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I Refuse to Join the "I Battle Depression" Group

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    ... Oops. lol. Anyway, those of you that refuse to join, good for you. At least good for you, that is, if you don't have to. If you need help, that's why I'm on EP. Cuz I don't have help outside of it. I'm here for those who want someone to talk to, and maybe for those...
    WonderlustKing WonderlustKing 22-25, M Jul 23, 2010

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    Although I Think I Already Did Join

    I do battle depression- most days - and some days seem soooo dark, others, somehow seem ok. I wonder why, sometimes. Why? Why do I wake one morning happy, pleased to be alive, and others......well, you know...............
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M Feb 12, 2013

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    Because It Ain't True

    I am supposed to have bipolar disorder, but I haven't had any real symptoms of mania for about 5 years.  I used to be horribly depressed, so I know what it feels like.  I just don't feel haunted by any memories of that.  I don't buy into the idea that...
    Sage360 Sage360 41-45, F 7 Responses Mar 15, 2010

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    i can remember the day i first experienced severe depression very clearly . i was 10 years old . being mixed race , i did not belong with any group (im latina and filipina) . noone...
    Chulazon Chulazon 31-35, F Aug 20

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    This isn't my story, this is a "rant" you could say. There have been alot of stories about what "real depression" is and what it is not. Teenagers without any "real problems" that...
    JustBreathe4J JustBreathe4J 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 29

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    This is more an answer to somebody asking about alternative things to help depressions besides the meds.. I read the post this morning, and I cannot find the post to reply.. anyway...
    valeMar valeMar 41-45 1 Response Aug 19

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    To Medicate - or Not. I hope my story & experience can help someone else that is struggling with Anxiety and Depression and is worried about taking medication. I think I have...
    ALynn007 ALynn007 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 18

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    I just so want to write down my feelings because I feel so mixed up.i have fibromyalgia,anxiety and depression,Raynaud's disease and an underactive thyroid. I feel like I've given...
    tillytot42 tillytot42 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    Over half of the people who belong to this group, diagnosed their 'depression' themselves.
    dropdeadwilma dropdeadwilma 16-17, F 17 Responses Aug 31

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    I need help. I'm in a really bad situation and have no clue how to handle it. My desire to have friends was so bad that I got involved with someone I should have never given a...
    forestlaw77 forestlaw77 31-35, M 6 Responses Sep 6

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    Anyone know of an online support group for depression? I want to make friends with people who understand what it's like.
    Kayli90 Kayli90 22-25, F 6 Responses Sep 7

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    I don't believe in true love. Never did. Never going to. Why do people keep trying to make me believe in it? What's there to do? Stay so doped up that I can't move to have a shot...
    Oldwounds Oldwounds 18-21, M 7 Responses a week ago

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    I remember when I was in grade 8th it was Halloween. At school people around me were talking about where they should go trick or treat and who should they invite. I never, not even...
    MasonRaell MasonRaell 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 24

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    I have been to the hospital multiple times for suicide attempts, I have self harmed, and I have anxiety/panic attacks a lot, mostly when I'm in big groups of people ._.
    andybiercats andybiercats 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 30

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    I'm incredibly frustrated with everything right now. School sucks, my only two friends are both in a different lunch period and in none of my classes; I feel like everyone I care...
    xAwakeAndUnafraidx xAwakeAndUnafraidx 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 4

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    I try not to dwell on it too much, but I feel very lonely at times, and I feel I don't have many true friends. I have an vaguely empty and lost feelings almost constantly. I feel...
    wonderousgirl wonderousgirl 16-17 2 Responses Sep 7

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    If you are in multiple groups with me and see this my bad but I was sent away from the hospital after telling them I needed help with my bipolar and that's appalling. They said...
    BrokenBrain123 BrokenBrain123 22-25 2 Responses a week ago

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    Went to my first therapist appt at the new place today and my mom was there. Well I want to keep medication as an open option and my mom was basically trying to shut the option...
    lookingtovent lookingtovent 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    And here it hits even harder... I feel like I'm a time bomb just waiting to go off... I can't even stand being in the same room with a group of people. I hear music and I want it...
    lostunit lostunit 26-30, M 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    For the very first time I went to a support group ! It was hard and scary but I did it. I went
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    Last year in August I got extremely sick. So sick that I passed out in a grocery store and ended up in the hospital. They said I was just dehydrated. Gave me some fluids and sent...
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    Well sort of! It's a constant struggle but one that I manage. I have bad days but I also have good days. My official diagnosis is a list so long and overwhelming that if I was...
    lagatta lagatta 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 20

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    I've been feeling depressed and alone since I could remember. I never really had a family I could just sit down and talk to. I had to try and fight all my battles myself as a kid...
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    If anyone else joins this group then you are a LIAR and you should GET OUT NOW!!! I created this group, NONE OF YOU DID! So...DON'T JOIN! :P
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    people join what they join for a reason. no one has to give you an explanation why.
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