Depression and anxiety symptoms often tend to overlap, especially in the older population, leading to an under-diagnosis of anxiety. However, treatment for the two disorders can be different - that's why it's important to accurately diagnose and assess these disorders in older adults.
I'm diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety and Panic Disorder with Associated Agoraphobia. It's real, and it sucks, but medication has given me back my life. You are not alone. Get psychiatric help... it's worth it. I promise.
OCD IT IS NOT CUTE. It's having this handful of things CONTROL your life. Don't tell me you have "OCD" when you don't. You've never had an OCD anxiety attack because you couldn't fulfill your obsession. Stop calling these diseases cute. They're not. THEY SUCK.