Information anxiety will be as hard to diagnose as it is to bring about. It happens to an individual when the data options available grossly outweigh the possible outputs of their analysis. A society encounters information anxiety when the method used to access data belies the method it traveled to get there. This relationship, however, is always in flux, as information changes root sources, and cultures revolutionize the manner in which they create and record data. Thus, soon this gap will close and information anxiety is resolved.