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Can unaddressed anxiety cause perisistent...
Can unaddressed anxiety cause perisistent vision issues and derealization?
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Mental Health Professional: LeahMSWuofm, Clinical Social Worker replied 8 months ago
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Hi, thank you for writing. The answer to your question is yes. Untreated anxiety can wreak havoc on our body's systems and the symptoms can be a little different for everyone. These can be both perceived (the mind playing tricks on someone) or can be actual (stress hormones associated with anxiety can cause physical changes in the body). However, vision problems are often related to anxiety and certainly, beginning to feel out of touch with one's self or one's environment can be a large byproduct product of anxiety.

Do you have any more details to add so I can best help?

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Mental Health Professional: LeahMSWuofm, Clinical Social Worker replied 8 months ago

Hi, I noticed this question is still open because it is unrated. Can I help further? Let me know!

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