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Feeling so sad after finding "new" bug; Gut punch 247 7 5 angelaspepper 5 days
Is there an "accepted" time frame to be considered bb free? 635 13 3 riley123 1 week
Feel like I have the plague and heading for complete ruin 263 5 5 theyareoutthere 2 weeks
About to embark on DIY inspection/treatment (possible overreaction) 290 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 month
Study finds bedbugs more deadly than originally thought 483 4 3 Winston O. Buggy 1 month
Harassment from landlord over bed bugs, what to do? 1627 4 4 lalich 2 months
How to deal with the Psychological effects? Crawlies and itchy feelings... 386 2 2 ItsJustABug 2 months
bed bugs were in my cell phone case please help 492 3 2 FormerlyBuggy 2 months
Is is just me being paranoid? 322 5 3 paranoidaboutbugs 2 months
Anxiety about BB- Do I need medication?! 507 7 3 paranoidaboutbugs 2 months
Anxiety/Depression after bedbugs? 2558 17 11 CrayCray4DaysDays 2 months
The Stigma of Bed Bugs 294 5 3 Chansey 2 months
Please help me I'm losing it 354 3 3 paranoidaboutbugs 2 months
Paranoia after carpet beetles 906 12 6 whimxx 4 months
Maybe this will help 504 7 4 cheesecake659 4 months
Feeling overwhelmed from recent discovery [a: adult male bed bug] 1023 14 7 Richard56 5 months
Overreaction to BB's? 798 5 3 brightman79 5 months
Can I ever live a normal life again?! Feeling overwhelmed 1759 10 6 paranoid314 6 months
When does your sanity get better? 1102 13 7 dead.bugs 6 months
Update on Anxiety Approach 592 10 5 ItsJustABug 6 months
Once you find a bug on vacation, how do you enjoy yourself? 549 4 3 Winston O. Buggy 6 months
Hoping for some objective feedback 395 7 3 worriedaboutbedbugs 7 months
Just Some Venting 985 10 4 JustChecking 7 months
Nightmares: The new infestation of my mind 1783 4 4 Nastybug1 8 months
Concern for another 1494 8 4 BB_Muerto 8 months
BB Sponsors for Motivation 976 14 6 bed-bugscouk 9 months
I do have bb's and really need help 1136 3 3 Nobugsonme 9 months
The Bed Bug Diet? 4776 17 15 tryingalso 9 months
Carpet Beetles. Just live with it? 5675 28 8 Kimkl 10 months
Anxiety over new furniture. 1109 3 2 misery 10 months
They Are Back And I AM TOO 1858 27 5 JustChecking 10 months
Additional relaxation tool 1331 11 6 theyareoutthere 10 months
peace of mind? 1059 4 2 Nobugsonme 10 months
Helping children deal. 1412 4 2 bed-bugscouk 11 months
Never wanted to be here, but ... hello. :) 2317 4 3 Bug Buffet 11 months
Do we become a bit OCD? 1059 9 5 bed-bugscouk 11 months
Crying, feeling helpless wanting to end it all Help please 1356 8 3 Nobugsonme 12 months
Questions for kids in school. 1230 3 2 bedbuggedinwv 1 year
"Phantom bites" after bugs are gone? 1355 4 4 bed-bugscouk 1 year
Can't sleep and having panic attacks. Can I sleep on couch for peace of mind. 2402 5 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
Strange Question? 1136 3 3 P Bello 1 year
Should I see a therapist? How do I cope AFTER having bugs? 7760 25 17 Nobugsonme 1 year
Found a live one in the bed... Can't get myself to go back into apartment. 1404 2 2 Blackheart 1 year
I feel like a horrible person ... :( 1663 4 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
SUPER ANXIOUS please help. 1547 5 3 bbanxiety22 1 year
Afraid I gave older parents bed bugs 1499 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Single bedbug found, PCO inspection tomorrow, scared to sleep in my bed! 2125 11 5 switchblades 1 year
This is a nightmare! 1446 1 1 bronx bugged 1 year
My dream vacation is ruined 1654 5 4 suspiciousbedbug2 1 year
