Oct 31, · Anxiety can cause hundreds of different physical responses, and unfortunately many of these responses can increase anxiety. One such response is numbness. Numbness is a broad term that means a "lack of feeling.". May 28, · Once you’ve had your facial numbness checked out by a doctor and when they say to you, “Yes. This is a symptom of anxiety,” accept it. Give yourself the time that you need to really coming to acceptance of this sensation being a symptom of anxiety.
Jun 02, · Anxiety-related numbness happens for two main reasons. The fight-or-flight response. Anxiety happens when you feel threatened or stressed. To .