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They Are Back And I AM TOO 271 20 3 Tabbycat1 8 hours
peace of mind? 174 4 2 Nobugsonme 16 hours
Helping children deal. 1055 4 2 bed-bugscouk 2 weeks
Never wanted to be here, but ... hello. :) 1904 4 3 Bug Buffet 3 weeks
The Bed Bug Diet? 3188 16 14 pestilentbk 3 weeks
Do we become a bit OCD? 717 9 5 bed-bugscouk 1 month
Crying, feeling helpless wanting to end it all Help please 802 8 3 Nobugsonme 1 month
Questions for kids in school. 897 3 2 bedbuggedinwv 2 months
"Phantom bites" after bugs are gone? 827 4 4 bed-bugscouk 2 months
Can't sleep and having panic attacks. Can I sleep on couch for peace of mind. 1951 5 4 Nobugsonme 2 months
Strange Question? 872 3 3 P Bello 2 months
Should I see a therapist? How do I cope AFTER having bugs? 6598 25 17 Nobugsonme 2 months
Found a live one in the bed... Can't get myself to go back into apartment. 1097 2 2 Blackheart 2 months
Carpet Beetles. Just live with it? 2779 27 7 bed-bugscouk 2 months
Harassment from landlord over bed bugs, what to do? 957 2 2 BigDummy 2 months
I feel like a horrible person ... :( 1203 4 4 Nobugsonme 3 months
SUPER ANXIOUS please help. 1201 5 3 bbanxiety22 3 months
Afraid I gave older parents bed bugs 1102 2 2 Nobugsonme 3 months
Single bedbug found, PCO inspection tomorrow, scared to sleep in my bed! 1590 11 5 switchblades 3 months
This is a nightmare! 1042 1 1 bronx bugged 3 months
My dream vacation is ruined 1191 5 4 suspiciousbedbug2 3 months
Absolutely miserable. 1316 2 2 InsectPests.Net 3 months
Psychological effects of bedbugs 1567 6 5 Nobugsonme 3 months
Bedbug anxiety 1437 11 6 AbsolutelyFreaking 4 months
When were you able to move on? 1441 2 2 endless_nightmare 4 months
Still have them 1414 1 1 Nosleepinmonths 4 months
Dreams? Possible PTSD type reaction? 1708 5 3 FinallyFreeIN 5 months
Despaired & frustrated 1417 4 2 Freakedoutincanada 6 months
What the doctors fail to tell us. 856 4 3 Nobugsonme 7 months
what are your perceptions of the health risks with insecticides? 1049 24 11 bed-bugscouk 8 months
A Funny Thing About Beg Bugs 1052 19 9 P Bello 8 months
Afraid of going broke 571 2 2 ITortureBugs4Revenge 9 months
Sex? Yeah...right... 4253 118 22 theyareoutthere 9 months
Carpet Beetles and an unusual situation! (HELP!) 737 2 2 bed-bugscouk 9 months
Having some anxiety problems. 1209 3 3 needrest 11 months
Posative Energy This Way Please. 809 6 5 Nobugsonme 12 months
How worried should I be? Old evidence? [a: images not bed bug-related] 1541 21 6 endless_nightmare 12 months
Will the stress ever stop? 2894 48 11 Tryn2Cope 1 year
I'm a blubbering mess -- but at least you guys are here 522 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mental comfort 492 2 2 theyareoutthere 1 year
Life before BB 1354 11 9 anxietyalready 1 year
Sinus infection / Flu-like symptoms / Legal recourse? 2069 4 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
Fighting the battle, and maybe losing? 802 2 2 AbsolutelyFreaking 1 year
Working Through It 525 5 2 swamprat 1 year
Can you have bed bugs with no signs? I am pretty sure I am just going crazy! 1258 11 5 endless_nightmare 1 year
My long distance interest has bed bugs. Is it worth it to visit him? 1059 13 8 Nobugsonme 1 year
Reassurance? 633 5 3 theyareoutthere 1 year
Battle-weary 527 6 3 bed-bugscouk 1 year
1yr8mos airtight seal broken & now I can't sleep 713 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Bed bugs and mental health 2230 1 1 Nobugsonme 1 year
