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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
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
No testing performed, but diagnosed by doctor with...
A specialist (not a psychiatrist/psychologist) I saw recently diagnosed an issue I was having as...More
Posted by An_258900
how to ask for help
I think I have depression. But, I am having a hard time deciding what to do. I have two kids and i had the...More
Posted by An_258874
Depression due to death
I suffer from depression due to many deaths in my family and amongst my friends. Started in 1998, with the...More
Posted by An_258862
Depressed?
I have been on prozac for years it relly does help.
Posted by An_258857
depression
all of my posts are about depression I have many days that feel hopeless, and others that are great and...More
Posted by muyffin
Overwhelmed
I am at point where I am not even looking for happy place just a place where I can get by. Ive gone off...More
Posted by justadad19363
Depressed and feeling out of control
I am so depressed and overwhelmed with anxiety. I am struggling every day to survive. Money seems to be the...More
Posted by An_258835
Maybe someone can tell me what to do????
Hey everybody, I am suffering really bad. I think I have always been prone to depression, but now it has...More
Posted by An_258597
WORRIED teenager suicidal
My daughter who is now 19. Has been battling depression for years. She said in a discussion last night that...More
Posted by An_258814
Empty and Lonely
I don't want to give up, but at the same time I'm know I can't do this on my own. I don't really know what...More
Posted by soxfan2709
NO one to talk to....
I feel uncomfortable talking to my family. I have struggled with depression for a long time..
Posted by AngelaH88150
I didn't know this was a thing...
I'm pretty late into this discussion but I can say one thing with certainty and that is it's...More
Posted by godisintheneurons
Having depression after moving away from home
I have been dealing with severe major depression for over a decade. I finally got it under control for a...More
Posted by kitten100185
Feeling sick of life
I have Asperger's Syndrome and OCD. Latelly I've felt like I don't want to live anymore. I wake up and I have...More
Posted by An_258777
LONELINESS SEEMS TO TURN ME AWAY
I dont know what to say to be honest, this life of mine sucks! I been on counseling theraphies for 2 weeks...More
Posted by jians
susiemargaret
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Posted by dem17
So tired...
I've had depression (and panic disorder + generalized anxiety) for most of my life and right now I feel like...More
Posted by An_258766
Suggestions?
Would it be acceptable or openly received if I contact my husband's doctor directly? He is majorly...More
Posted by An_258753
I just feel
like I have no answers. I struggle daily to deal. I used to think I could just power thru. Now I dont...More
Posted by justadad19363
Abilify
My 27 yr old son has bipolar disorder. He has been taking Risperdal, Lithium and Lamictal. Recently he asked...More
Posted by meachmom
Dr. S. need advise on troubling symptoms, not sure...
I've been on Paxil CR almost 3 mos. , one tablet in the morning and it has helped w/depression. For about 9...More
Posted by Anon_963
Alone but not completely
I am the wife of an over the road truck driver. I am experiencing a deeper depression than I have ever...More
Posted by middlesister22
Cry Alone
Been on antidepressant for 17 years on and off. I am from Japan. My depression is cry alone. When I go to see...More
Posted by An_258709
Homeless and Depressed
I'm not sure where else to turn. I've tried everything in the town that my family and I live in but there is...More
Posted by An_258676
Robin WIlliams
Since so many were affected by his death, and since he will be missed so much, I wanted to start a discussion...More
Posted by rohvannyn

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