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I Take Medication For Mental Handicaps

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    i had severe depression growing up and i am one of the lucky few who beat it but It’s important to remember that it wasn’t solely the right way of thinking that got me out of...
    thesontheheir thesontheheir 26-30, M May 21

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    Don't blame others, turn yourself into a victim, or wait for someone to come and save you . If you want to be happy, take the bull by the horns. Be willing to figure out how you...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F May 11

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    Just an update: A year ago I completely stopped the Benadryl. I was having heart palpations at night and believe that it may have been partially caused by the Benadryl. I now...
    vibrante vibrante 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    How much wold you give me. For one night
    Sluttyruby Sluttyruby 18-21, F 13 Responses May 6

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    And lack thereof. There is more unhappiness than anything else.
    PendulEmPlum PendulEmPlum 18-21, F May 12

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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jupyq1e3Tzc
    rowelllisa72 rowelllisa72 22-25, F May 15

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    How much you men in the UK willing to pay overnight
    rainbowgirl07 rainbowgirl07 18-21, F 1 Response May 19

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    I have to take medication for Bipolar depression type two. I often feel like the medications prevent me from experience any pleasant emotions. I have had to stop working because...
    n266459 n266459 36-40, M 6 days ago

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    I was diagnosed with depression and anxiety. I don't really talk to anyone about it or how it affects me. My family's attitude toward this type of thing is "well what do you have...
    Vaultgirl42 Vaultgirl42 26-30, F 2 Responses May 22

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    My name Douglas dashy from England, Oxford,UK ...HIV has been ongoing in my family for long..I lost both parents to HIV and it is so much pain have not been able to get over.As we...
    Kenned Kenned 18-21, M May 24

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    My name Douglas dashy from England, Oxford,UK ...HIV has been ongoing in my family for long..I lost both parents to HIV and it is so much pain have not been able to get over.As we...
    Kenned Kenned 18-21, M 1 Response May 24

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    My day is surrounded by brilliant sunshine today..as far as the eye can see the sky is a beautiful crystal azure blue. I hear the birds outside my window singing away, so carefree...
    sensualbeauty1 sensualbeauty1 46-50, F 5 Responses May 3

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    I've taken the bullet for countless people, for countless reasons! that's the type of guy I am. do I expect anyone to ever take one for me? no I do not. and I suppose that's OK.
    RyxeRedfern RyxeRedfern 16-17, M 2 Responses May 8

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    One thing that catches me now is that people, most probably influenced by the media, have started hating those who have diverse opinions about sexuality issues. Whenever I even...
    BloodEpiphone BloodEpiphone 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I've taken lamictal for the last 3 years for my mood swings. I just recently found out that lamictal can cause water retention and edema in the face and body. Well, my face has...
    Mulhollandrive Mulhollandrive 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I've taken lamictal for the last 3 years for my mood swings. I just recently found out that lamictal can cause water retention and edema in the face and body. Well, my face has...
    Mulhollandrive Mulhollandrive 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    Helpless to get Help I have a phobia of asking for help. My symptoms include not getting stuff done, spending hours figuring out trivial things, procrastinating, annoying people...
    kiarrafire kiarrafire 18-21, F May 7

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    i am also disabled but you wouldn't know if u met me in the street or if I didn't say anything at all. because here in line the problem there are A LOT of variations of...
    DML2451 DML2451 22-25, M May 8

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    I remember first falling in love with Mustangs when I was 14 and a guy down the street had a 65 convertible that I would go down and talk with him about. He and the car were so...
    bunnigirl bunnigirl 46-50, F May 18

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    I will take you for being you don't be fake I don't go for that
    cayleealderman cayleealderman 18-21, F 1 Response May 25

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    My parents are like children. They don't take responsibility for things they do . They choose instead to blame me . Here's one example . I had put an important paper in a drawer so...
    SoleExecutioner SoleExecutioner 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    It all started my sophomore year of high school. One of the worst years of my life (2006). I drank alcohol and smoked weed for the first time. I lost my virginity. Do I think this...
    KimberlyJoanne KimberlyJoanne 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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    DAY FORTY SEVEN1- went to get more help for my mental illness2- online friends chatted with me3- fell asleep holding my teddy bear and my rosary beads4- Jesus is still carrying me...
    Sorrentina Sorrentina 41-45, F 1 Response 59 mins ago

