Anxiety is a normal part of the human experience, but sometimes it spirals out of control, leading to devastating effects. Approximately 40 million American adults have experienced an anxiety disorder in the past year, which works out to almost 1 in 5 people over the age of 18.
These conditions can cause significant damage to the sufferer and her loved ones, but understanding anxiety disorders can go a long way toward promoting compassionate treatment and and research. To that end, the folks over at Tower of Powerhave put together this infographic that gives you an overview of anxiety disorders. You may learn a few things!