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I Have Anxiety When It Comes To Driving And The Public

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    Anxiety and dwelling Hi there. I have anxiety pretty badly and am on 10mg of Celexa to treat it. Sometimes I think I can go off of it and be unaffected. Wrong. My question is...
    AMarieH84 AMarieH84 26-30 Apr 8

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    I called the suicidal hotline today. First I had anxiety for wanting to die. Then I got anxiety waiting for them to pick up. Now I have anxiety for being such a failure and having...
    StEaMa StEaMa 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 30

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    I have anxiety where I get really nervous and scared and I tend to not do thing thing I have anxiety on.
    chlobo141 chlobo141 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 16

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    When i have anxiety i panic and can't get words out correctly, i stutter and start tearing.
    akitty45 akitty45 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have anxiety always have sometimes it makes me sick to even think about it
    sexydaughter16 sexydaughter16 22-25, F 9 Responses Apr 7

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    I have anxiety attacks in my sleep. It's probably from my dreams but I don't always remember my dreams. Sometimes it's so bad I wake up frozen for periods of a time and I can't...
    ateenagertoday ateenagertoday 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    I have anxiety and I take medication for it and it actually helps. I was embarrassed to go ask a doctor for help at first but I finally got some help and they prescribed some...
    ashlynpagee10 ashlynpagee10 16-17, F 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I have anxiety. It's always hard. It's like your mind is against you. Like loving someone. It gives you doubts even though you know you love them with all you're heart.
    PurpleStripez PurpleStripez 22-25, F 12 hrs ago

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    So basically most people who aren't that close to me don't know that I am a person who suffers from GAD (Generalized Anxiety Disorder). Some of the symptoms of GAD include...
    SlowlyDrifting SlowlyDrifting 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 31

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    A couple months ago I was practicing driving with my mom, she was going to have me pull into the drive way (which I had never done before) I tried to keep calm but I could feel my...
    mm9498 mm9498 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    **** people who say anxiety and panic disorder isn't real. **** people who say that it's all in your head. **** people who say that it doesn't exist. **** people who say ANY...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 13

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    I've never been diagnosed with anything, but I know I have some anxiety problems. Everything makes me nervous, I'm too scared to live my life. Simple every day things seem like big...
    StrangelyWrinkledMammal StrangelyWrinkledMammal 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I don't participate in class discussions I don't ask questions I constantly fix my shirt in public I speak very softly or not at all I don't make eye contact I don't shake hands I...
    ButterflyBandage ButterflyBandage 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I really don't understand what the hell is going on... I've been doing so well with my anxiety, it's been pretty much non existent these past 2 months. I've had a little bit of...
    tvdlover1865 tvdlover1865 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    When I'm standing around with my friends, I'll just have the fear that I'll be shoved or punched by one of them. It just comes and goes
    Dylanhgh Dylanhgh 16-17, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I've lived with anxiety most of my life. It makes me neurotic at times. Those that don't know me don't understand but those that do know me, understand that it's a result of my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 11

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    I'm so sick of being " sick in the head". Anxiety and mental issues is something that isn't talked about enough. It's not addressed enough in schools and in media. I find it hard...
    epsarah94 epsarah94 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    Hi everyone. I am new on this website and wanted to let myself out a bit. I am 18 years old. I deal with Generalized Anxiety Disorder. An anxiety disorder in which you worry all...
    Kelsiebooboo Kelsiebooboo 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 14

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    I have become so afraid of insects. I dream about them and wake up screaming, thinking they've crawled in my ears. When I'm awake I have to go and look in my ears, clean them until...
    StEaMa StEaMa 22-25, F Mar 30

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    It's an invisible wall Around you, surround It's the barrier you want to break But you don't know how. It's the lump in your throat Although you want to speak You fall to your...
    anonymous1001611 anonymous1001611 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    I hate not being able to get to where I want to be in life because of my anxiety. I hate thinking do negative. recently my manager opened up a position for manager and I want to...
    shell000 shell000 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 11

