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Anxiety can be a very scary thing to deal with. It can keep you from living life to its fullest. It can also keep you from doing things you once loved. If you’re tired of anxiety dictating how you live your day, continue reading for a few ways to keep it at bay.
Talking about your problems, can help you reduce the amount of anxiety you feel. Consider gathering at a local Starbucks for a cup of coffee with a few friends, and talk about your problems. If you don’t have a lot of friends, consider participating in an internet chat room instead.
A lot of anxiety is caused by external stimuli, a lot of people are genetically predisposed to anxiety. If you think this could be the case for you, seeking professional help and looking into medication may be needed.
It may sound too simple, but try to just distract yourself from anxiety. Rather than reading self-help books, watch TV or do a crossword puzzle. Enjoy the company of others whenever possible. A lot of people find that distracting their anxiety during the worst times, is when they feel the most anxiety relief.