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I Have Anxiety When It Comes To Driving And The Public

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    My mom thinks my anxiety isn't too severe to take me to a professional. My mom thinks that I'm just going through a "phase" and I'll get over my anxiety soon. She doesn't know that...
    SmartYetUgly SmartYetUgly 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Okay so... I have anxiety but I'm taking a leap and going to one of those meet up groups. This group interest is writing. So I am going there to listen to group of writers. Has...
    toniyl toniyl 36-40, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    If you can't control the way your mind is thinking, bless it and have trust things will get better. The answer always comes in one form or another. The main thing to survive is to...
    LoveIsWithinYou LoveIsWithinYou 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    It's like a glass water sitting on top of an amplifier, it just messes with my nerves with every sound until I fall over, everything comes out of me, and I break.
    mainVine mainVine 13-15, T 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I have anxiety when going out to eat because I'm afraid that I'll look like an idiot who doesn't know how to order. On top of that, I also have anxiety of being judged for the food...
    Wep777 Wep777 16-17, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    It's been really bad lately, it is very rare that I go a day without having an anxiety attack and it's really bothering me. I've had anxiety for the past few years and it's really...
    BreeTheWetter BreeTheWetter 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    I feel like one event in my life really caused my anxiety. When I was a kid I used to get beat by my mom all the time but I got used to it. Didn't hurt anymore and I wasn't scared...
    anonamanda001 anonamanda001 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I know I'm not the only person around me to have anxiety, but I don't think anyone understands the type of anxiety that I have, not even my therapist or my psychiatrist. I freak...
    Josimms23 Josimms23 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm starting a program tomorrow to help me control my anxiety but I just found out my parents get to observe while I'm in therapy so now im freaking out. My parents cause me a lot...
    mjkw mjkw 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I feel like I'm literally the only person who has health anxiety around me and it's horrible because no body gets how awful it makes me feel and how much it brings me down. I have...
    rainndropx rainndropx 16-17, F a week ago

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    Everyday I feel terrible because anxiety and fears are preventing me to enjoy my life to the fullest. 2 years ago my life changes because of this anxiety that I don't know how did...
    Nckoanglo Nckoanglo 18-21, M Jul 26

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    sometimes I start to think about about things that dont even happened yet and I start to get anxiety. and it dont have nothing to do with me and I know my family will pull me in it...
    penpalwriter penpalwriter 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 25

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    I'm starting to notice how its affecting me physically. I'm starting to notice visible grey hairs. I googled it and apparently it is a cause of anxiety and anxiety attacks. I'm...
    Allcatsareawesome Allcatsareawesome 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 25

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    my anxiety is starting to get to me. I think I might end up canceling on my friends. I feel so guilty since I don't get to see them often but I don't want to end up ruining the day...
    solivagant86 solivagant86 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    i have anxiety when people talk about anxiety in front of me because know one knows i have it so i freak out when they talk about it.:/
    alternative2324 alternative2324 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I realized that I have anxiety and it sucks. When I come home for vacation I don't want to go to certain places because I'm paranoid that I'll run into people I knew in high school...
    XxLionHeartxX XxLionHeartxX 18-21 3 Responses Jul 22

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    I have anxiety so I'm always worried and my hands shake even at silly things I try so hard to impress people so hard but instead I make them stay away from
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 22

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    You know that feeling you get when you play hide and seek and you're hiding? That anticipation. Usually excited anticipation, sometimes with a bit of nervousness because u don't...
    DJSoundHoff DJSoundHoff 18-21, F Jul 21

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    Im so sick of this anxiety....I just wish I.could wake up in the morning and it be gone....I have had anxiety since I was about 8 or 9...im now 24...my life has been riddled by...
    wnwkaw2015 wnwkaw2015 22-25, F 6 Responses Jul 20

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    I feel so afraid all the time and can't really pinpoint the cause. It is mostly my body feeling really anxious 24/7 which make me feel very helpless as if something is taking all...
    Sunshineo0 Sunshineo0 26-30 2 Responses Jul 17

