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100 Days on Prozac

I have been taking fluoxetine for my panic disorder every morning, for 100 days. And man, has it helped me. 100 days ago I was terrified of the adverse effects or potential uselessness. 285 more words

Anxiety

Fluoxetine

I’ve been taking this medication for around 5 months now, and I still don’t know how I feel about it. Admittedly I am a much more functioning human being with being able to go out, enjoy myself and not be hauled up in bed every second of every day. 212 more words

Antidepressants

Gym

I’m sat here trying to find the motivation to go to the gym. I enjoyed it before I went on holiday, and began to try and lose weight the healthy way; eating less and moving more. 168 more words

Antidepressants

Please allow me to be your antidepressant

In the two-ish years since my diagnosis of anxiety and depression, I have been forced onto a variety of tablets designed to make me feel better. 131 more words

Antidepressants

Getting worse

The question I’ve been asked more frequently in recent weeks is whether I’ve heard from the hospital. This, while showing concern and interest, is beginning to feel like a burden for me. 599 more words

Let's Talk Anxiety

Anxiety disorders are the most prolific mental health conditions. 1 in 7 Australians will encounter a form of anxiety disorder in their life. Anxiety can take many different forms including; generalized anxiety, OCD, social anxiety, separation anxiety, PTSD, phobia, and my personal friend: panic attacks. 977 more words

Mia Pisano

Medication

I wanted to write a piece on Medication, as it always is one of those taboo subjects that people discuss. But before I do I want to make one thing extremely clear. 631 more words

Counselling