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    I often have these moments of intense fear when I realize that one day, I am going to die. In those moments, I don't think of how, but I "realize" my life will end and I can't stop...
    lolitabrat lolitabrat 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 13

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    I didn't realize I had anxiety until a month ago. I was smoking a bowl, and 5 minutes later I had those God awful symptoms.. Shortness of breath, feeling of doom, dizziness, the...
    Roxylovesit Roxylovesit 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 16

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    Look all of you I battled anxiety my whole life. In my earlier years I self medicated with alcohol this did nothing to help and made matters worse with me. It affected school...
    joeballute joeballute 46-50, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I finally got rid of all my anxiety, I hardly ever felt it But just since the other day it's coming back and I feel like crying all the time now I strayed crying at PE when this...
    JalenFrankie616 JalenFrankie616 13-15, F Mar 27

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    I don't think people understand how severe my anxiety is. And it's stressful. Everyone is like, "just go talk to people!", "just make some friends!" Honestly, if it was that simple...
    ButterflyBandage ButterflyBandage 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    I have dealt with anxiety for about 5 years now. It is manageable and that is only because of God and his abounding grace. He has been my guide and help, and when I get anxious, I...
    Imnothomeyet Imnothomeyet 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    Why is it that I worry so much. Im having bad anxiety right now. And it's always about money. I dont work but stay home taking care of parents and nephew. It's along story but when...
    penpalwriter penpalwriter 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 11

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    This is the third night I get no sleep. I'm so tired but my brain keeps going. I want to talk to just one person, him but he won't ever hear me or listen to me when it's not a good...
    Likmesilly Likmesilly 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    My mom thinks its funny when I have an anxiety attack. Dude, it's not funny!!!! Ugh I'm so annoyed :'(
    Lovelybaby18 Lovelybaby18 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 13

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    It's been awhile. It's been awhile since we have met up. You're here again and I didn't look forward to it. My old dear friend, Anxiety. You know just when to come.
    pimpchen pimpchen 16-17, F Apr 13

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    My anxiety is not constant, but when it's there it can get pretty bad. It has manifested itself in different ways over the years: irrational fears, horrible bouts of overthinking...
    BrittaniBear BrittaniBear 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    i have social anxiety, it gets the best of me most of the time. especially when im at work i have a voice in my head that constantly tells me im doing something wrong. i get sweaty...
    haileymauck haileymauck 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    When I'm sitting in class I'll randomly be drowned with anxiety. I'll start to shake a little but only my hand or leg will so nobody ever notices. I always wonder if something that...
    Waiting4Wings Waiting4Wings 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    I just got a sudden attack of anxiety I can't breathe and I feel sick
    JalenFrankie616 JalenFrankie616 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 29

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    I moved out of home, 6 hrs away from all my family, friends and girlfriend 10 months ago for my first real permanent full job to pursue my career. Initially everyone was very...
    rgroundsy rgroundsy 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 30

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    My anxiety had settled, but now it's back with "killer" headaches. I can't have conversations without worrying about boring someone. This is just one aspect, but I always chase...
    brokenfixed brokenfixed 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    I was going to try to talk to the guy I like but now I'm having a panic attack. Anxiety sucks.
    anonomous435 anonomous435 18-21, F Mar 30

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    I get really bad anxiety sometimes, like sometimes before i go to work, my heart will start to race and ill get this really heavy feeling of un ease. It happens a lot, and usually...
    damnitsover damnitsover 16-17, M 2 Responses Apr 2

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    god next week is going to be busy for me. I've already got 2 appointments to go to in one week but that's how it always is. I've got a medication evaluation for my mental health...
    sadly203 sadly203 18-21 Apr 2

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    Somehow I'm managing to do okay today...but the anxiety is hovering around me, waiting for just one nervous thought or uncertainty so that it can pounce. It's as if no matter what...
    Prisoner111 Prisoner111 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 3

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