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Title My age of anxiety : fear, hope, dread, and the search for peace of mind / Scott Stossel.
Author Stossel, Scott.
Summary The author recounts his lifelong battle with anxiety, showing the many manifestations of the disorder as well as the countless treatments that have been developed to counteract it, and provides a history of the efforts to understand this common form of mental illness.
BIBLIOG. Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-383) and index.
Contents The riddle of anxiety -- The nature of anxiety -- What do we talk about when we talk about anxiety? -- A history of my nervous stomach -- A rumbling in the belly -- Performance anxiety -- Drugs -- "A sack of enzymes" -- A brief history of panic; or, how drugs created a new disorder -- Medication and the meaning of anxiety -- Nurture versus nature -- Separation anxiety -- Worriers and warriors, the genetics of anxiety -- Ages of anxiety -- Redemption and resilience -- Redemption -- Resilience.
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13 holds on first copy returned of 10 copies
1 copy being processed for Koelbel Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for May Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for Smoky Hill Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for Castlewood Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for Southglenn Health and Fitness.
2 copies being processed for Koelbel Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for Smoky Hill Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for Castlewood Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for Southglenn Health and Fitness.

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Location Call # Status
 Castlewood Non-Fiction  616.8522 STOSSEL  IN TRANSIT +1 HOLD
 Castlewood Non-Fiction  616.8522 STOSSEL  ON HOLDSHELF
 Koelbel Non-Fiction  616.8522 STOSSEL  DUE 04-30-14
 Koelbel Non-Fiction  616.8522 STOSSEL  ON HOLDSHELF
 May Non-Fiction  616.8522 STOSSEL  DUE 04-25-14
 May Non-Fiction  616.8522 STOSSEL  DUE 04-19-14
 May Non-Fiction  616.8522 STOSSEL  DUE 05-03-14
 May Non-Fiction  616.8522 STOSSEL  ON HOLDSHELF
 Southglenn Health and Fitness  616.8522 STOSSEL  DUE 05-01-14
 Southglenn Non-Fiction  616.8522 STOSSEL  DUE 04-11-14
Publisher New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Edition First edition.
Description viii, 400 pages ; 25 cm.
DESCRIPT text rdacontent.
unmediated rdamedia.
volume rdacarrier.
Subject Stossel, Scott -- Mental health.
Anxiety.
Anxiety -- Chemotherapy.
Anxiety disorders -- Epidemiology.
Tranquilizing drugs -- Social aspects.
ISBN 9780307269874
0307269876
9780307390608
0307390608
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