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I Am A Student Mental Health Nurse

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    Hey everyone in the UK! I'm sure that you've all had "one of those days" at work, right? But what if you're suffering from more than this? There are people out there who have...
    VintagePearls VintagePearls 31-35, F 10 hrs ago

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    Don't let them tell you that you cannot do something, do not let anyone tell you that you have to learn to accept and live with mental health issues. I got rid of the ****** mental...
    CEB32 CEB32 31-35, M Jul 29

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    I feel like I have to get this off my chest as it is making me increasingly ill. My life in general is making me increasingly ill. I am 21 year old with Borderline personality...
    Daisypie Daisypie 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 25

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    I'm surprised I'm not a raving psychopath really...! Mad parents. Mad jobs with 'mad' people! (Worked mental health!!) had homes, lost homes. Seen way too much inhumanity to man(as...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 day ago

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    And it should start with law. Drug-related crime should be treated as health problem and should only be sent to a drug court. Drug addicts do not belong in the same place as...
    JustBreathe4J JustBreathe4J 18-21, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I was in one for six days in February, and then they forced me to go to further treatment for another three weeks. I missed so much school because of it, but I couldn't be luckier...
    Boulier Boulier 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    The nhs mental services in the uk are disgusting...
    Ameliaaaa Ameliaaaa 26-30, F a week ago

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    So now I have panic disorder too? So lets kist shall we? Major/serve depression Suicidal thoughts Self harm Panic disorder Bipolar???? Ect ect Oh panic attacks Maybe I should...
    shadowgem shadowgem 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    Starting getting annoyed at a fly in my car the other day.. It was such a pest and I was having a go at it haha.
    katiehad katiehad 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    I have people close to me in my life who have mental illness. I work on the business side of mental healthcare. Right now I am incredibly frustrated with someone near and dear to...
    dropdeadredhead dropdeadredhead 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 24

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    I have no physical or mental health problems and feel thankful and blessed that I don't. I also plan to keep it that way. I don't have to worry about going to see the doctor...
    texaschic35 texaschic35 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 29

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    “Let each person tell the truth from his own experience.” Florence nightingale My experience is this: I have always been fascinated with human anatomy, and abnormalities. I...
    ophelia379 ophelia379 26-30, F Aug 2

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    I'm done classes and doing preceptorship (RPN). At the start of forth level I realized something; I don't want to be a nurse! Forget it. Must have been dreaming to think that I...
    neveragoodusername neveragoodusername 26-30, F Aug 2

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    Working out is great! Being in tip top shape is awesome! But sometimes we forget to keep our minds healthy. Keep our hearts and spirits nourished. We have to keep our souls and...
    Cozy01 Cozy01 18-21, F Jul 23

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    Well, I have always wanted to start a blog, but I have hesitated because of two things. 1. No one is going to read my **** and 2. I didn't want to share too much about my...
    Pamham101 Pamham101 18-21, F Jul 31

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    I went to the nurse practitioner today and she wanted to put me on 3 different meds and I'm like Jesus why me ! My ******* brain is so frustrating. I have bi polar and I have not...
    kpweant1 kpweant1 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    About a month back, I caught glandular fever, had tonsillitis pretty bad and from the fever it has given me mild hep. I'm at 43.... so I'm thankful its not one of the bad heps...
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F a week ago

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    Hell yea...I have seen nurses get verbally abused by doctors. Please...without nurses, doctors got nothing.
    1naughtiesfriend 1naughtiesfriend 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 1

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    Physical and mental. Exercise, work, socializing, keeping sane.
    kiddishguy kiddishguy 26-30, M Jul 24

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    I've just finished up a chunk of time on a new job, and the verbal mindfucking that came with it was unreal, I have a week or so off from this person, but I dread the return. Doing...
    mrrabbitdigital mrrabbitdigital 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 9

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    I was sitting down and thinking about the source of my unhappiness, anger, social timidness, passive aggression, and dismissive attitude towards other people, depression. naturally...
    AliKru AliKru 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    Not only do I hate mental illness, but I hate that people don't understand it. I have lost three family members to mental illness, two from addiction and the other from depression...
    shellseagirl shellseagirl 41-45, F 8 Responses Aug 13

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    See I am not a "nurse" but I am called a end of life specialist. Fancy right? It's really just a nice way of saying end of life friend as I like to say! It can be a really...
    Chicgeekgal Chicgeekgal 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 27

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    "What do you wanna be with you grow up?" was a frequently asked question throughout the years. I never really knew the answer until very recently. I want to be a registered nurse...
    howdousername howdousername 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 1

