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Is agoraphobia caused by stress?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Ongoing life stressors, even good ones, increase the likelihood of agoraphobia, the fear of panic attacks that can leave some people home bound. Watch Dr. Oz to learn more about panic attacks and agoraphobia.

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