Is Anxiety Causing You To Sweat?

Anxiety sweating is a very common symptom with an anxiety disorder. In most cases, anxiety sweating is perfectly natural.

Being angry, nervous, afraid, or anxious causes anxiety sweating. Stress and anxiety triggers the brain to produce the hormones that make you sweat.

A good way to prevent anxiety sweating is to relax, so you can control triggering stress that causes this anxiety symptom.

No one is really sure why stress triggers so much more anxiety sweating in some people than others.

Everyone experiences anxiety from time to time, which may lead to anxiety sweating. It's that feeling of dread or apprehension accompanied by a physical symptom like anxiety sweating, that is so scary.

Here is a list of just a few of the natural causes of sweating:

  • Anxiety
  • Fear
  • Stress
  • Anger
  • Nervousness
  • Certain Medications

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