White Coat Hypertension: Stress can Deceive your BP Reading

White Coat Hypertension What is White Coat Hypertension? The term “white coat” comes from references to the white coats traditionally worn by doctors. The white coat effect means that your blood pressure is higher when it is taken in a medical setting than it is when taken at home. On average, when your blood pressure is taken at home the top (systolic) number         Read More …

Anxiety Disorder: Meaning, Diagnosis and Overview

Anxiety is a term which is to describe different forms of a type of common mental disorder. It is characterised by excessive worrying, uneasiness, and fear about future uncertainties either based on real thoughts or imagination affects both physical and psychological health. Anxiety happens as a normal part of life. Anxiety can become abnormal if it interferes with your day-to-day activities. About 1 in 20 people have an anxiety disorder at any one time. There are various conditions (disorders) where anxiety is a main symptom.