Scared to sleep! 1282 10 3 sleeplessgirl 1 year
Ah! The carpet is moving! 581 2 1 alwaysbuggedout 1 year
advice requested: probabilities, timelines, and proactive steps 2977 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
I've become obsessed and think I need to talk with someone 3570 26 11 theyareoutthere 1 year
Any tips to keep your mind off it? 884 3 3 theyareoutthere 1 year
Past trauma trigger? 964 13 5 BuggerOffBBs 1 year
Over the edge... 736 4 2 Where is my mind 1 year
after treatment no more bites but still itchy 993 2 2 KillerQueen 1 year
need a reality check! 736 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mental effects worse than the physical effects 4135 22 9 bed-bugscouk 1 year
Why do bedbugs freak us out so much? 2692 22 16 StillSaneIThink 1 year
Thoughts on Bed Bug Anxiety 2211 17 6 AutumnRain 1 year
Am I too paranoid ? 1264 5 3 itooscaredtosleep 1 year
How do some remain so calm about their BB infestation & I feel I'm going potty? 1442 8 6 seeingspots 1 year
Verge of nervous breakdown 2528 11 5 907momma 1 year
Relax! 1746 8 6 buggybrained 1 year
BED BUGS GONE- STILL NERVOUS 1507 2 2 ScaredInTheCity 1 year
Psychological trauma 1619 10 9 buggybrained 1 year
Relatives giving me a horrible time 1436 2 2 Alberta has bugs 1 year
the fear of re infestation from the known source, my mother! 1237 6 3 2r4m 1 year
Struggling to hold it together 921 6 4 sleeplessinhonolulu 2 years
Struggling with bed bugs, I live alone with a cat, no money, no hope! 3811 20 7 rosiehatesbedbugs 2 years
Need help filling out civil court form? 756 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
I'm scared to come back on here but I do need support and encouragement 1098 7 6 Nobugsonme 2 years
Therapist suggest I stay at a hotel -lol 810 2 2 cilecto 2 years
Losing hair 883 4 2 P Bello 2 years
Does the wondering ever end? 831 5 4 Koebner 2 years
I find it amazing that... 961 7 5 bug_hater 2 years
Mental health (what doesn't kill us...) 918 4 4 BuggedInIL 2 years
Anxiety in the morning 720 2 2 Koebner 2 years
Paranoid and need support 1084 9 6 dinnerfor3 2 years
Really don't know what to do at this point 906 5 5 Nobugsonme 2 years
Already going mad with worry and sleepless and upset!!! 1881 11 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Mysterious Deaths May Be Related to Pesticides 1250 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Conquering Your Fear of Bed Bugs National Public Radio Discussion 1350 11 4 ItchyNYC 2 years
Natural and homeopathic remedies for anxity and insomnia 1099 7 4 buggyinsyracuse 2 years
Losing my mind too 978 9 4 ItchyNYC 2 years
The Mental Burden 2290 20 14 rosiehatesbedbugs 2 years
first treatment feeling discouraged. 959 3 2 feelinghelplesswith3 babies 2 years
Advice on dealing with bed bugs mentally?? 1637 6 4 ldb55036 2 years
When did you stop worrying about BBs? 3410 5 4 Nobugsonme 2 years
California Bed Bugs 2156 7 4 fkbedbugs 2 years
Still Paranoid, Still BB-Free, Moving again 1366 4 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
How do you keep BBs (actual ones) from feeding your OCD tendencies? 1562 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Going to end up in the nut house! 1649 8 4 buggednurse 2 years
Chronic insomnia via bed bugs, how do you deal with it? 971 1 1 Redtape 2 years
Nightmares, 2 years later... 1263 4 4 AshamedandScratching 2 years
"Oh, don't worry, it is JUST bed bugs!" 2555 18 15 BuggingOutinWY 2 years
