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I Suffer From Soft Soft Sensitivity Syndrome Or Misophonia

Soft Sound Sensitivity Syndrome or Misophonia 42 People

    Sound Sensitivity

    I have suffered from misophonia for yrs but thought it was all in my head, drs tried antianxiety pills and ear nose and throat specialists said there was nothing wrong, I have been hiding in bedroom when hubby eats and heaven help me if he has pistachios.. I was so worried that...
    pixieandbear pixieandbear 51-55 1 Response Oct 3, 2011

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    First Time

    Finally. I've found a name for something that has plagued me since I was a child. Since I can remember I absolutely cannot stand the sounds that other people make.. (sucking,smacking,licking,chewing,crunching,breathing,hiccups,'s'sounds, etc.) Growing up I would dread the...
    d3ja3nt3ndu d3ja3nt3ndu 18-21, F Jul 30, 2012

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    I Can't Just "get Over It"

    I am blown away after reading a story in the paper this morning. The article described people...lots of them...who hated the sounds of gum chewing and popping, chewing sounds, feet dragging, taps dripping and my biggest trigger, those annoying snot suckers!!! I have gone up to...
    Glassdogs Glassdogs 41-45 1 Response Sep 25, 2011

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    I Can't Just "get Over It"

    I am blown away after reading a story in the paper this morning. The article described people...lots of them...who hated the sounds of gum chewing and popping, chewing sounds, feet dragging, taps dripping and my biggest trigger, those annoying snot suckers!!! I have gone up to...
    Glassdogs Glassdogs 41-45 1 Response Sep 25, 2011

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    Misophonia has become

    so bad for me I can't eat with my family or be around them very much I have lost a lot of friends because they don't understand why I get mad I end up yelling at people I can't control when my body heats up and my face gets red, my hands even start to shake and I feel disgust...
    SidneyAmber SidneyAmber 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 30, 2014

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    Soft Sound Sensitvity...i Cant Control My Reaction

    my soft sound sensitivty is horrible...im 16 and it prevents me from doing so much...sometimes i feel like my parents hate me, my mom doesnt believe that i have it and yells at me whenever i twitch cause i hear a sound i dont like...i hate it,....sounds like nail biting or...
    hiddenbabe hiddenbabe 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 5, 2011

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    I've always suffered from SSS

    and Misophonia since I was very young. Recently it's gotten very difficult for me. I have been getting over whelmed or over come with feelings and emotions that I can't deal with. It's been very hard for my family. I think my dad is very frustrated with me because I've been...
    Danicakes9 Danicakes9 13-15, F Jul 1, 2014

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    Story Of My Silly Sensitivity

    So here am I. No introductions, or whatever. Thought I'd give it a try and write how I feel. I don't care if anybody likes it or doesn't, but eh... here it goes. Oh and my English is not that good, it's not my native language. So don't hate. Really. So long long time ago, I...
    yourbro yourbro 18-21, M Jul 4, 2012

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    I Am A Missionary. I Live Communally. I Have Misphonia.

    Communal living with Misophonia is a symphony of crunching and wet eating noises It is flatmates coughing so loud that you jump Banging a spoon on a pot (tap tap Tap Tap TEARS) It is the greatest challenge of my life It is the sound of a girl kissing a boy In the silence before...
    girlinthepark girlinthepark 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 16, 2012

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    Love Hate Relationship

    I love my family....I hate the noises they make. I have had Misophonia since about 8 years old. It started with eating noises and gradually more noises became a problem...swallowing slurping teeth brushing mouse clicking typing talking breathing fingers clicking whistling singing...
    sarahbill87 sarahbill87 26-30 2 Responses Apr 27, 2013

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    Misophonic

    Supposed to say soft sound sensitivity syndrome Misophonia basically means hates sounds or noise.  I have been suffering from this since I was young, probably around 6 years old. The noises that bother me are eating noises, slurping, heavy breathing, nail clipping, pen...
    loves2paint loves2paint 31-35, F Jul 28, 2009

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    Splashing Red On My White Canvas

    silver shining,in the lightpressed to fleshso wrongyet so rightmy mental reasoningas clear as mudflowing rubiesdripping bloodrazor glintingsharp and precisemy bad comfortin the darkest nightsblood and tearsbeyond the sight,of my parents,my watchful overseersthe pain makes me...
    hiddenbabe hiddenbabe 18-21, F Sep 7, 2011

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    Life

    My Misophonia pretty much came out of nowhere in the beginning of 6th grade. It was pure torture back then, and still now. Noises like sniffing, coughing, clearing your throat, chewing or popping your gum loudly, eating food noisily, heavy breathing etc, etc. kill me inside. I...
    dancerprancer2008 dancerprancer2008 13-15 1 Response Dec 8, 2010

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    Every since i was very small ive suffered from migraines ! They cause my right eye to swell completly shut and sometimes ive even passed out ! I feel one comming on ... I wouldnt...
    dizzyupthegirl1 dizzyupthegirl1 31-35, F Jan 1

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    Panic attacks and agoraphobia are the worst things ever. This has really hindered my life. . Anyone else suffer from panic attacks? What awful symptoms and after-symptoms do you...
    EmiKuma EmiKuma 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 7

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    Hi I'm In my early 30's and I have suffered from HS since 1997. It started in my armpits in which I had a surgery to remove my sweat glands in 2000. I had no more problems under...
    SocialButterfly1980 SocialButterfly1980 31-35, F Jan 8

