I Know About Depression

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    Depression Is A Heavy Vice Squeezing The Life Out Of My Body...

    I was diagnosed bi-polar in my 20's. I am 45 now. My case is mild....I don't go on crazy spending sprees when I'm "up" and while I do feel suicidal at times during the "lows"...i usually just feel listless and dull and lifeless. My depressions are usually precipitated by some...
    Cbirdie6 Cbirdie6
    Sep 28, 2011

    I Know How It Feels

    talk about depression - - think how depressed you would be if you went to a doc due to a knee problem and he says you need it replaced. fine lets do it . - - little did he tell me was that he was a quack [i don't mean like a duck] one month later had a problem w/my knee and went...
    footless footless
    66-70, M
    3 Responses Apr 10, 2011

    All To Well

    To say I am familiar with the disease is an understatement. I was diagnosed myself back 15 years ago . . . when I finally was put on an anti-depressant for it . . . though I've had it all my life . My mother has it and my older brother has a severe case of it . . . he prays to...
    maltesemermaid maltesemermaid
    41-45, F
    Jun 2, 2012


    Depression,Know what it's like,Been there,Done that,Had enough,Pulled myself out,I've never looked back.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Sep 28, 2011
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