Tag Archives: Anxiety

Anxiety and loss of appetite: What is the link?

Anxiety commonly causes a change in appetite. Some people with anxiety tend to overeat or consume a lot of unhealthful foods. Others, however, lose their desire to eat when they feel stressed and anxious. Anxiety is a mental health condition that affects 40 million adults in the United States each year. Changes in appetite are… Read More »

Julia Molony: 'My tool-kit for anxiety – here's what I've learned'

“Some strategies work better for me than others. However, you should consult your GP before trying any new treatment or medication. Here’s what I’ve learned” Stock photo Strategies can help you weather the anxiety storm Julia Molony: ‘My tool-kit for anxiety – here’s what I’ve learned’ Independent.ie Over the many years that I have lived… Read More »

Common food additive may impact gut bacteria, increase anxiety

A wide range of foods contain ingredients that we call emulsifiers. A new study in mice shows that these compounds can produce both physiological and behavioral changes. Bread and spreads commonly contain emulsifiers. Food additives have always generated a great deal of attention, and, rightly so, as they are all-pervasive, so we should scrutinize their… Read More »