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I Am Scared Of Menopause

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    I'M Only 16.

    I'm a 16 year old female, and am hopefully no where near menopause, but I am terrified of it. What's it like? It sounds downright awful from what I've heard!
    EverythingEnds EverythingEnds 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5, 2013

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    Lifes Funny

    isnt it funny when everything is blamed on the menopause. whatever i am going through the quote is also said to me oh is that the menopause.
    brodick brodick 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 14, 2013

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    I am 48 years old. I know it's coming soon.

    I'm afraid of what menopause is going to do to my sex life. I'm afraid of losing desire, I'm afraid of losing the ability of having multiple "O's"
    Janna78 Janna78 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    Reruns From Hell

    I am familiar with the symptoms of menopause because I have already had them through anxiety and panic attacks. Hot flashes, mood swings etc....I am just scared of the intensity of it. My mind is already fragile and unpredictable. How will those hormones play with my broken...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 10, 2011

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    I'm really terrified of getting attached to people as well as places. I never wanted to buy anything I couldn't just pack in a bag and move. It used to fill me with a lot of...
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    i am scared of losing my other half. i get increasingly scared now as me and my other half are in different school now. due to all the arguments before maybe our love is nt the...
    LuCiFeRz LuCiFeRz 18-21, F 2 Responses May 1

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    I'm scared that nothing will work out in the end. I'm scared that all dreams of mine will be crushed. I'm scared that I'll be worthless. I'm scared of...everything.
    BloodEpiphone BloodEpiphone 13-15, F Apr 25

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    I am scared of so many things. Of love, my future, my thoughts and actions. I am scared that I will always love him and will have to see him love other people that aren't me and...
    WhyWasIStupid WhyWasIStupid 18-21, F 1 Response May 7

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    Not scared.. terrified. I stay up all night worrying. I worry if someone gets in a car. I worry when it rains. When I was in elementary school I would purposely make myself sick...
    DeIuxedEdition DeIuxedEdition 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 24

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    Boyfriend of 4 years and me (in LDR) are currently in a break. 1.5 months ago he told me he is not happy anymore and not sure that he still wants a future with me. I realize that...
    reachoutmydream reachoutmydream 26-30, F 6 Responses May 11

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    In august 2014 I was raped by a man in a hotel room. Only 3 people know about this and they all live away from me. You could say it was my fault I mean why did I go into that hotel...
    Elise96 Elise96 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'll be honest. I am scared. I am scared to take that leap of faith in facing this future that I might or might not have. I know that bring scared is normal, but it can be so...
    Syafika Syafika 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Yeah...i'm scared to get attched. 'Cos i'm not ready to be loved and love. I was bleeding while people grew up and tasted their youth enough again and again. How jelous..i never...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 22

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    I am so worried , and scared. I want to go see my dads parents , but I am scared they want let my mom come backs and get me. It wouldn't be so bad but my mom doesn't have custody...
    Jack0121 Jack0121 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 23

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    I'm scared... so scared....like I hadn't been before... and it feels horrible. I feel like a pressure in my chest, my hands are shaking, my head hurts so bad, i feel like dying...
    UNDecodable UNDecodable 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 23

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    I will be turning 23 this month and I've still never been in a relationship. I'm so lonely. I live by myself in a very remote area and I don't have enough money to move, I've lived...
    batjokes batjokes 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    Although ..I am a happy and bubbly sunshine...there's a moment that I could get scared to..... and I am scared..
    cherry2015 cherry2015 36-40, F 3 Responses May 1

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    I'm afraid of someone getting close to me. I'm scared of letting you know all of my feelings for you. I'm afraid of you getting into my personal space. I'm scared of others getting...
    Hippodippo257 Hippodippo257 16-17, F May 2

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    I'm just scared of commitment. Or it's more of a dislike rather then being scared of it. I can't date to long because then I feel trapped. People normally want to have a family...
    MomoHekate MomoHekate 18-21, F 3 Responses May 6

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    He's in the pub again, getting pissed because it's easier than having to deal with things... I'm physically shaking as I write this because I'm that scared of him coming home. I...
    Jenezebel Jenezebel 26-30, F 1 Response May 8

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    Just the thought of being In a relationship gives me a panic attack. Yes I do want to be in a committed relationship in the long run but what frightens me is getting into a...
    NiteOwlet NiteOwlet 22-25, F 4 Responses May 9

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    I'm Carson. I'm a sixteen year old ftm. I'm scared to come out to my parents. Two weeks ago I got my hair cut off like a scene boy. My mom yelled at me in the car afterwards and...
    kloudkat kloudkat 16-17, T May 10

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    I am ashamed to say I've truly been questioning what the point is in everything.. I feel trapped... I am lost. I'm scared because I used to dream so much about my future and now it...
    Helen91x Helen91x 22-25, F May 11

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    I really really want a close successful relationship but I am so scared of also losing that person and I am just also scared of getting close in general. I am tired of getting...
    FFPower FFPower 22-25, M 2 Responses May 14

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    I'm 15 years old, and have 4 sisters and 1 brother. My brother is 25 and sisters are 20, 18, 6, 4 My mums around 48-49 but my dad is 59. I'm really scared atm, I'm scared my dads...
    HazardCFC HazardCFC 13-15, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    If I tell you what I hold inside would you believe, would you accept the way that I feel? Would you listen to my heart and allow me to share with you every little thing that I...
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 4 days ago

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    I know this may sound silly to some people, but the reason why I'm single and have always been is because I'm scared that if I get into a relationship with a nice guy, he'll do a...
    badazzbasicbich badazzbasicbich 18-21, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have feelings for him and I think he has feelings for me but we're both people who have consistently been hurt for being good people. both damaged goods.both scared to let...
    iamblackvelvet iamblackvelvet 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 22

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    someone close to me is in the hospital I'm scared I want her to be ok
    neonpinkcupcakelover neonpinkcupcakelover 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 22

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    I'm afraid that I might be broken. every time I'm in a relationship with someone, it could be a few days in, or it can be a few months into it...and I lose all feelings for the...
    caligirl4 caligirl4 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 22

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    I don't want this to happen so soon but I knew it was coming eventually. My dad has always been an alcoholic, ever since I was young, even when my mother was still alive, he always...
    Firechidist Firechidist 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 23

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    I'm scared of my future. What I'll become. What I'll leave behind. I need to do something good for the world.
    Scal92 Scal92 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 23

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    I dont think I can face going into school tomorrow. After everything that's happened I'm scared. But I have to go in because I have science and I cannot miss a lesson of science...
    philex2014 philex2014 13-15, F Apr 26

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    I guess it comes from me having social anxiety. I can become friends with someone but if i want to be in a relationship and given the chance to be in a relationship with said...
    LiveOnYourRadio LiveOnYourRadio 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 26

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    Scared I'm going to do something I'll regret ...
    annaupchurch annaupchurch 22-25, F Apr 26

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    I really am. Guess you could say I'm scared of life.
    angelkinzz angelkinzz 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 27

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    I went home with a guy I have met a couple of times and we had fun together. There were some ahem intimate moments. based on my past experiences, men usually don't want anything to...
    Ljturn Ljturn 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 28

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    thegirlwithloveinhereyes thegirlwithloveinhereyes 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    I'm 20 years old and I'm still scared of the dark! It's kinda embarrassing to admit to people. I sleep with a light on outside my room. I can't sleep in darkness if I'm on my own...
    tvdlover1865 tvdlover1865 18-21, F Apr 29

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    I'm not scared of darkness. I'm afraid of what's in it. >.<
    MissGorgeous MissGorgeous 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 30