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    The Dark Side

    An interesting perspective ~ <object width="425" height="344"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/aZIQSCu4K_0&hl=en&fs=1&"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"></param><embed...
  2. R

    in the dark

    I am now taking Quetiapine, Venlafaxine and Mirtazapine but as far as I know I still have the diagnosis of 'depressive illness'. I am getting upset and anxious because I feel like they are keeping me in the dark. I don't know what they are thinking is wrong with me, or what their plans are...
  3. T


    so you know, im seventeen, ive recently been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, what my doctor said was 'the serious end of the spectrum, but not THE most severe'. i have been suffering since i was about 12 or 13, one week feeling on top of the world, as if i am so important that i'm not affected...
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    Healing the dark emotions

    A psychotherapist for more than 33 years, Greenspan sees the dark emotions as potentially profound spiritual teachers—if we can live mindfully with them. She knows from experience: fate has brought her the death of one child and the disability of another. Though she believes in the idea that...
  5. Enpi

    Getting Used to the Dark

    Hi all This is something that's been bothering me for a while. I've been much better in the past year. I've reduced my sh from everyday to once every few months and my depression has become less severe. I also used to feel numb and empty, but that feeling is almost gone too. I would never have...
  6. T

    Fear of sunshine

    It's not really a phobia but the size and power of the sun worries me sometimes. Also if I see an ariel veiw of the sea with all the dark and light areas, rocks and weeds - it's a worry
  7. invise

    Dark Thoughs

    Last night I got these really dark racing thoughts when I was trying to sleep, they scared me nearly to death. My head started to get really hot and almost feel like its burning, something I get often. But I could not stop thoughts running through my head. I tried to force myself to think of...
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    Various Experiences...

    Hello, I've had a problem since starting University. In fact I had to leave University on the very first or second week because of my problem. Basically, one dark night, all my anxiety finally built up in my head and everything went dark for a long time after that. Dark in the sense that I feel...
  9. scottsblue

    me and sex

    ok well i`m pritty good in the bedroom department . i just wonder, well think about it quit alot at the minute. i have alot of dark under my eyes and it makes me very paranoid when the lights go out, most people think they look better when the lights go out but not me all i think about is what...
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    New Today

    Hello, I've just discovered this site and thought it would be a good place for me to start. I am currently on an NHS 18 month waiting list, in order to actually get a diagnosis of what is wrong with me. I have done some research myself, and think I may have similar symptoms to...
  11. scottsblue

    dark under ur eyes

    ok i`ve had dark under my eyes for a while but when i can feel it getting wers, i`ve been able to pull out of it sharpish(this last few months). but with this cold wether its all i can feel on my face, its like tears dripping down my face. last time it was constant i turned into a bad alchoholic...
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    just wondering

    well i was wondering what some other peoples opinions would be, since going to the doctors would red flag my family :P any who, i am 19. i lived with my mom forever, dad died at 14, moved around alot. 50% of the family has substance problems. i remember hearing voices and lots of them talking...
  13. scottsblue


    i`m really worried about the winter, it was so cold in my flat and i moved in at easter. it goas on for so long, its always dark an freezin. it`ll be 1st winter i ever spent totally alone.:eek::scared::eek::scared:
  14. M

    hi, I am new

    Hello, I have posted once yesterday but I didnt introduce myself in introductions. I am 40 years old with 3 children of 18, 16, 11. Been married for 19 years this year. I have suffered depression on and off for the last 10 years or so but I think this goes back further. I am currently taking...