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I Can Retrain My Brain

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    if you have a negative self image and low self esteem, all that can change just by reprogramming yourself on how you think. If you have low self esteem your "self talk" isnt working properly. You must be telling yourself all the time about how your not worthy or good enough or...
    gallyg5 gallyg5 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 5, 2012

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    I am not against technology, however, some times I sit and wonder if all the advancements in the world are to the benefit of people or just making society want more for less. When...
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    I Am Both Apparently I just took a test in http://testyourself.psychtests.com/ It was a test about the dominance between the left brain and the right brain. Here is my result...
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    Hi. I just found out three weeks ago that I have a colloid cyst in the third ventricle of my brain. It is considered to be a benign brain tumor. Where it is located is very hard to...
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    My sister in law has cancer. It is stage 3 brain cancer and she is 24. The life span after diagnosis, with treatment, is 18 months. We are at about 6 months. The doctors gave her 6...
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    My best friend is 14 (15 in 3 weeks) and she found out she has brain cancer. She has been having seizers for the past wee while and the doctors didn't know what was causing them so...
    Anoel13 Anoel13 13-15, F Jul 8

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    I need help! I have recently begun to recognize that I have been brainwashed by my family. Although I am becoming stronger, I still think that I am being manipulated by them. Worst...
    artiebrown14 artiebrown14 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I can't get my brain to stop going. It just keeps going and going and going and it won't be quiet and I can't take it anymore! It's like a headache without pain. I don't care about...
    Bongopanda Bongopanda 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 3

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    A time when I wish I had the ability to turn off my brain is when I can't sleep when I have "too much" on my mind. I hate when my mind is that active at night. The time when my...
    musiclover210 musiclover210 22-25, F Jun 28

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    I cant believe i m changing... I m not rude anymore... Why the hell i feel good after hearing peaceful songs.... :( Why i don't get angry ..... Why the hell people call me funny...
    pedalEve pedalEve 16-17, M 2 Responses Jun 27

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    Who doesn't admire someone with brains and wit. Talking to someone who is intelligent and witty are the ones I'm naturally drawn to. I feel that talking to someone who doesn't care...
    Liv4Life Liv4Life 18-21, F Jul 11

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    I was diagnosed with A.A. two months before my 18th birthday on May 27, 1998 which, approximately 6 months later on Nov 11, 1998 with the help of some not-so-good decisions made by...
    handicrappedN98 handicrappedN98 31-35, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    My brain is the source of all my pain , it always whispers to me that i am not good enough , that i will never be , that i am doing everything wrong , that i would always fail...
    Theworldismyhell Theworldismyhell 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    after today my brain is in many places and im just going to lay here and lets these thougts allow me to overthink ..... screw you brain
    jettamp95 jettamp95 18-21, M Jul 1

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    Have you ever had a problem just shutting your brain down at the end of the day?
    DharmaFrost DharmaFrost 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 26

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    After learning of husband's affair, I'd do ANYTHING to turn off my brain and just not be in pain. Or when a friend hurts me, instead of going over what they did over and over...
    Learning2LiveAgain Learning2LiveAgain 51-55, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    Sometimes I'll ask my boyfriend "what are you thinking about?" And he says "nothing" all the time, and he means that literally. I am always thinking about something whether it be...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    A little of two years ago I was hit by a car while riding my bicycle and suffered a MTBI. I also ruptured my ear drum. I thought the vertigo, dizziness, bouncy vision I was...
    Martin1212 Martin1212 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 5

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    Your brain gender is: 31% Male, 69% Female. I think this is remarkable. It is most likely close to being right. I have been told by my ex that I think and act more like a woman...
    dianecarr dianecarr 61-65, T Jul 11

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    I suffered a tbi when I was 16 years old while playing high school football!! I suffered a brain hemmorage and a stroke!! I was wearing a defective football helmet!! It's because...
    bdropkin bdropkin 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 13

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    Today I saw another blatant idiot with girls around him. Why, what does it take to get a girl? Of course! All you need is to be a brainless, stupid moron. I have never seen a girl...
    Existentior Existentior 31-35, M 4 Responses Jul 15

