Our brains are constantly changing, whether it’s chemical or structural. Our brains tend to change when we go through an experience. The experience can be as simple as driving to the gas station or as complicated as losing a loved one. The brain changes whether it goes through daily experience or trauma. People tend to say age can play a factor in keeping your brain refreshed but at the end of the day, no matter how old you are, every brain is so unique and wired differently. It’s your job to keep your brain refreshed!
Anxiety is common in our everyday life but severe anxiety can take a huge toll on our minds and physical body. In the short term, anxiety increases your heart rate, breathing and concentrates blood flow to your brain. If short-term anxiety gets too intense you may feel lightheaded or nauseous but what about severe long-term anxiety?