mental health conditions in patients thought to have depression. A few symptoms of depression are: fatigue, loss of energy, feelings of worthlessness, emptiness, sadness, negativity, and anxiety. A person with GAD will have the inability to relax and may become indecisive.