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Hurting
My spouse has depression... Its very hard to deal with. Its hard to understand that the person you love loves...More
Posted by An_261683
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also known as chronic fatigue and immune...More
Posted by An_261641
Reply: Losing Control
Girl don't give up!!! we can figure this out!!! how are you doing today?
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Reply: How to stay motivated
what things do you do for fun? when you say "overbooked" is this work, friends, or fun hobbies?
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Reply: Desperation
I feel the same things you feel and this is my first time posting anything online. I have had depression for...More
Posted by An_261666
Reply: don't feel like doing anything
Hi, I have had that feeling for a sustained amount of time and know how horrible it is. I try (not always...More
Posted by letsgofishin
Reply: Nervous breakdown
I had a similar breakdown. After a particularly long period of sustained stress, I woke up one day and...More
Posted by letsgofishin
Reply: Feeling lost.
Hi, I can relate to both you and your SO. My ex-wife suffered from depression, bipolar and other mental...More
Posted by letsgofishin
Reply: Ways to help depression
Proper nutrition. Get away from processed foods. If you can't pronounce what is in it don't eat it. Eat whole...More
Posted by brew_fool
Reply: feeling down
Thanks so much for replying. I did schedule an appointment with a provider at the school and she...More
Posted by stillastudent
needing help myself
A year ago I left my husband and left behind my two adult children also and moved back with my mother. I had...More
Posted by remoteness
Reply: Anxiety, and depression
Depression and anxiety are similar to each other. Loneliness, hopelessness from depression make you afraid...More
Posted by marklewis1
Reply: Help for Depression Interfering with Life/Work/Lov...
You could try the Fisher Wallace Stimulator. My depression was not near as bad as yours but the stimulator...More
Posted by kopperknob

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Reply: What do you wish the world knew about depression?
That it is not that easy to overcome. That it cannot just be dismissed as a chemical imbalance that one pill...More
Posted by candozier1
Reply: Never gets better
No one will love until you love yourself. Volunteer for something get yourself out there. I have been there...More
Posted by An_261447
Reply: Depressed and seeking help
What you've said makes sense. Thank you so much for taking the time to respond. I will start slow and set...More
Posted by purpledoodles
Reply: Counterintuitive Symptoms
Thanks for your suggestions and for your encouragement.
Posted by revmcconatha
Reply: Does anyone else have problems with getting out of...
Yeah, I do have trouble getting out of bed. However, the adrenaline surge caused by my alarm helps me get up....More
Posted by rohvannyn
Thyroid levels and depression
Before anyone goes on a psychoactive med, it's worthwhile to have their thyroid checked. I was this close to...More
Posted by rohvannyn
Reply: Does anyone feel furious at times that severe depr...
Thanks Missy funny I tried to use that user name and it was taken, then u reply to my post. LOL I do have...More
Posted by carolhanna
Depressed
I lost my Father at the age of 18 to cancer a year later i lost my job due to retrenchment ... now i'm still...More
Posted by An_261345
Reply: Don't Like What I've Become
Your words are like music....beautiful. You do have good, positive advice and I appreciate being able to read...More
Posted by lepbama
Reply: Depression
I relate to what you feel! Im thankful for my social security disability check and the raise but I also...More
Posted by carolhanna
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Reply: Treatment resistant depression
Whatever you do don't do back to the alcohol. I kept doing that with my nicotine and all it did was make me...More
Posted by carolhanna
Reply: Living with my Depressed spouse is so hard
You said you are in Ireland, could it be that people in his own family & faith family have been the...More
Posted by mikegianna
depression is ruining my life
I have suffered with depression since the age of 16 and I am now 35. I have been to therapy and took...More
Posted by wiccacelt79
Reply: Sudden sinking feeling?
I dont really know what i feel its like i cant even explain. For instance if someone asked me whats wrong, i...More
Posted by taco_bar
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Reply: Mood Swings- Depression or Something Else?
Mood swings sounds like bipolar disorder to me. Of course I am not an expert. Has that been considered? Meds...More
Posted by cubfanal
Working out
Thx sergi1 for the encouraging post. I want to get out of depression without meds. I will try to break a...More
Posted by An_261290
Reply: Girlfriend pushing me away
Sometimes depressed people can push loved ones away because they just can't imagine that anyone else would...More
Posted by rohvannyn

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