Common sexual anxieties faced by women

Common sexual anxieties faced by women

Sex is a stress-busting physical and mental activity however, for millions of women across the globe, it can be an intimidating experience, leading to multiple anxieties in them. Some amount of awkwardness while engaging with a new partner is understandable but worrying about a multiple things during those moments of excitement and happiness add to the woes. Some women suffer from lack of self-confidence and body image issues, which can prevent them from enjoying. Slowly, the bedroom turns into a breeding ground for anxiety. Read more

Understanding preschool anxiety disorders

Understanding preschool anxiety disorders

Nancy (name changed) shouted at her five-year-old daughter Delta to wear her school shoes, at the same time packing her lunch. When she didn’t get any response, she looked for Delta and noticed that the girl was hiding in the closet, weeping. During the initial days, Delta would complain of upset stomach and headache, or exhibit behavior indicating she didn’t want to go to school. Gradually, her excuses became a regular phenomenon, pointing to an underlying problem. Read more

Physical manifestations of anxiety

Physical manifestations of anxiety

Sheena frequently complained of headaches and took work-offs at-least twice or thrice a month. When she went for a monthly doctor visit, her physician asked her a few questions and advised her to consult a psychiatrist. She was appalled to discover that she was diagnosed with mild anxiety. Read more

Subtle everyday habits may indicate anxiety disorder

Subtle everyday habits may indicate anxiety disorder

It is normal to feel anxious when one misses a train to the office, forgets a deadline or address a public gathering. However, it is not normal to live with anxiety all the time and be affected by unreasonable worry. For some people, anxiety gets intricately ingrained with their personality and they start showing behavioral symptoms of it without any realization. Read more