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    HI Folks, I am very much looking forward to the cruise holiday coming up. I wanted to update and I'll verify with parents tomorrow, I seemingly have indirect confirmation at the moment, and they were apparently talking the other evening, that, we won't be going to our other holiday...
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    Hi - New to this . . .not forums, but expressing some of the challenges that seem to have been thrown (seemingly unfairly) my way . . . Hope you can all help! Cheers

    Scientists identify part of the brain that makes schizophrenia sufferers hear 'voices'

    Scientists identify part of the brain that makes schizophrenia sufferers hear 'voices' ​Magnetic pulses have seemingly been working. Cause for hope? Scientists identify part of the brain that makes schizophrenia sufferers hear 'voices'
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    Questions about DID

    With DID Can alters know about having it while the main host questions it? How fast can the switches be, and can they be involuntary? Could they be sudden and seemingly without warning? Can alters have different illnesses themselves?
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    Last resort

    Hey everyone, my name is James and I wish I had a flashier, better way of introducing myself, but in times of desperation, that's not always possible. I come to you seeking advice and reassurance. All my life I've suffered from anxiety and depression, with occasional bouts of self harm and...
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    "Shoot the Damn Dog' author Sally Brampton dies

    Sally Brampton, journalist and writer, dies aged 60 - BBC News (contains suicide specifics) Of all the 'celebrity' deaths this year, this one has stunned me the most, though actually, I"m not massively surprised. I feel a bit 'hit by a truck' for a few reasons..... I didn't know Sally at all...
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    What things do you want to know most about voices?

    What is most important to you, to know about voices? For example, Who are they? Where did they come from? What do they want? How do I stop them? How do I live with them? For me, it's learning to tap into their potential usefulness. Like personal assistants or a self-support network. Sometimes...

    Seemingly I am racist.

    This is what the voices tell me. I went to a normal school, I have had normal jobs, I have had normal friends, so no, I do not think I am. Thanks.
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    Hi All, I'm afraid this is the best I can do........ I dip in here sometimes, and I feel supported by reading some of your experiences........ And I hope sharing some of mine gives some support............ More than that and the internet world sends me freaking.......... Here's...
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    Retreats /Clinics

    Hi just wondered if anyone could help recommend any clinics /retreats in northern india to help treat my father after 18 months off having severe chemical manic depression . We seemingly have exhausted the NHS system and now need to look at other options further a field . Have been looking at...