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I Suffer From Paranoia

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    Been There.... - i hate  being paranoid.always being watched. people should mind their own buisness. thats how i used to feel. im not as paranoid as before,but i still...
    nomordrgs nomordrgs 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 12, 2008

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    I Constantly Think Im Being Drugged And Get Intense Anxiety When Facing People - Let me start off by saying im a white male from South Africa. I work in a call centre and...
    wierdo34 wierdo34 31-35 Oct 20, 2012

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    What Do You Mean I'M Just Being Paranoid? - When I'm calm (which isn't as often as I'd like), or when I'm happy (not as often as it could be), I can rationalise, and accept that...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 11, 2013

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    Non-Delusional - I'm not quite kooky enough for the delusions, but I suffer from bad paranoia, especially concerning friends and family.   I know you don't like me. I know...
    Tesse Tesse 18-21, F 7 Responses Nov 19, 2008

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    Paranoia is haunting me. People that I've shared this with, they've all asked me to go and see a doctor and that it'll help me ...But I'm afraid to do that, and I don't know why...
    MitchHowdy MitchHowdy 18-21, M Mar 30

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    Are They Talking About Me? - I used to be an everyday ice/meth user, until i started noticing i was having extreme bouts of paranoia, it started out when i was taken to hospital...
    slayer slayer 22-25 Dec 8, 2008

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    I Believe That I Suffer From Paranoia - Hello, I am a new member. I am currently taking counseling sessions because many people, including myself, are worried that I am suffering...
    DukeMocoy DukeMocoy 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 28, 2012

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    I am worried, I am constantly anxious. I feel as though everyone is out to get me, and that they are looking at me as if I am some kinda joke. :/ This is the shittiest feeling...
    simplexminds simplexminds 18-21, F Feb 1

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    Delusional - I am such a paranoid person I think my own mind is out to get me. That my brain creates these fictional stories and beliefs out of nowhere to make me feel crazy. My...
    ZZ00ZZ ZZ00ZZ 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 20, 2012

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    A Fear of Partner Cheating. - I let her go home to her country, after a few weeks away my mind started to imagine A few strange phone calls and a few more calls where i could'nt...
    AdamDavids AdamDavids 26-30 1 Response Aug 31, 2009

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    It Doesn't Really Affect My Life But... - When I sit in a public place, I NEED to have a clear view on the door and having a wall behind me, not people... I am really not safe...
    MadnessInc MadnessInc 18-21 3 Responses May 2, 2012

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    I suffer from depression, anxiety, and I think I suffer from night terrors :/ I was abused most of my life, I stress a lot, and I selfharm :/ I need to know I'm not alone here?
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    I never realized I suffered from this till a short while ago. I just thought every teenager daydreamed. Then I realized I would zone out when my friends would talk to me. I didn't...
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    I've not been diagnosed but agoraphobia is my only explanation. It scares me to know I may be suffering, but I have not stepped outside my house since last year. I don't know how...
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    I suffer from anxiety and borderline personality disorder. I am in treatment and will be in ongoing treatment to learn how to cope with this mental illness and get the help I need...
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    So it's got to that time of night where I feel like a big ball of sadness yet again, it's day in day out...I'm getting tired of feeling like this constantly, I guess most of my...
    leahmusic96 leahmusic96 16-17, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I suffer from Sleep Paralysis and have done for nearly a year now. I can't move at all, I have hallucinations, palpitations, and the feeling of a presence in my room which I can't...
    missmae95 missmae95 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I don't remember how or when I started daydreaming. I just know that it had always been this way. I find it hard to pay attention in class or get my school work done. I often find...
    MsGardevoir MsGardevoir 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    i was diagnosed when i was 22 but began having symptoms at 19. i experience synchronicity all the time. i either believe people can read my mind or that things speak to me through...
    Jerrid36 Jerrid36 36-40, M Mar 31

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    Hopefully I can find someone that is going thru what i'm going thru eventho i don't wish this upon anyone! well i get those palpitations/ flutters for like a year now, recently...
    Migs510 Migs510 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 1

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    I suffer from depression anxiety and self harm. I have been on so many meds, begged for help and I will always be this way. I have always felt this way. I wish I was dead.
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    I do not personally suffer from Night Terrors but I do in a way. My 5 year old son has been experiencing this for as long as he has been dreaming. He wakes up in the night and I...
    PrayingMother PrayingMother 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I suffer from panic attacks regularly. I can't leave my house without panicking about needing the toilet or not feeling well! Its horrible and it's ruining my life. I went to my...
    jackcx jackcx 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    ok.. so basicly i suffer from severe anxiety. so bad that i dont have any friends nor have i had a proper boyfriend or a proper job i get so anxious and nervous around people its...
    pinkglitteress pinkglitteress 22-25, F 21 hrs ago

