When people hear Anxiety, they think, "She worries a lot about everything." But it's so much more than that. In fact, people with anxiety deal with everyday 'habits' that make everything in their life so much harder. Things that they do that they either can't help or feel like they have no choice but to do. Here … Continue reading Habits that could be signs of anxiety
What is Mental Health? A mental illness is a physical illness of the brain that causes disturbances in thinking, behavior, energy or emotion that make it difficult to cope with the ordinary demands of life. Research is starting to uncover the complicated causes of these diseases which can include genetics, brain chemistry, brain structure, experiencing trauma and/or … Continue reading All Mental Health Matters
I guess March 10th is insomnia awareness day, so I'm here to shed some light on insomnia and what it can do to someone who suffers from it. I've struggled with insomnia for over 10 years now. I remember it started when I was in my sophomore year in high school. I went through a … Continue reading Insomnia Awareness day
I’ve noticed a lot lately that people have been mixing up being anxious and having an anxiety disorder. Yes, the essential feeling is the same for both, but having an anxiety disorder is so much more than just feeling anxious about things. I’ll be talking to someone about Anxiety and what it’s like, and they’ll … Continue reading There is a difference between feeling anxious and having an Anxiety disorder
UPDATE: I have written about Anxiety a while back, but lately I haven’t because I was feeling better. My anxiety wasn’t as bad anymore and I was sleeping more, and my panic attacks stopped. I finally talked to my doctor about my anxiety and she prescribed me something for it that also helps me … Continue reading What NOT to say to someone who suffers from Anxiety.