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    Borderline Personality Disorder – a feminist critique

    Borderline Personality Disorder – a feminist critique Among my many diagnoses, I have what is known in the UK as Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder (Of The Borderline Type), known elsewhere as Borderline Personality Disorder. BPD is described by Wikipedia as “a prolonged disturbance of...
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    Valdoxan withdrawal or ?

    Hi everybody, Is there anybody who had used Valdoxan? I stopped taking it 20 days ago and I'm unhappy. I don't know if this is about valdoxan or maybe a depression attack. I'm on Lamictal and Modafinil. I'm negative, unhappy, have less energy. I want to be in depression. I mean it's pulling...
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    I might have a idea about all the killings and possibly how to slow it down.

    I might have a idea about all the killings and possibly how to slow it down. As I understand it these shooters all had a serious mental health issues. I also noticed they all had friends who stated they all had serious mental problems. How come the shooters friends did not report them to some...
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    Help? Any advice appreciated.

    First post here, not too sure what im expecting from this so here goes. I'm 24 years old living in Edinburgh. I hold down a decent job in a large bank earning a decent amount of money and I live in a rented flat with two of my best friends. Life is far from miserable from the outside. Every day...
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    Pure-O about 'showing off'

    Hello, after (admittedly) bragging about something one my co-workers called me a 'show off'. For some reason my OCD locked on to this idea and I have been ruminating about it - a lot. It feels like anything good I do, anything nice I buy, any time I share any good news that I am "showing off"...
  6. bluemoon2

    Someone has told my doctors lies about my mental health

    My doctors do not believe the lies and are taking me into hospital for a period of assessment to basically slam these liars and have notified the person who sent them the email not to get back into contact with them unless it actually is serious and not the word of hearsay. My doctors have...
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    Help!!

    Hi everyone! I'm in a really bad place at the moment whatever I do I can't seem to make a difference to my mood every symptom I get I think its something serious I really hate myself aswel! I'm never going to get better I just don't know what to do anymore iv had enough of feeling like this 24/7...
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    Weirdest problem ever.

    Hi, i just registered to this forum because Im sick of all these problems I have. I am a 20 years old male. I will try to be simple as much as possible. - I get deja vu a lot and im starting to think theyre fragments of my dreams that i dont remember and its freaking me out. - Sometimes it...
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    Repeated from Local Area Forums....

    Hafal Does anyone here have any dealings with or experience of, Hafal? I have been referred to them via the Mental Health Team and after having read their website, am not sure I really fit their criteria of 'serious mental illness'.... but am having an initial meeting with them in a couple of...
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    a cat drinking tea is here

    Hi, I'm a cat drinking tea that has just found it's way here :grin: Okay, but on the more serious side, I'll tell you a bit about myself. I love tea and cats (so that's where my username comes from) :inlove: and smileys :rolleyes: I'm interested in hearing about what this community is like and...
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    Fatigue

    Does anyone else with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder have a serious problem with fatigue? About ten to twelve months after my psychotic break, I began to have a serious problem with crushing fatigue, low motivation, and an aversion to doing much of anything. By far the biggest problem...
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    trouble sleeping

    I have serious trouble sleeping at night, does anyone body else with PD suffer with there sleep?
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    Help please

    Hello all, So my dad is severly depressed, in the past 24 hours it has become a real concern of mine as on a drunken arguement with my mum I've realised how badly this is affecting his life and my mums. He truly believes he is broken and "wants it all to end" (i.e. taking his life) and it...
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    What does it take for Tories to feel compassion for the poor? We can now take 'mental illness' off the list

    What does it take for Tories to feel compassion for the poor? We can now take 'mental illness' off the list When most people see a person in the depths of despair or on the brink of suicide, they see a vulnerable person in need of help and compassion. Although not if you're Iain Duncan Smith...
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    hearing voices in your own voice

    ok so lately i have been hearing voices in my own voice in my head anyone else have this? if so what illness was you diagnosed with? i also hear other voices all different sometimes upto 15 a week they are getting more serious in what they say its not like their talking to me just sounds...
  16. Gajolene

    Social Anxiety Disorder Linked to High Serotonin Levels,

    Social Anxiety Disorder Linked to High Serotonin Levels, Throwing Treatment with SSRIs into Serious Question | Depression and other mental health problems are at epidemic levels judging by the number of antidepressants prescribed each year. According to CDC data,1 one in 20 Americans over the...
  17. LoneKnight

    i live in music

    i have a hard time talking to people again with this -__- but its true i try to talk to them i mean i see them all happy and exited and since i'm more of a calm and layed back guy they think something wrong with me so that's one reason the other is my face is a bit serious i'm like "this is my...
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    Here Goes

    I'm actually at my wits end despite superficially appearing to have it all. I run a medium sized business and find it totally wearing. 60hr weeks are the norm every week and I worry about every aspect all of the time. Holidays are ruined with problems and the bickering amongst staff who I...
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    New Here :)

    Hey everyone! I'm Field of Roses and I'm 19. From the US. :) I found these forums Googling. It seems nice here! Well, I need people to talk to. I have my doctor's appointment tomorrow. I am so nervous because it's very serious. Pretty much I feel like nothing is real anymore. I've been hearing...
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    Obsessed about and yet hate photos

    Hi all, I have this compulsion to take photos all the time. But they have to be perfect. I feel the need to document my life as I am constantly terrified of it slipping away and I feel this sinking horror that I am letting it slip by. It's almost as if I need to prove to myself in the future...
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