anxiety attack


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a sudden acute episode of intense anxiety and feelings of panic

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I was having anxiety attacks, spending sleepless nights fantasizing escape from my tormenting relationship.
Her brother Gerry said she had suffered an anxiety attack, and programme judge Morgan said he was glad she would now have time to rest and recover after weeks of intense media scrutiny.
Her brother Gerry said she had suffered an anxiety attack, and Britain's Got Talent judge Morgan said he was glad she would now have the time to rest and recover after weeks of intense media scrutiny.
Ziamond seeks to bring readers "a whirlwind of fun from behind the eyes of some of the country's worst anxiety attack victims.
She apparently had an anxiety attack, and was unprepared by her work -- for an allergist in a hospice -- for the drama.
The final straw came when he was forced to quit a UK Championship match against Ronnie O'Sullivan after a crippling anxiety attack.
Throughout, the calm colors of childhood escalate to the hyperviligant, nearly psychedelic hues of an anxiety attack - you get the sensation that despite the familiarity of the figures and scenes, there is no safety here - there's always a girl looking worried, a girl running.
In 1993, similar sentiments have thrown the country--or at least the opinion makers who define the spirit of our age--into an anxiety attack over jobs.
The band explained Pete's "medical emergency" as being an anxiety attack.
She described how she suffered an anxiety attack after being told the devastating news by an officer from British Waterways.
Melanie Mitchell, 30, of Newburgh, Fife, suffered an anxiety attack after realising her trip to Colorado in the US was in jeopardy.
Lou is rushed to hospital and is diagnosed as having suffered an anxiety attack, but refuses to tell Harold the truth about his condition.
One passenger on the train suffered an anxiety attack after the collision, but she was evaluated and stayed on the Santa Barbara-bound train, Amtrak spokeswoman Vernae Graham said.