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Does brain chemistry cause generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)?

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GAD has been linked to problems with nerve cell pathways that connect particular brain regions involved in thinking and emotion. These connections depend on chemicals called neurotransmitters that send information from one nerve cell to the next. If the pathways don't work like they should, you could have trouble with mood or anxiety.

From: Generalized Anxiety Disorder WebMD Medical Reference

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National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on February 22, 2018

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National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on February 22, 2018

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