Psychological trauma 1541 4 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
Venting about phobia. 3007 11 9 mindoverbbs 2 years
can't take it! 744 2 2 JRA79 2 years
I can't sleep!!! 1370 2 2 ShelaghDB 2 years
Inbetween treatments - stay home or not? 919 3 2 sphinx 2 years
Equal Opportunity Infesters ! 1220 9 7 bed-bugscouk 2 years
bed bugs round 2 1287 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Think I need a therapist- Not coping well 1709 14 8 rovianne 2 years
It's been only four days... 1631 20 11 punaisedelit 2 years
finding peace 2107 7 5 jduk 2 years
Dilemma: How To Maintain Friendship Following Bed Bug Scare 4462 6 6 BugsInTO 2 years
Stress, sleepless nights in NYC 1374 1 1 nobitemom 2 years
we are so not alone. 787 1 1 nycfighter 2 years
Sad, Depressed, Anxious, and constantly crying 3569 9 7 nycfighter 2 years
i feel like im going crazy(just venting) 1290 1 1 Kwashington82 2 years
Trouble finding peace of mind, even with nothing on passives 3505 27 14 paranoidintoronto 2 years
Is this paranoia or is it real??? 3069 4 4 AshamedandScratching 2 years
coughing?? 3038 3 3 laststrawsue 2 years
Going crazy! Can't sleep! 4962 4 2 theyareoutthere 2 years
When did you put your stuff back? 1006 2 2 i hate buggs 2 years
How do you keep from falling apart 1077 4 4 MsLadybug 2 years
Ahh Bedtime . . . My Favorite (Used to Be) Time of Day! 1261 8 3 whbclaire 3 years
Disgusted/ Need Legal Advice 1211 3 2 BugsMustDie 3 years
Bed bugs - dealing with for month 1448 4 3 bedbugfumigationspecialists 3 years
Beg Bugs or Paranoia? After one month! 1666 4 2 BugsMustDie 3 years
Would not let son into the house 1265 6 3 theyareoutthere 3 years
My wife has Bug Phobia, Please Help!!! 3683 5 4 RavenT 3 years
Clearing the Aire (and Paranoia) 1185 2 2 AshamedandScratching 3 years
Going insane because of these BBs!! 1353 2 2 Nobugsonme 3 years
good video on emotional effects of bbs 1584 2 2 Valkyrie 3 years
PTBBS--Post Traumatic Bed Bug Syndrome 6945 14 9 DougSummersMS 3 years
Paranoia 1161 3 3 Koebner 3 years
Confusion about to tell home owner or not:( 967 2 2 Nobugsonme 3 years
major anxiety, fear and paranoia 2034 1 1 callmecrazy 3 years
At a loss... 755 4 2 itbugzme 3 years
really need answers, please anything will help!!!! 1769 2 2 hopelessmom 3 years
Bitten by something and still anxious 1379 1 1 buggingoutbigtime 3 years
5 days since I found out I had them... hardly any sleep. 1254 6 4 nonamedone 3 years
Sleeping issues 972 4 4 buggyinsocal 3 years
Shame and Guilt 1982 10 8 CompletelyLostIt 3 years
I am quickly losing my mind. extreme anxiety attack 2647 8 7 thecitymusthelp 3 years
Bed bugs = father's 2nd staph infection, my 3rd infected cyst. 2958 2 2 anxiousbb 3 years
Terrified, disgusted, devestated and sore swollen with bites 1395 3 3 buggyinsocal 3 years
What are you doing about friends and social events? 1838 5 5 Tommy Bugz 3 years
Completely unraveling at the seams 2275 13 10 Nobugsonme 3 years
Impact on romantic life 1474 6 4 BedBugBlogger 3 years
Most basic- How can I SLEEP? 3211 37 13 MoreThanOnceBitten 3 years
Do you have a life during this? 1387 8 4 Stay_Calm 3 years
I've just about lost it. 1190 4 3 Louise 3 years
Social Impacts of a Bed Bug Infestation on Winnipeg's Inner-City Residents 1405 1 1 BedBugMutts 3 years
When does it become an obsession? 1367 2 2 Jenn28 3 years
OMG 1037 4 3 Nobugsonme 3 years

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