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I Suffer Anxiety Pangs

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    Hello I suffer anxiety and deppresion, had it ever since i was 8. It sucks, and I barely have any friends.. I am 19 male in U.S. I just joined to hopefully meet people on here...
    Lambertt Lambertt 18-21, M Jul 8

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    Hello I suffer anxiety and deppresion, had it ever since i was 8. It sucks, and I barely have any friends.. I am 19 male in U.S. I just joined to hopefully meet people on here...
    Lambertt Lambertt 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    Hello I suffer anxiety and deppresion, had it ever since i was 8. It sucks, and I barely have any friends.. I am 19 male in U.S. I just joined to hopefully meet people on here...
    Lambertt Lambertt 18-21, M Jul 8

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    I suffer from an anxiety disorder and I get panic/anxiety attacks quite frequently. Recently I got asked to go to an exercise class and I was freaking out about going because I was...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 16

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    I haven't been officially diagnosed with this disorder but I am sure that I suffer from it. I suffer from severe anxiety, low self esteem, and chronic depression. My parents...
    Lostintheden Lostintheden 18-21, F Jul 8

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    I have been diagnosed with clinical depression from the age of 15. I guess what got me started was the constant bullying I endured through my school years. At the age of 14, I...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    It's a lot better now, but I will always have a sensitivity that makes me vulnerable to negative emotions. I think it's something some people are born with; my mother is the same...
    belovedsilence belovedsilence 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    I get really embarrassed when I get anxiety or panic attacks in school because the people might think there is something wrong with me. And that sets off more anxiety. I always cry...
    Isismeow1 Isismeow1 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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    I was diagnosed a few years back by a counselor i was seeing with Avoidant personality disorder. After years of struggling to keep and hold onto a job including two failed attempts...
    shinjorai shinjorai 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 15

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    As you can probably guess from the title. I suffer from social anxiety. For years now SA has ruled my life, dictating where I go, who I speak to and what I do; but now, and I...
    SubjectiveXPerfection SubjectiveXPerfection 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    (SORRY IF ITS LONG. I KINDA WROTE A NOVEL HERE LOL) So i rather not go by my first name i'll go by my middle name which is Kayla. I'm 14 and a half and ever since I was in the 6th...
    kaylaa1 kaylaa1 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    In the daylight hours it's anxiety. At night it's depression. Rinse and repeat. I'm so tired of feeling this way. You can't tell depression to **** off. Being "smart" is just...
    gravedancinq gravedancinq 13-15, F Jun 29

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    Every single day I wake up, wanting to be dead. Few reasons why I am still alive and kicking, I have a boyfriend, who I've been with for almost 8 months and is really the only...
    girlinwhite227 girlinwhite227 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    Onehappygirl is the username I chose. They say that you can speak into existence & maybe then I will be happy one day & not just happy for an hour or a day, but for life. I'm so...
    onehappygirl onehappygirl 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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    Whenever I am sad (which is all the time) I feel like I'm worthless and then I start coming up with ideas on how to kill my self. And basically the only reason I'm here is because...
    music5 music5 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    I was riding the bus the other day with my cousin when we witnessed angry old man accusing a young of stealing his phone charger. The young man had no idea why the old man was...
    Mulhollandrive Mulhollandrive 26-30, F Jul 9

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    So I start classes again tomorrow and I can't help but panic over the fact I might not have a single person in any of my classes that I know. I'm freaking out right now and I'm...
    fallout07 fallout07 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    So here I am in a foreign country with no way to escape or have some time on my own. This probably sounds a little weird so let me explain. This year being 21 and officially an...
    21stCenturyEtiquette 21stCenturyEtiquette 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I have an anxiety attack nearly every time I brush my teeth because this one time in my 10th grade global business class we were discussing name brands and why we buy them and my...
    Persephone94 Persephone94 18-21, F Jul 18

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    I've been really depressed lately and my anxiety levels have got really bad, i also seem to be having panic attacks a lot more frequently. I haven't been out the house for about 4...
    Hevss Hevss 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    I have had help and worked on my depression and anxiety this past year. I'm making a lot of progress and feeling a lot happier :)
    faithandfree faithandfree 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I certainly have social anxiety but not to the point that I cannot function socially at all. But each time that I go into a social situation, I do need to mentally prepare myself...
    NerdyGirl78 NerdyGirl78 36-40, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I didn't quite know why I couldn't dare get change from the teenager at the register, or ask a stranger for help in public until about two years ago. I did some research and found...
    thegreatsideshow thegreatsideshow 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I get really angry at people who think it's a fashion statement to state they have a mental disorder i.e social anxiety, depression, self harm and suicidal tendencies (all of which...
    emilythespacecat emilythespacecat 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I didn't really realize I had anxiety until March of this year. I was hospitalized twice this year, January and March, for depression and i began realizing that I had anxiety. My...
    heapograss heapograss 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    We all do to a certain extent I suppose but I seem to have the burden of suffering from it more then most. I'm anxious and I worry more then what is healthy but I am learning to...
    MegsLife MegsLife 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    Anyone else hashimotos symptomatic but normal thyroid levels? If so what symptoms? I have brain fog, confusion, memory issues, tingling head, some sleeping issues, what seems like...
    CoachDanny CoachDanny 41-45, M Jul 16

