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I Get Physical Pains When I'm Depressed

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    Inexplicable Pains When I'm Depressed

    I get it in my arms, chest and abdomin the worst, and it's constant. Sometimes I think I finally have lung cancer from smoking, or breast cancer as this is where the worst pain is, but nothing ever happens, it just stays the same. Constant pains, ranging from sharp, stabbing...
    shellshocker shellshocker 22-25 1 Response Aug 21, 2009

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    Headaches

    Yeah. I get headaches when I'm depressed.But more importantly, eh, I get some heartache too. You know, the kind that burns at your soul. And if you ask me, that hurts more than physical pain.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25, F Jun 27, 2011

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    Feeling Sick

    I feel physically ill when I'm depressed. I feel like I'm sick and that my insides are all sticky. I want to get all that stickiness out of me so I breathe heavily as a psychological symptom. I am literally trying to force everything out.I get headaches a lot less often but the...
    chrysalid chrysalid 18-21, F Jan 14, 2012

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    Mostly In My Back...

    Mostly, its my lower back... Sometimes its in my legs... But it always helps to make me more miserable. Ugh.
    iFortiTude iFortiTude 31-35 3 Responses Aug 14, 2008

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    The Works

    Headaches, nausea, cramps... Ah depression is a wonderful thing.
    SaharaOdeil SaharaOdeil 22-25, F Aug 10, 2008

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    Ache

    When i am feeling depressed i can have pain everywhere. just everything aches. There have been times when the upper left quadrant  of my abdomen just was in so much pain. for months it would go on. no doctors could explain it. i had all kinds of tests. Some days its just so...
    Tacit Tacit 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 9, 2008

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    Inexplicable Pains When I'm Depressed

    I get it in my arms, chest and abdomin the worst, and it's constant. Sometimes I think I finally have lung cancer from smoking, or breast cancer as this is where the worst pain is, but nothing ever happens, it just stays the same. Constant pains, ranging from sharp, stabbing...
    shellshocker shellshocker 22-25 1 Response Aug 21, 2009

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    It's Just Too Much

    I get these awful chest pains.  I try to hide it, but sometimes they are just too much and it's quite obvious that something is wrong.  I have two little girls, and i don't want them to see me like this, and it's getting more difficult to hide it.   i 've had...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 18, 2009

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    I Hurt

    I hurt whenever I am depressed. Sometimes I just have weird symptoms like my arms or legs feel strange, my heart races, all kinds of unpleasant sensations..I can also get very anxious at times which makes it worse because then I think that maybe Im dying. Sometimes I just...
    piper66 piper66 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 17, 2008

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    In less then a few months I'll finish my program at school and will have to go out on an externship.... For this I have to quit smoking marijuana. I only smoke when I'm at home...
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    I smoke at least 4 times a day , I can't help it but I love itβœŒοΈπŸ’―
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    Today was my 17th birthday and just like last year, I did nothing on my bday, I was sad I didn't hangout with anyone and I was home with my family. I got presents and I'm grateful...
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    I'm not here to be your 'bestie', your latest, or your crew, I'm here for me, I'm not here simply for you. When I'm done working it out, I'm sure that someone will see, I telling...
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    As soon as I start feeling nervous or hit that feeling of anxiety, my stomach starts getting into knots. I hate this feeling. I lose my appetite, lose sleep, I can't function...
    khushali11 khushali11 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I just need someone whom I could hold and cry...I feel so depressed, alone... Being anorexic is kiling me and no one knows. I pretend to be happy and fake a smile. I help everyone...
    exhuberantviolet exhuberantviolet 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    Got a long list of ex-lovers They'll tell you I'm insane...
    BlackEyedBean BlackEyedBean 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 2

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    And I'm always listening to music.
    gybe gybe 18-21, M Jan 3

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    I'm new to this site so add me as a friend all is welcome like Any good songs that people listen to full blast while driving hmu and tell me
    markBBBh markBBBh 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    feeling lost is the worst and not knowing how to talk to people, especially your love ones make it even harder . I say I'm OK but I'm not ! deep inside I want to scream and shout...
    poetic92 poetic92 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    wtf is this!?!? everyone should be happy with who they are and live in the moment? I'm a work in progress... are you trying to change because somebody else are telling you?
    Njord85 Njord85 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 3

