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Share Your Depression Success Story / Encouragement For Others on the Journey...(NEW POST! Long overdue!)

Inspiration Quotes for Depression - What others have left for you!

What does your depression look like?

What things do you do to avoid/handle your depression?

Share your Depression Life Lessons and Goals

Frequently Asked Questions about Depression (for Merri Ellen)

Share your favourite Fish and SeaFood Recipes (Food that has been connected with mental health)

Depression News and Research

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Please love me...  
Every wife that ever walk on this entire planet... Wanted only one thing, to have a happy family and be loved by their husband. But that is not the …

Help 
I've joined here so that I can not only get help for myself and to help with my depression, but so I can help my best friend. I am going to recommend this …

I feel low 
Im being pushed further and further away from my husband.he doesnt tell me he loves me anymore.when we go out it feels like i dont even exist cos his attention,focus …

venlafaxine 
I have just been prescribed this and although fought hard to try and manage matters without meds, I started rising with nauseous feeling and had become …

I need help with my loved one. 
Hey, I've been with my girlfriend for almost 2 years now and she was diagnosed with depression before we met. she told me it was because of a horrible …

Making friends 
I've always had problems developing new relationships. I grew up in a small town and had the same friends since childhood so I never really had to make …

I Want A Happy Family 
Firstly, here's a lil' background of me then how I come to be what I think, depressed. My mother is divorced since I was 18 yrs old & she single-handedly …

I want to end my life 
I am very depressed in life. And my problem is my father and other people around me. No one seems to understand me and the way I see things. In my case, …

Seriously?! 
(One reader's doubting comments with Merri Ellen's encouraging remarks at the bottom...) I?m sorry but I find this a complete heap of rubbish. I understand …

SOO... 
after being with the love of my life for 3 years and having a kid together she decided that she wanted to be with someone else leaving me homeless and …

high histamine depression 
My first allergic reaction was eczema, which began when I was a 4 yo. At 16, I developed chronic sinusitis. I had many allergy tests over the years, but …

The Help I Found for Treatment-Resistant Depression: TMS 
I want to share my personal experience about struggling with “treatment-resistant” depression on-and-off for the last 14 years, and to tell you about the …

Really about to lose it 
I had a baby 7 months ago and ever since I was pregnant I dont know how to handle everything. After my daughter was born I felt alright, I was excited …

Will i feel like myself again? 
I cannot begin to tell you how my brain feels. I wont even bother to tell you how my heart hurts from this dreadful painful killer, depression, but what …

Mixing Meds w/ Welbutrin 
I am currently taking Adderall(30mg) for ADD, Zoloft (100mg.) for depression/anxiety, and just started Wellbutrin(150mg.twice daily)to help me stop smoking. …

Anyone Else ? 
My depression is not treatable,I've been to psychiatrists and counseling for years and years with no benefits...I have taken most of the anti-depressants, …

REAL depression 
(A negative comment with Merri Ellen's response below...) I been suffering from depression for 25 years. When I saw this website about cure-your-depression …

Fatigue 
Hello all, My body has been suffering from, extreme fatigue. Example, Regardless how long I sleep. I am never awakened, feeling rested. I am still just …

Anna 
Hi all, I want to get off the medication merri-go-round. They either don't work, stop working or have such dreadful side effects and getting off them …

The Help I Found: TMS 
It's called Transcranial Mangetic Stimulation therapy (TMS). It ended fourteen years of episodes of "treatment-resistant" clinical depression for me. …

Please love me...  Not rated yet
Every wife that ever walk on this entire planet... Wanted only one thing, to have a happy family and be loved by their husband. But that is not the …

holding tightly to God has really helped so far. Not rated yet
i became depressed after i had my last child and few weeks i discovered i have a breast abscess,i never new anything like that can happen to a person by …

Tierd of being and felling lonely Not rated yet
I want friends and a G.F. but i don't trust any one enough to let them in and be honest with them about my depression and anxiaty. i'm afrade of them judging …

Does any one ells fell like there just fakeing it. Not rated yet
Some times i think i'm slowly geting better, but i'm not i'm geting worse. Mayby i'm just faking it trying to convinc my self i'm getting better. lateley …

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End oF Severe Depression Not rated yet
. . . . . . .first i am going to narrate my story in order to help people releive from depression permanently. . . . . . . . I faught against depression …

Wisdom Not rated yet
“A person creating a space in his life for something that he doesn't deserve at all gets readily someone whom he doesn't desire in all.”~Anuj Somany

Does anybody know a chat room for a mental support group website? Not rated yet
Does anybody know a chat room for a mental support group website? I have added a web chat room to our support group. It works pretty well on my mobile …

SUCCESS Not rated yet
Success lives with no address as people keep searching it in spite of making any amount or level of progress. - Anuj Somany.

