I have had ups and downs when it has come to my anti-depressant. One of my biggest upsets during my medicine taking days was my weight gain. Over the past year, I have gained thirty pounds, and it was a rollercoaster to try and get it off. I haven't made much progress getting my weight … Continue reading Off the Meds (the road to recovery)
I have suffered with allergies all my life so it isn't a big deal to be congested or to sneeze a ton. I've been doing it since I was little. I personally hate when pollen comes to stick around because that's when everything goes down hill for me. I would rather just have a three … Continue reading When Allergies Attack
Since my dose on my anti-depressant was upped I have no need for my anxiety medicine as much. I used to take it twice a day but now I'm down to one. It's feels great. You all know I don't like taking my meds. I don't like taking medicine period. I also don't like the … Continue reading No Anxiety Medicine
Recently I got my medicine upped. It wasn’t a shock. I knew my meds were strong enough even though I had them upped once before. Recently I’ve been calm, very calm. I didn’t realize this was a thing. If this is what other people feel like, I needed this a long time ago. What I … Continue reading They Upped My Meds
What is OCD? Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Not Overly Cleaning Dysfunction. I couldn’t think of anything else that was close. But it doesn’t mean cleaning all the time. I get tired of people thinking that. Cleaning can be a compulsion, but there are many more things. OCD is a mental illness that falls under anxiety but … Continue reading What Isn’t OCD?
I started taking birth control not too long ago, but for me, the decision wasn't easy; there were a few hiccups along the way. For starters, I was scared to take the pill. This may sound crazy to you, but I was scared I was just going to start having sex. This logic makes no … Continue reading OCD Caused Me to Not Take Birth Control