Prior to now, a number of celebrities have accepted and opened up about their battle with anxiousness. Just lately, supermodel Kendall Jenner, too, spoke about it, as she chatted with psychologist Dr Ramani Durvasula as a part of Vogue‘s “Open Minded” collection.
“I remember being really young – I’d say 8, 9, 10 – and having shortness of breath and going to my mom and telling her that,” the 25-year-old mannequin mentioned.
“I think being overworked and being in the situation that I’m in now is kind of what set it out of control in a way,” she mentioned earlier than sharing particulars of her anxiousness points. “I’ve had times where I feel like I need to be rushed to the hospital because I think my heart’s failing and I can’t breathe and I need someone to help me. Sometimes I think I’m dying.”
“I’ll never sit here and say that I’m not fortunate. I know I live a very privileged, amazing lifestyle. I’m a very blessed girl,” she mentioned earlier than including, “I’m still a human being at the end of the day”, admitting her privilege. “No matter what someone has or doesn’t have, it doesn’t mean that they don’t have real-life feelings and emotions,” she mentioned whereas additionally revealing that she is “hypochondriac”.
The present scenario has additionally affected her psychological well being, as she mentioned: “If I go to a dinner or if I see a few more of my friends than I’m used to seeing throughout this last year, that gives me anxiety”.
She concluded by acknowledging the advantages of being heard in such unprecedented instances. “Wow, this was so great. We actually talked about so much stuff we have never talked about and have never been able to put to bed or address. And we did it.”