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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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    Depression is living in a body that fights to survive with a mind that tries to die.
    loveyourselmore loveyourselmore 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    So yesterday night, i finished my very first track.. Which is a huge accomplishment for me and my best friend back then said that as soon as i do we would celebrate it and name the...
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    I Refer To My Depression As If It Were An Intimate Friend She, (because it must be a "she," for who else could hold such a constant draw on me for the last thirty years,) is a...
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    I know I battle depression everyday. I have been for some the now. It all slowly started when we found out my son had autism, I was about six month pregnant with our daughter. that...
    sexygirl81 sexygirl81 31-35, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    If you really think about it -legitimately sit and think about it- the idea that this unconquered misery of yours is born of deficient chemicals is quite ridiculous- and...
    LittleWhiteRoom LittleWhiteRoom 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    I haven't been down in it for this long in a long time. I remember dealing with it as a kid/teenager and just being able to shut down. wall myself in, cry, not eat, write. As an...
    greeneyz83 greeneyz83 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    A relationship that left me heartbroken left me depressed and angry, I managed to turn that anger for sport. The anger, hatred i felt for my past relationship fueled me into doing...
    SpanishCristian SpanishCristian 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    If there were ever a failure, it is me. I am 19 years old and still need 2 credits to graduate. I am set up for ADULT high school. I am currently the assistant manager of a...
    perrytctctc perrytctctc 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Another day, another dreadful day full of more noteworthy news of sorrow. My good friend has now once again started up on drugs.. He was 5 months sober, and yet he threw it all...
    chaoshead chaoshead 13-15, M 2 days ago

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    You know, I think it's funny how people have this need to blame something or someone whenever something goes wrong. I have to admit it's easier to take it out on someone and blame...
    sandalwoods sandalwoods 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    The thing about depression is everyone confuses it with being sad, or unhappy. But I'm not unhappy. There's just so much emotional and physical pain inside me that nobody can see...
    Calsi704 Calsi704 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm so tired of people treating depression like it is some made up thing for attention. Depression is a real thing people struggle with and no one would make up something like this...
    steph0807 steph0807 18-21, F 7 Responses 4 days ago

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    I finally felt like I was almost out of the pit my depression put me in. I was feeling motivated again, had been more social lately, and this morning, despite not sleeping well...
    3lli 3lli 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'm just a teenage dirtbag baby, yeah I'm just a teenage dirtbag baby, listen to Iron Maiden maybe with me... Teenage Dirtbag by Wheatus
    HollywoodKitty23 HollywoodKitty23 13-15, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have 2 teen daughters they are 13 years old and I spank there little butts all the time! they know if they don't get home right after school or they sass me there bottom will be...
    MemesMama MemesMama 26-30, F 9 Responses 5 days ago

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    G'day all.....Im curious... Would love to hear how others manage their depression?? What steps do you take to improve life and living with depression???? The word depression...
    Redridinghood69 Redridinghood69 51-55, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    It really sucks I feel myself falling down this hole again and I'm reaching for help from my mom and she took a sleeping pill tonight. It came from no where I was happy life was ok...
    Babygirl12296 Babygirl12296 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I need help , anyone who has advise plz, I just want it to stop ; I can't eat, sleep, and I cut agin all because I'm stupid and don't know how to deal with emotions . I admit it I...
    angie373ochoa angie373ochoa 16-17 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I don't battle depression, but I have been really sad lately, really really sad. It hard to describe it, it's a lot of different emotions being played right now, however happiness...
    Mixedemotions2k Mixedemotions2k 13-15, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    Being a teenager is hard, harder than some can imagine, harder than some can remember. It's those years you'll never forget, though you sometimes wish you could wipe away. They...
    TrapQueen19 TrapQueen19 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I've been thinking about death ever since I was a teenager. I turn 24 tomorrow and things haven't changed a bit. I try to stay positive every day, but it seems that I can't find...
    lgy800 lgy800 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Every dawn is another gift to us from Mother Earth. And every time we awaken, there are a few seconds when we simply breathe, relaxed, feeling warm and relatively secure, whether...
    WattDeFalk WattDeFalk 56-60, T a week ago

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    There are 2 types of empty; the empty I feel when I'm depressed, and the empty I feel when I'm on medication for the depression. Both are killers and both are consuming. The...
    irongirl135 irongirl135 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    Basically I have no friends so summer is hard. I'm 18 supposed to go to parties and enjoy summertime with friends?!! For my whole life I've been going to two places every summer...
    nowherewego nowherewego 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 24

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    I am a teenager and its really fun being a teen sometimes and the other times it just sucks mostly when u have so many responsibilities
    Vswagger Vswagger 13-15, M Jun 24

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    So I was watching this TV show and then suddenly, I saw the of the upcoming Filipino Movie, the background song made me reminisce from my past.. Thousand memories and feelings...
    aapalits57 aapalits57 16-17, M Jun 23

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    ​I'm 21 years old and 5 years ago I got really ill.It started out as rapid-cycling and it was really intense and could switch in a matter of hours. They gave me lamictal and...
    Ennah Ennah 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 22

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    It sure as hell is not a choice. I just read a lot of judgemental a$$hole comments from people who lack factual knowledge on mood disorders. There is a reason they do cognitive...
    krazeekatie krazeekatie 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 22

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    I really would like to try and help you fight depression. At least have it go away for awhile. I want to help people and mostly teenagers. I have wanted to do this as a career BC I...
    Kayla0504 Kayla0504 13-15, F Jun 21

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    I have recently moved to a small country town. New job, new school for my kids, problems started when my husband didn't move and after five months of working full time and raising...
    WorldGirl76 WorldGirl76 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 21

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    High school was a terrible part of my life, and I consider this the point where depression started to affect me. Throughout middle school, I had a couple of friends I could be...
    erinw96 erinw96 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 20

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    I'm afraid of falling back into depression, but the fear of depression can almost be a debilitating and lethargic as depression, because I don't want to do anything that could...
    Maybeincubus Maybeincubus 22-25, M Jun 20

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    Depression changed me- For the worst. Long gone was the cheerful, jokester who would throw your shoe down the window. Instead, she was replaced the with the girl who has sunken...
    IAmJustMyself IAmJustMyself 16-17, F Jun 19

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    I hate it when my depression randomly acts up... I was always depressed, but I chose to ignore it, to add more bandages to the untreated wound. But out of nowhere, I lose my will...
    IAmJustMyself IAmJustMyself 16-17, F Jun 19

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    An entry from my diary thing..: "Dear diary, im truly and indescribably a mess right now. Im drowning, in self hate, sadness and tears. I dont like my life, im tired. Tired of all...
    happysoul167 happysoul167 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 18

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    The worst aspect of depression isn't the actual depression itself. It's not the lows, but the reactions of those around you to those lows. The "why didn't you just get out of bed...
    littlelostfox littlelostfox 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 18

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    About a year ago I was in a really bad car accident. My sister and best friend were both in the car with me. Everyone survived. All I remember was crossing an intersection on an...
    Brittscoffy Brittscoffy 18-21 1 Response Jun 18

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    I think pregnant teens are so beautiful. I get so mad seeing the hateful things people say to or write about them. I think it's very beautiful to see a teen that is brave enough to...
    Nudedad4 Nudedad4 31-35, M Jun 17

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    Hi mamas! I'm here to meet other teen moms! I have a 15 month old named aubreigh! I'm 18 and my name is mickenzie. I'm a single teen mom! 😘 I have a lol and its mickennzie_ and...
    mickenzie311 mickenzie311 18-21, F Jun 17

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