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    This anxiety is controlling my life. My life is already super stressful and trying to get a job is impossible! My anxiety is keeping me from working because even just applying for...
    GoldenHeart69 GoldenHeart69 22-25, F Jul 16

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    My anxiety goes through different periods where sometimes it is so bad I can't even leave the house and other times it is just a dull ache in my stomach. I can't get a job because...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jul 14

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    I sometimes think that going back to school would help lessen my anxiety. Even though it can be stressful at times it gets me out of the house and keeps my mind busy, but I'm...
    solivagant86 solivagant86 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    When it comes to exams I suffer a serious anxiety, I'm gonna be senior and of course I'm gonna have a lot of important exams and I wanna go to a good college, but the thing is I'm...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 14

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    Could someone who has anxiety please message me if you are able to talk about it. I think I may have anxiety and I don't really know what to do about it and I'm feeling very lost...
    ChitterChat ChitterChat 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 12

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    So normally I don't do things out of my bubble. And when I say normally I mean in the last couple years. I just to be adventurous go out by myself, go to new places and meet...
    sandycheeks08 sandycheeks08 22-25, F Jul 12

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    I have quite bad health anxiety I find myself searching for the tiniest thing wrong with me just for an excuse to have to stress about something, or just because I'm stressed out...
    rainndropx rainndropx 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 11

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    Anxiety attacks aren't just hyperventilating and rocking back and forth, there is different forms of anxiety attacks, like: - unpredictable bouts of rage, and irritability. - nit...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 11

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    I am 13 years old and I have faced a lot of **** for someone at my age.I know people are going to be like to me"your only young and hour going through hormones" not everything is...
    thatgirlwithmentalhealth thatgirlwithmentalhealth 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    My anxiety is through the roof and I can't sleep tonight. Earlier today my brother and I were attacked by a rabid fox while just stepping out of our apartment. It was so scary...
    kelsiex920 kelsiex920 18-21, F Jul 10

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    I'm just starting to learn how to drive, I only have like a month or two of experience and I've taken a month off because every time I have to drive I get super bad anxiety to the...
    Hipsterparty102 Hipsterparty102 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    It sucks. It feels like your drowning and everyone around you is just watching you. I had a panic attack today at the ice cream store. There was this family behind me and I started...
    snowball456 snowball456 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    I used to notice that I would bite my lips really bad, when I had spurts of anxiety. Now it just seems like a constant habit. Does anyone else have a problem like this? And is it...
    CabanaCrush CabanaCrush 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    QUESTION FOR THOSE WITH ANXIETY Does it affect you physically? I have really bad anxiety attacks sometimes that put me in a state where I literally cannot move. My breathing is...
    thissworld thissworld 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 9

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    morning, I would say good but its not. woke up with anxiety again. here I am taking deep breaths trying to calm down but its not working. smelling my vicks but it's not working. I...
    penpalwriter penpalwriter 41-45, F Jul 9

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    I hate the feeling of my chest feeling like its gonna explode or cave in anxiety has always made me like that
    AsCharleigh AsCharleigh 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    ....and boundaries. If I don't want to chat with you please don't be offended. I just sometimes feel we don't have enough in common or we don't click enough in order to sustain a...
    MsInvis MsInvis 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    Anxiety has become a massive part of my life; it controls it all. If I want to do something I can only do it if my anxiety lets me. I can't answer the phone or the door. Leaving...
    unfaiir unfaiir 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    i hate anxiety attacks. chest hurts from everything going on. being so frustrated. so exhausted.
    brknsilence79 brknsilence79 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 8

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    I was diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety Disorder..And I still don't understand it...I'm afraid of everything...And it's ruining my life. I can't drive anymore..I rarely leave my...
    LostGurlJoJo LostGurlJoJo 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    seems every morning I wake up with anxiety. it's like a enemy that wont leave me alone. some days are worse than others. and it's like when your going through the anxiety your the...
    penpalwriter penpalwriter 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 7

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