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  • 1 day ago

    Getting help with anxiety

    I am considering talking to a professional about my anxiety issues for the first time. Wondering how to get started. I do not have a primary doctor but I do have a regular OBGYN. Is this the person I should start with?
  • 1 day ago

    Morning Anxiety

    I awake almost daily 4-6 hours after going asleep and then cannot get back to sleep. Sometimes I'm anxious to start and sometimes not, but my mind gets active and then I usually have some anxious thoughts. What can I do to break this cycle?
  • 3 days ago


    Been dealing with horrible depression BDD BPD AND over eating for years. No family support. No friends. Don't know how this site works. Thinking about looking into an inpatient program. Need help. Don't know where to start. Every year things get worse
  • 3 days ago

    Delusions of guilt/sin-- who to see

    Hello WebMD. whoever you are, thank you for clicking through to read. i am looking for some advice as to what type of a professional to see about some problems i have been having. as well as honestly a place to vent a bit if you'll i am a 19-year-old female with OCD but no diagnosis of schizophrenia or any schizophreniform disorder. i was diagnosed with OCD when i was four years old. at age 7, i was diagnosed with mood disorder NOS by a different psychiatrist which my parents took me too for....
  • 3 days ago

    Panic attacks in many different situations...

    Hello - I am in my late 30s and have experienced panic attacks since I was in high school. I had a really bad car accident and then had my first one while driving shortly afterwards. At first, it was just driving in certain situations, but in the next few years other things would trigger it. Not only highways, bridges, tunnels and multi-lane roads, but soon high places, tall buildings (can't even go to the mall 2nd floor) elevators... you get the idea. I went to my regular doctors since the start....
  • 3 days ago

    Schizoaffective adult. Q about childhood hallucinations

    I'm a 31 year old female diagnosed with Schizoaffective disorder. My visual hallucinations started about 5 years ago. They happen on & off, but mostly off. My auditory hallucinations started about 3 years ago, occur 24 hrs a day, and haven't stopped since. When I was a child, about age 8 I can remember hearing a deep voice in my head, yelling at the top of its lungs something indistinguishable. This happened several times. I remember it was always happened when an incident occured, like....
  • 4 days ago

    Need thoughts

    I here and I am going to try and make this simple...I was recently diagnoised with anxiety...I am on 25mg of zoloft a day...I think my biggest thing is my intrusive harmful thoughts and I am starting to wonder if this is anxiety or something bigger...any thoughts?
  • 6 days ago

    Medication for depression with teens?

    My 13 year old daughter has been seeing a therapist for a couple of months for anxiety related issues. Yesterday, I discovered she had been cutting herself and now her therapist wants to start her on medications that treat depression. She prescribed remeron and abilify. Does anyone on here have any experience with these meds with a teenager? I am deferring to my therapists expertise on this issue, but the thought of putting her on meds makes me very nervous. Any advice would be greatly appreciated....
  • 6 days ago

    New and Need Support

    I've been depressed and hated myself (and the way I look) since I was 8 years old. Now I'm 46 and suffer from obesity, diabetes, osteoarthritis, fibroymyalgia, depression, anxiety, panic disorder, PTSD and social anxiety. I'm dealing with alot of past trauma. I've been in several physically, emotionally, verbally abusive relationships. I've been raped many times. I've been drugged and raped. I believe I'm so fat and disgusting that I shouldn't be allowed to even leave....
  • 7 days ago


    How long does it usually take for Lexapro to begin working? Is feeling groggy and nauseated normal in the first few days?