Symptom Checker

SYMPTOM CHECKER

What's causing your ankles to swell or that ache in your forearms? Enter your symptom(s) or choose from symptoms below to find out possible causes.
powered by Talix
Add Related Symptoms:
The following symptoms are often linked to those on your list. Click on one or more to add.
My Symptoms List:
To remove a symptom from the list, click on it.
POSSIBLE CAUSES FOR YOUR SYMPTOMS
Search Results for 'Anxiety.' Adding another symptom to the list above may reduce the number of possible causes.
1 2 3 4 5
1-10 of 44
1.  Anxiety
What is anxiety? Anxiety often manifests itself as an apprehension about daily life. Learn the basics with this overview of the types of anxiety disorders.
Symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Impatient
  • Hyperventilation
  • Burping
  • Sleep disturbance
2.  Generalized Anxiety Disorder
People who suffer from generalized anxiety disorder, or GAD, worry uncontrollably about common occurrences and situations. The condition may also be called chronic anxiety neurosis.GAD is different than normal feeling...
Symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Impatient
  • Headache
  • Teeth grinding
  • Hypervigilance
3.  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
On occasion, many of us may worry about whether or not we left the stove on before leaving the house or if we locked our doors. This worry may prompt us to return home to make sure that everything is all right. Whil...
Symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Compulsive arrangement of objects
  • Worried
  • Compulsive hoarding
  • Anxiety attack
4.  Panic Disorder
Panic disorder occurs when you live in fear of having a panic attack. You are having a panic attack when you feel sudden, overwhelming terror that has no obvious cause. You may experience physical symptoms such as ...
Symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Sleep paralysis
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Choking
  • Heart rate altered
5.  Acute Stress Disorder
In the weeks after a traumatic event, you may develop an anxiety disorder called acute stress disorder (ASD). ASD typically occurs within one month of a traumatic event. It lasts at least two days and up to one month...
Symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety attack
  • Panic attacks
  • Fear
  • Missed period
6.  Stress And Anxiety
Most people experience stress and anxiety from time to time. Stress can be triggered by an event that makes you feel frustrated or nervous. Anxiety is a feeling of fear, worry, or unease. Examples of normal stress an...
Symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Teeth grinding
  • Tired
  • Hyperventilation
  • Hot flashes
7.  Phobias
A phobia is an excessive and irrational fear reaction. If you have a phobia you will experience a deep sense of dread, and sometimes panic, upon encountering the source of your fear. The fear can be of a certain place...
Symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Panic attacks
  • Anxiety attack
  • Fast heart rate
  • Fear
8.  Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a debilitating anxiety disorder that occurs after experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event that involves either a real or perceived threat of injury or death. This ca...
Symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety attack
  • Indifferent mood
  • Feels hot to touch
  • Freezing in one posture
9.  Separation Anxiety Disorder
Separation anxiety is a normal part of childhood development. It occurs in babies between 8 and 12 months old. It usually disappears around age of 2. Some children have symptoms of separation anxiety during their grad...
Symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety attack
  • Dependent attachment
  • Separation anxiety
10.  Adjustment Disorder
Adjustment disorder is an unexpectedly strong emotional or behavioral reaction that occurs in response to an identifiable stressful life event or life change that occurred within the previous three months.Adjustmen...
Symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Palpitations
  • Fidgeting
  • Loss of interest in previously enjoyable activity
  • Fighting
1 2 3 4 5
1-10 of 44
The contents of AARP.org and related Web sites are intended to provide useful health information to the general public. All materials, including texts, graphics, images, and audio, on AARP.org are for informational purposes only and are not a substitute for medical diagnosis, advice, or treatment for specific medical conditions. All visitors to AARP.org should seek expert medical care and consult their own physicians for any specific health issues. AARP.org does not recommend or endorse specific tests, procedures, advice, or other information found on AARP.org. AARP and its affiliates specifically disclaim all responsibility for any liability, loss, or risk, personal or otherwise, which is incurred as a consequence, directly or indirectly, of the use or application of any of the material on this site.
health
TOOLS
Drug Interaction Checker
Enter any list of prescription drugs and see how they interact with each other and with other substances. Go.
Pill Identifier
Enter its color and shape information, and this tool helps you identify it. Go.
Drugs A-Z
Find information on drug interactions, side effects, and more. Go.
Health Encyclopedia
Find health information about medical conditions, symptoms, and medical procedures. Go.
Advertisement

 

 

Discounts & Benefits

From companies that meet the high standards of service and quality set by AARP.

Member Benefits AT&T Wireless Cell Phone

Members save 10% on the monthly service charge of qualified AT&T wireless plans.

Member Benefit AARP Regal 2

Members pay $9.50 for Regal ePremiere Tickets purchased online.

Walgreens 1 discount membership aarp

Members earn points on select Walgreens-brand health and wellness products.

Member Benefits

Join or renew today! Members receive exclusive member benefits & affect social change.

Advertisement