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I Take Medication For Mental Handicaps

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    It's supposed to make me happy but it makes me feel sad... It makes me neutral, emotionless, then when I make the realization I don't get happy I feel... Sad. After years of...
    RacadaTheQueen RacadaTheQueen 13-15, F Jul 7

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    Probably the best thing I have ever done, I have so much confidence, no fear, no stress, I am all that is man, and I am on anti-depressants. I am no longer that scared, nervous...
    Kaptinkrunch Kaptinkrunch 18-21, M Jul 14

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    So I started taking it about a week ago, don't know if it kicked in yet but I've been feeling calm lately. I've had bad days but I haven't been down yet or went in to a fit of rage...
    londepV londepV 22-25, F Jul 3

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    The people of Palestine are not animals. For 70 years, everyday! Palestinians being murdered, women being raped! Enough is enough. This is extremely frustrating! As a Palestinian...
    moonii moonii 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 10

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    so i have really bad troubles with sleeping and i can never seem to get myself to sleep unless i take something so my parents are completely anti meds people they say that...
    idkhby idkhby 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I would not take my friends for granted nor allow myself to be so.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    “Recent events in the Palestinian Occupied Territories are exposing the apartheid regime for what it is. We are currently seeing mainstream news agencies just beginning to...
    moonii moonii 18-21, F Jul 12

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    RABBI SHMULEY BOTEACH SAYS MUSLIMS SAVED JEWShttp://thedeenshow.com/watch/2844/rabbi-shmuley-boteach-says-muslims-saved-jewsMuslims and Jews: a historical perspective that reveals...
    moonii moonii 18-21, F Jul 12

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    It really makes me mad to hear people making excuses for themselves. I hate it, the world would be a better place if people would just stop trying to find an excuse and instead...
    FutureVal FutureVal 16-17, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Has anyone had seizures from Wellbutrin or zyprexa or a combination of the two?
    kiragirl79 kiragirl79 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    Latest update on Gaza: 90 Palestinians killed and over 700 wounded in the past 72 hours.Look at these Israeli scum!!! Watching and celebrating whilst bombs drop on Gaza!!! Why...
    moonii moonii 18-21, F Jul 12

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    Iv been on medication for my bipolar for about 2 years now and have put on a lot of weight. I do feel like I am not me in many ways, I know that I have lost myself through the...
    Gentleandlovingsoul Gentleandlovingsoul 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    Body Dysmorphic Disorder - July 30, 2014- I recently heard of this on a television show. I never truly understood this friend's feelings until I learned more of this disorder. To...
    JustaMann JustaMann 41-45, M 1 day ago

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    I'm on meds for mental illness
    Matchitehew Matchitehew 18-21, M Jul 18

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    I have about 7 mental disorders. I have bipolar, schizophrenia, borderline personality, impulse control, intermittent explosive, PTSD, and Asperger's syndrome. I have a lot of...
    Blaze1103 Blaze1103 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Some of the last words my father said to me before I cut him out of my life for good was, "I never thought of you as a son". Those famous words he uttered several times throughout...
    JackNJ JackNJ 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    I know what it's like to grow up without having been cared for by parents or any guardians. Every thing good that has been done has been followed by an equal or worse price to pay...
    kiddishguy kiddishguy 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 4

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    Chloe Paraty is normally recognized now for the concise, dazzling and additionally specialized type. As being the designed about Chloe Paddington selection, nobody is able to be...
    jennyjilian jennyjilian 22-25, F Jul 6

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    I take melatonin for better sleep when I'm at my dads house. It makes sleeping easier and better for me. I like it because it doesn't make you too tired at once and it works little...
    hellobriannaskye hellobriannaskye 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I think the more open-minded women and minorities know that they can't blame every white man for all the injustices caused by white men. I refuse to take responsibility for these...
    Cetacean Cetacean 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    Whatever I have do, I take responsibility for it. I have no one to blame for my mistake except myself. All that is done in secret will all come to light one day. Own up to all that...
    bestillandknow1 bestillandknow1 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I've never been good enough and I hate myself for it. When other kids were having a dandy time with their fathers. Mine was out cheating on my mom and doing drugs. I hate people...
    NPkid97 NPkid97 16-17, M 3 Responses Jul 18

