Second Opinion with Joan Lunden: Anxiety

Second Opinion with Joan Lunden: Anxiety

Sun, 06/27/2021 - 6:30pm - 7:00pm

Pictured: (L-R) Patient Julie Campanella, Dr. Lou Papa, and Host Joan Lunden

Credit: Nicole Scaramuzzo

This episode discusses what anxiety is, what causes it, and how it can be treated.

Anxiety is the most common mental-health disorder in the United States, affecting nearly one-third of both adolescents and adults. According to new research, millennials have become the most anxious generation in history. This episode discusses what anxiety is, what causes it, and how it can be treated. Second Opinion with Joan Lunden: Anxiety airs Sunday, June 27 at 6:30 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

In each episode of Second Opiniona patient shares his/her story including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment, while the primary care physicians and specialists use evidence-based medicine and research in a way that is understandable and engaging. 

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Second Opinion is made possible with support from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), which has provided production funding for the health care series for more than 15 years. A national federation of 36 independent, community-based and locally operated Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies,  BCBSA is committed to improving the health of our local communities and providing health care insights through the Blue Cross Blue Shield, The Health of America Report® series, the national BCBS Health IndexSM and Second Opinion.

 

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