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    Really lost and worse, I'm unemployed

    How do I begin? To cut the long story short, I have been diagnosed with OCD in my teens and I am now in my 30s. The OCD is not the bigger problem however although it disrupts my life. Ever since I was 9 I had poor coordination. I could never play sports properly and got told off(read yelled at)...
  2. S

    Poor social skills and the opposite sex

    Just joined I never talk about my issues with anyone and even if I did I have no one to talk to anyway so thought to give this a shot. Have always had poor social skills it has dominated my life I have gone through the last twenty years with no friends no family (apart from parents) I have...
  3. Fairy Lucretia

    crying my heart out

    just seen some photos of my nephews who are in foster care because my sister had a breakdown will probably never see them in RL again they are so beautiful what a shame what a waste ,my poor beautiful sister :cry:
  4. J

    Could I have borderline personality disorder even if I don't self harm?

    Could I have borderline personality disorder even if I don't self harm? I looked up the disorder recently and it seems there's a lot of similarities but I have never wanted to hurt myself in any way. I am more likely to want to hurt others than actually myself generally when distressed. I mean...
  5. F

    Social anxiety and social skills

    Written by Sarah DeWeerdt In autism, social difficulties may set the stage for anxiety | Spectrum | Autism Research News My social skills are regarded as very poor. I have fairly severe SA.
  6. A

    Poor memory go on to dementia?

    Are people with poor memories more likely to develop dementia?
  7. C

    I'm Scared

    The Republicans are planning on cutting Social Security benefits and then eliminating them. My husband and I rely on those benefits to survive. My husband is a senior, and I'm disabled. We will be on the street, as will my girlfriend and everybody in my apartment complex. I may even lose my...
  8. cpuusage

    Study Finds Sexist Attitudes Linked to Poor Mental Health in Men

    Study Finds Sexist Attitudes Linked to Poor Mental Health in Men Adherence to stereotypically sexist masculine beliefs such as self-reliance, power over women, and playboy behavior are linked to poor mental health outcomes
  9. cpuusage

    The Return of the Prefab. Britains Journey Back to the 50's Almost Complete.

    The Return of the Prefab. Britains Journey Back to the 50's Almost Complete. The Return of the Prefab. Britain's Journey Back to the 50's Almost Complete. | The Druids Loom "With the prefab making a comeback, Senior Conservative ministers are celebrating the almost complete regression of...
  10. J

    Staying In Bed All Day Every Day

    Hi - Does anyone else do this - I can hardly bear to be awake. Found out this week that I'm Anaemic which is probably from hardly eating and a poor diet. What a waste of a life. Sorry - should be under Depression Forum
  11. R


    I just joined this site hoping that I can get some help from people who know what I'm going through. I have GAD and have been in abusive relationships due to poor self worth.
  12. Lincoln1990


    It's been confirmed that there were two fatalities. That poor family :low:
  13. F

    Heavy marijuana users have abnormal brain structure and poor memory

    Teens who were heavy marijuana users—smoking it daily for about three years—had abnormal changes in their brain structures related to working memory and performed poorly on memory tasks, reports a new Northwestern Medicine study. A poor working memory predicts poor academic performance and...
  14. O

    OCD with poor insight...confused

    I am currently dealing with purely obsessional OCD focused on obsessing over the fact that I can't stop obsessing which will lead to endless ruminations. I know this sounds confusing but it is thoroughly anxiety provoking to me as I am fearing that I may lose control over my mind and end up a...
  15. Fairy Lucretia

    ah ha!!

    sorry for another post 30 seconds after my last post something just struck me im miserable and suicidal because im not poor anymore when we had no money that was a constant worry and I was slightly consumed with and obsessed with oh god how are we going to pay for such and such , but now mum has...
  16. D

    disorganized schizophrenia

    Hi, ive been diagnosed with disorganized schizophrenia and keep hearing it has a poor prognosis. Any have it and had success treating your symptoms?
  17. lithiumragdollcholy

    I'm new.. just making my presence known...

    Hi everyone. My name is Choly. I'm 27 and a mother of 2. I suffer from bipolar ll, ptsd and severe anxiety. Been in treatment since I was 4 and now 23yrs later I'm right back to guinea pigging. I've NEVER been on this many meds and supplements in my life. I get so discouraged. My poor mental...
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    Keep on trying.

    Nobody is perfect, we've all made mistakes. The important thing is try and keep trying. I sent an email to my friend, i didn't get a reply. I don't know if to send another or assume that she does not wish to speak to me. I've left it a little while, is it worth trying again. We were very...
  19. C

    Bitch from Hell Here!

    Poor wee old, snoring Cavalier - and me threatening murder, lol! Not a joke at 2 in the morning when I am struggling for shuteye!! poor lass - she could have landed a better owner. Had her near 10 years - she is not going anywhere - but I feel guilty. (no I CANNOT make her sleep downstairs at...
  20. cpuusage

    The Poor

    EVER WONDER WHERE OUR OLD SAYINGS CAME FROM? HERE YA GO! They used to use urine to tan animal skins, so families used to all pee in a pot & then once a day it was taken & Sold to the tannery.......if you had to do this to survive you were "Piss Poor" But worse than that were the really poor...