How does the idea of meeting a whole bunch of people sound to you? Imagine being the cynosure of all eyes as they ask you to introduce and speak about yourself. If you are already sweating buckets by the mere thought of it, you should continue reading. People think being social anxiety is the same as shyness, but it is more than that. Those with social anxiety fear experience palpitations, shaking, breathlessness and sweating when they are expected to meet or talk to new people. It is a debilitating disorder that stops people from living lives to the fullest because of their deep fear of society. Here are some strange ways in which social anxiety can ruin people's lives.