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    I Think I Have Depression, But I Don't Know What To Do...

    Four years ago I was bullied real bad in elementary school, it went so far that even the people I loved and cared about bullied me. I remember this one day, the girls in my class didn't let me play with the so i sat in a corner on the cement. I started to apply pressure onto my...
    n0control8 n0control8 16-17, F Jul 23, 2012

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    Life Of A Depressed Teen

    I like her so much. I don't know what to do. I'm so confused right now and I feel like I can't do anything right. I hate the way I'm treating her and everyone else around me. I have been such a ***** lately and super emotional. I just want everything to be ok and normal but I don...
    sourcandygal sourcandygal 18-21, F Jun 6, 2013

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    A little background information. Ever since I was about 9-11ish (20 now) I started getting these feelings of depression and suicidal thoughts, I never really thought anything about...
    milnerr milnerr 18-21, M 1 Response 52 mins ago

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    Ok so I got pregnant at 13 by my 15 year old boyfriend .i was too scared to tell my mom (my father died) . I had unprotected sex but now I'm happy to have my daughter and she's no...
    Samantha289 Samantha289 13-15, F 7 hrs ago

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    Ok so I got pregnant at 13 by my 15 year old boyfriend .i was too scared to tell my mom (my father died) . I had unprotected sex but now I'm happy to have my daughter and she's no...
    Samantha289 Samantha289 13-15, F 7 hrs ago

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    The thought of suicide makes me happy. All the pain and suffering just wiped away. Thanks to anxiety im too scared to do it. Depression will make your life hell and make you want...
    DifferentOutsider DifferentOutsider 22-25, M 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I found out I was bipolar about a year ago, and was diagnosed with severe depression when I was 15-16. Because I study abroad I can't get my medicine unless I return back home, and...
    Lily1993 Lily1993 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    All i did was download the app BoyAhoy and I found local gay teens and gay teens around the world and it only took me 5 months to find this solution to my problem.
    KoolBoy55 KoolBoy55 13-15, M 6 hrs ago

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    At 12 I started to notice a mood and personality change and have chalked up my sadness, mood swings, lack of interest, and inconsistent insomnia to near comatose states to being a...
    Bobbyckat Bobbyckat 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Every day.. I struggle.. Some days are easier than others... I battle many things.. Depression.. Self esteem.... Shyness... Being honest and open.. And more... Im trying to not be...
    sunpea sunpea 36-40, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    It's really sad with all the money and fame that he still felt bad enough that he didn't want to live anymore. He was a well loved celebrity. Goes to show you that true depression...
    455cargirl 455cargirl 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 11

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    Okay guys as you can see I'm not a Teen haven't been for a long time, and by some people's words on here I'm like 100 years old. I know it's hard for you guys to think of any...
    mlcockrell mlcockrell 36-40, M Jul 24

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    Hello, my name is Casey and I am 16 years old and currently in a long distance relationship with a boy whom is also 16. I live in California and my boyfriend lives in New York. We...
    TheOddChild TheOddChild 16-17, F Jul 24

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    This may not help everyone but this is what I do to help when it comes to my depression. I've been struggling with depression since my teens so this has been with me for half my...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
    heartless2 heartless2 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 23

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    I've always known the feeling of claustrophobia ever since I was young. When I was a young boy If I was to be say closed in cupboard for a few seconds by my big sister I would get...
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    I've always known the feeling of claustrophobia ever since I was young. When I was a young boy If I was to be say closed in cupboard for a few seconds by my big sister I would get...
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    I've always known the feeling of claustrophobia ever since I was young. When I was a young boy If I was to be say closed in cupboard for a few seconds by my big sister I would get...
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    I've always known the feeling of claustrophobia ever since I was young. When I was a young boy If I was to be say closed in cupboard for a few seconds by my big sister I would get...
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    I've always known the feeling of claustrophobia ever since I was young. When I was a young boy If I was to be say closed in cupboard for a few seconds by my big sister I would get...
    bananaman1uk bananaman1uk 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 3

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    I had a pretty traumatic childhood which led to my anxiety and depression now. When I was 6 yrs old, I found my neighbor after a failed suicide attempt. I had gone over to see if...
    SingToTheSky2298 SingToTheSky2298 16-17, F Jul 23

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    I had this condition for a quite a long time. I thought it was just a teenage phase, but now i know this isnt just a phase. Now i know that depression has no cure and ill have to...
    kwh1990 kwh1990 22-25, M 11 Responses Aug 10

