I Think I Have Death Anxiety

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    I'm only 17 and I secretly struggle with

    existential death anxiety. I often see no point in my life any more and cry for hours almost every night. Sometimes I get panic attacks: they terrify me to the point where I shake a lot and sweat for a while. I keep thinking about how the body I have now, the one my boyfriend...
    StuckInABlender StuckInABlender
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 3, 2015

    Death Anxiety

    I think I have something remarkably similar to Death Anxiety, except it's not about myself and it only deals with death happening at this current time in my life, not in the future. Every night, I find it hard to fall asleep because My heart and mind both start racing as fast as...
    edenrising edenrising
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 3, 2008

    gone through this, it's horrible glad it was

    just a faze, still think about it then and again though😓
    dasiychainsxxx dasiychainsxxx
    18-21, F
    May 18, 2014

    I know I have death anxiety.

    The problem is I'm only 15, and dying in about 70+ years makes me cry. The thing about death that I'm afraid of is, just not being concious or continually experiencing anything. Now sleeping I'm not worried about because I live a pretty ok living style so I have a good chance...
    MyPotentialThoughts MyPotentialThoughts
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 26, 2015
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