Generalized Anxiety Disorder | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What treatment is best for me?
  • Should I take a medicine?
  • What is causing my anxiety?
  • Are there any lifestyle changes I should make?
  • Should I change anything in my diet?
  • What kind of exercise will help me?
  • How can I stop worrying about everything?
  • Do I also have depression?
  • Will I have to take this medicine for the rest of my life?
  • Is there a physical reason why I have GAD?


Generalized Anxiety Disorder by MF Gliatto, M.D. (American Family Physician October 01, 2000,

Written by editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 03/14
Created: 01/96