Posts tagged with ‘post traumatic stress disorder’

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When dreams come true…

by Deb Shugg
Living with depression & anxiety - a diary of secrets

When you live with depression & anxiety what you dream can turn an otherwise ordinary day into a real dud! For as long as I can remember the thoughts and feelings that floated through my nighttime rest never quite seemed to go away in the morning. The fear and sadness that wrapped it’s way around […]

I’m firing my amygdala…!

by Deb Shugg
living with depression and anxiety - diary of secrets amygdala

When you live with depression and anxiety there are times when everything just gets too much. It’s true, the past few months have been pretty tough for me personally. The reasons behind it are a long and complicated so I’ll spare you the details because in truth, the reasons are irrelevant. So it’s with much […]

We are who we are…

by Deb Shugg
neuron1.peptides

When you live with depression and anxiety you can’t be just anyone. This week Mr. Wonderful and I were eating dinner in our local Chinese restaurant and discussing a new medication I’d been prescribed. It’s been almost a 12 month journey while my doctor mixes and matches medications to work out exactly what will work […]

Keep it tidy…!

by Deb Shugg
Diary of secrets - living with depression and anxiety

When you live with depression and anxiety tidiness is next to errr… well…, being tidy. It’s well known among my friends that I have a need for things to be tidy and, I’m not that keen on germs either. I’ve been known to wash my pegs, clean up a meal while people are still eating […]

Like rain on a sunny day…

by Deb Shugg
Diary of Secrets - Living with depression and anxiety

When you live with depression and anxiety it’s like leaving home without your umbrella. If you’ve ever left home on a sunny day expecting to stay warm and dry only to get caught in a freezing downpour, you’ll understand something of how depression can begin. When a friend of mine was left standing at a […]