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I Suffer From Depresion

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 63 People

    Gummybears2010 Gummybears2010 13-15, F Oct 6, 2014

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    I've been struggling the last couple of days

    but I'm determined to turn things around. Today I will practice mindfulness and stay focused on the present.
    Sweetdaisymae Sweetdaisymae 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 29

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    My husband. Just relapsed.

    I caught him. Then he lied to my face trying to say he wasn't, when I saw it with my own eyes! He's ridiculous! I was very calm about it, he kind of confessed but not really. He's really sad now. Even though I was super calm-I am screaming inside!!! Screaming hard! Shaking! I...
    wheelsxoxo wheelsxoxo 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 16, 2014

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    Traviesaal Traviesaal 18-21, F Jul 8, 2014

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    Depression: Spiralling Down

    I too suffer from depression. Male, living alone, separated. My doctor put me on an antidepressant but it's not working. Last year was a good year. This year: terrible. Drama. Girlfriend left me. Other woman I really wanted left my life forever. Clients left - I am self-employed...
    ontariomichael ontariomichael 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 11, 2012

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    I have had undiagnosed depression

    for 5 years I can't remember what happy is.
    Traviesaal Traviesaal 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 1, 2014

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    I'm captured by sorrow,

    a hostage to misery
    ibelong2some1 ibelong2some1 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2013

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    Goddamnit. I did so good on New Year's Eve And

    some of yesterday and now all day today i haven't eaten and my family went bowling with a bunch of friends and my dad walks in to the bowling place (he was late) and asks me "what's wrong?" I totally break down run outside and cry and punch the wall until my knuckles bled. I...
    Lilly628 Lilly628 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    I just find myself alone in my room way too many times. First I was mad at my mom, but now I'm not as upset with her but I prefer to be in my room and just isolate myself from my...
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    I don't know where Uwais has gone but I do know he took me with it. I feel as though I've dissappeared even though I can be seen. You've taken my soul with you. My breath feels...
    passingby123 passingby123 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 24

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    Last year was probably the worst when I didn't even have a clue what they were - I had an inkling but I didn't want to add on another issue I had to deal with. They felt like...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    Ever since I left high schooland sadly became a pill addict, I've developed this sense that I will always be overweight. I'm terrified to gain a pound. It started with me running...
    HollyMaria954 HollyMaria954 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    brokenangel14 brokenangel14 13-15, F Aug 20

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    Major depression, moderate anxiety and schizophrenia have affected my life since I was age six. I recently started a tumblr blog writing about how coping and suffering with these...
    CelticBoxingGuy CelticBoxingGuy 41-45, M Aug 19

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    Don't worry about changing other people's opinions about you. (Photo with quote attached)
    LoveIsWithinYou LoveIsWithinYou 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 19

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    All I can say is Almotriptan.
    vocaleyes vocaleyes 56-60, F Aug 19

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    I have been suffering from depression for quite some time, months or more. Pain has a lot to do with it, but so does circumstance. I am continually tired, and unable to function...
    Glennr67 Glennr67 46-50, M Aug 19

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    Just found out he was definitely seeing someone else while he was still sleeping with me. I'd like to throw up but he's not really worth that kind of a reaction. I haven't spoken...
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 4 Responses Aug 19

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    brokenangel14 brokenangel14 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    lonely4560 lonely4560 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    I don't feel well....sick sick sick
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 Aug 17

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    I finally found out what to call what I do. I get obsessed with characters from movies books or made up ones and make stories around them all. Usually I rock back and forth while...
    pianokat pianokat 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    ! http://www.bodyenlightenment.me/blog/2011/07/raw-garlic-mother-natures-antibacterial/
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 Aug 16

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    My MN mother abused my cats to assert her power over me & to feed off my pain, helplessness and terror. I always felt so guilty that I couldn't protect them from her that I never...
    wowodeals wowodeals 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 16

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    Yes I am but its the hand I was delt and im trying to learn to cope with such. Maybe in time ill get over with honest person by my side. Who knows Bottom line this **** sucks and...
    Averageguy41011 Averageguy41011 41-45, M Aug 15

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    Anger is not something to be ashamed of. Anger is a natural response to injustice and can help break the cycle of abuse. Anger is a crucial part of recovery. Two weeks ago on 7/31...
    wowodeals wowodeals 26-30, F Aug 15

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    Diagnosed with it but they feed me meds that lead me to ICU or suicide I battle depression till this day I gave up on doctors, Id rather be safe and live then take some crazy...
    Averageguy41011 Averageguy41011 41-45, M Aug 14

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    Sooo as i started to fall asleep on my couch, i kept hearing the tv playing, so i kept waking up and checking, but sure enough it was off so eventually i just kinda listened to the...
    WooTang710 WooTang710 26-30, F Aug 14

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    My usual day is a 4/6 on the pain scale. Today is a 9. I'm in so much pain :(
    xxalicerosexx xxalicerosexx 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 14

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    Some days are worse than others. I have severe pain mostly from my neck down to my lower back. The pain also occurs in my arms and legs. It feels like electricity running through...
    TheQuirkyQuasar TheQuirkyQuasar 26-30, M Aug 13

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    I was just scrolling down my Facebook wall when I saw a tumblr post about MD, I had never heard about it before. Then I realised I have this! I quickly researched it nad holy crap...
    DanaJuliana DanaJuliana 22-25, F Aug 13

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    One of the symptoms people have noticed in me is that I have lost the 'sparkle' in my eyes. I can't say I've noticed it in myself, but others have. I get a glassy haze when I zone...
    PrettyLes PrettyLes 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    There are so many things I daydream about. Most of the thought are about me hanging out with different celebrities. Sometimes I hang out with fictional characters or characters I...
    IndecisiveDoeEyes IndecisiveDoeEyes 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 12

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