Generally speaking, anxiety disorder is a chronic condition with persistent feelings of apprehension, tension, restlessness or dread.
What does anxiety feel like?
Anxiety feels different for each person, but some common symptoms include the inability to relax, constant worry, insomnia, rapid heartbeat, upset stomach and panic attacks.
Can alcohol help me cope with anxiety?
Alcohol may feel like it’s helping with anxiety symptoms in the moment, but it can increase anxiety symptoms and lead to long-term alcohol dependence, abuse and addiction.