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Does Your Anxiety Get Worse on Vacation?

Donna Chambers

Tags vacation anxiety, vacation anxiety disorder

Does Your Anxiety Get Worse on Vacation?

Traveling can be a lot of things, including exciting and fun. For some people, though, leaving town means dealing with increased anxiety. If you feel nervous or out of sorts before a trip, you might have vacation anxiety.

Fortunately, there are ways to manage your symptoms so you can make the most of your travels.


Weighted Blankets for Asperger's Syndrome

Weighted Blankets for Asperger's Syndrome
We’ve had a lot of customers with Asperger’s syndrome — and many report back to us that a weighted blanket has helped them feel more relaxed.  Here’s everything that you need to know about using a weighted blanket for Asperger’s syndrome.

How to Ease Autism Meltdowns on the Go

Donna Chambers

Tags autism meltdown, sensory processing disorder

How to Ease Autism Meltdowns on the Go

Whether you’re an adult on the spectrum, or your child has autism, having a few strategies in the back of your mind may help you deal with meltdowns before they get out of hand. Here are our best tips for minimizing meltdowns and soothing yourself or your child when you feel a meltdown coming on.


Got Post Holiday Stress? Here's How to Relax

Donna Chambers

Tags holiday stress, holiday stress management, holiday stress tips

Got Post Holiday Stress? Here's How to Relax

They say all good things must come to an end, and the holidays are no exception. For some people, the period after the holidays can leave them feeling down. For others, it's tough to get back into the swing of ordinary routines and schedules. If you're having trouble adjusting, here are some holiday stress management tips to help.


Can a Weighted Blanket Help a Teenager with Anxiety?

Donna Chambers

Tags anxiety blanket, anxiety in teens, anxiety symptoms in teens

Can a Weighted Blanket Help a Teenager with Anxiety?
About 25 percent of all teens suffer with stress and anxiety. While every young person feels nervous or upset from time to time, an anxiety disorder is something altogether different. Severe anxiety can interfere with a child’s schoolwork, relationships and health. Unfortunately, up to 60 percent of teens with anxiety don't get the help they need.