Post

I Am Rarely Ill

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 66 People

    I think I've got some kind of GI bug.

    I knocked over some boxes at work trying to get to the toilet and it's quite possible I sharted.
    girlygirlyNurse girlygirlyNurse 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 16, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Almost Never

    Back when I hated my job I used to lament the fact that I never came down with anything bad enough to get me off work. I've never been hospitalized in my life. The worst thing I can remember having was a bout with pneumonia 6 years ago.
    xryss xryss 31-35, F Mar 7, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Ill

    I am rarely ill besides all the depression symptoms.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Jun 25, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Very, Very Rare. Except For Migraines.

    I rarely get sick.  Ever.  Be it a cold, cough, I don't get sick.  The past 2 years the most "severe" illness I've had was a cough and cold that lasted for 2 days.  The only thing I'm allergic to are crabs (I can eat any other kind of seafood). I do...
    yoyy yoyy 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 2, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Am Ill Today And The Last Few Days

    and its probably gonna get worse
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F Jul 27, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Just Lucky I Guess

    Being rarely ill isn't even in my genes. My mum catches colds every 5 minutes. My grandparents have all the diseases you can think of and my siblings.... not even going to start. It's like a year-all-round illness epidemic in my household and boy am i glad i'm never ill. Whether...
    SammyCymru SammyCymru 22-25, F Nov 30, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    ...and I'm Happy For That

    I am rarely ill. I don't count alergic colds sometimes. But when i get some ilness it's severe...like last time 2 years ago, acute middle ear inflamation. I hate being ill, because  I dont like to miss days in school. You have to find out what they dicussed in school in...
    bublina bublina 18-21, F Aug 28, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    So when I get something simple like a cold,

    like at the moment, I am a big baby! Haha, really, I am just like a typical man (sorry guys but its true!), I have done nothing all day, apart from make a couple of meals for the kids, and washed the dishes. I actually cannot remember the last time I had any illness other than a...
    suzieb1971 suzieb1971 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 19

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel
    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

    Your Response

    Cancel
    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

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am enlightened, an Illuminatus, etc. "The Illuminati" however, didn't invite me for 2 main reasons: I know much, I am a woman. They tried to all "the rest" give money, and they...
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was the 1st person ever in Britain to get the adult ttp as a child at the age 4. I was 1 in 6 million and the 1st person to get it. If the doctors gave me a blood transfusion I...
    tiashepherdx tiashepherdx 13-15, F 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Absolutely Stunning Illusion of an Underwater Waterfall in Mauritiushttp://www.travelthewholeworld.org/2013/12/absolutely-stunning-illusion-of-an-underwater-waterfall-in-mauritius...
    intrigued4life intrigued4life 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    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

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am an illegitimate child of my father. I used to be so bubbly child even when I fully understand that I am an illegitimate child (my mother told about our situation when we were...
    DontCareMuchAnymore DontCareMuchAnymore 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    (And Mass Immigration) English Witness to Their Darkest Hour Edited by Pat Scrivener Athelney, 174 Pages Available for purchase from Amazon Reviewed by David Hamilton English...
    TheDaken TheDaken 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A few years ago I was subjected to a prolonged illness, normally clears within a week, but I had it for 8 long horrible weeks. I do worry now that it will return and once more...
    StereoTypical StereoTypical 41-45, M Aug 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    One of my friend recently told me that he is an illumnati .. He told me right after we had sex .. He seemed very disturbed .. Although he was telling me how bad things they have...
    Fraand Fraand 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have a big problem with the statement "if illegal aliens aren't doing anything illegal just leave them alone."
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    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

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think all ILLEGALs over the age of 12 should be immediately deported. The ones that are 12 and under should receive our mercy. They are here through no decision of their own...
    jburns1947 jburns1947 61-65, F Jul 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    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

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have a 20 year old son that is bi-polar 1. He sucks the energy and life out of us. I love him but resent him and what this illness has taken from our marriage. I exercise...
    debbiedee623 debbiedee623 51-55, F 2 Responses Jul 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My official diagnosis is borderline-rapid cycling manic depressive disorder with anxiety. For those who don't understand that completely it means I have borderline personality...
    SeraphineL SeraphineL 22-25, F Aug 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've had life changing surgeries, and have been out of the workforce for many years. I've been physically ill growing up. One should think that all of those experiences should make...
    hopefulcarebear hopefulcarebear 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    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

    Your Response

    Cancel
    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

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If I were permitted by "the man" to title this piece, I would call it "The Immigration Question in Relation to previous trends". And it would analyze the argument made by pro...
    TheDaken TheDaken 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love in a smoking home and it makes me ill.
    lostinmyfight lostinmyfight 13-15, F Aug 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Im just wondering has anyone else this problem? Im scared to go to school or go places that are quite because i get this feeling that im going to say out something bad when i...
    amyslatts amyslatts 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Today my psychiatrist told me: "Things are always going to be harder for you than for other people. You need to accept that you have a disability." I think that I have accepted...
    Babaghanouj Babaghanouj 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    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

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm completely lost. I've been playing the Irish sport of hurling since I was four years old and fell in love with it. I even played for my county. Over the years I've had...
    aliken98 aliken98 16-17, F 4 Responses 22 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Soo mom and I had a "fight" this morning, but I hardly ever call anything a fight. A fight has some type of defenses on both sides of the argument, right? I'm never the one...
    SubmissiveSecrets SubmissiveSecrets 18-21, F Jul 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Its something I've eventually accepted about myself. lol. If I enjoy it, why not keep enjoying?? I love looking for new books to start, I love reading, I just usually skip to...
    amygirl33 amygirl33 26-30, F Jul 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I almost never cry. It's just not something I do. I just sit and look over the terrible situation and ***** it. People find that odd, but that's me
    nakoj nakoj 16-17, F Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hey everyone...I'm new to EP and thought I'd use it as a way to express things I don't talk about often. I am 25 years old and have been disabled and sick for the last 3 years. I...
    Buttercup789 Buttercup789 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have MPD/DID. It's hard to live a real life. I can't focus enough. I don't have distinct personalities that I know take over. But I know I'm more than one person. How do other...
    Ludavin Ludavin 46-50, F 4 Responses Jul 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Two and a half years ago I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis. Then a year ago it got bumped up to Crohn's Disease. It's funny I always knew something was wrong with me since I...
    Starkillera Starkillera 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have Adjustment Disorder with mixed anxiety and disorder, and yes I was diagnosed with it, not self-diagnosed. I feel depressed most of the times, I always get butterflies in my...
    xMikayla xMikayla 13-15, F 6 Responses Jul 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The definition of liberalism is the belief in moving forward. If things stayed the same forever and always where would we be?
    tonib123 tonib123 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    find a serious guy who wants forever and always
    yodatheching yodatheching 22-25, F Jul 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Not really just if there is underage pics I report it
    Overdrive18 Overdrive18 18-21, M Jul 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have split personality disorder and it is becoming very difficult to remain one person all day. I'm feel like giving up I don't know where or who I am half the time. No insurance...
    enrichedreamer enrichedreamer 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Fcuk the 3 btches...or pay a debt Start talking...babe50 Vinnie
    justkeepslying justkeepslying 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ask me a question 😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱
    Aniyiah Aniyiah 13-15, F 8 Responses Jul 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everyone this is an experience that u will never forget I'm batman :)
    hayhaytaytay hayhaytaytay 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 28