The Greatest Accomplishment Not rated yet
"One of the greatest accomplishments in any person's life is if he can trust someone other than himself, wholeheartedly, and sustain it faithfully all …

Info about serotonin, can "fixing" it be the key to "curing" depression Not rated yet
Help! I was “blindsided” by depression about 5 months ago, and it has my mind racing about what is causing it and how to “get out”. The depression itself …

Hope this helps someone Not rated yet
Hello everyone I am not much of a blogger, but I had to post to a couple of forums, my story, hoping that it would help someone else. I have suffered …

Depression in College Not rated yet
I'm in my first year of college and struggling due to my depression. It's not that I find the course work hard, but I do not think I fit into the college …

Need help with a loved one. Not rated yet
Hi, My girlfriend broke up with me a couple of years ago, and she never really explained why but I accepted it. However, last year she was admitted to …

My last few weeks of hell Not rated yet
I've never gotten anxiety and depression this badly before, but the last couple weeks I had a major attack with lingering depression and insomnia. Just …

need help with my love Not rated yet
hello, from what i have read i'm not the only one looking for help with a loved one. my gf of a year and a half has a history of depression. the …

heartbroken Not rated yet
iam currently involved in a one year live in relationship with a man that i love. i belive he loves me too. We both have been having a lot of issues with …

Question about keeping a log of what you eat. Not rated yet
How do you know if a certain food makes you depressed? I am keeping a log of everything I eat, but how would I know if the food is causing depression? …

pinata Not rated yet
I don't know how "~" above the "n" When I was child I got teased being a pinata and always made me depressed until a friend define it for me. "A pinata …

Being a caregiver for a loved one with depression. Not rated yet
How does the caregiver stay strong when he/she feels like the person with depression is slipping through their fingers? Sincerely, Lisa Caregiver …

Will I ever have a bigger dream than dying?  Not rated yet
Hi, My name is Tori. I am 17. I never remember being happy in the photos I see a smile but I know it was never real. I smiled because I was supposed …

Lazer Acupuncture TEM Not rated yet
Hello everyone, having the opportunity to translate evidence for a new medical technique derived from acupuncture, I am offering this testimony of a …

Sam-e side effects Not rated yet
My daughter is 20 years old and due to depression starting taking Sam-e 400mg a day. It has been about 10 - 12 weeks. The results have been fantastic for …

Painkillers without side effects Not rated yet
Scientists may have found a substance that blocks chronic pain but doesn't appear to cause the unwanted side effects of other painkillers. Researchers …

asking for help? Not rated yet
Im 22, Ive been dealing with depression since I was 17. My friends and family know that Ive had my "episodes" but dont really know the intensity of it. …

unemployed and depressed Not rated yet
will I ever get another job? ANSWER: I remember feeling that once too. I felt hopeless but I trusted, prayed and someone snatched me up and offered …

Existential Crisis Not rated yet
I've been struggling with anxiety and depression for about a month and a half now. I have to ask...has anyone else experienced an existential crisis …

i wanna die Not rated yet
i think about cutting my body and burning it and hurting myself in any way all day long. at night, i have nightmares, so real and bloody. im scared. i …

i am so sad i am thinking of killing myself right now Not rated yet
i have reached a wall in my emotions and it is growing around me and i am suffocating with sadness. my soul is so badly damaged i want to take these pills …

not sure if depression is coming again Not rated yet
Hi For the last 2 years in a row about Maytime I have had depression, post natal the doctor thinks, last year was very very bad and I had to go on prozac. …

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Appetite Not rated yet
An initial symptom of my depression which started nearly nine months ago was the loss of my appetite. I really had to force myself to eat with no enjoyment …

Goldenyearshell! Not rated yet
I never anticipated things could be so miserable at my age! I'm going to find who started the "Golden Years" propaganda and we're going to have a come-to-Jesus …

If my best friend has fallen into a manic depression state and tells me leave him alone.. Not rated yet
I have a best friend who suffers from bi-polar depression, he has recently been suffering with the depression side, he tells me he needs space and went …

clearskies Not rated yet
Which of the six were hardest to implement?

deep one Not rated yet
I am and I mean I am on my way to try to be straight and narrow but not narrow minded! ask me and I will tell ya, what a role I was playing in my life!!macrybaby@gmail.co …

Question about Sam-e Not rated yet
I followed the link in the FAQ section to the About.com article about using Sam-e as a supplement to help fight depression. It says a daily dose of …

depression can be handled ...by YOURSELF Not rated yet
i am one of those people who is suffering from depression since last 15 yrs & is under medication, i have been taking medication on regular basis. there …

me Not rated yet
i am depressed. i am 15 years old and cry at least 3 times a day, sometimes for no reason. i like to be by myself and i get easily frustrated with people. …

Step 5- Seek out friends. Ya right. Not rated yet
Its good to be around friends and relatives when your depressed I agree. The problem is they don't want to be around you. Friends and relatives can handle …

i am having depression how i can cope out from it help me Not rated yet
i am having depression how i can cope out from it help me ANSWER: Hi Ramu, Thanks for asking for help. Please take advantage of our e-course …

Cure for depression Not rated yet
Depression is a real disease and it is absolutely treatable. Similar to other illnesses, depression may get worse day by day if proper treatment has not …

Further Instruction on Finding JOY Not rated yet
I have just finished the six steps to cure depression and I am on my way to feeling a world better about myself inside and out. I was shopping at …

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