I 've Got Psychosomatic Health Issues

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    Crazy What Stress Can Do to You

    As a kid and a teenager I would get horrible stomach cramps whenever I went on trips away from home.  The stomach cramps wouldn't stop until I got back home.  I could hardly enjoy Disney World because my stomach was just killing me the whole time. I grew out of that...
    eromreven eromreven
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 21, 2008

    Boyfriend And Illness

    I met a guy. I thought he was so cool and great. He told me he had a place but we could chill at his mom's crib while she was out of town. When she came back in town I found out he did not have a place but crashed on people's couches. It is not hardcore homeless, but he was also...
    lilyholic lilyholic
    26-30
    Jun 8, 2013

    At Least, I Assume I Do

    I have back, neck, shoulder, and stomach issues chronically that I assume are stress related, I see a chiropractor. My chest feels painful a lot too and very tight. I also get scratches on my hips that have no physical cause whatsoever. It can be very frustrating because I have a...
    Susannahjade Susannahjade
    26-30, F
    May 3, 2013

    It's Great Fun!

    This Experience has a great icon, I think. Thanks to brightsight! Anyway, the story. Well, I have had two sets of psychosomatic health problems. Both happened when I was under a lot of psychological stress that I had repressed. Which is to say, I was in life situations that...
    TheTardyDodo TheTardyDodo
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Jun 11, 2007

    My Heeeeaad...

    I have such headaches all the time and tho I'm not 100% percent sure that they come from the psychological problems I have I think they do. And I get stomach problems a lot of the time. When I have an argument with someone I start to feel sick whenever I talk to them, read...
    GothGrrrl GothGrrrl
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Jun 10, 2007

    Psychosomatic Healing

    Everyone's got psychosomatic conditions [stress related] at sometime in their life. Finding real answers to deal with them is the key. "Psychosomatic refers to mind and somatic refers to body; the term psychosomatic means the mind making the body ill or illnesses...
    KevinOwen KevinOwen
    51-55
    Aug 14, 2009

    Mostly Back Pain

    My anxiety issues have been around literally my whole life, and i cannot remember a time in my life that the muscles in my back were not _super_ tense. Sometimes, when I'm doing really badly the muscles will start to twitch and ache, sometimes it will just feel on fire. I also...
    Shierke Shierke
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 18, 2008

    I Feel "Broken" Sometimes

    Ever since I started struggling with depression and anxiety (before I even started any medication), I would also start experiencing chest pains, abdominal pains, headaches, and a low sex drive...
    paperalias paperalias
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 21, 2008

    So Anxious

    i have had bad panic attacks probably because i have shoved back a lot of big unwanted situations in my life...i also have headaches...i've always had them though but i think it is probably hormones and stress
    oOannabethOo oOannabethOo
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 16, 2007
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