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I Have Been Diagnosed With Clinical Anxiety

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 22 People

    Generalised Anxiety Disorder

    I was diagnosed with GAD several years ago. Its secondary to a life threatening heart problem that I have and the ICD I live with. Its difficult to describe the overwhelming nature of it to people who haven't experienced it, but its like that feeling you have before a major exam...
    K8EB K8EB 36-40, F 4 Responses Aug 11, 2008

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    There Is A Light At The End Of This Dark, Dark Tunnel Of Clinical Anxiety.

    I was recently diagnosed with clinical anxiety "GAD" about two months ago now. I am 17 going to be 18 this september, so I am very young, but have found out this usually occurs around my age. I noticed there was something just not right about me back when I was in the 9th grade...
    asherc25 asherc25 18-21 Jul 29, 2010

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    I was diagnosed 6 years ago when I was 25. Considering the circumstances I am doing very well. If anyone ever wants someone to talk to, I'm here <3
    danc3rz danc3rz 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I was diagnosed in 2009. I went to see my DR for a checkup when my back started to hurt. I originally thought it was a herniated disc because just before the pain set in I was...
    goodwitch011070 goodwitch011070 41-45, F Nov 4

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    I wish i could say my father was a stupid man. but hes not. hes incredibly intelligent and controlling. In front of people hes charming and sweet, and he seems very open minded...
    n706 n706 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 16

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    my hubby had an x ray done and he has a spot on his lung. the doctor didn't no for sure what it was So he's got to go back for another full x ray in a few weeks. I hope he don't...
    jojom543 jojom543 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 7

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    I was at universal studios today and was waiting for my boyfriend when 3 girls came and stood rather close to me and started giggling and speaking Spanish but I knew they spoke...
    cbailey301 cbailey301 22-25, M Oct 27

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    Coming to a realisation that I feel I have more female personality in me than male. I feel stronger for being able to express this outwardly. Feel alot happier too :)
    GsyBTBBoots GsyBTBBoots 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 2

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    We all make choices in our lives. I have accepted just recently I feel I have more feminine personality than male. its accepting who you truly are. I have alot of feminine energy...
    GsyBTBBoots GsyBTBBoots 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 7

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    I know it's not the end of the world. Still a little hard to swallow. I need to make better choices when it comes to what I eat and drink. I'm on a mission to change my life.
    Debstadeb Debstadeb 36-40, F Nov 11

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    LOL SUCKS FOR U GUYS TOPKEK.
    TheRose202 TheRose202 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 3

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    I'm 14. If I start HRT now what can I expect?
    Mastivious Mastivious 13-15, M 3 days ago

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    As you all know there was a man in my life who persecuted me and made my life a living hell . I wish if I was a talented author to write the whole story with all the details but...
    lostsouluk lostsouluk 31-35, F Oct 31

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    I have been friends with "Joe" for 17 years. We have come in and out of each others' lives at different times (moving, college, etc), but it always seemed we had a loyal bond that...
    butrrcup butrrcup 31-35, T Nov 12

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    I was diagnosed with anxiety and panic disorder when I was 13. I recently went off to college where my anxiety spiraled out of control. I no longer can go to any new places without...
    oliveyou123 oliveyou123 18-21, F Nov 1

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    My fiancé and I moved 1600 miles from our home town 3 months ago for his new job. He is helping build a company and is his boss' only employee. He works between 12-18 hours every...
    ttce123 ttce123 18-21, F Nov 10

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    There have been a few occasions in my life when I learned how s%xual a woman can be to a man... Unfortunately in my case it started with my father. I remember doing gymnastics...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    There have been a few occasions in my life when I learned how s%xual a woman can be to a man... Unfortunately in my case it started with my father. I remember doing gymnastics...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 16 hrs ago

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    I have been there quite a lot of times usually on my way to the Airport from somewhere else. before 9/11 there was a convenient left luggage at Grand Central where I could leave...
    Wulfstan Wulfstan 70+, M 13 hrs ago

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    Jan 2014 I was diagnosed with Skin Cancer. I had surgery to remove a tumor from my ear. This shook my life but gave more inspiration and motivation to change my lifestyle and...
    earthcare earthcare 51-55, M Nov 18

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    Iv been too two different mental hospitals and iv been to one of them twice. So iv been in the mental hospital 3 times in all. It was a very interesting experience. The first time...
    chaoshead chaoshead 13-15, M 2 Responses Nov 2

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    Last year I was in a psych ward because I became obsessed with suicide and my friend started to become suspicious once I tried to give her my laptop. I had a plan, and the day I...
    MerDerLoves MerDerLoves 22-25, F a week ago

