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I Think I Suffer From Cyclothymia

A milder case of bipolar. http://www.cyclothymiacollective.com, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyclothymia 22 People

    Im Not Sure If My Symptoms Match...

    Okay im not looking to be diagnosed on here but merely for some advice. I have know there to be something wrong with me and my mood swings. My new therapist has said exactly the words that I have cyclical mood changes where my moods go up and down, up and down, even by the...
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 22, 2010

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    I haven't been properly diagnosed

    but it lots of research on the internet and in books about symptoms and I have pretty much all of them. I tried talking to my parents but they said I am fine and just dismissed it. My friends don't know anything about it, no one at school I can go to. I've been sad, upset...
    BlueMoon797 BlueMoon797 16-17, F 2 Responses May 14, 2014

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    Lots Faster Than Bi-polar

    I go up and down a lot faster than the typical definition of bi-polar... My doctor has not diagnosed this, I dont think there is a questionaire that fits....Red Wine has helped me with less side effects than meds.
    MISTRESSROXY MISTRESSROXY 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 25, 2009

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    Sad, Mad, And A Little Bit Of Crazy

    I am a teenage girl looking for advice. I live with only my mother who doesn't believe in mental disorders. About a year and a half ago my mother suddenly out of the blue decided to move us 1000 miles away from home. Over the first year I started to lightly develop some bizarre...
    Beautyisinme Beautyisinme 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 29, 2013

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    I dont know when someone can say that they HAVE suffered from it, when the worst is over, when you feel great (even though it can sneak back at you.). I, suffer from depression, i...
    Soldottern Soldottern 18-21, F Feb 9

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    iam suffering from maladaptive daydreaming since I was a child I didn't notice until now because I enjoy it iam always alone have no friends only anime character but now I have to...
    whiterose2 whiterose2 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 13

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    Do any of you succeed in reducing the amount and intensity of daydreams? If so please share because I've had enough of it. Today i googled 'constant daydreaming' and found out...
    Tomster111 Tomster111 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 20

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    I don't suffer from Maladaptive-daydreaming; if anything I'm lost without it... I've had it since I was 11 years old. I love daydreaming, I love spacing out living a perfect life...
    SadlySafeeee SadlySafeeee 13-15 1 Response Feb 21

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    I am having difficulties putting my husbands different personas into one. See, he can be quite normal, or even great; mostly around other people and at work. He is funny, charming...
    Dini00 Dini00 31-35, F Feb 19

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    My pain hurts. :( I woke up and the whole left side of my skull was aching. I turned over to my right side and heard an unfamiliar pop in my jaw. It was the first time I've woken...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 22

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    I just found out about MD a week ago and I didn't think my daydreaming was much of a problem till then. Now that I think about it, I've wasted a lot of my potential and energy and...
    Oneirophobic Oneirophobic 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Sometimes when I don't know how to solve a question I get very very anxious and panicking . It is like u are thinking something very hard but the idea just seems to not come out...
    asianahyang96 asianahyang96 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 11

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    The Psychologist suggested that my MD ( they didn't have that name for it back then) served a purpose for me or else I would have given it up long ago. She said it was common in...
    spaceyrick spaceyrick 56-60, M Feb 21

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    When I'm with my family it always happens I need to get away from here. It's so negative and poisonous. It's not healthy for me to be here. They are a major part of what I think...
    Anthony0210 Anthony0210 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I don't know if what I've been doing would be considered Maladaptive Daydreaming because it's not really centered around me. I'll get lost in these worlds centered around a T.V...
    Englandsgirl1818 Englandsgirl1818 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 5

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    Sometimes I feels so depressed that I think I will not be able to complete my college course and think about dropping out but weeds is the thing that gives me hope to continue.
    iamunique7 iamunique7 22-25 4 Responses Feb 5

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    What is Social Status and it's expectations? Social status is based off success for the most part. How much we have accomplished in our lives, how much money we earn, save...
    Lemartes Lemartes 31-35, M Feb 6

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    Throughout this past year I have been suffering with abdominal/pelvic/and vaginal pain. All tests conducted so far normal/negative and don't know what to do with myself...
    EIPHNH EIPHNH 31-35, F Feb 9

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    I'm scared about what people think of me. Am I good enough? Am I not? Do they think I'm boring or not? Am I not pretty enough? I can barely talk with someone. My insecure are too...
    balloffurxaw balloffurxaw 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 12

