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I Have Terrible Depression When Its My Time of the Month

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    Every month, two weeks

    before my period I become extremely depressed. I cry uncontrollably and feel hopeless, I feel like everyone would be happier if I were gone and I start fights with my husband about any small thing, it usually ends with me talking about dying and how my life has no meaning...
    Andy6768 Andy6768 26-30, F Mar 27, 2014

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    annirawrmuffin annirawrmuffin 18-21, F Mar 28, 2014

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    Some Advice Needed Please..

    Hi, am contacting you out of desperation, I have a friend aged mid 40's who is an alcoholic. She can control it most times of the month except whenever she has, and leading up to, her period. It is now at the stage where her children are locking her in her bedroom to try and...
    bmalone1 bmalone1 31-35, M Oct 27, 2009

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    It Is the Worst....

    My depression is the worst when its my time of the month, and everyone knows that. Everyone tries to be careful around me, when its my time of the month, because they know how emotional I am. I don't know why I am like this, but it always happenes.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 14, 2009

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    Some Advice Needed Please..

    Hi, am contacting you out of desperation, I have a friend aged mid 40's who is an alcoholic. She can control it most times of the month except whenever she has, and leading up to, her period. It is now at the stage where her children are locking her in her bedroom to try and...
    bmalone1 bmalone1 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 27, 2009

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    when its my time of the month, I become more emotional, more vulurnable, and more depressed than ever...when its my time of the month. i want to feel more Loved than anything else. its terrible, im like an emotional bomb waiting to go off when its that time of the month...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 17, 2009

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    ~ Which Is Right Now! Joy! ~

                 ~ I get so down on myself, feeling like a failure. I can't do anything right & really, why do I even try? I get to the point where I doubt everyone in my life. Doubt their feelings for me, & know deep...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 12, 2009

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    Lol Im Embarrased To Join This Group Lol

    But I think all girls get depressed around 'that time' lol
    PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 24, 2012

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