Anxiety

Medical Marijuana located in Summerfield, FL and Auburn, ME

Anxiety

Anxiety services offered in Summerfield, FL and Auburn, ME

If you find yourself constantly worrying about things that don’t bother most other people, you may have an anxiety disorder. At Relief Clinic, a medical marijuana practice with locations in Summerfield, Florida, and Auburn, Maine, the skilled medical specialists help you obtain a marijuana certificate to ease anxiety without taking medications. Call the office to schedule an appointment or use the online booking feature today.

What is anxiety?

Anxiety is a common mental health condition in which you’re constantly fearful or worried in situations that don’t concern many other people. Anxiety may become debilitating when left untreated. Medical marijuana available with the Relief Clinic team offers a natural way for you to relax, destress, and experience less anxiety related fear and worry.

What are the symptoms of anxiety?

The common symptoms of anxiety include:

  • Constant worry
  • Ongoing fear
  • Stress
  • Increased heart rate
  • Panic attacks
  • Feelings of danger or doom
  • Social withdrawal
  • Avoiding trigger situations
  • Feeling nervous or tense
  • Fatigue or weakness
  • Rapid breathing
  • Trembling and sweating
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Sleeping disturbances
  • Problems controlling worry
  • Gastrointestinal problems
  • Depression
  • Thoughts of suicide

Depression often occurs along with anxiety, causing you to feel extreme sadness that you can’t control.

What are the risk factors for anxiety?

Anxiety is common, and many people experience it from time to time. The risk factors for developing anxiety include:

  • Family history of anxiety
  • Other mental health conditions
  • Traumatic past life events
  • Chronic diseases
  • Ongoing stress
  • Alcohol or drug use

The cause of anxiety isn’t always known, but ways to reduce your risk include controlling stress and adopting additional healthy habits.

Do I have anxiety?

Your Relief Clinic provider may diagnose anxiety after reviewing your medical history and symptoms in person or virtually. They discuss your personal and family history of diseases, medication regimen, and desired results.

Your mental health specialist completes a comprehensive psychiatric evaluation by asking about your thoughts, mood, emotions, and behavior patterns before tailoring an anxiety treatment that’s right for you. 

How does medical marijuana help with anxiety?

Medical marijuana available at Relief Clinic can reduce anxiety by making you feel more relaxed. Your provider can help you obtain a marijuana certificate based on qualifying factors in your state.

Additional ways to ease anxiety symptoms include regular exercise, stress reduction, various forms of therapy, psychotherapy, and a strong social support network.

To find out if you are a candidate for medical marijuana for anxiety symptom relief, call the Relief Clinic office or schedule an appointment online today.