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Lost in depression and needing help
I suffer from a major depressive disorder. I have been to counseling and been medicated. My depression is...More
Posted by madzap63
Psychological withdrawal from weaning off Cymbalta
I have read tons of info on the physical withdraw symptoms from Cymbalta but I can't really find anything...More
Posted by Anon_46929
Reply: Depression, Social Anxiety, and Delayed Puberty
Hi, I know exactly how you feel and what you are going through with this issue. I am 30 now, but I look more...More
Posted by mossap
Reply: and I find myself here again...
I am really glad that you decided to share your pain. My story is very similar to yours. I thought that law...More
Posted by kreu98
trying to connect
I've been with depression for years and until last year had been doing very well without meds. My...More
Posted by weepingniteangel
Reply: Ways to help depression
Diet, exercise, nutrition, counseling, family & friend support have all been crucial to my preventing...More
Posted by moosey49
Titrating Effexor XR 225 mg to Cymbalta 60 mg--Ple...
My doctor is switching me from 225 mg of Effexor XR to Cymbalta 60 mg. I have been on Effexor XR at 225mg for...More
Posted by An_258917
Reply: No testing performed, but diagnosed by doctor with...
what was the specialty of the dr who diagnosed you of having depression? A dr's diagnosis will always be based on...More
Posted by jians
Includes Expert Content
Reply: NO INSURANCE NO MEDS....
You stated you are in PA, as am I. My pharmacy (Giant Eagle) applies a discount to my Wellbutrin...More
Don't let a suitcase full of cheese be your big fork and spoon.
Posted by zophy
Reply: how to ask for help
you are not alone I am 69 and have had depression since in my 20s confide in your husband, he will give you...More
Posted by muyffin
Reply: Do you tell?
your definitely right! and they were not just friends to me but i treat them like parents and sisters. i know...More
Posted by jians
Reply: Depression due to death
well, first you are on the right spot to vent out all those things. you know what i only have few close people...More
Posted by jians
Reply: depression
hello, M -- me too. -- susie margaretMore
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: WORRIED teenager suicidal
I think the computer ate my response so I"ll try again. You sound like a very loving, caring mom. I wanted...More
Posted by rohvannyn
Reply: Overwhelmed
Distraction might help you. Rather than trying to stop the depressed feelings, maybe try refocusing on...More
Posted by rohvannyn
Depressed?
I have been on prozac for years it relly does help.
Posted by An_258857
Reply: NO one to talk to....
do you receive the depression newsletter. if so, the one on what I wish people could know about depression is...More
Posted by muyffin
Reply: Maybe someone can tell me what to do????
Wow jians, it's very hard to quit smoking and 4 years is an amazingly long time to stay away from it. Good for...More
Posted by 08034
Reply: Depressed and feeling out of control
I just read your post and I can relate. I am a new member of this group; I just joined because I have been...More
Posted by bkeetie
Reply: How long do Wellbutrin & Zoloft stay in your syste...
hello, S -- i apologize for taking so long to answer. somehow i missed your latest post. it will take...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: Having depression after moving away from home
hello, K -- i am so sorry you've been feeling so terrible. you are among friends here. i know what it...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: Robin WIlliams
~ ~ ~ TRIGGER ~ ~ ~ TRIGGER ~ ~ ~ hello, all -- i'm very glad that R started this thread. i have been...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: Empty and Lonely
hello, S -- please don't give up. you aren't alone here. i am sending you caring thoughts to help you...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: I didn't know this was a thing...
hello, J -- what a lovely thought. i agree. -- susie margaretMore
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: Akathisia
hello, B -- i've responded to your other post, ...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: LONELINESS SEEMS TO TURN ME AWAY
ive had so much space in life ever since i was a kid, always been isolated..i hate it so much, its pierce my...More
Posted by jians
Reply: Feeling sick of life
Hey buddy, no need to worry! Stuff happens in life but you must not give up. By the way, people who have...More
Posted by wendychance
Reply: So tired...
hi again, A258766 -- practically all college student health centers have psychiatrists or therapists on...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: I just feel
hello, J -- i am so sorry that you have been feeling so terrible; please don't give up. i think it is...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Reply: Abilify
hello, M -- both risperdal ( risperidone , see PS1) and abilify ( aripiprazole , PS2) are...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret

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