Do You Have Social Anxiety?

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Are you worried your level of anxiety might be something to be concerned about? As a society, we seem to be more anxious than ever before.

It's common for people to feel nervous occasionally, but it can become debilitating for some people. Are social situations becoming increasingly more difficult for you? Social unease can affect your daily life, so let's find out what level your anxiety is, if it's something that everyone experiences, or if it's something you may want to explore further with a professional.

Did you know?

People have been trying to understand anxiety disorder for centuries

Social Anxiety Disorder was called several things before experts settled on its current name. Hippocrates first described anxiety as shyness in early 400 BCE. Since then, the Greeks coined the term “phobia” and created words associated with specific social phobias relating to being around other people, such as xenophobia or anthropophobia. European psychiatrists and psychologists began studying this disorder more closely in the eighteenth century, although it wasn’t formally recognized as an area of study until the 20th century. Social phobia affects approximately one in ten people and affects people from all ethnic and societal backgrounds. Social anxiety manifests not only in an emotional state but can also present as a physical one.

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