8 Warning Signs of Chronic Anxiety Most People Ignore

Chronic anxiety is a common anxiety disorder that involves constant worry, nervousness and tension. It goes far beyond worrying about a work project or being nervous before a date. Chronic anxiety is an intense, persistent and excessive problem that can become extremely disruptive to a person’s everyday life, including his or her health. Anxiety causes constant worry, […]

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30 Things About Anxiety Nobody Talks About

“‘Anxiety’ is a term used very loosely. It’s not often that people acknowledge just how debilitating it is.”   Written by Sarah Schuster,   There’s a lot about anxiety on the Internet right now. A lot. But with all this content, what issues are we still not addressing? We asked people in the Mighty community who live with anxiety to tell what’s […]

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This Is Why People With Anxiety Are The Best People To Fall In Love With

By Lauren Jarvis-Gibson,   People with anxiety aren’t perfect, but nobody is. When you love someone who has anxiety, you’re loving someone who is in tune with their every emotion. Someone who feels everything with their being and doesn’t apologize for it. When you love someone who has anxiety you are loving someone who is sensitive and […]

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What Anxiety Actually Is, Because It’s More Than ‘Just Worrying

By Kirsten Corley, Anxiety is the restless nights of sleep, as you toss and turn. It’s your brain never being able to shut off. It’s the thoughts you over-think before bedtime and all of your worst fears become a reality in dreams and nightmares. It’s waking up tired even though your day just started. Anxiety […]

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What It’s Like to Have ‘High-Functioning’ Anxiety

By Sarah Schuster,   High-functioning anxiety looks like…   Achievement. Busyness. Perfectionism.   When it sneaks out, it transforms into nervous habits. Nail biting. Foot tapping. Running my fingers through my hair.   If you look close enough, you can see it in unanswered text messages. Flakiness. Nervous laughter. The panic that flashes through my eyes when a […]

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