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    In my group of friends we have this joke going on that I do drugs. I chronically take ADHD medication, have been for like 7 years. Medication like that is practically a soft drug...
    absenceofsound absenceofsound 13-15, F 1 Response May 22

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    I'm just ****** up. I can function relatively well on my medication (antidepressant and mood stabilizer), but if I stop taking it I start going off the deep end. I'm extremely...
    sinsoftheflesh sinsoftheflesh 18-21, F 2 Responses May 18

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    I have been diagnosed bipolar for about six years now....my life has been completely changed by the diagnosis. I am on medication but even still some days I am up and other days I...
    tmurray14 tmurray14 22-25, F 1 Response May 7

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    iphone apps that calm me down/cheer me up..... pacifica: addresses anxiety specifically, free to sign up aquarium live hd, aquarium hd, and pocket penguins: watch fish or...
    kinkystapler kinkystapler 18-21, F May 13

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    Too Cray Cray to Function Sometimes, I wonder what my life would be like if I didn’t have a mental disease. Life is a series of events and decisions, a chain reaction. My chain...
    kiarrafire kiarrafire 18-21, F May 7

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    I make appreciating life lessons a priority. Each day brings something new to be learned, or something old to be reflected upon with a new view. It is up to us to take all things...
    FoolOfATook FoolOfATook 16-17 1 Response May 13

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    I'm don't even know where to start but I have a son who is almost 22 years old. I had him when I was 17. His father and I got married and had 3 more children after him then...
    Momto6kids Momto6kids 36-40, F a week ago

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    It's something people can't see from the outside, so it's not so important in their eyes. If you have a broken leg or something that's clearly visible and people will be...
    Crazycoral84 Crazycoral84 26-30, M 6 Responses May 8

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    About a year ago , I got really drunk after receiving some bad news , I then got it into my head to sleep with a man I did not know without using protection During our encounter...
    babina8 babina8 31-35, F 1 Response May 6

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    To be fair, even people living with mental illness don't understand mental illness. and that's what makes it so hard to pin down and both treat, and understand. there's so much...
    room10101 room10101 26-30, M 3 Responses May 8

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    Aside from anxiety and depression, I also suffer from Dissociative Identity Disorder. As of current, I only know the identification of two of my alternate personalities. The first...
    LittlePrincess24 LittlePrincess24 18-21, F May 10

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    I wish I never told anyone about my mental illness I only have anxiety and depression, but now that I have a mental illness it feels like there is a stigma that follows me...
    theincarnated1 theincarnated1 26-30 6 Responses May 20

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    which i havnt actually taken in over 3 months...no one knows.....shhhhhhh
    ZuckerOaksPilgrim ZuckerOaksPilgrim 18-21, M May 24

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    I thought I was just moody but when these mood swings turned into full blown cycles of happiness and extreme despair I didn't even realize, and now I feel so helpless and...
    p1992s p1992s 22-25 a week ago

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    I started effexor XR about 8 weeks ago. About 5 weeks ago, I had my dose increased to 75 mg. When I first started the medication, I would feel wired and shaky. The wired feeling...
    anxietygirl86 anxietygirl86 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I found this site and have hesitated for months about joining. I have been estranged from my only child. I got married at 20 and had my beautiful daughter. When the abuse in...
    Tiralynn Tiralynn 61-65, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm bipolar. For the last year or so i have been isolating myself. I live for my son, who lies, steals and couldn't think his way out of a paper bag, mind you he's 10. And my...
    MorganOBB MorganOBB 31-35, F 1 Response May 7

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    Being aware of the damage bcoz of the way I were raised sure gave me the choice to not act upon it n let it in latent state. I know that bcoz of my dad I feel undeserving he said...
    candles700 candles700 22-25, F 4 Responses May 13

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