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I Suffer Anxiety Pangs

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    I'm getting to the point where I need outside help with my inner demons. I don't really want to reach out because of social anxiety and the fact that I hate talking to people face...
    beingbrye beingbrye 22-25, T 4 hrs ago

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    It's tough living with anxiety, not only because the effects of anxiety alone are crippling, but also because people don't understand what it's like. My family doesn't even believe...
    amazingcuzitis amazingcuzitis 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    last night I had a very bad nightmare, I wear elbow supports when in bed which in real life are quite painful as are my elbows, anyways the horrid person I saw in my dream had...
    081275fizz 081275fizz 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 15

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    I told my mum about my social anxiety. I'm not going to school, school is a place full of judgemental *** holes and so is this stupid house ._. I hate home more than I hate school...
    0Worthless0 0Worthless0 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I've self diagnosed and I positive that I suffer from anxiety. When thinking of a series of events my chest tightens up, my heart starts beating fast & I feel trapped. I never want...
    Rosebox Rosebox 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    A lot of people don't know my past story, When I was in 6th grade I was diagnosed with depression, I had severe anxiety and I couldn't handle it. I tried over dosing on pain...
    treya15 treya15 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 4

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    Real up on supplements that would help anxiety and kept seeing B complex. Bought it and have been taking it (almost every day) for about a month now. I have to say my anxiety has...
    danielle1423 danielle1423 22-25, F 6 Responses Nov 15

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    I am nearly 6 weeks pregnant and I suffer terrible anxiety...I have constant dizziness and I do not leave the house ...idarnt even leave the house to go to the doctors for a blood...
    worriedgirl1977 worriedgirl1977 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    I really didn't have a good understanding about anxiety until i experienced it myself, A few years ago i was coming back from a casino with this girl i was friends with and all of...
    mizzdimples mizzdimples 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 18

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    I suffer from obsessive thoughts and images and anxiety. My partner of four years broke up with me and I am completely lost and broken. I am unable to move on because I love him so...
    Rachelfrecklesmarie Rachelfrecklesmarie 26-30, F Nov 19

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    I have been this way since I was 12 Yrs old, due to my parents divorcing and me having to live in 2 other towns at different times. I became suicidal at age 15 and that lasted up...
    psychologicallydamaged psychologicallydamaged 41-45, F 6 days ago

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    Combine it with major depression and you have a classic recipe for disaster. I suppose as far as the condition goes it must be extremely common to suffer both at the same time...
    morea morea 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    For so many years now I have been suffering and its all getting worser and worser. I thought the ones who were close to me were supposed to care for me and support me? They think...
    achorusgirl achorusgirl 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 2

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    I'm up to week 6 of a 12 week social anxiety course. Each session is 2 hours. I am noticing some improvements already. But I wouldn't recommend doing this kind of therapy until you...
    lisadee87 lisadee87 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    I have realized the more I pretend to be ok, never really resolving my issues, never talking things out, stressing and crying when no one is looking no longer just affects me...
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F Nov 11

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    Got an offer, and now I'm dreading the background check. I just don't feel like a very liked person, and have anxiety about my previous employer somehow badmouthing me. I don't...
    squirrelbounce squirrelbounce 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I do , i hate having anxiety people tell me that im crasy and they dont know wat im going thru . They tell me that i dont have symptoms from my anxiety ,
    paola93 paola93 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have been battling this fight of my life since i was around 6-7 years old. Thats when sexual abuse triggered it. I have panic and generalised anxiety. Also depression comes and...
    freespiritone freespiritone 22-25, F Oct 29

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    I rarely meet anyone who understand completely how it feels to have lived a long life with anxiety. My fiance understands and supports me, but he doesn't know exactly how it feels...
    freespiritone freespiritone 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 31

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    Other people don't get it. They don't understand that it just isn't that easy. They don't understand why I don't like to go to crowded places or why I avoid social situations. They...
    Jessica4729 Jessica4729 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 31

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    i hate it so much. i suffer from this, general anxiety and depression. my biggest fear is that its already effecting my new job in retail. each time i get yelled at i feel like a...
    lexik123 lexik123 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 5

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    Part 1 I've been battling over these last 10 years to get up in the mornings and has been sitting with these constant headaches and neck and back pains and it has become worse...
    bfox2608 bfox2608 36-40, M 2 Responses Nov 5

