Is anxiety the reason why you feel ill?

Is anxiety the reason why you feel ill

Anxiety can manifest with a wide variety of symptoms of which many are similar to those experienced ¬†with other physical illnesses such as heart disease, lung problems, irritable bowel syndrome and even the common cold and flu. A pounding heart is a common symptom of anxiety and when it is combined with chest pain and […]

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Can anxiety make you vomit?

Can anxiety make you vomit

The list of possible anxiety symptoms contains many unpleasant and scary side-effects including nausea and vomiting. Once you have vomited during an anxiety attack you will probably become more anxious as you worry about the next attack and the embarrassment associated with possibly vomiting in a public place. This is the worst thing you can […]

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What to do about an itch caused by anxiety?

What to do about an itch caused by anxiety

Anxiety can do many things, not just to your emotional and mental state but also to your physical body. Itchiness is just another symptom of anxiety which has the potential to add even more discomfort to an already unpleasant condition. We have all had an itch that we just had to scratch, but constantly feeling […]

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Can anxiety make it difficult to swallow?

Can anxiety make it difficult to swallow

When you suffer from anxiety your body releases stress hormones that cause your muscles to contract. Stress hormones which are not used or reabsorbed can lead to the muscles of your body remaining in a tense state. Your esophagus or throat is a muscular tube and the same stress hormones that cause the muscles in […]

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