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Reply: Dr G. Depakote
Yes, he is a Ph.D, but in all honesty, his info was more spot on than many doctors I saw, one said no,...More
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Reply: Dr. G: Lithium question
Dear monkeybee, Saohris, Abilify and Klonopin can all cause sedation and cognitive slowing. Not...More
Reply: Tuesday - Terrific or Terrible
Hello Debbie and everyone. Thank you for thinking about me. I am doing OK. All the paperwork, etc. is...More
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Good Thursday Morning
Good (late) morning, everyone! I hope that we all have a good, productive day! The clouds will always come out...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
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Reply: new therapist blues
Big hugs Doodles. Things will prob. get easier with time. More
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Reply: Dr. G or anyone who has taken Venlafaxine
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Reply: Lack of motivation
Go to your Primary Care Doctor. Tell them your concerns. Get a complete physical with detailed blood...More
Posted by resiliancy500
Reply: Need advice for people who are cruel to the mental...
It is tough. We do things when in episode theater not our real selves, but the hurt, heartache and pain...More
Posted by resiliancy500
Lack of motivation
I am new to the site any suggestions will be welcome .I've always been sad even as a child and as the years...More
Posted by pisces1976
Reply: Not doing well
yup! More
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Packages Not Received Yet? OT/ Just for laughs
If you have been waiting on a package to be delivered but it hasn't shown up yet, this may be...More
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Reply: will she get her healthy?
80% of those with bipolar respond positively to medication, therapy and life style changes. 20% of these...More
Posted by resiliancy500
Reply: Inspiring video - OT but applicable
Doodles and Mercy Hun, I liked both videos. Thanks for sharing. muahsMore
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Reply: Bipolar and OCD?
Thank you for the info, and excellent points!
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Reply: desperate
You said in your original post that you were not taking meds, so it would stand to reason that you would have a...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
Reply: My heart
Thank you, Kitty
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Reply: What is NORMAL?
Fro a deeply instilled addiction, you will need to seek treatment for the addiction before you can...More
Posted by resiliancy500
Reply: Is this something anyone has ever heard of?
Bipolar is an real illness of the brain. It is caused by genetics, set off by trauma and can be seen in...More
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Reply: Hi there...new to the board
The guilt will take care of itself once you go,probably to a hospital, and get the help and treatment...More
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Reply: Question about rabies
If the skunk was infected and bit your dog, he'd have to lick an open wound or the inside of your mouth....More
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Reply: Dr G: side effects
Dear scissorartise, Yes, the book is a medical textbook intended for a professional rather than...More
Reply: Mary, Did You Know/ beautiful Christmas song
Well, here is a short list of other things that are your fault......LOL 1. All of my socks are missing the...More
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Reply: Mixed Bag
Thank you. And sadly, I still have not gone to the sexual trauma clinic. I don't think I want the...More
Posted by taraoverdepression
Reply: Saturday, In The Park...
the 70's had some great music. glad you are doing ok.
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: Fantastic Friday
glad you are feeling better.
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Reply: Dr. G re diagnosis
Dear Debbie, MAOIs won't prevent highs, and in someone who's been on an MAOI long term, I'd say...More
Reply: Lack of motivation thoughts
I, too, have a problem with getting things done. Some days it is a miracle that I get out of bed. I...More
Posted by crazycatlady41358
Reply: Let Me Introduce Myself
Yes, I am working on the exercise part. Negativity. Now that keeps me from dealing with some members...More
Posted by crazycatlady41358
Reply: Short video-my mother doesn't understand why I'm d...
I know, eh?
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Posted by ddnos
Christmas Cartoons
Ive put some Christmas cartoons in a post in Grumpy Groupies. Feel free to take a look and please add your...More
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