HOW TO MANAGE ANXIETY IN OLDER ADULTS

What is Anxiety?

Anxiety is a mental challenge that is associated with feelings of worries, it can also be associated with fear that tends to affect daily activities or functions.

Summary

  • According to the American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, anxiety disorders or nervousness issues in older adults are genuinely normal, influencing 10% to 20% of individuals. In any case, anxiety problems are regularly undiscovered. Anxiety is found more regularly than sorrow and intellectual issues in more established older adults.