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Day One on Fluoxetine

As I am not by any stretch a morning person, I thought I would chose 6pm as prozac time. That’s the same time I used to try to take my combi birth control when I was a teenager… 191 more words

Mental Health

The treatment that may no longer be there?

When I was 18 years old (around 2001) I decided to get help for depression, I had felt it building up since my mid-teens and I reached a point where I was growing concerned for myself. 1,130 more words



I don’t quite believe it. It’s been months of complete despair, racing thoughts, extreme fatigue and complete hopelessness and detachment from the world. Time has past quickly and I don’t really recall most of it. 375 more words


Medication- Why I Hated It & What Changed My Mind

Hey Guys,

Recently on social media I have seen negative posts surrounding medication, and while it’s not always the solution, I believe it is an option that should be explored. 415 more words

Mental Health

Generalized Anxiety Disorder

The DSM-V criteria for Generalized Anxiety Disorder (F41.1) includes excessive anxiety and worry for at least 6 months. The subject of “apprehensive expectation” is about a number of events or activities (not just one thing). 463 more words

To Burn Out or to Fade Away--I'll Take Fade.

For most of my life, I assumed that everyone else in the world considered suicide in varying frequencies or degrees. I didn’t know why professionals made such a big, stinking deal over the mention of it, I just learned very early NOT to mention it around certain people and to outright lie to others: Have I had any thoughts of suicide? 601 more words


Midnight Blogging/Rambling Thoughts

It seems to be a theme for me as I have no day time creativity. Nothing comes to mind as I sit at a laptop in the day time but I can tap away on my smartphone until I fall asleep. 390 more words