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Does anyone still believe that depression is not a real illness and those that have? watch

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    it are attention seeking?

    Because I would love to punch you on the face.
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    No, I do believe that depression is a real illness. I do however believe that feeling depressed and suffering from depression are two totally different things but a lot of the time, people just lump the two together. We all feel depressed occasionally but not all of us will ever suffer from depression.
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    What is it with all your threads recently?

    Please go to your GP asap. It sounds like you're really struggling and making thread after thread on a student website which will probably start some arguments is not going to help you.

    EDIT: To answer the question, I am mentally ill myself so no. Depression is real.
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    il ask my dad whose been diagnosed with severe depression what his views on it are!!!!
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    Well if an illness= a disease or period of sickness affecting the body or mind.

    I guess it is. I have been prescribed medication to help my mood but it doesn't seem to work anyway... I think the issue is that people swing the term around too often and they forget what depression really is.
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    (Original post by Airmed)
    What is it with all your threads recently?

    Please go to your GP asap. It sounds like you're really struggling and making thread after thread on a student website which will probably start some arguments is not going to help you.

    EDIT: To answer the question, I am mentally ill myself so no. Depression is real.
    I am just sick of it thats all. Sleep was my only escape from it now I cant even sleep. So I am tires, angry, annoyed and just want to ****ing die. I don't care if you think I am a freak for feeling like that.
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    (Original post by shawtyb)
    you dont need to bring us all down with you though do you
    How am I bring yours all down? Sorry if I am. This is why I dont want to tell anyone about it that I know.
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    How am I bring yours all down? Sorry if I am. This is why I dont want to tell anyone about it that I know.
    because its so depressing, theres enough depressing **** in the world, let alone seeing it daily on here
    fair enough if u need help, then fine ask for advice but not depressing **** every day
    try just being happy for a while
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    (Original post by shawtyb)
    because its so depressing, theres enough depressing **** in the world, let alone seeing it daily on here
    fair enough if u need help, then fine ask for advice but not depressing **** every day
    try just being happy for a while
    Are you ****ing serious?
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    (Original post by childofthesun)
    Are you ****ing serious?
    yes and before u start, i have had depression
    even if u dont feel happy, try
    everything in life requires you to try to some degree.
    thinking of positive stuff in your life
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    (Original post by shawtyb)
    because its so depressing, theres enough depressing **** in the world, let alone seeing it daily on here
    fair enough if u need help, then fine ask for advice but not depressing **** every day
    try just being happy for a while
    Sorry I am just overwhelmed. I cant take my mind anymore. I can on here to let of steam. No matter what I do I feel like I cant get better.
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    Sorry I am just overwhelmed. I cant take my mind anymore. I can on here to let of steam. No matter what I do I feel like I cant get better.
    go to ur drs
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    (Original post by Airmed)
    What is it with all your threads recently?

    Please go to your GP asap. It sounds like you're really struggling and making thread after thread on a student website which will probably start some arguments is not going to help you.

    EDIT: To answer the question, I am mentally ill myself so no. Depression is real.
    Damn, can't rep this. Bloody TSR :grumble:
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    (Original post by shawtyb)
    go to ur drs
    Have to wait until Monday.
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    Have to wait until Monday.
    oh yea its friday
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    There are chemical changes in the brain which cause depression. Unless you don't believe in chemistry, I can't see how you think that way.
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    (Original post by shawtyb)
    oh yea its friday
    A 7 day nhs would be good.
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    Just a quick note to say I've moved this thread over to a more appropriate section. Please see your GP ASAP. :hugs:
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    A 7 day nhs would be good.
    we have walk in centres here, there open from 8am till 8 pm every day of the year and longer during the winter
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    There are chemical changes in the brain which cause depression. Unless you don't believe in chemistry, I can't see how you think that way.
    I hate my brain.
 
 
 
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