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Mood Disorders Forum

Welcome to the Mood Disorders Forum. Questions in this forum are being answered by Peter Forster, MD and topics covered are anxiety, bipolar, depression, panic disorder, post traumatic stress disorder and stress.

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Will my babe have a mental illness if i do?
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I've had some long standing problems with my mental health. Because of this, I suspect that I have some sort of mood disorder or psychological problem that needs to be resolved. I've gone through long sporadic bouts of depression sinc...
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My boyfrien of 11 years is once again very manic. He only takes his lithium as he deems fit. He did not like Lamictal. When manic, he tells me about all these beautiful women that want him but he is so faithful to me etc. He does not s...
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I have been severely depressed for over 5 years and was diagnosed with depression and anxiety last year by my current psychiatrist. Since then I tried a couple of different medications and both made me manic. I have also tried psychother...
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I'm 22/female. I've had many health problems for several yrs. I really think most of my problems are neurological and caused me to develop anxiety attacks, but I don't know. I just know that a lot of my problems started BEFORE I ever ...
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Dear Dr. I have been diagnosed with clinical depression and also suffer from health anxiety. I also suffer from a brain injury due to low oxygen levels at birth.(delayed birth) I'm a 26 year old male and have been battling depression eve...
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I'm a 32 yr old female. I'm 4' 11', 202 pds. I an on bloodpressure medication and metformin for pre diabeties. I've been to my docs several times an she says its just my anxiety but hoe does she know if she's not doing test?? I never f...
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What is an anti-depressant option for women to take while on a form of hormonal birth control? Will a daily ginseng suppliment reduce effectiveness of the Mirena IUD?
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Hello there, I am 19 year old female. I have a history of bulimia, self-mutilation and depression. 2 months ago I completely changed my lifestyle. I finally stopped purging and cutting. I started exercising every day and I changed my die...
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Thank you for the opportunity to ask another question. I saw my GP today and we spoke of my psych appt. He was pretty shocked that the psychiatrist made some of the comments he did. They had been in contact and the psychiatrist had ...
Jaquta | Last answer
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Does it make sense to take medication in order to be "mentally loose" for therapy? Have had a really bad week but are feeling calmer due to ?splitting. Cried a lot on Sunday and was probably able to do a bit of grieving. I think I m...
Jaquta | Last answer
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I hope it's ok to post this again in this forum. I've suffered from anxiety for the last year after a close family member was diagnosed with cancer. I've tried antidepressants to no avail. Either I couldn't sleep, or they made my anxi...
Epat | Last answer
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Hi, thank you for taking the time to answer my query. I am a 28 year old male. Recently i have been feeling very stressed and anxious at the thought that i might have Bipolar disorder.I have no family history of Bipolar disorder. I somet...
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Hello! I have been seeing a psychiatrist for about a year now and have been diagnosed with depression, but I am starting to believe something more is going on. A few weeks ago, I went through a week where I was having some strange tho...
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Not sure whether to post here, or anywhere else, or even at all. I've been feeling quite down since the beginning of December. I've been struggling a lot more in the past month or two. Yesterday I saw a psychiatrist for the first ti...
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Hello! Posting here really helped last time so I thought I'd ask another question here. I am in a bit of a dilemma at the moment. A couple of weeks ago I overdosed on Zoloft and ever since I have been experiencing hallucinations. ...
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Hi, I wonder if ANY1 can help me please. To be breif 1/ Long history of self harm and suicide attempts 2/ 3 long term relationships, 1 physical abusive, 2 of them mentally abusive 3/ I can be awake for days or asleep for days 4/ Hate...
cheekipixi | Last answer
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I feel disconnected from everything, literally everything. I feel like my surroundings are a complete haze, and if you take away my senses I feel like I have no inner self. Nothing feels real, everything feels fake and plastic, I on...
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My grandfather was a paranoid sczitophrenic (sorry about the spelling.) I am concern about my son, or I don't know if I should be concerned. He is 15, does not do drugs and does pretty well in school. His social life seems fine. My re...
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I am 16 and have been diagnosed with depression. I have tried two different antidepressants and both made me spiral in to a manic episodes - each ending in a suicide attempt and thus being taken off the medication. I am currently off med...
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