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    My dream feels like its so far away. I need to keep going and not give up. People tell me to choose something else but I know if I change my path ill regret it later. I'm going to...
    ponycupcake ponycupcake 18-21, F Aug 3

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    My mom is not as mentally Ill but instead mentally disabled. It has been difficult growing up with her because the doctors have said she had the mentality of a 12 year old. So my...
    MacKenziePatriciaLee MacKenziePatriciaLee 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    my best friend is going to boot camp soon and tbh she isn't the healthiest eating or athletic person in the world. but to help her out i promised her whenever she needed the...
    luvabl3 luvabl3 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Since taking my consumption habits more seriously (eating more healthy food than not) I've noticed friends' self-conscious remarks about their own food choices. It's as if my...
    anotherVessel anotherVessel 22-25 2 hrs ago

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    On 25th of this month,i'm going to start my 1st year as a medicine student at chisnau university,moldova I hope i can succes and be the best doctor that graduated from there and...
    salehaslih salehaslih 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 2

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    Health freak for optimal Health... What health ritual is your natural,supplemental,organic or recipe you like most?
    PillsNpotion PillsNpotion 31-35, F 5 Responses Aug 6

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    I am officially a University student now, I inscribed today for technical Physics. I'm looking forward to study and I'm already a bit nervous and excited. ;)
    HelenaMai HelenaMai 18-21, F Aug 12

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    With the recent passing of Robin Williams with depression related illness, it still baffles me peoples reaction to depression (and mental illness as a whole). The second that you...
    StereoTypical StereoTypical 41-45, M 3 Responses Aug 13

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    Being a straight A student is stressful as heck. I kept a straight A streak all year last year and now, at the beginning of my junior year, I'm stressing a bit because one of my...
    1stepforward3shovesback 1stepforward3shovesback 16-17, M 6 days ago

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    There is not such thing as healthy, but all food that is from the ground, or from trees, fruits, vegetables, seeds, drink-nothing else apart from water. No dairy, no egg, no meat...
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 30

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    I am not an expert, truly, I had to take a nutrition class in college, it was mostly basics. However, I am on a journey to eat more healthy, previously I was eating like a 5 year...
    SgtsLittleGirl SgtsLittleGirl 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 2

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    Well starting today yes! And Im so pumped to eat healthy. For breakfast I had 2 eggs (no salt or pepper), Plain Oatmeal, Glass of milk, grapes, and some cheese. Im so excited to be...
    ShyProdigy ShyProdigy 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 6

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    There are so many health benefits related to nudity, it would take too long to list them all. But if you're willing to do a little research, you'll find out how much nudity is...
    BLACKTIGER75 BLACKTIGER75 36-40, M Aug 11

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    I'm wanting to eat healthier and get outside more. I'm not sure where to start. I've already cut pop out of my diet. I drink water or tea. I don't eat a lot of sweets. What's hard...
    tinywoman tinywoman 18-21 5 days ago

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    I'm new here. And I really wanted to post this, because I struggle with it everyday. And it is that I fear I have multiple mental illnesses. It feels really strange to post that...
    iHack iHack 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 23

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    My boyfriend mentally abuses me, I'm trying to leave him but I feel trapped. He moved me far far away from all my family and friends
    lonelygal lonelygal 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    Lately I've been seeing how mentally ill I am, and how much it's been affecting my relationships and my family. My fiance has been by my side for 2 and a half years.. But it seems...
    AbbieNoel AbbieNoel 18-21, F Jul 31

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    I have a **** load of stuff wrong with me but I won't let it control my life again. I'm doing my best to cope with this incurable ****. I was diagnosed with the skitsophrenia(I can...
    ponycupcake ponycupcake 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    I was locked in a hospital for the mentally ill for 2 years. I have been diagnosed schizoaffective bipolar type, social anxiety, general anxiety, multiple personality disorder...
    isitpossible83 isitpossible83 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 4

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    I stayed up all night trying to get over her. I drove to work & briefly contemplated driving into a tree. I obviously didn't. Then I saw her ******* car in the lot where we work. I...
    yolo19 yolo19 18-21, F Aug 5

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    My official diagnosis is bipolar 1 disorder with mixed anxiety intermittent explosive anger and post traumatic stress disorder, But I still got denied social security disability go...
    dybbukbox dybbukbox 41-45, F 4 Responses Aug 7

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    One thing I hate as a mentally ill person is people saying "it's not that bad." This is what people think is supportive but it's not. They have basically dismissed my struggle...
    NotApplicable NotApplicable 22-25, F Aug 7

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    When I was six my mum abandoned me at a mental asylum and I didn't see her or my family for 4 years. Trouble is whilst I was their doctors actually found that I posses the dark...
    zacisbest45 zacisbest45 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 9