One in five American children suffer with anxiety. So often it goes undiagnosed and instead- we as adults improperly label these children.
Spread the word. Children get stressed too.
Children with an inherited propensity to anxiety do not just become anxious because of their genes, so what we need are ways to prevent the environmental catalysts — in this case, parental behaviors — from unlocking the underlying genetic mechanisms responsible for the disease,” Ginsburg says.