Diabetics with Depression

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Diabetics with Depression

any diabetics who also suffer from the terrible disease of depression....this is the place where we can all help each other! If you need help now, DIAL 911

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If you need help now, DIAL 911

If you need someone to talk to, check out the Phone Numbers at Suicide Hotlines, United States Hotlines, and International Hotlines


If you are not in immediate danger because of thoughts of suicide, but need someone to talk with about your suicidal feelings, please do not hesitate to call one of the following national suicide prevention lines:

1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)

1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)

You may call these suicide prevention numbers from anywhere in the United States, 24 hours a day. People are waiting to help you. Call a suicide prevention number right now if you need to. And always remember that it is never okay to act on your thoughts of suicide. Never. Again, call a suicide prevention number now if you need to.

Never act on your thoughts of suicide.

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CAN'T FIND MYSELF

Started by Rashard. Last reply by Elsa Jul 21. 3 Replies

Sleep Anyone?

Started by Carly. Last reply by Eric Jul 16. 2 Replies

Books for Depression

Started by Craig Le Fevre. Last reply by JaninaWalker Feb 5. 3 Replies

I really want to kill myself

Started by mystery rose. Last reply by Linda G Nov 12, 2013. 21 Replies

Emotional Exercise.

Started by Judith. Last reply by Coliath Aug 24, 2013. 1 Reply

Difficulty with feeling like a failure...

Started by pastrygurl. Last reply by pastrygurl Aug 22, 2013. 9 Replies

Sick and tired of being sick and tired!

Started by Hannah Hamlin. Last reply by Juice21 Aug 13, 2013. 8 Replies

My life-----Help

Started by Melissa Brach. Last reply by Buffy Joseph Apr 27, 2013. 7 Replies

i hate this

Started by rayray. Last reply by rayray Apr 24, 2013. 4 Replies

Hey Everyone! I need some help.

Started by Hanbanan. Last reply by rayray Apr 21, 2013. 3 Replies

and 12 steps too

Started by Greg Ascher. Last reply by Baby Peanut Feb 14, 2013. 3 Replies

Untitled

Started by Carly. Last reply by Carly Dec 3, 2012. 2 Replies

Is it wrong to want to start back on Prozac?

Started by PJ. Last reply by Natalie ._c- Nov 17, 2012. 8 Replies

depression comes from low carb diet and/or lack of estrogen?

Started by yumbittersugar. Last reply by yumbittersugar Oct 30, 2012. 8 Replies

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Comment by twiddlemthumbs on March 7, 2012 at 12:16am

Another change in my diabetec treatment out goes the victoza and in comes a once a week injection of BYDUREON (exentide) which has to be mixed before injection I cannot see me getting it right have an instruction period with nurse on Monday,due to family matters my depression has raised its ugly head and I am trying to calm it down but with little or no effect apart from that Good morning all from me here in the SHIRE

Comment by Mike on March 6, 2012 at 4:11pm

Hi everybody and greetings from Edmonton !

Diagnosed Bipolar in 2000 & LADA in 2002. This is a good group. Keep up the good work !

Cheers

Comment by Mike on March 6, 2012 at 4:09pm

Comment by Johanna Burton on March 6, 2012 at 7:08am

Hi Mary! Welcome to our little group.

Comment by Baby Peanut on March 6, 2012 at 6:30am

hi mary! welcome to the group, that's great that you're in a good place, i hope you can stay there :) cheers, liz

Comment by Chaplain ET on January 25, 2012 at 8:47pm

The reason MOST of us fight, is that we cannot see a good alternative. Some of us have reasons to go on, like knowing how our family would feel, if we tried the penultimate solution.
Mike: I have a brother who lives in Edmonton, just off of Jasper Street. I used to live up there as well. Didn't like the winters. Chaplain ET

Comment by Mike on December 21, 2011 at 4:28pm

Greetings from Mike in Edmonton

I have Bipolar Disorder, OCD and Anxiety in addition to LADA Diabetes.....rather a full plate but I am managing. Good to see a group like this exists.

Cheers

Comment by Bill on December 21, 2011 at 12:00am
A starting point for climbing out of depression. Take the first step and take a read. Just take it one small step at a time.
http://behavioraldiabetesinstitute.org/downloads/Breaking-Free-from...
Comment by Bill on December 21, 2011 at 12:00am
A starting point for climbing out of depression. Take the first step and take a read. Just take it one small step at a time.
http://behavioraldiabetesinstitute.org/downloads/Breaking-Free-from...
Comment by pjredd1 on December 20, 2011 at 11:09pm

I actually have Bi-polar disorder. Depression is half the battle for me, though I get more depressed than manic. I'm glad to be here.

 

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