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I find it interesting the volume of talk about anti-anxiety meds has dropped off a cliff since the pandemic started. Are we feeling less social anxiety WFH?

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that’s because we’re all drugged up and don’t feel like talking

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Less social anxiety, less emotional drain from making small talk, less stress overall from commuting/traveling. I’m still anxious AF but it’s SO much easier to manage in my environment where I’m most comfortable.

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Agreed wholeheartedly.

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Gummies and alcohol 🤷‍♀️and what is the point of whining anymore

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Oh trust me anxiety is down depression is up

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I dont even know if I have one or the other..might have both

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People talk more about depression and burnout instead. But I don't know if they are the same people who talked about anxiety before.

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I started taking Zoloft since the middle of the pandemic since isolation made my depression/anxiety much worse, and I found that helped a lot

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