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    And its getting worse, I know people are going through the same thing I am but well.... I made my own fantasy world and I go to it every day its mostly involves anime because I...
    pinkkitten100 pinkkitten100 13-15, F 4 Responses Jan 9

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    its terrible to suffer from anxiety and depression....i have social phobia and a huge depression.
    dragonshine dragonshine 22-25, T 2 Responses Jan 14

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    I am tired. I grew up in a disfunctional middle class family. My mother is manic depressive bipolar, and my dad dealt with his problems by working and drinking. I never understood...
    EnglishBrand EnglishBrand 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Not too long ago, I read my first article on maladaptive daydreaming and immediately realized that it was the "quirk" in my brain that I'd never exactly found a fitting term for...
    shemeantyonoharm991 shemeantyonoharm991 22-25, F Jan 1

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    Important notice: Don't take anything of what you read here as medical advice. I'm not a doctor, but simply a person affected by this thing since almost when I was born, so all...
    mat4 mat4 18-21, M Jan 10

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    Hi! I've been married for 16 yrs to a man who has suffered chronic pain for 32yrs of his 44yrs of life. We now have 2 children 8 and almost 5. There are days like today I want to...
    mariahswind mariahswind 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    I live in a share house sort of thing, this random guy moved in and he's incredibly demented. He lives in the room across the hall from me, here it is summer and he sits on his bed...
    whatsnewpussycat whatsnewpussycat 18-21 Dec 30, 2014

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    If I had one wish; I would wish for everyone to have a good life. To not have to worry about paying their next bill, or to go out or stay in, or to deal with any negatively...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 1

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    A time before I was truly depressed, I was worried about depression. I thought I was happy, bubbly, I liked living. Those moments where I would stare in the bathroom mirror with an...
    BridieNM BridieNM 13-15, F Jan 1

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    Last night I was having this really vivid dream. It was night time and I was in a garden by a river and it was snowing. I had a hairless cat and it was either a French Bulldog or a...
    Khaleesi92 Khaleesi92 22-25, F Jan 10

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    Sometimes it’s sad to think about the fact that I have more ‘memories’ of fictional characters I’ve created through daydreaming than I actually do of my own life. I’m not...
    Clenastia Clenastia 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 12

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    Currently in the middle of an episode as of the moment. It is so bad it actually woke me up from the intensity. Everything in my life is **** right now and I feel like the worst...
    CutttieBaby CutttieBaby 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    It's really depressing me. I've had bad acne since I was 12. From 12-14 there were so many pimples on my face that I couldn't count them if I tried. But fortunately, they were only...
    cutexmuffin524 cutexmuffin524 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    The anxiety started when I was like 11 and from there it progressed to depression. I didn't know how to cope with it so when it kept getting worse I then got OCD. The OCD is...
    bregood bregood 13-15, F Dec 31, 2014

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    and through my last 2 years it consumed my life. I have lost everything besides my passion for the restaurant busines. im from south jersey but am honestly just looking to make...
    callmeCheffy callmeCheffy 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 1

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    I find it difficult to go to malls at times, they're so overwhelming. I can't make phone calls, my heart beats so hard and I feel sick and nervous. I also get really nervous when...
    lunazteca lunazteca 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    hello I just feel like posting today bout the fact im still very depressed. I have meds for the depression. I takke them I just dont know why or what's wrong.. I feeel okay most...
    Lookingupalways Lookingupalways 26-30, F Jan 5

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    In 2014 I have been fighting depression. Towards the end of the year I've been healing from it. But through the whole process I've developed social anxiety. I didn't realize how...
    Diamondgirly Diamondgirly 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    When I'm forced to go to town and be around people. I put my headphones in blare my music and pull my beanie down and my hoodie up and walk with my head down. It helps but I know I...
    buggalue00 buggalue00 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    I've had elaborate daydreams and fantasies for as long as I can remember. (I'm 49 now). I instinctively knew it wasn't "normal" and have never told anyone. On the outside, I...
    secretspaces secretspaces 46-50, F Jan 16

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    I really need to talk to someone and just vent. I feel like my depression has completely taken over. I don't feel the same anymore. I use to be so happy, funny, loving and caring...
    ArtisticLife ArtisticLife 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm not sure what to do anymore. My husband has two slipped discs and sciatica and I'm slowly losing patience and compassion for him. We have been married for almost 10 years and...
    freckledlady freckledlady 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I have been depressed off and on since I was 14 and I am now 20. most of the time I have no reason to be so sad. I just get so down and get anxiety. Sadly things like this run in...
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    What's worse, I almost NEVER make the first move when they are online :P
    TheMasterMan1 TheMasterMan1 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 2

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    Joy, joy! I am soooo happy today! Not. Life stinks. I hate depression soooooooooo freaking much.
    DrPepperFanatic97 DrPepperFanatic97 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    Time is such a mean creature..It never lets us to go back and revive our nice moments, it never allows us to go back and change our mistakes for creating a better future..Sometimes...
    SnowCrystall SnowCrystall 26-30, F Dec 29, 2014

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    As a child, back when I had a nightmare every night, I had frequent night terrors. My parents told me I used to sit up in my bed screaming for hours, no facial expression just...
    TealTails TealTails 16-17, F Dec 30, 2014

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