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I Suffer From Soft Soft Sensitivity Syndrome Or Misophonia

Soft Sound Sensitivity Syndrome or Misophonia 43 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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'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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    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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    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 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 30, 2014

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    Ever since i was about 11 i have suffered from depression and anxiety. For years i suffered in silence until one day it became too much and thought about suicide and almost went...
    yvette20 yvette20 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I remember thinking I was so depressed or sad all the time a couple years ago... Little did I know that I wasn't even close to the worst of it. Now, I suffer from sleeping too much...
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    Hi everyone I suffer from fibrfibromyalgia and a lot of other health problems and don't understand why I have NO family or friends support I fell so loanly 😭
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    I've daydreamed as long as I can remember. I've recently told my wife about it but she's been the only person I've ever talked about it with. I'm not entirely sure all the ways it...
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    I've daydreamed as long as I can remember. I've recently told my wife about it but she's been the only person I've ever talked about it with. I'm not entirely sure all the ways it...
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    I just realized few days ago that what I have been suffering from for years has a name ,I have been experiencing the symptoms since I was 5 I didn't know what exactly it is but it...
    NouraAh NouraAh 26-30, F 2 Responses May 12

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    Firstly, i'm really sorry about my english:PIt's just that i had to google it my symptoms and it led me here, it really feels home:) I'm happy that i'm not the only one who...
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    I wish there was an easy way to end my suffering. I often wonder what I've done to deserve to always suffer. I'm tired of the pain. The physical pain, the mental pain and the...
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    when i was 14 years old i thought i had it all, thought my life was perfect, had good friends an good boyfriend an everything. I got in the wrong friendship with someone who lied...
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    I feel sometimes uncomfortable around some people. If im nervous around people, i try to make myself calm and normal, but it didnt work. Im so nervous that i just want to run away...
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    bluezy261175 bluezy261175 36-40, M 2 Responses May 11

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    Rajieta Rajieta 22-25, F 2 Responses May 13

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    I have severe chronic pain in both feet, ankles and hips. I am 21. I had 5 surgeries on my feet between the ages of 15-16. I never fully recovered and I suffer daily.
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    I'm not very good at opening up to others but in hopes to make a new friend, here I am. I'm a weird individual. I think so, anyway. I don't have a lot of real friends but I guess...
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    Hi, I'm a 21 year old medical student living abroad, I was diagnosed with bipolar nearly 3 years ago, and before that I struggled a lot. I let it get quite far before my family...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F Apr 26

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    Am a 23 year old male in college and i struggle with shyness.social anxiety and depression.this led to another problem of isolation and anger.The anger mostly stems from not being...
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    I don't know what to do anymore I'm sinking more and more each day I'm isolating myself more I'm drowning myself in music yet I don't cut I crave the feeling of blood dripping out...
    neonpinkcupcakelover neonpinkcupcakelover 16-17, F Apr 28

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    I just discovered this today. and I absolutely cannot believe that other people do this. I have been going this from as long as I can remember starting in childhood. I was always a...
    26telly 26telly 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 30

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    This is very hard to post and admit, but I think this is something that I have experienced since very young. I am six years younger than my brother and sister, and as a VERY...
    edgarkitty edgarkitty 36-40, F 1 Response May 1

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    I have a hard time explaining this. so be ready. I've been a Maladaptive Daydreamer since I was about... 9 or 10. I went through a lot of trauma when I was young, and it left a...
    fallenangel0421 fallenangel0421 13-15, F 2 Responses May 3

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    I’m really hoping some of you can offer me some much needed support and guidance as I’m young, confused and heartbroken. Where do I start? I started my job coming up to 2...
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    And what a ***** it is that paranoid feeling of everyone is looking at you. You can't breath You got a constant lump in your throat, Hoping no one gives you Eye contact or sits...
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    Down the road, my life goes on .Dreams of death ,are ever real. Thoughts of life, lost all hope. Falling down to the grave. To thoughts like this i am a slave. From my mind i...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 9

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