I M Tired of All the Health Problems I Have

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 86 People

    I Have Had So Many Health Issues, Is There A Bigger Problem?

    My name is Alicia and I am a 22 year old female from Canada. Ever since I was a young girl, I was having issues with my health. When I was in Jr. high school, I had chronic strep throat, then mono. High school I was constantly ill with the flu and I developed a cyst on my ovary...
    acw1990 acw1990
    22-25
    Jun 4, 2013

    I'm in high school and miss at least 20% school

    days per year. All of the school work has caused my anxiety to spiral out of control. My friends try to support me but none of them can understand the anxiety and depression that my sickness has caused.
    afftertor afftertor
    16-17, F
    Dec 1, 2013

    OK. I'm 32. I'm diabetic,

    pcos,pseudotumor cerebri,asthma,bipolar,manic depressive,post traumatic stress,ibs,pigeon toed,heel spurs,appendectomy,lump on the right side of my head. And I'm on no meds. One day I guess I just gave up but know my health is getting very bad. I just don't have the strength to...
    Shireckadurham Shireckadurham
    31-35, F
    Oct 30, 2015

    I have an open bite and every day I feel like

    its getting worse. I feel severe discomfort with how crooked my teeth are. I feel anxiety and self-conscious and hate myself because I'm not as pretty as other women my age, or younger, or period. My speech is affected too. My teeth are HORRIBLY crooked and I feel hopeless about...
    honeychuckles honeychuckles
    26-30, F
    Dec 8, 2015

    Health Problems

    Health problems,Nothing’s worse,Had enough,Wish it’d end,Wanna move on,Pissed off,Can’t,Bloody health problems,When's it gonna end?
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Feb 14, 2012

    When Will It Ever End???!!!

    In and out of hospitals and yet nothing is ever almost done. You do one surgery and a month later your doing another one. Everytime they say it's almost over, something new comes up which means, more surgeries and probably another year added to this torture. when will it end I...
    SerenityDolphins SerenityDolphins
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jul 29, 2008

    I Want to Wake Up and Feel the Joy of Living!

    I know there are so many depressing stories on here, and i dont want to add another one.  I'm just here to give you a change to know a little about me.  I have had health problems since childhood.  Most noticibly is Scleroderma.  A very rare skin condition...
    justANNIE justANNIE
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jun 19, 2008

    YAY

    ALL these trips to the doctors, and nothing accomplished.  There are many lesions in my brain, and no answers. Living life has become extremely difficult.  Although I know I have MS, doctors are reluctant to tell me so. I continue to decline in health. Its ok...
    Neveah Neveah
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jun 20, 2008

    Has anyone gotten IV saline therapy

    for POTS or other health issues??? Has it helped??
    december789 december789
    18-21, F
    Oct 22, 2014