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    ok.. so basicly i suffer from severe anxiety. so bad that i dont have any friends nor have i had a proper boyfriend or a proper job i get so anxious and nervous around people its...
    pinkglitteress pinkglitteress 22-25, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    Actually we both suffer chronic pain. you might think this would bring us together or we would understand each other. But he says i discount his pain as though it is nothing. I...
    zionpegasus zionpegasus 41-45 Mar 17

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    I am 14 5'2 1/2 and 92lbs. Ive been suffering since November of 2012 but started at a young age. I have gotten bad and is very close to being hospitlized. I have turned myself...
    SecretRocks SecretRocks 13-15, F Mar 24

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    I have suffered since age 16 from endo. I have three young children. During my third pregnancy, things went wrong. The placenta was outside of the uterus. My doctor went into a c...
    CPPDANCER CPPDANCER 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    Hello :) if you're reading this, then you're probably feeling pretty crappy right now, and probably a little confused and angry. Maybe you feel alone, like I once did. Or maybe you...
    xMina97x xMina97x 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    I feel nothing during sex. It's really heartbreaking as I long to feel this beautiful sensation. It's affecting every area of my life. All I need I some support, someone to talk to...
    lashana lashana 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    I'm 21 years old and a virgin. I've already felt embarrassed about this for a couple of years, since for me it feels like friends are not expecting it from me (most of them also...
    Jinxed21 Jinxed21 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I was diagnosed with DDD in 2004. They also found a bulging cervical disk. I was told that I needed a fusion from C3 to C5. I had that done in December of 2004. A month into...
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    I loved a woman. Her name was Gina...a gorgeous, Italian from NY! And she has the most sensual accent ever! Ah! :( We were the perfect soul mates! She was everything I wanted in a...
    closetcasecat closetcasecat 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    i got headaches almost every day and i cant help myself from taking a pill daily and get to sleep most of the time. it get me depressed sometimes when i couldnt finish my work.
    takada takada 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    Anorexia has strangley opened my mind, i don't know if it's good or bad. But I feel so strange, only in my mind. I feel like any day the world is just going to collapse, I have...
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    I can't keep a job for more than a few years. I get really depressed. I have started many things and never finished them unless they apply to my internal daydream. My mom didn't...
    Starjammer Starjammer 41-45, M Mar 24

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    Sometimes ill hear a song from last year.. Its weird it reminds me of when i was happy. Back before i was so horribly insecure. Before waking up was too hard because i am depressed...
    Sorendino1 Sorendino1 16-17, F Mar 26

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    I've been on this site now for a little while and am trying to create a support group for people who are working to cope with chronic pain in their spouse. This site would help...
    JustKeepSinging JustKeepSinging 26-30 Mar 31

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    All Work And No Play - Without any actual online action at all on DA, I pretty much have to resort to go on the forums and not everyone on the forum likes me, some people tend...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M Apr 2

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    I finally got my brain map. It turns out I had a minor traumatic brain injury, however nothing directly explains the daydreaming. The neurologist believes it comes from a...
    gaaradreamer gaaradreamer 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    My neurologist technically gave up on me...she gave me a referral to the headache clinic at the university of Michigan. I go there on the 19th of June... But....in the mean time I...
    kiesterdee6 kiesterdee6 22-25, F Apr 7

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    I had a thing with a guy who is my ex.. But this year we aren't dating I thought we were good Last week he told a girl he loved her and waited a year for her and I talked to him...
    Tiifo Tiifo 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    I knew it was you, I could hear your jumping, tapping the walls, from the other room, your semetry obsesses me, I count the ways you turn on the light, when you enter the room, to...
    lagomorpha lagomorpha 22-25 6 days ago

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    ShattertheMemories ShattertheMemories 13-15, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    Upon realizing my feelings, the more I can feel my heart aches. I just want to run away and then hopefully someone new come along the way and stop the aching. I didn't want to...
    estles estles 18-21, F Mar 18

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    I wake up with a headache and fall asleep with a headache. My life revolves around my damn headaches.
    Madii144 Madii144 18-21 Mar 20

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    The most difficult thing to go through because not everyone understands
    meghankatherine meghankatherine 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F Mar 21

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    Today was horrible. my family has been in town visiting and im sharing a room with one of them. I walked into my room after a long day of work, and it was a mess! Everything was...
    crunchatizamecaptin crunchatizamecaptin 18-21, F Mar 21

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    Hi there, would just like to know a few things!!! I have gerd and a 2cm hiatus hernia.... Do any of you get painfull stomach cramps? In the centre and to the left hand side by the...
    mrsdrof mrsdrof 26-30, F Mar 22