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My Boyfriend Has Sex with Me when I’m Asleep

My boyfriend and I have been dating for nearly 5 years, since our junior year of high school. We have not had sex for various reasons. He is religious, and I suffer from panic attacks during intimacy. We used to fool around in high school, coming very close to sex at least once, but we never actually did the deed. A couple years into our relationship, I started to suffer really badly from anxiety....
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Burning Mind

Hello, Am not too sure if this site can answer my question but here’s my situation. Every night, I have intense dreams or nightmares that takes it tolls on my mind every morning when I wake up. I feel a burning sensation in the back of my mind and it causes great weakness whereby it gets difficult to wake up or even sometimes make me feels dizzy. Those dreams and becoming unbearable to me...
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Can’t Fall Asleep with Anyone But My Ex

I have difficulties falling asleep when in bed with someone else. It has occurred with a handful of different men in different beds. I will either sleep for one or two hours or not at all. This has happened consistently for over four years all for the exception of my ex-boyfriend. I would be able to sleep with him no problem and in various beds. What allows me to sleep with him but no...
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Possible Schizophrenia?

I am 37 years old and over the past week I have begun hearing voices, sort of, it’s more like random words and gibberish that pop into my head on and off, mostly when I’m tired or falling asleep. I have been under a great deal of stress in my professional and private life for the past two months and I cannot get a good night’s sleep as I find myself waking up every...
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I Think I Have Depression

From the United Arab Emirates: So i’m 15 years old, and i think i have depression, along with other mental issues that had been proven by tests online (I know its not a professional diagnoses but i had to get and idea if there’s something wrong with me) So it all started on Christmas when suddenly i got sad for no apparent reason and lost interest in all activities so i just stayed home...
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Anxiety, Depression, Chronic Insomnia

Hello. My name is Mila. For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been a very anxious person. I am also a loner, spend most of my time by myself, a typical introvert. I have been taking Xanax for a while and it was helping with my anxiety. Lately, I’ve been under increased stress (job situation, financial problems, complete loneliness) and my anxiety went out of control. I stopped sleeping at all, fall...
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I Feel Like I’m Going Crazy

From a California teen: Ever since about 4 months ago I have lived through the worse time of my life.(prior to that when I was around 14 I started going through a depression which has lasted 3 years until now.) I started having intrusive thoughts when i was out drunk and possibly high (can’t remember) with friends, basically i was scared some neighbor was going to come out and kill me and my friends...
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I’m Scared of Myself & Others: Should I Check Into A Mental Hospital?

I rarely sleep for anything more than 3 hours every few days and when I finally do, I don’t even feel like I’m sleeping. I feel like I’m just laying there wide awake, watching the minutes tick by til I wake. I’ve been trying to get more sleep out nothing eotks. At times I will twitch violently and spasm. If left alone for too long I begin hearing a voice, muffled but still clear...
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A Dream Has Me Puzzled

I had a dream, not just an ordinary dream, but it was very very real. I’m a Christian and very active in my church. In my dream, there is a woman whom I’ve never dated although I find her attractive. I’ve never had sexual thoughts about her. In the dream I go in a room, she is in bed but under the covers, nothing showing. There were several mirrors on the wall but covered...
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I’m Always Tired

From the : Hi, I’m 13 and I usually get 9-12 hours of sleep and I read that’s recommended but I’m still feeling tired all day. I usually take naps at around 4 or 5 so I end up going to sleep at sun rise. I was wondering why I can only fall asleep at sun rise and why even though I get 9-12 hours of sleep, I’m still tired all day. I also...
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My Mother Is Numbing Herself

From the : My mother is going through a horrible divorce, and I’m afraid she isn’t dealing with it, just numbing herself. She has prescribed medication that I believe are interacting with each other. She sleep walks now and may be over-dosing herself, She doesn’t remember. I want to take her to a rehab but she is terrified of hospitals and is generally treated like trash by the personnel because she smokes. This morning...
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13-Year-Old Brother Has Changed for the Worse

He lies, fights with his parents, only wants to either sleep or hang out with friends. Please help. I would be ever so grateful to you. My cousin brother recently turned 13. He used to be an observing, caring, sharing, helping little boy from when he was an infant. He was also very brilliant, and though he never liked studies, he showed interest and was skilled in many housewifely (helping mom, tidying his wardrobe)...
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