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    so a few months ago my dad started heightening his abuse of me, it's verbal and emotional but sometimes it even gets like physical not like hurting me but more like forcing me out...
    atinyratsy atinyratsy 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    I have people close to me in my life who have mental illness. I work on the business side of mental healthcare. Right now I am incredibly frustrated with someone near and dear to...
    dropdeadredhead dropdeadredhead 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Lately I've been seeing how mentally ill I am, and how much it's been affecting my relationships and my family. My fiance has been by my side for 2 and a half years.. But it seems...
    AbbieNoel AbbieNoel 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    Hello.my names Alex and i have schizoaffective disorder, its a combination of schizophrenia and bipolar or depression in my case its depression. it feels so strange when i think...
    weirdalex21 weirdalex21 18-21, F Jul 9

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    As medical practice becomes commercialized our emotions become medicalized. Once we had characteristics now we have symptoms. Instead of identifying the source of the problem and...
    SuicideRedefined SuicideRedefined 18-21, M Jul 23

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    I just moved to another state to start school and I am having a rough transition with finding new doctors. The first psychiatrist I saw was rude and unhelpful, and I am really...
    Babaghanouj Babaghanouj 22-25, F Jul 6

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    There's over one million youth caregivers in the USA. After my mom's 2nd heart attack and her heart surgery, I became her caretaker. I was 17 and about to start my senior year. I...
    Acebo Acebo 18-21, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Basically, it's why despite studying fine arts I work as a photographer! I take lots of selfies too! It's a fascinating art form.
    Catram21 Catram21 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Well I've had bi-polar for yrs now...I was diagnosed at 19 when I had my first break down...I've been on a lot of different type of medication over the years. I found that Abilify...
    dmlongobardo23 dmlongobardo23 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    It wasn't until I went to camp that I realized just how much medication I am on. I had to bring a pill case. I take between 4 and 6 pills a day. It kinda sucks when you realize...
    mairesequin mairesequin 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    I will admit this is a little long, and despite not wanting to seem like I'm feeling sorry for myself, I'll post this at that risk. I am a 21-year old guy, and I guess I should...
    SalemSaberhagen SalemSaberhagen 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 9

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    This is a response I wrote to an anorexic woman. I'm bipolar, but I've talked to enough people with other kinds of mental illnesses to see we have a lot in common. I wrote this to...
    wundayatta wundayatta 56-60, M Jul 13

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    I've been ok. Started taking an anti anxiety pill that has left me feeling numb. Only 10mgs I remember I was on it at 20/40mgs but it gave me headaches and a ringing in my ears. So...
    heyitsabike heyitsabike 31-35, F Jul 10

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    so I've been dealing with a lot of anxiety issues. I suffer from server social anxiety, selective mutism, generalised anxiety disorder and depression and self harm issues. my...
    silentgirl1234 silentgirl1234 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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    I feel like I have to get this off my chest as it is making me increasingly ill. My life in general is making me increasingly ill. I am 21 year old with Borderline personality...
    Daisypie Daisypie 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    It's something that I look for and care about so deeply. It takes relationships beyond the surface. It's not just a physical or even mental connection...it's the fact that you get...
    emelon12 emelon12 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    I honestly was so against medication, but after a year of hell-- nonstop panic attacks and anxiety for no reason, failed therapies & withdrawing myself into my house 24-7-- I...
    Anxiousgirl13 Anxiousgirl13 18-21 Jul 15

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    I don't have enough energy.. I don't have much to give.. Physically or mentally.. I can't take care of anyone or anything! I can hardly get by alone, I'm a big mess mentally...
    ThePeach ThePeach 26-30, F Jul 15

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    I'm on acne medication and should be on something else but I'm trying to handle this myself. I pick at my acne and hair that has pimples near it. Due to this I have scars on my...
    HappyHart5 HappyHart5 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    this is messed up but found out if I take a higher dosage of Zyprexa I gain a lot of weight, but can't think clearly, if I'm on a smaller dosage I think clearer but have about no...
    beca0a1 beca0a1 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I'm new to all of this, but am so glad I finally found a group that can relate with my struggle. I'm currently married to an addict. My husband and I got married 9 months ago and...
    WP928 WP928 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    I have Migraine & chronic headeachs. Been on Depakine-Chrono, Imigran, and Parafon for 8 months now! In addition to my nose medications which isn't doing what suppose to do.
    SM1BLE SM1BLE 26-30, M Jul 17

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    That I should probably take more often then I do. I'm gonna end up in like a diabetic coma if I don't. Oh well, I'd just get yelled at for it if that did happen. I'd be in a coma...
    Kmarcum99 Kmarcum99 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    I am take flamciclovir and Percocet for my herpes.
    jujubear47 jujubear47 18-21, F Jul 18

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    I am in the same boat. Try giving your prescription to someone you trust and have them give you the dose you are prescribed. It won't be comfortable but I am in week 1 of staying...
    ElizabethKBitton ElizabethKBitton 22-25, F Jul 21