Anxious? Drink coffee? The doctors have spoken — it may be time to ditch the coffee habit. We interviewed a range of specialists, from psychotherapists to cardiologists, and the results were clear as ever: caffeine can be a major factor when it comes to stress. “Caffeine overload mimics anxiety. If you’re anxious, it will worsen your symptoms,” said Dr. Nieca Goldberg, a cardiologist at NYU Langone Medical Center and the medical director of the Joan H. Tisch Center For Women’s Health. Thinking about getting a second opinion on that? Don’t worry, we got four. How does caffeine affect someone with anxiety or high stress levels? “With people prone to mood disorders, caffeine has a stronger effect.” — Dr. Mirwat Sami,[…]