Pets may help reduce anxiety risk in children: Study

Pets may help reduce anxiety risk in children: Study

Pets are the best companions one could ever get in life. They are fun, innocent and most importantly, they do not judge others around them. However, time and again concerns have been raised regarding the hygiene quotient due to the presence of pets at home and that germs and probable diseases spread through them. But there can be a sense of relief to pets’ lovers as a study revealed that presence of pets can significantly reduce the risk of anxiety in children. Read more

People with anxiety perceive the world differently

People with anxiety perceive the world differently

An anxiety disorder is a serious mental condition and can wreak havoc on the affected person’s life. A chronic anxiety has many ill effects which can render a person incapable of carrying on with normal life. It can alter the brain functionality of a person who is in the grip of prolonged anxiety. According to a recent study, people with anxiety even fail to distinguish between neutral and threatening stimuli. Read more