Panic Can Build Gradually from Chronic Stress (Psych Central): The study found that for stressful life events in the categories of “work,” such as a demotion or layoff, or “friends/family/household,” such as a family argument, panic symptoms that had meandering severity before the event increased steadily but gradually for at least 12 weeks afterward.
How to Halt and Minimize Panic Attacks (PsychCentral). Among the tips: Stimulate your mind. Engage in activities that stimulate your brain and keep you busy, such as getting outside, exercising or taking a shower. In fact, a recent study analyzing 40 randomized clinical trials of 3,000 people with various medical conditions found that people who exercised […]
…with a calming kit:
Ben Brennan on breathing exercises for panic:
Panic attack help advice from eHow: