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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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    Ever since I was younger, I've been depressed. It used to be "typical teen depression," but after my parents got divorced, I felt a million times worse. My depression and anxiety...
    3lli 3lli 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 7

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    I didn't seek any professional help if what I'm dealing for awhile now is depression or not. However, I do feel like some of the symptoms matches with one of the different types of...
    raldy raldy 18-21, F 7 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Any little thing sets me off. I tend to obsess about little problems... Often making a molehill into a mountain, as they say. Depression is a sneaky thief. Robbing us of joy...
    MommysGotTats420 MommysGotTats420 22-25, F 4 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I realise that this is quite a long post for anyone to have to read though; essentially I am asking for advice on a somewhat unusual situation. My stepdaughter Emma has recently...
    LouiseBainbridge LouiseBainbridge 66-70, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I realise that this is quite a long post for anyone to have to read though; essentially I am asking for advice on a somewhat unusual situation. My stepdaughter Emma has recently...
    LouiseBainbridge LouiseBainbridge 66-70, F 3 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I realise that this is quite a long post for anyone to have to read though; essentially I am asking for advice on a somewhat unusual situation. My stepdaughter Emma has recently...
    LouiseBainbridge LouiseBainbridge 66-70, F 4 hrs ago

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    I realise that this is quite a long post for anyone to have to read though; essentially I am asking for advice on a somewhat unusual situation. My stepdaughter Emma has recently...
    LouiseBainbridge LouiseBainbridge 66-70, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    It's hard to be a gay teenager but I love it and I found the love of my life love u babe👬😘😍
    duran127 duran127 13-15, M 2 hrs ago

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    Our brains are not functioning well It limits our amazing capabilities We never knew we had Our hands are tied We are bounded The devil is laughing While we shed tears They...
    Myalee Myalee 41-45, F 12 hrs ago

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    some days I wonder what has caused this battle within me. first I think its my ex husband and his abusive ways. then it starts my family. I start to realize my self image was...
    Happythoughts7771 Happythoughts7771 22-25, F 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Something that adds to my depression is seeing how people treat one and other. I have always been a good person. I have gone above and beyond to help others without asking anything...
    megz327 megz327 26-30, F 4 hrs ago

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    My husband seems to have reached a point where he can't deal with my depression any more. I understand how hard it must be for him, but at the same time it's hard for me when he...
    JewelThief JewelThief 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I was diagnosed w/ bipolar depression in 2009,after 2 ,10 day hospital stays.Well i'm in a major downfall.I was stable for 5 yrs,now ,i'm so depressed ,it's hard to move.I can't...
    1prettygirl 1prettygirl 36-40, F 18 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I have depression. I know I have depression. I've had depression my whole life but ever since I knew there was a word to it that's when I REALLY knew it. I'm almost 16 now. And...
    endmypainn endmypainn 13-15, F Feb 17

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    I'm not really sure where to start, but I guess my name and who I am is a good enough place. My name is Lucas, I am 16, I have had problems with self-harm and still struggle with...
    ShadowsOfMine ShadowsOfMine 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    Who's that knock, knock, knocking at the door? - It's that old devious devil and his dark dog returning to stay a while. What fascinates me (and worries me deeply) about depression...
    LowRise LowRise 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 18

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    Who's that knock, knock, knocking at the door? - It's that old devious devil and his dark dog returning to stay a while. What fascinates me (and worries me deeply) about depression...
    LowRise LowRise 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 18

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    Who's that knock, knock, knocking at the door? - It's that old devious devil and his dark dog returning to stay a while. What fascinates me (and worries me deeply) about depression...
    LowRise LowRise 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 18

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    And we're just suicidal teens telling other suicidal teens that suicide isn't the answer.
    FacelessFear FacelessFear 16-17, F 5 Responses Feb 12

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    Why would you think that telling me "just be happy" would just make it go away? I can tell a broken vase to "just be a vase again" but guess what? It's still broken glass. I can't...
    whyusteens whyusteens 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Good ol' depression.. How I missed you..
    ihatemypclife ihatemypclife 16-17, M Feb 18

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    My parents don't understand, they haven't since the day I started having these problems when I was 5. Never once in my whole 16 years of life have they ever been supportive. Just...
    SingToTheSky2298 SingToTheSky2298 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I don't know how to comprehend depression. it is so strange, it's easy to catch you off guard. it caught me when my dad died of pancreatic cancer in june of 2012. I am not the same...
    HannaTheSwedishChick HannaTheSwedishChick 16-17, F 19 hrs ago

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    I have not been officially diagnosed but I have just about all the symptoms . I have been extremely miserable since I was a kid. I was mercilessly bullied and sexually harassed for...
    ajrestless ajrestless 22-25, F Feb 12

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    I appreciate experienced knowledge and the sooner most teenagers learn the difference between "High school knowledge"(theory) and the quality of "experienced knowledge"(comes with...
    SeQldBloke SeQldBloke 46-50, M Feb 18

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    I know this sounds attention seeking and I don't really want that but can someone please talk to me and help me cope? Please ? I know I'm young and it's probably a teenage thing...
    PrincessOfInsanity PrincessOfInsanity 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I feel like I'm numb all the time and nothing can make me happy and honestly im 14 im suppose to be living my teenage life but im in my room right when I get home from school and I...
    vanessa1718 vanessa1718 13-15, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    Okay so, in 2013 I was in a really bad way, family arguments, bullying, puberty and stress. At the beginning if the year I was battling depression which then esculated to self...
    thedimone thedimone 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I don't care if you read my story or not. If you are suffering from Existential Depression and feeling isolated in your struggle, write about it here. Write exactly what you feel...
    limitingmypotential limitingmypotential 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 7

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    sigh........................................................!!!!!!!!!!!!! it is really very hard for me to talk about that , but i would like to do , when i was a child i missed...
    umayyad umayyad 31-35, M 3 Responses Feb 13

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    When I was growing up I wasn't even aware there was such a thing as being bi-sexual. You were either straight or gay... And you didn't want to be gay unless you particularly liked...
    LowRise LowRise 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    When I was growing up I wasn't even aware there was such a thing as being bi-sexual. You were either straight or gay... And you didn't want to be gay unless you particularly liked...
    LowRise LowRise 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    **** anyone who thinks depression is romantic. Depression is f*****g hell. Depression is not having the energy to get out of bed for 3 days. Depression is losing focus whenever you...
    0hSheanBreeze012 0hSheanBreeze012 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Hi everyone -- I'm here to share my story about how I halted the majority of my depression and PTSD symptoms through diet change. :) I've suffered from depression for my entire...
    annexthecelt annexthecelt 22-25, F Feb 9

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    Hi everyone -- I'm here to share my story about how I halted the majority of my depression and PTSD symptoms through diet change. :) I've suffered from depression for my entire...
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    Hi everyone -- I'm here to share my story about how I halted the majority of my depression and PTSD symptoms through diet change. :) I've suffered from depression for my entire...
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    Hi everyone -- I'm here to share my story about how I halted the majority of my depression and PTSD symptoms through diet change. :) I've suffered from depression for my entire...
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    Hi everyone -- I'm here to share my story about how I halted the majority of my depression and PTSD symptoms through diet change. :) I've suffered from depression for my entire...
    annexthecelt annexthecelt 22-25, F Feb 9

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    The worst depression of my life calumniated in late January, 2014 - I used to think it was lat February but I have been keeping a key word diary starting in February 2014, and I...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe 41-45, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I feel like the foundation of my world has suddenly fallen out right from underneath my unsuspecting feet. I saw a fairly depressing movie a few months ago and ever since I haven't...
    waxpoeticwaxpathetic waxpoeticwaxpathetic 22-25, F 1 day ago