Category Archives: Overcoming Social Anxiety

  • Aspergers and Anxiety – Why Are They Linked? What

    Do you have a similar memory? I was about 14 years old. The lunch break was only 30 minutes. It was a rush to eat your lunch quickly in my school cafeteria. To deal with all the normal social monkey business....
  • Ultimate List Of Autism Medication & Aspergers Medi

    Intro Autism is a wide spectrum disorder, it goes all the way from a person unable to care for himself/herself to a highly functional adult who struggles with the symptoms of the spectrum. This is a list and guide to all...
  • The Secret Behind Endearing Eye Contact. 3 Hacks for Aut

    Eye contact is like a magnet for neurotypicals – Autism and Eye Contact He goes “I feel that you have my attention”. He was criticizing the way I don’t make eye contact with people as many others had, but this time...
  • Approach Anxiety – The Autistic Socially Awkward G

    Approach Anxiety – The Anxiety Suffer’s Guide to Conquering It The fear of approaching a stranger is a challenge to most people. approaching an attractive member of the opposite sex, only when most people are drunk. Approach anxiety, when it’s completely...
  • Vitamins to Help with Anxiety

    Anxiety Before we go onto vitamins to help with anxiety, let’s quickly remind ourselves of how anxiety manifests itself. A fleeting, transient worry or fear may cause us to feel anxious. This mild anxiety is considered to be within the normal...
  • OTC Anxiety Medication – The Beginner’s Guid

    Over the Counter Antianxiety Medications OTC anxiety medication are drugs that are sold without prescription for the treatment of mild symptoms. Some common OTCs are for relief of pain, fever, coughs, allergies, gastro-intestinal symptoms and skin conditions. OTCs are generally low dose,...
  • Autism and Social Anxiety – Research Summary and S

    Autism and Social Anxiety Disorder The Human Brain Figure 1 The human brain is the organ that is the control center for the central nervous system. It determines how we interact and interpret the stimuli received from the environment. The brain...
  • Oxytocin Autism – What is the Science Linking Betw

    The Link Between Low Levels of Oxytocin and Social Skills For years oxytocin has been extensively studied for the role it plays in producing contraction of the uterus during childbirth. It is also important for breast feeding. These two functions have...
  • Oxytocin Nasal Spray – The Biochemistry – Re

    We read some interesting stuff about Oxytocin in current Stanford University clinical trials. If they were doing it, it must be a pretty big deal right. Is Oxytocin Therapy a Social Anxiety Cure All? No. Like any hormone, it is regulated...
  • Beta Blockers For Social Anxiety – Do They Work?

    Sometimes, if the anxiety is not caused by cognitive dysfunction (including fatigue). It may be the physical response people find uncomfortable, the effects of trembling hands and breaking out in sweat. Propranolol can be bought to use off label to reduce...