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    Apr 21
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    18-21, F
    Apr 21
    It does have its problems, but every religion does; that does not mean I will reject God because of it. I love HIM despite the stupid problems of the church.
    moondiva moondiva
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 19
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    HeadInTheCloudz HeadInTheCloudz
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    1 Response Apr 19
    I’m posting this hoping for feedback from a third party. I’ve been told by friends that my boyfriend is abusing me emotionally. - He only supports what I do if he likes it...
    LoreleiLoch LoreleiLoch
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    Apr 19
    I am so tired . I am so tired of putting up this mask, pretending to be happy .The pain is just to much and pretending like I am fine is not helping me anymore . I just want...
    undeterminedd undeterminedd
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    1 Response Apr 19
    I'm not really in the greatest of moods today. I think it's due to what I came home to. My living arrangements aren't the most ideal but it will do for now. I cannot stand over...
    UnicornsOfHope UnicornsOfHope
    26-30
    Apr 17
    14 April 2016 - 4pm: I came in from the garden (sawing through 2" hazelnut branch - which has probably been the trigger in my case) and said I was confused, asking what day of the...
    md2399 md2399
    61-65, F
    Apr 17
    We become plan B or second best when we allow our partner to treat us this way! *sigh* :( I'm tired of being second best...tired of not being first! Is it wrong for me to feel this...
    angelpumpkin36 angelpumpkin36
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
    I used this site a while ago when I was in a really desperate place, I met some nice people and I had a few conversations with one or two of them, then I just didn't log back into...
    JohannStrauss JohannStrauss
    18-21, M
    Apr 15
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    Angel1ne Angel1ne
    13-15, F
    Apr 15
    I just wanted to thank EP and everyone on this site! After moving a couple of thousand miles to take care of my 90 y.o. parents who were in bad health( who have since passed away...
    Golondrinas Golondrinas
    56-60, M
    Apr 14
    So I met this guy he's my age. We talked for a while and eventually I gave him my phone number. He called me late at night, well basically early morning, at 1:00 a.m. We talked for...
    ExpressingLife ExpressingLife
    13-15, F
    4 Responses Apr 14
    So, a lot of you are wondering what really happened with me and Bon...my maths teacher. Its simple. Nothing. Its been months since I started to have feelings for him, and to say it...
    Cizzy Cizzy
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    Apr 14
    I struggle day to day to not do it. I would go to my family, but I know what theyre gonna say. I would go to my friends, but I don't want to bother them, they might have more...
    CrazyfatCatLady CrazyfatCatLady
    18-21, F
    Apr 14
    tonight i feel the heavy feeling that make my heart sweats to tears...because i miss my life that make me grow as a person today...i know i can have that back..just a second,minute...
    IqbalStyles IqbalStyles
    18-21, M
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    kpitup kpitup
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    1 Response Apr 13
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    kpitup kpitup
    56-60, F
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    TNTandCHOCOLATE TNTandCHOCOLATE
    31-35
    2 Responses Apr 12
    And it's preventing me from entering/maintaining healthy relationships! I've been talking to a female online for several weeks. Things seemed to be going well until I naturally...
    TheAnesthetic TheAnesthetic
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 12
    Im currently 24 years old, Ive been suffering with HS since I was 16, didn't get diagnosed till last year in October & went ahead and got surgery under my arms late November due to...
    HelenPaola HelenPaola
    22-25, F
    Apr 12
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    IntenseCookie IntenseCookie
    18-21, F
    9 Responses Apr 12
    I am tired of people in my life putting me last. I'm not talking about all of my family and I am mostly talking about my friends. I am so messed up that I push people away. It's so...
    sillysweetgirl9 sillysweetgirl9
    18-21, F
    Apr 11
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    SyazKhan SyazKhan
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 10
    My parents divorced in 2015. My senior year of HS. It's left me so emotionally messed up. My parents are tearing me apart. The stress they put me under has caused health problems...
    YoSavvyGirl YoSavvyGirl
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 10
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    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 10
    I suppose this is where I can speak freely, not revealing my identity. Honestly, writing about my life, a stupid, sob story, I feel skeptical about it. Not knowing if anyone cares...
    Aselfconsciousturtle Aselfconsciousturtle
    13-15, F
    Apr 10
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    cmom96 cmom96
    18-21, F
    Apr 9
    I don´t know why but in the last days I am so extremely tired that I could sleep nonstop, and my dizziness makes me to wish never to stand up from bed. But there´s no way out: If...
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 9
    FOR THE LOVE OF GOD I CANNOT JUST FIX MY EATING DISORDER I FKING CAN'T IF I TOLD SOMEONE TO JUST STOP BEING DEPRESSED OR JUST STOP HAVING ANXIETY ATTACKS I WOULD BE A FKING A...
    Indigo27 Indigo27
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 8
    I have so much to say. But I'm lost for words. I'm thinking so much that if ask me to pen it down, I'll take a whole day to finish. I don't know where should I start. Holidays...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 8
    Youthful adding factors, people 20-age forty may require some type of special consideration. Consider it. They have always was a pc and they are completely more comfortable with...
    vagarland65 vagarland65
    36-40, M
    Apr 8
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    mark01981 mark01981
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    1 Response Apr 8
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    18776J 18776J
    41-45, F
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    Redstar86 Redstar86
    26-30, M
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    Move4Word Move4Word
    46-50, M
    Apr 7
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    Abi936 Abi936
    22-25, M
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    kchristine7 kchristine7
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    Taynkbot Taynkbot
    18-21, M
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    samantha924 samantha924
    16-17, F
    Apr 3
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    Orangerocket Orangerocket
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 3
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    DaydreamingSleepwalker DaydreamingSleepwalker
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 2
    Ok... this is me right now. The day after my 27th wedding anniversary. Sitting in a chair Alone. Again. I asked my husband if he wanted Chili for dinner. His response..."Sure...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Apr 2
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    DexieAnderson DexieAnderson
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 2
    I see a lot of groups about against child abuse and I'm with that 100%. I see so many posts where a child lives in fear from their parents. Verbal abuse is the worse.But what if it...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 1
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    22-25
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