Absolutely miserable. 1586 2 2 InsectPests.Net 1 year
Psychological effects of bedbugs 2089 6 5 Nobugsonme 1 year
Bedbug anxiety 1840 11 6 AbsolutelyFreaking 1 year
When were you able to move on? 1749 2 2 endless_nightmare 1 year
Still have them 1719 1 1 Nosleepinmonths 1 year
Dreams? Possible PTSD type reaction? 2073 5 3 FinallyFreeIN 1 year
Despaired & frustrated 1849 4 2 Freakedoutincanada 1 year
What the doctors fail to tell us. 1208 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
what are your perceptions of the health risks with insecticides? 1572 24 11 bed-bugscouk 1 year
A Funny Thing About Beg Bugs 1396 19 9 P Bello 1 year
Afraid of going broke 863 2 2 ITortureBugs4Revenge 1 year
Sex? Yeah...right... 5476 118 22 theyareoutthere 1 year
Carpet Beetles and an unusual situation! (HELP!) 1178 2 2 bed-bugscouk 1 year
Having some anxiety problems. 1527 3 3 needrest 1 year
Posative Energy This Way Please. 1129 6 5 Nobugsonme 1 year
How worried should I be? Old evidence? [a: images not bed bug-related] 2403 21 6 endless_nightmare 1 year
Will the stress ever stop? 3316 48 11 Tryn2Cope 1 year
I'm a blubbering mess -- but at least you guys are here 801 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mental comfort 717 2 2 theyareoutthere 1 year
Life before BB 1641 11 9 anxietyalready 1 year
Sinus infection / Flu-like symptoms / Legal recourse? 2818 4 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
Fighting the battle, and maybe losing? 1208 2 2 AbsolutelyFreaking 1 year
Working Through It 740 5 2 swamprat 1 year
Can you have bed bugs with no signs? I am pretty sure I am just going crazy! 1687 11 5 endless_nightmare 2 years
My long distance interest has bed bugs. Is it worth it to visit him? 1429 13 8 Nobugsonme 2 years
Reassurance? 932 5 3 theyareoutthere 2 years
Battle-weary 791 6 3 bed-bugscouk 2 years
1yr8mos airtight seal broken & now I can't sleep 1045 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
Bed bugs and mental health 3172 1 1 Nobugsonme 2 years
Scared to sleep! 2310 10 3 sleeplessgirl 2 years
Ah! The carpet is moving! 835 2 1 alwaysbuggedout 2 years
advice requested: probabilities, timelines, and proactive steps 3898 4 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
I've become obsessed and think I need to talk with someone 4427 26 11 theyareoutthere 2 years
Any tips to keep your mind off it? 1313 3 3 theyareoutthere 2 years
Past trauma trigger? 1270 13 5 BuggerOffBBs 2 years
Over the edge... 1043 4 2 Where is my mind 2 years
after treatment no more bites but still itchy 1744 2 2 KillerQueen 2 years
need a reality check! 983 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
Mental effects worse than the physical effects 4538 22 9 bed-bugscouk 2 years
Why do bedbugs freak us out so much? 3379 22 16 StillSaneIThink 2 years
Thoughts on Bed Bug Anxiety 2753 17 6 AutumnRain 2 years
Am I too paranoid ? 1795 5 3 itooscaredtosleep 2 years
How do some remain so calm about their BB infestation & I feel I'm going potty? 1721 8 6 seeingspots 2 years
Verge of nervous breakdown 3052 11 5 907momma 2 years
Relax! 2508 8 6 buggybrained 2 years
BED BUGS GONE- STILL NERVOUS 1809 2 2 ScaredInTheCity 2 years
Psychological trauma 2122 10 9 buggybrained 2 years
Relatives giving me a horrible time 1805 2 2 Alberta has bugs 2 years
the fear of re infestation from the known source, my mother! 1490 6 3 2r4m 2 years
Struggling to hold it together 1142 6 4 sleeplessinhonolulu 2 years
Struggling with bed bugs, I live alone with a cat, no money, no hope! 4583 20 7 rosiehatesbedbugs 2 years

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