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    Yes! I wish my brain would just SHUT THE HELL UP and STOP OVERTHINKING THINGS! ack ack ack silly thing.
    InternationalDarkness InternationalDarkness 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Well, not like actual brains. Not that I have any judgement on someone who does. But I find them to be a little too squiggly and squishy.
    Liddledame Liddledame 31-35, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Since I suffer from OCD, the idea of shutting off obsessive thinking sounds like heaven...or at least the idea of thoughts being in your brain every 10 seconds instead of every...
    gladiatorfan gladiatorfan 46-50, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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     Well, XD I have no words. I guess I have a brain of a guy. 20% female 80% male
    Movingpicture Movingpicture 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I am brain damaged! I prefer to call it drain bramage!
    bdropkin bdropkin 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    I am 43 female - I started having mental issues age 7 - molested by an older childhoood girl(friend) I have manic-depressice episodes, ADD, Personality Disorder(s) I barley made...
    eezavel eezavel 41-45 2 Responses Jul 11

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    I recently had a seizer that has made me go into hospital it turns out that I have brain cancer... And I'm gonna be going through a lot for a couple of months wow this sucks god...
    baconismycat baconismycat 13-15, F 8 Responses Jun 26

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    Gosh, when I can't get my head to shut up I end up getting do annoyed. I always end up thinking about something I don't want to think of. Like when I am working on my book I will...
    tututata2126 tututata2126 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    It is just a movie, right. Yeah. But, somehow it popped into my brain, just now while i was out driving. I cant remeber everything from it. But i do remeber that he all the time...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M Jul 7

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    I lost consciousness as his fist descended upon my face, into my left eye socket. This happened repeatedly. Sometimes it feels like it happened endlessly. I died believing I was...
    Thisoneman Thisoneman 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    So back in 2006 my mother ended up getting ill. She wasn't feeling and refused to go to the doctors. You see mom was a very stubborn woman and I'm pretty sure I get that from her...
    LifeOfaMarineGirlfriend20 LifeOfaMarineGirlfriend20 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I have ADD. Can anyone relate?
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 26

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    I am laying here in bed watching movies and all I can think about is him he's my everything if I lost this man I wouldn't know what I would do he's picked me up from being...
    MissSkye MissSkye 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    My ex boyfriend came into my life unexpectedly. He taught me to be minimalistic, and I got rid of most of my material possessions. "They are just things", he would say. He is...
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    My brain feels like it's going to explode. And the whenever I do think, it's always bad thoughts. :(
    babeez babeez 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    What's with all these people saying their thoughts are so messed up but not actually sharing any of them? Protip: However messed up you think your thoughts are, someone else has...
    DeadHeretic DeadHeretic 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 3

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    Talked with a girl for five minutes during class time, had talked with her earlier also. After our conversation is over and I am in the hallway talking about class with some other...
    kumarawijeet kumarawijeet 18-21, M Jul 3

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    I can't sleep at all. I'm so tired I know I will pass out at any time, but right now I'm awake. I think I have too many thoughts running through my head. Stupid brain. The sky is...
    Marie090 Marie090 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    I have friends who either; don't wear shoes - ever, believe rocks have personalities and divine qualities, believe they have lived various past lives, are entirely left-side-of-the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 7

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    Sometimes my brain just wanders off on its own.
    NexChance NexChance 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 8

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    I am so scatter brained I have trouble focusing my thoughts and staying on topic. Writing them down, erasing, and rewriting helps me get my point across better
    Annapie Annapie 18-21, F Jul 10

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    ...pure brain rot for the younger ones...and unfortunately for a growing number of mature ones...
    whoosah whoosah 31-35, M Jul 11

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    I like to think I'm a very tolerant person but the one thing that never fails to **** me off is stupidity. I'm not talking about messing around, you know, "#YOLO420pictureofawhale...
    NeenaFlame NeenaFlame 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I'm beating Brain Cancer!!
    Bja1282 Bja1282 31-35, M 5 Responses Jul 12