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Despite strong economy, Americans report feeling more anxious

Jun 19, 2018

A new poll shows Americans are reporting increased anxiety.
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Feeling anxious or unsettled? You're not alone. An online poll from the American Psychiatric Association finds 39 percent of American adults reported themselves as more anxious today than they were in 2017.

Dr. Jacek Debiec, assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and assistant research professor in the Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute at the University of Michigan, joined Stateside to break down the poll’s results, discuss physiological responses to anxiety, and what the poll can't tell us about American's anxiety.

Listen above.

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