Anxiety, Confusion, Forgetfulness And Frightening Thoughts

Last Editorial Review: 7/13/2021

These symptoms may be present in conditions such as generalized anxiety disorder or depression. They may also occur in people with dementia conditions such as Alzheimer's disease. Psychological conditions can produce physical symptoms similar to those of medical illnesses. If you are concerned about these symptoms, seek the advice of your healthcare practitioner.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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