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Often times when I talk about living with my disorder or my mental illness I refer to the fact that I have lived with this albatross for over thirty years. Sometimes, I am dumbfoun...
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31st Dec 2013
Hey all Finding it a bit of a struggle at the moment, managed to get through Christmas (eventually) and now its New Year which seems to be drawing closer and closer :( I managed to...
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29th Dec 2013
What if I could prove without contest that it really would be better for everyone if I just did it? Who could deny me then? Surely it would be okay if I could show you all that the...
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28th Dec 2013
Dear Ana, When you approached me I was as naive. I truly believed you were helping me. You told me to stop eating sweets and fat. Me and parents had no problem with that. You make ...
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12th Dec 2013
It was by mere chance that I was born this way. There was no divine plan, no omnipotent overseer of my fate. It seems to me to be a ludicrous pretension that any heavenly king woul...
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10th Dec 2013
Irritability Inability to experience pleasure Fatigue or loss of energy Physical and mental sluggishness Appetite or weight changes Sleep problems Concentration and memory problems...
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07th Dec 2013
As tears steam down my face, I wonder if you realise the pain you are causing me. I look out of my bedroom window searching for that one ray of light. I desperately reach out to it...
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20th Nov 2013
Often I'd have extreme suicidal thoughts, feelings of shame, guilt and also anger. My imagination was very dark. It all caused me to be cerebrally fatigued. The constant noise in m...
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18th Nov 2013
Firstly an update: Back in April I wrote a blog post titled 'Me vs Mental health and a mountain', about my experiences of depression and anxiety, and how I would be raising money f...
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11th Nov 2013
Dear Depression, Unfortunately I think it is time we said goodbye. This has been a difficult decision to reach but I really think it is for the best. You have been with me through ...
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04th Nov 2013