Chinese woman facing nonstop pressure from her parents to get married develops severe anxiety disorder
- A 27-year-old woman in China purportedly developed severe anxiety due to incessant pressure from her parents to get married.
- The woman reportedly went to a local hospital after suffering various symptoms, including a panic attack, difficulty breathing, numbness and twitching limbs.
- A doctor explained that the woman’s symptoms were triggered after she got into an argument with her parents about marriage.
- The woman was diagnosed with anxiety disorder and respiratory alkalosis.
Doctors in China recently diagnosed a 27-year-old woman with severe anxiety disorder caused by the relentless pressure from her parents to get married.
The woman, who resides in Jinan, Shandong province of eastern China, recently went to Qilu Hospital at Shandong University and received treatment after suffering various symptoms, including a panic attack, difficult breathing, numbness and twitching limbs. She was later diagnosed with severe anxiety disorder and respiratory alkalosis.
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