This is not an anxiety disorder. Anxiety disorders are a cluster of mental illnesses, and the distress they cause can restrain the individual from carrying on with life in a normal way.
For the people suffering an anxiety disorder worry and fear are persistent and upsetting, and sometimes disabling. But with treatment, many people can manage those feelings and live a satisfying life.
The cluster of anxiety disorder includes different conditions:
- Panic disorder
- Generalized anxiety disorder
- Social anxiety disorder