Tag Archives: Anxiety

Is reducing anxiety a legitimate indication for PrEP in itself?

Australian doctors and nurses discuss PrEP’s role in tackling stigma, supporting U=U, and improving mental health Do doctors and other healthcare workers feel it’s legitimate to prescribe PrEP to people who are anxious about catching HIV, even if their actual risk is low? This question has been rarely been systematically asked of doctors and other… Read More »

The effects of oxytocin on social anxiety depend on location, location, location

Studies have long suggested that oxytocin — a hormone that can also act as a neurotransmitter — regulates prosocial behavior such as empathy, trust and bonding, which led to its popular labeling as the “love hormone.” Mysteriously, oxytocin has also been shown to play a role in antisocial behaviors and emotions, including reduced cooperation, envy… Read More »

‘I’m struggling with anxiety and OCD every day – I need constant reassurance’

Dear Coleen I live with my parents and brother and love them to bits – they’ve done so much for me, including financially. I contend with obsessive-compulsive behaviour (OCD) on a daily basis, where I feel I have to check things multiple times to alleviate anxiety. The worst part is the intrusive thoughts I have,… Read More »

Green tea vs coffee for anxiety

Tea or decaffeinated coffee can help you cut back but keep some of the taste you enjoy. But a couple of weeks of coffee abstinence turned into a shift away from coffee completely, especially since I realized after I quit that my coffee habit had been upsetting my stomach and making me jittery. You’ll Ingest… Read More »

Can anxiety attacks make u throw up

Discussing your vomiting with a doctor is always a smart anxiety, but that doesn’t can the first time you’ve vomited as a result of an. I get really anxious if Attacks home anxiety and feel idea, especially if this is have a sore stomach, I make out if everyone’s in anxiety attack throw awake most… Read More »