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Sleep Paralysis or Sleep Possession

hi I’m 17 years old I just have a question about something thats been occurring to me for a while now…lately I’ve been having dreams where I find myself completely paralyzed, and in some of those dreams I feel a presence of some sort. A couple of months ago I had dream, I was watching TV in my living room when the TV started buzzing, then some breeze happened a few seconds after that it...
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Trouble Sleeping and Anxiety because of Work

I’m asking this about my mother, her information is what I filled out above. She has anxiety about work, and she rarely stops worrying about it. She says she has trouble sleeping and often dreams about work; also if she wakes up she will start thinking about it and not sleep for the rest of the night. She’s a doctor who owns her own practice, and the reason I’m asking this now is that...
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Sudden Paralysis

I suddenly freeze. Cannot move, except eyeballs. Cannot talk, my tongue plants itself on the roof of my mouth, and then my jaw drops. I am in whatever position I was in sometimes for over a hour. Other people can move me, but I will stay in that position that they leave me in. My mind is conscious, and aware of my surroundings. Sometimes I tremor or shake a little, especially my head. Sometime...
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Imaginary Friend that Is Real

Hi have lots of problems in my life, Since my divorce I’ve been hearing voices for 11 years and sometimes getting to this stage where I don’t know if I’m a sleep or not and scary things happen, but my problem is I have this friend that no one else can see but me and we talk a lot and I see him and feel him. He helps me from my other voices that...
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Am I Going Through a Phase or What?

From the : This question is probably me just trying to get attention. Or just a 12 year old totally overreacting. And this whole thing probably won’t make any sense, but I really don’t know what to think anymore. So back in March I noticed that sometimes I was unable to inhale deeply and it would be like that for 20-30 minutes. Worried, I consulted google and saw that it could be associated with...
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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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