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    (Part one of many) This isn’t the story I wanted to write. I wanted to write a sci-fi fantasy about a female heroine who overcomes an authoritative eugenically structured...
    Maritmus Maritmus 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    May 2010 I was involved in a car accident on the interstate. It has affected me in every way possible. I had my mom, sister, and brother in the car with me. Now, I suffer from...
    breeze90 breeze90 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I hate life... Anxiety it to much I just feel lost I'm no longer the person I was :( i've lost my friends my family and I'm sick of it!! What I would give for a day of calm!!! My...
    fashionanxiety fashionanxiety 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    I have Borderline Personality Disorder and OCPD, which means I'm super anxious. I find, as time goes on, that my anxiety grows. A few months ago, I moved in with a boyfriend...
    DanicaER DanicaER 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have Anxiety. I started noticing it creeping up my throat before my abortion. After the abortion, I was flooded with rapid heartbeats, fits of anger, and weeks of sadness. I...
    sheesh262 sheesh262 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    Today is July 4th..another holiday spent alone. i spend all holidays alone. people have stopped inviting me over because i always make up an excuse to not go. i get so anxious and...
    welcome2myworld welcome2myworld 41-45, F 5 Responses Jul 4

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    When I was younger my anxiety (and OCD) used to be really bad. Constant crying in class, horrid stomach pains that would send me running to the bathroom, anxiety attacks that made...
    n0ceur n0ceur 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    I didn't realise that I had social anxiety until I took the Liebowitz Social Anxiety test 2 days ago. I scored a 91, saying that I have severe social anxiety. My doctor made me...
    Hazelgrace22 Hazelgrace22 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    I have been in denial about my anxiety for years. I always have been a shy person but I have been trying to come out of my shell more for the past few years. I thought my shyness...
    QuietStorm24 QuietStorm24 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    It is so frustrating to have anxiety. Along with all my other health issues, anxiety and depression are much more debilitating. I would never wish anxiety upon anyone. The question...
    cassidybute cassidybute 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 1

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    On a scale of one to ten, ten being the highest, my anxiety will always remain a 3 or 4. I have chosen to not allow depression and anxiety to take one more day. So I let it come...
    sunny3875 sunny3875 36-40, F Jul 5

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    My social anxiety has gotten worse. I get horrible panic attacks and sometimes I become angry ( not entirely sure why angry but it happens...) I can't even go outside without...
    CaliforniaPsycho CaliforniaPsycho 18-21, F Jul 7

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    It completely dictates my life... Even doing the simplest things will make my anxiety start up, something as simple a bending down to pick up a pencil will cause thoughts like "I...
    BulletForMyBlackVeil BulletForMyBlackVeil 13-15, F Jul 10

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    A message to all parents. Hi. I haven't been diagnosed, not yet but I'm pretty sure I've had it for nearly 4 years now. In the recent years though, my situation has significantly...
    mayhems mayhems 36-40 1 Response Jul 17

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    Oh, joy, having anxiety a few hours before I have to go to work. Why? There isn't a why, there is no reason! >.< I've been to work a gazillion times, yet I'm having anxiety...
    HawaiianPunchz HawaiianPunchz 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    I have struggled with anxiety since I was ten. I have had a lot of ups and downs. I have had points in my life where the anxiety was so bad that it prevented me from going to...
    mairesequin mairesequin 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    About two years ago I used to get anxiety all the time. When I get anxiety I get the feeling like I can't get enough air or I can't fully catch my breath. I just feel really...
    Trueinfinity Trueinfinity 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    You know you love him when a dream of him dying sends you into an anxiety attack...I woke up from a dream of my fiance dying this morning and it felt like there were iron bands...
    MichiganGirl420 MichiganGirl420 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    The think I hate most about anxiety is that it stars as oh just anxiety but the longer you have it it grows in to a disorder! Followed by OCD, agoraphobia and much more
    fashionanxiety fashionanxiety 16-17, F Jul 1

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    I can't stop doing something even for a minute or my heart rate rises and I start bouncing off the walls. I keep dropping hobbies once it becomes easy enough for me to think...
    shootdownthestars shootdownthestars 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 2