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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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    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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    Hi everyone, my name is Sierra, I am 15 years old, and I would like to share an experience with depression that I am currently battling. A few years ago, I was battling depression...
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    I accidentally forgot my meds two days in a row... Im not feeling too good. I remember being told coming off of them could sometimes be worse than the original depression. But...
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    The meds don't always help; there's different levels of depression. Theres crying, screaming, silence, times where you cant breathe, can't stand excess noise, etc...but not...
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    Every age yearns for a more beautiful world. The deeper the desperation and the depression about the confusing present, the more intense that yearning.
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    In this house, everyone is guilty of something. Here, everybody is lugubrious. We have enough to be happy but we use what we have to create an even greater amount of sadness. We...
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    I wish I could go back in time and tell my 13-21 years old self that everything is going to be ok, don't give up, it's for sure going to be better. You know, back then there's no...
    Tealismyname Tealismyname 26-30 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I wish the depression and ptsd groups are closed and private..I came here couple times when I got into a mental crisis..many replies came from stupid teenagers who have no idea...
    Sabina76 Sabina76 36-40, F 4 Responses Apr 2

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    hi y'all! I'm 17, just starting to try to conceive with my boyfriend of 15 months, again. he is 18, he will be 19 in June! last summer, when we had only been dating around 6 months...
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    help. please. get me out of myself. i dont know how much longer i could take this, im just a teenager but the pain is real. my heart really hurts. whenever i think of my life, my...
    whitenut whitenut 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 18

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    It's extremely hard to motivate yourself sometimes when you are like this, When someone else sees a hill, you see a mountain, when someone else sees a puddle, you see in ocean… i...
    brokenandbi brokenandbi 18-21, F a week ago

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    These last couple of days have been the worst of my life, I found a lump in my underarm, I was worried but enough to go to the doc, but not that much. Cancer goes in my family, but...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F Mar 27

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    I'm only 12 and cutting my wrists and thighs. and pro Ana is taking over my life along with depression, my life is a living hell
    2Kawaii4u 2Kawaii4u 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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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...
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    I haven't been able to write as of late, though I'm not completely sure why. Perhaps it has lost it's purpose, whatever that purpose used to be. It's funny how life and death are...
    chaoshead chaoshead 13-15, M 3 Responses Apr 18

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    I want to die, people keeps Judging me!! bullying me! yeah im just a dump nerdy teen guy, tsk life is so unfair....
    gabriellogabby gabriellogabby 16-17, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    As I look up at the hastily darkening dull sky, I can't help but let my frivolous emotions run a-muck. Such a dark yet ominously gentle world we live in, don't you think? Why do we...
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    Hi, I'm 16 turning 17. I have a G.P.A of 4.0, and have college taken care of (for the first two years or so at least). My boyfriend is 19 turning 20 and we've been dating for a...
    PaigeBin PaigeBin 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 17

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    .My life threatening battle is Depression. How do I fight depression? Day after day struggling and fighting against something I know nothing about. Every day failing and the...
    NamelessWife NamelessWife 41-45, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I was messaging about this with someone, but I think this is too important to not share: I have the kind of depression where people ask "what do you have to be depressed about...
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    Depression is real. Depression attacks our spirit and steals our joy in life. Just getting up or getting dressed in the morning is drudgery. We sleep to avoid the pain of living...
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    My depression has come and gone multiple times. Mostly I manage to keep myself grounded knowing that I have 4 of the greatest friends I could have ever asked for. Sometimes I just...
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    Update: I've been taking meds and so far things are going substantially better than they were before (i.e. a few months ago). I can still feel the bad thoughts bubbling beneath...
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    When I was four years old, I developed depression issues due to the fact that I was treated like my life meant nothing and because I was physically abused. Then, when I was 11, I...
    TheKatAttack TheKatAttack 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 19

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    I would really like to clear something up here. If you are visiting this page and do not suffer from depression, please understand that depression is a mental illness. It is messed...
    missmalky missmalky 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I love my teenage years . It is when nobody rules but you. And it's when you make the choices , you are trusted because of your age . And it is when , you rule a bit . And mum and...
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow 16-17, F Apr 13

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    It's it ever bad that I great ever meeting the father of my child, I mean I adore my lil one and I wouldn't change anything with I already lived with her but I wish I would've had...
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    I wish I could go back in time and tell everyone that has put so much effort into me to give up because im not worth. that theyre just making it worse. that yes, they made me happy...
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    themanoflegends themanoflegends 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I really need help. So I've had depression for a while but it only gets really bad when I come home? why is this? shouldn't I be happy to be home with my family? it's like the...
    BeeKay20 BeeKay20 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 10