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    I'm a teenager in high school. I have been battling depression for 3 years and am still currently. I have struggled with extreme anxiety since I was a child. I struggled with self...
    RaeD10 RaeD10 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 10

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    I suppose I was a little young to be feeling depressed, and that's why my parents never noticed. I mean, I was 14! What teenager has so many problems that they start to feel...
    gigglesounds gigglesounds 26-30 4 Responses Aug 11

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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
    heartless2 heartless2 22-25, M Jul 22

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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
    heartless2 heartless2 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 22

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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
    heartless2 heartless2 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    I'm fine for ages then something triggers it and a wave of depression drowns me Idek anymore
    Liamarkz Liamarkz 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 5

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    I'm nearing 30. This isn't some angst teen thing. I've tried to "snap out of it" since I was about 10. The thing is, yeah, I could blame it on the stuff that's happened to me in...
    whoreallycares85 whoreallycares85 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 6

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    Honestly my depression comes and goes, my friends think i may be bipolar...but i used to be severely depressed in middle school, this probably had to deal with the fact those are...
    Cherishmiracles Cherishmiracles 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 7

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    I pray to god everyday and night to die, cause I know my life has been feed to the wolves... Why is it that so many teens are able to commit suicide, and they are the ones that...
    lostunit lostunit 26-30, M 6 Responses Aug 10

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    I'm a gay teenager, although technically not in the closet seeing as how my family knows, I feel that I have been forced back into the closet by my mother who insists I'm straight...
    Annon4444 Annon4444 13-15, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have to get up in 3 hours to start my last first day of high school. I'm anxious and depressed and it saddens me to even think I have to endure 36 weeks of the torture that is...
    PurpleHart PurpleHart 16-17, F 9 Responses 3 days ago

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    "Understanding depression: the myths and facts Like all mental health problems, there is a lot of confusion and misunderstanding surrounding clinical depression. Part if this...
    underconstruction underconstruction 41-45, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Marie Digby - Miss Invisible picture of my childhood life till I'm a teenager except the last part "And one day just the same as the last Just the days been in counting the time...
    cascadesky cascadesky 18-21, F Jul 23

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    I have written numerous blogs (on different sites) regarding my struggles since my early teen years. I have been on numerous medications, seen many therapists/psychologists...
    brainieblonde brainieblonde 22-25, F Jul 29

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    This is how depression feels
    Frankineedles Frankineedles 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    I feel like no one cares at all, i know that sounds like a typical teenage thing to say, but i mean it. I have no friends. I feel like people just get bored of me eventually and...
    lamaninja lamaninja 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 6

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    Although I have yet to see the light at the end of the tunnel I have come to a very illuminating realization of people who are suffering from depression. I've realized that the...
    ComfyMan ComfyMan 16-17, M 6 days ago

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    To Medicate - or Not. I hope my story & experience can help someone else that is struggling with Anxiety and Depression and is worried about taking medication. I think I have...
    ALynn007 ALynn007 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Since I'm going back to college after summer break on Sunday I've been feeling very suicidal. I've struggled with feeling suicidal before but times like these it's constant on my...
    fallenstar23 fallenstar23 22-25, F 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    This is more an answer to somebody asking about alternative things to help depressions besides the meds.. I read the post this morning, and I cannot find the post to reply.. anyway...
    valeMar valeMar 41-45 1 Response 1 day ago

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    ~*~ I battled this for YEARS - as in most of my adolescent/adult life. This is how I got a handle on it and got my life back. *I'm taking the time to write this out - hoping that...
    JusDifferent JusDifferent 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 23

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    "Depression is a song". This is what I've been hearing lately, and variations thereupon of the same quote: It's sad that it takes Robin Williams' death to start a dialogue about...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F a week ago

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    Robin Williams, Stress, Depression And Surfing Life by www.coachingtohappiness.com There are some people that just strike you as kind, caring people. People that go beyond...
    TitaniumSkyScraper TitaniumSkyScraper 31-35, F 9 Responses 6 days ago

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    I've been suffering from acute depression for years. I've hidden my illness for a long time because I figured that It would go away as I grow older. However, that has not been the...
    agathashelly agathashelly 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Its sucks battling through depression. I've been depressed for one straight year over a guy that broke up with me . Now I know for some of you you might be thinking "that's stupid...
    metalchick123 metalchick123 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 27

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