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    My Bipolar Schizoaffective Boyfriend Up & Left To Denver, Colorado

    Well, my bipolar schizoaffective boyfriend, 'Peter' (not his real name) has now left me & gone to Denver, CO, to live life & have me 'eventually' join him. Well, he was locked up in a state mental hospital for 4 mos., 6 mos, 8 mos., between the periods fr: 1981 - 1983. I think...
    BarLee BarLee 46-50 Jul 15, 2012

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    The Worst 5 Days Of My Life

    i just had the worst 5 days of my life nothing but anger and misery i wish these days wouldn't have happend i got scared because it seemed to me like i was putting myself in danger how can one be so angry at the world it made me wonder it all ended with me having an emotional...
    strongwoman101l strongwoman101l 18-21, F May 21, 2013

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    A True Story..inspiring To Me..maybe Sometimes Things Are Really That Simple

    Last year because of some chemical imbalances I spent 72 hours in a behavioral unit at a hospital. I met a young man that was one of the saddest people I have ever seen. He just sat in a corner all day and cried. He had no family and was to be sent to a group home. It became...
    mocking mocking 51-55, F 4 Responses Sep 26, 2012

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    My Sister'S Anger

    I have Bipolar Disorder II. My greatest fear in the world is being put in a mental hospital. I've just always sort of known that one day the police would beat me down. Call me paranoid. Everyone else does. Or did. Until last week. Ok, it was a paramedic. I'm not a psychic...
    crazybunnylady crazybunnylady 41-45, F Mar 29, 2013

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    Chemo And Hearing Voices

    I'm a cancer survivor. :) I had stage 2 cancer. After this I had to go to the psych ward of several occasions. The psych said the chemo may have given me a chemical imbalance in my brain. I don't hear voices, but a voice that torments me day and night. I can't find medicine that...
    missangie missangie 26-30 Aug 20, 2012

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    Admire Yourself

    This is something I read in a book lately and it left a real impression on me. It's very simple, but powerful especially for someone with a low self esteem like me. It just talked about the fact that one should admire himself if he wants others to admire him. It doesn't mean to...
    kirolos1 kirolos1 41-45, M May 11, 2013

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    Denver

    what is going on with these killings?i don't see these killers as insane.as they go to school and work jobs ,pay their bills and function other wise.not insane,mean and very dark.
    southernstar2030 southernstar2030 61-65, F Jul 21, 2012

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    I Am NOT Bipolar

    You see, Bipolar Disorder is a medical condition. I'm a person. But now that you mention it, I do happen to have the medical condition of Bipolar Disorder II. You don't say, "Poor John, I hear he is cancer." I am not Bipolar; I have Bipolar. I will not be reduced to a judged...
    crazybunnylady crazybunnylady 41-45, F Apr 2, 2013

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    I have had a lot of bad experiences being

    diagnosed in the mental health field.
    trust77720 trust77720 36-40, M Nov 18, 2014

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    Related Experiences

    I have been to different sites, chat rooms, and even groups on facebook that are meant to help those with mental health issues such as Depression, anxiety, PTSD etc... Many of...
    Sickoffakes Sickoffakes 36-40, M May 7

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    Hey thanks btw for reading i have thing thing that i dont know what it is, its like im going to this place at night and geting raped Nd i get marks from me and thay message my mate...
    Lasbutterfly Lasbutterfly 16-17, F Apr 27

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    Hey thanks btw i have thing thing that i dont know what it is, its like im going to this place at night and geting raped Nd i get marks from me and thay message my mate but i...
    Lasbutterfly Lasbutterfly 16-17, F Apr 28

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    I hate paying to be asked rhetorical questions that sort out nothing.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616 18-21 May 4

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    I wrote about my experience somewhere... but in any case, here's to us, the Caregivers!
    lilmschirpy lilmschirpy 41-45, F 1 Response May 4

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    To be fair, even people living with mental illness don't understand mental illness. and that's what makes it so hard to pin down and both treat, and understand. there's so much...
    room10101 room10101 26-30, M 3 Responses May 8

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    Truth is I'm. Not well I'm BPD and Bipolar and I'm already under the mental health team I do get help but these people ain't with me 247 I feel like I wanna section / hospitalise...
    blasianalien blasianalien 22-25, F May 10

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    So I've been eating healthy lately.. Watching my calories and an overall balanced diet. But just for badness today I had a chicken taco and some chips. It equated to roughly 600...
    SuumCuique SuumCuique 31-35, F 5 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    Too Cray Cray to Function Sometimes, I wonder what my life would be like if I didn’t have a mental disease. Life is a series of events and decisions, a chain reaction. My chain...
    kiarrafire kiarrafire 18-21, F May 7