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    Shock is obviously the first reaction but having then seen and spoke to her in a strange way I feel relief for her. This might help people who know anyone that is suffering with...
    NihilImpetus NihilImpetus 31-35, F Nov 2

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    The first 4 years of my life were spent in and out of hospitals, at one point I had to stay for 6 straight months. I was diagnosed with acute pancreatitis. Don't ask how I got it...
    lightningTroubadour lightningTroubadour 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    So I've been friends with my housemate for a while before we moved in together. I knew she had depression and was having a hard time. But I've been overseas for the last six...
    babushka212 babushka212 18-21, F Nov 9

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    The pain I have been feeling is from stress, anxiety and panic attacks. When my wife said she wanted a separation I lost all control. From running in and out of the bathroom, no...
    Cnfsddad Cnfsddad 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 16

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    My daughter is 6 years old. I started her in Kindergarten 2 weeks after she turned 5 (she had done very well in Preschool for two years). Her first year of K she started having...
    kjreitz kjreitz 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    yesterday I had to work naked in front of a woman and I loved it, What I do is clean carpets and some times I use chemicals that take the die out of your clothes and for this...
    007carpetman 007carpetman 51-55, M 6 Responses Oct 26

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    over the past nearly 3 years. Been finding others having the same issues as well. and I have been dismantling their spellwork like a wrecking ball does a building, by connecting to...
    verndewd verndewd 41-45 1 Response Oct 27

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    I need some advice and would like to hear from people who have some experience with this topic.Its quite a long story so bear with me. I have been with my boyfriend for 2 years. He...
    PeppermintLove21 PeppermintLove21 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 28

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    I've been wanting to post about this for a while because it really worries me and I desperately want to reach out to others with the same problem as my friend. I will NOT be...
    daintyduck daintyduck 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    Ever since a young age I have been travelling. The list has slowed down, but so far, I have been to: England Wales Scotland France Germany Belgium Luxembourg Spain Portugal Greece...
    thepotatochip thepotatochip 22-25, M 3 Responses Oct 30

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    lord jesus be with me, my story sounds so familiar to many that i've read on this forum, I have a 7 year old that was resently diagnose as adhd. right now my world have been turn...
    ldydreamer83 ldydreamer83 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 1

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    on Saturday my fiance, who I have been with for almost 4 years, went into rehab. we have one son together. i learned that he has been addicted for about a year, lying, taking money...
    Amandaf13 Amandaf13 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 3

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    The assault on a female case has been continued once again. It happened June 3. I'm so tired of this. It's draining energy I don't have to spare! Because every time court date...
    NCheartinNY NCheartinNY 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 3

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    I got a really bad call from the school yesterday. He's been supposedly acting out in class. He says his teacher never believes when he says another student is picking on him. My...
    flypiggie flypiggie 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    So I just told my boyfriend I think we should have a break as We are starting to 'fade away' from each other and he tells me he's been seeing someone else for a few months now! So...
    cbailey301 cbailey301 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 4

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    I haven't been home to Norway in almost a year. The last time was five days at Christmas. A lot has happened go me in the short time I have been living in England. I miss home. I...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 9

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    We get married for almost 3 years and after wed my MIL and SIL lives with us. They dont even contribute any penny for either bills, foods, grocery... almost nothing. We both feed...
    jacquelinepham jacquelinepham 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    I have been married to my wife for almost 10 years but together for 21 years. Our relationship started when we were both young, 21 and 22 years old. I was immature and ended up...
    crzy4mywife crzy4mywife 36-40 2 Responses Nov 11

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    I have been told I have a nice voice that can be calming, and relaxing. I have also been told that my voice can start a girls engines and then get them all revved up only to have...
    avgjoe71 avgjoe71 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 11

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    I am not sure why this bothers people so much. I've been blocked, you probably have been blocked by someone as well at some point. I know I am not everyone's cup of tea, that's...
    Welllaugh Welllaugh 36-40 1 Response Nov 11

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    I get treated badly one way or the other by every man I've been with. My dad asks when I'm going to meet a half decent man and don't I want a half decent man. For some reason I...
    paliglass paliglass 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 12

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    I don't normally do things like this because I like to deal with personal things within the walls of my home. But I am really struggling with this and figured I could get some good...
    dgords dgords 26-30, M Nov 13

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    I have been told I could be a s*x phone operator or that my voice sounds posh. Apparently I have a very seductive, creamy, smooth voice that would be good as a s*x phone operator...
    Lotte1985 Lotte1985 26-30, F 17 Responses Nov 14

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