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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
Never gets better
I've suffered with depression for 20 years and tried just about every medication on the market. I've been in...More
Posted by An_261436
Losing Control
I am a healthy girl in her 20s. I have a loving and supportive family. I have a lot of friends. I have a...More
Posted by firerose
feeling down
I am medical student. Med school has been one of the most challenging things I have done. I think at times...More
Posted by An_261429
Anxiety, and depression
I have suffered from anxiety, and depression for many years now. The only thing that has helped is diet,...More
Posted by michael2634
Need help
I'm lonely and cant seem to keep a man. I can get one just can't keep him. don't understand why. I'm clean, can...More
Posted by ace321
Depressed and seeking help
I'm new here and hope I can find some help. I haven't been to a doctor because my insurance doesn't cover...More
Posted by purpledoodles
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
Counterintuitive Symptoms
My wife has suffered from treatment resistant clinical depression for several years. She has also been on...More
Posted by revmcconatha
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
Does anyone feel furious at times that severe depr...
No one knows unless i tell them how bad it is for me. I am the Queen of covering it up. I have had ECT and...More
Posted by carolhanna
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
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
I just need some advice
Hi, I don't really know how to do this whole confessional talking stuff but I'm just going to explain my...More
Posted by An_261273
I struggle with depression everyday and I have thought about suicide so very much lately. I really don't know...More
Posted by An_261272
Unloading here
I am struggling with loss right now, so I'm just posting here to process. My wife (of 32 glorious years) and...More
Posted by nurdmann
Girlfriend pushing me away
I had been dating my girlfriend for a little over a year. Overall our relationship was very good, though...More
Posted by An_261267
All my life I have been depressed I never wanted to engage in school, I always felt I was not good enough,...More
Posted by An_261245
I've been suffering from depression on and off for the past 4 years. I was doing really well for a while...More
Posted by An_248200
Closing in
I find myself up in the morning and ready to go .I am a morning person and enjoy the time until, I walk into...More
Posted by An_261231

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Depressed and alone
Going on six yrs ago I was diagnosed with diabetic retinopathy of the eyes....I slipped into a depressing state...More
Posted by vegas97
Does anyone else have problems with getting out of...
Some days, I wake up and feel immediate and overwhelming dread and anxiety...and a little voice in my head...More
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I am new to this site, and I joined to hopefully find some support. I was curious about people's...More
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working out
I believe there are some types of depression that are linked to chemical imbalances, ptsd situations, real...More
Posted by serg1

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