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    Hi I am bored. I'm sure that you're bored too. So please hit me up!! ?????????????????
    simzok simzok 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 7

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    It used to be a hard thing to do, but now I have learned to embrace admitting when I do something wrong or mess something up and it is so much easier and less stressful than trying...
    myzterieboy myzterieboy 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 7

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    Ok, I didn't cry when I read The Fault In Our Stars. Because every other Asian movie has the same stupid story. So we're used to sick teenaged kids dying and we don't care coz our...
    BlackEyedBean BlackEyedBean 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    I hate fuss. I hate the feeling that I might not be performing as well as I should be. So when times are busy and I'm under pressure. If anybody asks I always say I'm fine.
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Jan 9

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    I do this quiet often. People have their own worries or troubles. I'm not going to be selfish and burden them with my issues. It's better to keep inside and deal with in my own way...
    MichaelS41074 MichaelS41074 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 18

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    I think I'm loosing my best friend
    shethia shethia 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    I literally have no idea what I'm doing on here at 1.40am but I do like the radio. πŸ’ƒ
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    Well right now I am pretty tired so I'm texting this guy from school, he's really attractive and funny and I miss him so much, we don't talk like we used to
    lukesdeadpenguin lukesdeadpenguin 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Eyedea & Abilities - Junk: http://youtu.be/_XOa8eaTZuo "I wanna suck out all your junk and kiss it back into the parts of your heart that you keep locked up, when you awaken I...
    Britt4ny Britt4ny 70+, F 5 days ago

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    sometimes if I drop something that's really loud, I'll say sorry just in case it bothered anyone. but usually there's no one around, so I guess I'm just apologizing to whatever I...
    BigBearHug BigBearHug 18-21, M Jan 5

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    I friends told me a dances on top of the table screaming while I was drunk.... Payback was a ***** when I woke up with a hell of a hangover
    HornyLivianaXOXO HornyLivianaXOXO 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    I'm so drunk right now... thinking about being married and wanting a divorce desperately, yet not wanting to hurt my husband. thinking about where life would be if I had not taken...
    kelly65876 kelly65876 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 7

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    Well I would if I was wearing pants! But when I do wear pants, my hand is often down them.
    Colojimi Colojimi 41-45, M Jan 7

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    I'm sorry, and thanks for all the great memories.... Yesterday was great, and I had a great time... But I just cant... I can't and I just .... I cant... goodbye...
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    Since I was little girl and that never did anything wrong I thought it was my fault, then He used excuses and more excuses that made people think that I was crazy or something...
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    I love Pandora, especially at night, that's when I feel they play the best slow jams. My favorite radios are Mariah Carey and Mya. Like I said especially at night, it's the perfect...
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    Honestly, sometimes I want other people to hear my music. I love my music and I want you to know this awesome stuff I'm listening to. If I'm driving on city streets, I might act on...
    enbybee enbybee 18-21, T Jan 21

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    I do it because I don't believe my life problems should cause anyone grief. I should be the only one to suffer, not them. Even when I need the help, I have to be broken down to ask...
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    I crank it up to Pearl Jam, RHCP, Smashing Pumpkins, Weezer, Green Day, etc.. Especially when Nirvana comes on. I have no idea what Kurt was singing about, but I feel like it is...
    nickfalls nickfalls 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Some People Don't Get It - If there is anything I hated the most about my trolls/haters, it's that they simply don't get that my werecreature stuff isn't real - I am just doing...
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    I joined this group because the title is so true. I am sitting here in my home getting ready to run out for errands which will keep me busy most of the day. That's a good thing...
    josephwrites josephwrites 41-45, M 4 Responses Jan 3

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    So I'm in this play and one of the actors is this young hunky thing who is Facebook friends with my hubby and a bunch of other friends. I restrained myself from friending him...
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