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    I'm starting on mending my mind and healing after a breakdown just over a year ago. I've found this journey so far to be a roller coaster with the smiles and feelings of "yes this...
    johnjw johnjw 41-45, M a week ago

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    Why Are Systematic Enzymes Really Helpful for Your Brain? (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4279) For your brain and overall health, your body requires millions of biochemical...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M 3 days ago

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    Stigma I really don't get stigma. It makes no sense to me. When I learnt about racism at school in first grade, I was like "That makes no sense. It'd be like if you treated people...
    kiarrafire kiarrafire 18-21, F 1 Response May 7

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    Does anyone know any ways of ending your life that involve a legal pain free method? I've been in pain 24/7 with flushes and constant symptoms that go crazy all over my body. I...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 10 Responses May 12

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    iphone apps that calm me down/cheer me up..... pacifica: addresses anxiety specifically, free to sign up aquarium live hd, aquarium hd, and pocket penguins: watch fish or...
    kinkystapler kinkystapler 18-21, F May 13

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    Grace Beaman is the President and CEO of the Natural Health Resources Institute, LLC. The main aim of this institute is to create pure organic products that will help people in...
    sarahayeson sarahayeson 26-30, F Apr 29

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    alright, well. no one wants to hear about this in real life, so I'm sure no wants to hear it here either. I kind of want to get what happened at Brynn Marr (mental hospital) and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 27

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    13 Effective but Unusual Health Tips You Should Know (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4261) It’s often said that truth is stranger than fiction, and in the realm of your...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M May 12

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    I wish I never told anyone about my mental illness I only have anxiety and depression, but now that I have a mental illness it feels like there is a stigma that follows me...
    theincarnated1 theincarnated1 26-30 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    im 28 despite what my profile says idk it just seems like people in their mid 30s late 30s 40s they all treat mental illness with the old ''its an excuse'' or ''snap out of it...
    poopmaster1960 poopmaster1960 51-55, M 1 Response Apr 27

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    im 28 despite what my profile says idk it just seems like people in their mid 30s late 30s 40s they all treat mental illness with the old ''its an excuse'' or ''snap out of it...
    poopmaster1960 poopmaster1960 51-55, M 1 Response Apr 27

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    You would always tell me that emotional and mental abuse were never real, that it was always something I was imagining. You would tell me I'm overreacting or throwing a fit all...
    OhNeekaMaraj OhNeekaMaraj 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 28

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    When others judge someone because of their mental illness and call them names, they don't understand that it hurts really badly for that person. In our generation, we have a...
    arcticxcx arcticxcx 13-15, F 1 Response May 8

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    I am beginning to not worry as much about it. I guess you could say I choice not to treat it. I have borderline personality disorder. It ******* sucks because well, I just feel...
    ashless ashless 22-25, F 4 Responses May 13

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    I mean Mental Disorders, there is a difference. One is named Jenna, she is practically my sister. She has a rather severe case of bipolar disorder. She and I know each other from...
    AnonWesker AnonWesker 13-15, M 1 Response May 14

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    How to Actually Make Healthy Choices of Condiments? (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4242) If you are interested in giving your health a bit of boost, you should learn how to...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M Apr 30

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    So I heard a good amount of people who like going to Subway because it's healthy. Yes. In terms and limits it is. Thing is, you need to know what really it is that you're eating...
    Galatziaa Galatziaa 18-21, F 4 Responses May 6

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    I'm gonna be healthy I'm gonna exercise more and eat healthily I fainted today and the nurse said it was because I wasn't eating and when I was I was eating unhealthy food.I'm...
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 3 Responses May 11

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    11 Unusual but Really Remarkably Healthy Living Tips (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4268) Here are some of the seemingly bad habits that are actually great healthy living...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M 2 Responses May 15

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    My besti, my jigarr, my sweet heart is really ill from last 2 weeks now and I need the support of all of you in Praying for her health.....Please take a few seconds and Pray for...
    Pseudo69isback Pseudo69isback 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 27

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    Is Spicy Food Really An Absolutely Healthy Food Choice? (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4246) If you love all things hot and spicy, you may be wondering if all of that spicy...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M May 4

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    Your belly is your healthometer. It tells how fit you're. If it has fats around it, you're surrounded by diabetes, cholesterol, high blood pressure, kidney issues etc. Don't let it...
    dansizzling dansizzling 26-30, M 3 Responses May 10

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    I just want everyone's opinion on this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EYPAxEcZeuw Freelee the Banana Girl and her partner, Durian Rider, have been around for a while already...
    JustSharingMaybe JustSharingMaybe 18-21, F 1 Response May 11

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    I used to be really healthy... Before my depression hit me hard... I used to play hockey. And I played well for like 6 years. Had great stamina! I was a little overweight but I...
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 1 Response May 13

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