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I Suffer From Soft Soft Sensitivity Syndrome Or Misophonia

Soft Sound Sensitivity Syndrome or Misophonia 38 People

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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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'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

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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

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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 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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    Cfil26 Cfil26 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    I have a rare disorder called Loeyz-Dietz syndrome in a bad form. 28 surgeries. 3 open heart. Another coming soon. I can walk and appear mostly normal, but I suffer minimum 8/10...
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    My husband suffers from chronic wide spread nerve pain. He has been diagnosed with small fiber neuropathy, fibromyalgia, and myofacial pain syndrome. The best way to describe what...
    overwhelmedandexhausted overwhelmedandexhausted 26-30, F Jul 16

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    Almost 2 years ago in August I went to bed normally and woke up with a broken face in the middle of the night. It's hard for me to think about it so that's all I'm going to say...
    jentile jentile 16-17, F Jun 29

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    (SORRY IF ITS LONG. I KINDA WROTE A NOVEL HERE LOL) So i rather not go by my first name i'll go by my middle name which is Kayla. I'm 14 and a half and ever since I was in the 6th...
    kaylaa1 kaylaa1 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    it all started in the 7th grade. I was not a very popular person. At the begging of the year I met a boy named noah he was my locker neighbor and I didn't really know him before I...
    wothlessdreamer14 wothlessdreamer14 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    When I was younger up to when I was about maybe 14, I suffered from sleep paralysis. I always knew it was coming because before the attack my entire body had a pins and needles...
    Xander8905 Xander8905 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 13

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    I was diagnosed a few years back by a counselor i was seeing with Avoidant personality disorder. After years of struggling to keep and hold onto a job including two failed attempts...
    shinjorai shinjorai 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 15

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    This doesn't happen as much anymore. It has recently become less. I would have days where it would happen every night... The room is dark and all of a sudden you can't move. It...
    linda8a linda8a 22-25, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    ~*~ I am "re-posting" this, from something I wrote a friend. ~*~ So many folks don't know about this & it's a shame. ( Plz, keep N mind - different things work 4 different folks...
    JusDifferent JusDifferent 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have been diagnosed with clinical depression from the age of 15. I guess what got me started was the constant bullying I endured through my school years. At the age of 14, I...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    I have been having a particularly hard weekend dealing with the loneliness of living with a spouse with chronic pain so I searched the web and found this site. As I read some of...
    hispainismypain hispainismypain 61-65, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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    Frankly, I don't think I'm really "suffering." I love my daydreams, and they help me deal with my life that I am definitely not enjoying. So far I don't think it's really affected...
    rushmoer rushmoer 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    Hello I suffer anxiety and deppresion, had it ever since i was 8. It sucks, and I barely have any friends.. I am 19 male in U.S. I just joined to hopefully meet people on here...
    Lambertt Lambertt 18-21, M Jul 8

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    I don't know if I'm suffering arachnophobia.. I know I'm terrified of spiders so bad that when I see one I can't move and I start to shake and hard to breath... I don't know
    Escapinginsanity Escapinginsanity 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Okay, I've daydreamed for as long as I can remember. So probably since I was like 5 or somewhere around that age. I always have daydreamed more than the average person but it didn...
    thoseinsomniacnights thoseinsomniacnights 13-15, F Jul 6

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    It's been pretty easy to cope with for a very long time, thanks to the fact that I stopped self-medicating years ago! But lately, it's been harder and harder to even think I'm a...
    TtotheD TtotheD 56-60, M Jul 18

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    I've only recently found out what was wrong with me, and it feels like a huge weight has been lifted from my life that there are other people who do this as much as I do. However...
    quilladin quilladin 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    I can't even tell if it's unrequited love ,I've been in love with this girls for about 7 months I think or something like that and the two of us have grown really close The...
    Life8227 Life8227 16-17, F Jul 3

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    I've been seeing a therapist for just over a month now. I hate talking about sex, it makes me very uncomfortable, but after being with my partner for over 7 years I know that I can...
    ajsmith24 ajsmith24 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    I didn't even know something as 'Maladaptive Daydreaming' even existed! It started out when I was about 12 (I'm 14 now) and it wasn't very often and didn't last long but as days...
    MariaSophia13 MariaSophia13 13-15, F Jul 5

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    The pain is like a knife, piercing all the way through, burning and melting like magma away inside of me, I just want it to go away! It's spreads like poison... Sometimes, I'm...
    Mimi94x Mimi94x 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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    Another Xanax to start my night off at work. I promise there will be a day that comes where I won't need this to keep me from panicking.
    BrittanyErin BrittanyErin 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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    Bipolar depression is 25% worse than unipolar depression. That is a powerful medical truth. Any depression layered with suicidal ideation and lethargy and unending sadness is not...
    wiseprotector wiseprotector 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    I think this stems from when I was really young. The ages between 2-5. I didn't really live near many children, so I usually just played with my toys by myself. I was told I was...
    Sarahlee566 Sarahlee566 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    More and more I come to the conclusion that anger is the most useless of emotions. It corrupts our actions and corrodes our hearts. Anger breeds hatred and should be cast aside as...
    Lemartes Lemartes 31-35, M Jul 18

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    Since I was six years old. It's gotten better over the years, when I used to get it it was so bad I would go into shock and pass out because it was stemming from abuse. I have...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I've realised that my anger was the reaction to and not the cause of whatever was bothering me. I find it more easy to identify when this is happening, and I try to stop myself...
    mypath43 mypath43 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I just found this site. Every story I read sounds like my own. My wife is the love of my life. My everything. The past two years I have seen her go from an amazingly passionate and...
    dempag dempag 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 20

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    One time I had a night terror, and it all seemed so realistic. I was walking towards the kitchen and stopped at by the dining table because my friend Nicolle was sitting there so I...
    rangek rangek 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    i have an incurable OCD that my psychologist and psychiatrist say will last forever i am on the highest dose of drugs you can take legally (zoloft) and i have gone threw more...
    Simple666 Simple666 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I didn't quite know why I couldn't dare get change from the teenager at the register, or ask a stranger for help in public until about two years ago. I did some research and found...
    thegreatsideshow thegreatsideshow 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    This is so crazy to me..I never knew this was a thing but I've had it my whole life. I had a particularly terrifying episode 2 nights ago and it effected me the whole day so I...
    nikkny nikkny 22-25, F 4 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    The meds are too expensive for me. :( I have no one to talk to about it. How do you get it under control?
    KittyMask KittyMask 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 29

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    In the daylight hours it's anxiety. At night it's depression. Rinse and repeat. I'm so tired of feeling this way. You can't tell depression to **** off. Being "smart" is just...
    gravedancinq gravedancinq 13-15, F Jun 29

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