stuff my anxiety made me do – part 3

stuff my anxiety made me do – part 3

So you probably know by now that I suffer from dermatillomania – compulsive skin picking. But what you don’t know is that I spent a period of my childhood with a bald patch. Yep. Add trichotillomania to the list! Obviously I didn’t know it at the...
stuff my anxiety made me do – part 2

stuff my anxiety made me do – part 2

There is no particular order to these accounts of bizarre anxiety, just as and when I’m thinking them. Remember this guy? This is Sinbad from Brookside. I used to LOVE Brookside RIP. But there was one particular storyline about Sinbad that sent me into an...
stuff my anxiety made me do – part 1

stuff my anxiety made me do – part 1

  When I first realised that I had GAD (generalised anxiety disorder), I hopped straight onto Google. Obviously. The symptoms were like reading my own list of GP visits so I was pretty convinced. Here’s the list from NHS Choices: restlessness a sense of...