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I'm Matt from ohio just laying here with my little one and I've been dealing with anxiety and depression for 4 months this time and all I want is my life back

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Stay strong it's picking up the pieces what it feels like here I just am in the midst of it too

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Y does it feel like it's taking so long this time to get over. I was fine for years and then out of nowhere it hit me. I just want my life back.

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This crap sucks I wish I never had it.

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I completely understand try to do something tonight for some relief a hot shower a cake

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Are you on any medication? Do you have any emotional support?

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I'm on medication not sure how much it's helps and my support is not the best I'm just trying to hang in there.

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I know sometimes that's all you can do is try to hang in there. Sometimes everyday is a struggle. I get it. Which medication and how long have you been on it?

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I'm currently on zoloft and effexor I've been on zoloft for about 10 years or so and the effexor I just started a few weeks ago.

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Did the Zoloft help when you first started it? Will you keep taking both ?

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Yes I felt fine on zoloft for years I never had a problem until I stopped taking it 3 years ago and ever since then I been going through anxiety and depression on and off now.i don't know if I'll keep taking both or not.

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Zoloft works well for people who can take it. You may just have to stay on it.

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I will support you use this to vent at will

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Thanks

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Hey Matt. You said you were fine for a long time and then it came back. Sometimes identifying the "trigger" can help work through it. I'm glad you're here.

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Yes I was fine for along time all I did was take a couple of days off work to do things around the house and then I went back and this all started.

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Are you on meds? I have had anxiety and depression for the past 8 months. Some days are better than others. Do you have a therapist ? It's really important.

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I've been on medication for 10 years or so. And ya i have a counselor

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Hi! My name is Brenda & I've posted a few times about my thyroid. However, this is a different problem. He now has me on Xanax because I'm dealing with several problems. I live with my mother who is 95 yrs. old & I'm 65. But now I'm concerned about some of the signs of dementia she may have. My sister also sees some of the same. Also, I'm disabled from an accident & it's really difficult for me to share some of the responsibilities of cooking, cleaning the house; but I do all I can. Mother still drives ..no problem but I do worry about her. I guess I just need some moral support & lots of prayers! Merry Christmas! Brenda

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I would see a therapist that is what I do go on psychology today and look for one in your area

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Hi Matt. You are not alone. I have been going through the same exact thing for the passed 6 months. We can definitely get our life back. Have you taken the step to see a therapist? I finally took the first step to see one. We are here to support one another. Do it for your little one.

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I have a therapist but things don't seem to be better I'm just here going through the emotions every day. I feel like I'm drunk all the time like it's depersonalization I don't know just hate all of this.

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I need help

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Do u see anybody?

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Do u see anybody

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Hi! I've not posted for a while. I'm still on antidepressants (25 years+); now I am also on Xanax. .5 mg. Some of my problems are associated with a fall down stairs--stroke, displaced bones in foot, hair coming out & many more. I am so distressed. My faith & prayer life help me get through the day, plus the 8 different meds I'm on. I can't remember any happy days. Thank you! Brenda

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