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    I don't suffer any more not sure if I grew out of it or not just know that it has not happened in quite sometime. My oldest has drops epilepsy and I often wonder if they are not...
    space4rent space4rent 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I dont feel myself anymore. Ive bren stressed out and always thinkin bout negatives and what bothers me for like 2 months from now and that made me so stressed out. Now imcrying...
    dakingkong dakingkong 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    The Voices in my Head To be overly dramatic, they are Legion, I have had a thousand conversations with a thousand different voices, though they have only ever been a single voice...
    Lemartes Lemartes 31-35, M Feb 6

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    What are you symptoms? I think I may have it too
    kazww kazww 36-40, F Feb 14

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    My disabled husband is getting a power chair next week. We're trying to get a ramp built so he can go outside. My cousin was supposed to come over today and build it. Instead he...
    kmgg kmgg 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 22

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    I can't remember when it started but it has always been there. When I played with my dolls, when I was trying to sooth myself before bed, when I was taking a long road trip, when I...
    DeadWifes DeadWifes 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Depression is like a huge storm cloud, no matter how far you think you've gone, that cloud will catch up. :(
    whyusteens whyusteens 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I feel broken , beyond repair my love life is a joke I don't have anyone, my fiancé and boyfriend left me for a ******** it's been 7 months I feel horrible I feel like I will...
    dnicebby dnicebby 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Tonight I tearfully discovered the term Maladaptive Daydreaming. I'm 44 years old and have wasted most of my life's potential locked up in my bedroom. I've hidden it from my...
    444EEEE 444EEEE 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 9

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    For a good seven years now I've been grinding my teeth in my sleep. Last night, I wore a custom mouth guard from the dentist instead of the store-bought ones that I'd given up on...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    I had this since I was a kid. I used to imagine different scenarios and put myself in it the way i wanted. I always could differentiate reality from theses scenarios. I always made...
    Houuse Houuse 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 21

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    hardly ever do I have episodes at 6 am when I've been asleep all night, lying on my side or that I couldn't distinguish from reality. well all three just happened lol. I was...
    ZenaMarie ZenaMarie 22-25, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I used to have hyperthyroidism and struggled with heat and sweat, winter and windy weather was my only favorite time, now after having my thyroid under control and I rarely ever...
    52hell 52hell 26-30, F Feb 2

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    Hello, I am a guy from Denmark, and 21 years. I came across this app a day ago. I have a thing, that i really enjoy weed, and find it so relaxing and thought-stimulating. But i...
    laxxe laxxe 18-21, M Feb 4

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    I have Depersonalization Disorder for almost a year now.It never stops, I dont feel anything,my thoughts are racing In my head and I am lost all the time.It started when I was in...
    Dusan1234 Dusan1234 13-15, M 2 Responses Feb 8

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    My anxiety is ridiculous. I know it stems from the fact I'm driven to do so well and have put so much extra pressure on myself, but when things go wrong I have trouble handling the...
    KaylaVB19 KaylaVB19 16-17, F 4 Responses Feb 11

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    I've tried running away from all of my problems to a new state. They caught me before I left town
    04emmalove14 04emmalove14 22-25, F Feb 16

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    I have been given countless medication over the years and these haven't worked as I never faced the root of my anxiety. I am in the process of really exploring the nitty gritty...
    CosmicPrincess CosmicPrincess 26-30, F Feb 17

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    I have had MD since about the age of 12. It initially started out as fun. Then, I'd lie on the sofa and close my eyes, and start daydreaming. I could go on for hours if I wasn't...
    Significant Significant 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 21

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    to awake to a scream. cold sweats. my heart is racing and adrenaline pumping. my fight or flight response has been triggered. then I realized I was the one that screamed. it is...
    simplyafriend simplyafriend 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I can't sleep because I have nightmares or because after im done cutting myself I cry because I feel alone because I feel like no one cares
    Razziness Razziness 13-15, M 2 Responses Feb 3

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    So I decided to move over there, where it's a lot quieter.
    RicRaver RicRaver 41-45, M Feb 3

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    today is another one of those days? why the hell do I keep waking up? what am I good for? why do I have to keep doing this, feeling like this, day after day?
    WWB82 WWB82 31-35, F Feb 3

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