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    I'm having an anxiety attack right now because I have to clean the kitchen. Imagine your kitchen and then imagine the dirtiest its ever been times ten but added to dead insects...
    TheBellaBubbles TheBellaBubbles 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    So I'M In Walmart...... I know, I know....Walmart. But I live in this small town and the next nearest place to buy gloves and hats and scarves and stuff is a hundred and ten...
    JesseLeeJames JesseLeeJames 46-50, M Nov 10

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    Depression, anxiety, and anger can overtake me. The anger is intoxicating, I can feel it radiate through my veins. The depression can be really bad. For years the meds I took...
    mslvr01 mslvr01 46-50, M 3 Responses Nov 13

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    I haven't been on here in a while. My anxiety is really really bad right now. Any help?
    sydneycaroline sydneycaroline 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 14

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    Hi, I've suffered from health anxiety for so long and it's so difficult for people to understand. It seems to go from one thing to another and I'm constantly terrified and have...
    Snowqueenlove Snowqueenlove 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 15

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    Depression due to society. Anxiety due to seroquel.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 15

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    My anxiety is really bad, I'm terrified of being possessed. I know I'm not. Going to be but I'm just scared of losing control
    sydneycaroline sydneycaroline 16-17, F Nov 15

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    Right ppl there must be ppl out there that's tried supplements for anxiety and panic attacks what has ppl tried please share on this subject
    xshilx xshilx 41-45, F 3 Responses Nov 18

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    Im not running anymore, and I'm not going to bury my troubles while pretending they don't exist... I am depressed and I suffer from it every single day. I can't do anything without...
    Suddanlius Suddanlius 22-25, M 5 Responses Nov 19

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    I hate anxiety can anyone help
    sydneycaroline sydneycaroline 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Really bad anxiety, maybe not depression I think that's pushing it. I've got some really great friends who know about my issues but it comes down to the fact that no one can help...
    leah089 leah089 22-25, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have now missed three weeks straight of school. I have missed so much. My science projects needs to be started and done, and tests and exams are soon. Facing all those people...
    maiomeN maiomeN 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Whenever I feel free of them, they come back. Today, I felt incredibly good to start with, which is quite rare. Usually I'm operating at around 90% physically and mentally at best...
    Reallifeperson Reallifeperson 22-25, M 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Hi guys. I'm Jennifer and Im 18 years-old and used to be very happy-go-lucky and in love with life. I was in an depression because my best friend commited suicide. I wont go in...
    JennyVDV JennyVDV 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    This has been the battle of my life. Depression so heavy it feels like someone laid a very wet and large blanket on me. I could be happy as a clam. Then all of the sudden... Wham...
    jonnyfun1 jonnyfun1 31-35, M 3 Responses Oct 28

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    Almost a year since surgery, and almost 4 months since my last lupron shot, still no normal period, still not pregnant. But what I do have is an emotional roller coaster in my head...
    MrsHolly MrsHolly 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    I was in a relationship and it was the best thing ever happened in my life and we broke up about a year ago i suffered a lot losing her killed something inside me so i started...
    samyalhawary samyalhawary 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 2

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    I don't know if it's a strange experience for the average person to see a 6'2" burly rugby player bawling his eyes out in a college lobby, but about 30 some odd people saw that...
    asnplaysrugby asnplaysrugby 22-25, M 7 Responses Nov 5

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    I suffer from eating disorders
    vmia vmia 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 6

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    Everyday is a struggle for me; a struggle to maintain any sort of happiness I can muster, and then hold onto until I rest at the end of the day. Life is so hard to bare now a days...
    Suddanlius Suddanlius 22-25, M 5 Responses Nov 13

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    I searched google for what would come up on fluorescent lights and anxiety, and clicked on the second link. It listed symptoms of derealisation and it hits me that I have it...
    mattcom mattcom 22-25, M Nov 13

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    I'm only 20 and I feel I've been through hell in my life when I was younger I was emotionally and physically abused I've never felt loved or cared for until I met my husband in our...
    mzk94 mzk94 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm not sure how much people will actually read this because it's going to be really long but basically I've struggled with depression my whole life . I'm not looking for attention...
    AlissaCupcakes AlissaCupcakes 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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