Fear of impending doom

Fear of impending doom anxiety symptom:

You feel as though something extremely bad is going to happen but you are not sure what. You may also feel as though your world is coming to an end.

This fear of "what if" may be intermittent, frequent, or on-going. These fears can cause you fear episodes and even panic. Often, these type of fears are hard to break free of.

NOTE: There are direct physiological and psychological reasons why anxiety symptoms occur. The Recovery Support area of our website contains detailed information about common anxiety symptoms including what they are, why they occur, and what you can do to eliminate them. It includes the anxiety symptom fear of impending doom.

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Authors: Jim Folk, Marilyn Folk, BScN. Last updated May 2015.

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