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Despaired & frustrated 734 4 2 Freakedoutincanada 2 weeks
What the doctors fail to tell us. 563 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 month
what are your perceptions of the health risks with insecticides? 718 24 11 bed-bugscouk 2 months
A Funny Thing About Beg Bugs 743 19 9 P Bello 2 months
Afraid of going broke 331 2 2 ITortureBugs4Revenge 3 months
Sex? Yeah...right... 3608 118 22 theyareoutthere 3 months
Carpet Beetles and an unusual situation! (HELP!) 423 2 2 bed-bugscouk 3 months
Having some anxiety problems. 879 3 3 needrest 5 months
Posative Energy This Way Please. 532 6 5 Nobugsonme 6 months
How worried should I be? Old evidence? [a: images not bed bug-related] 610 21 6 endless_nightmare 6 months
Will the stress ever stop? 2398 48 11 Tryn2Cope 6 months
I'm a blubbering mess -- but at least you guys are here 294 2 2 Nobugsonme 6 months
Mental comfort 283 2 2 theyareoutthere 6 months
Life before BB 1114 11 9 anxietyalready 7 months
Sinus infection / Flu-like symptoms / Legal recourse? 1537 4 4 Nobugsonme 7 months
Fighting the battle, and maybe losing? 500 2 2 AbsolutelyFreaking 7 months
Working Through It 332 5 2 swamprat 7 months
Can you have bed bugs with no signs? I am pretty sure I am just going crazy! 852 11 5 endless_nightmare 8 months
My long distance interest has bed bugs. Is it worth it to visit him? 670 13 8 Nobugsonme 8 months
Reassurance? 382 5 3 theyareoutthere 8 months
Should I see a therapist? How do I cope AFTER having bugs? 4723 22 15 Nobugsonme 8 months
Battle-weary 333 6 3 bed-bugscouk 9 months
1yr8mos airtight seal broken & now I can't sleep 409 2 2 Nobugsonme 9 months
Bed bugs and mental health 1270 1 1 Nobugsonme 9 months
Scared to sleep! 697 10 3 sleeplessgirl 9 months
Ah! The carpet is moving! 374 2 1 alwaysbuggedout 9 months
advice requested: probabilities, timelines, and proactive steps 1337 4 3 Nobugsonme 9 months
I've become obsessed and think I need to talk with someone 3028 26 11 theyareoutthere 9 months
Any tips to keep your mind off it? 516 3 3 theyareoutthere 9 months
Past trauma trigger? 741 13 5 BuggerOffBBs 10 months
Over the edge... 437 4 2 Where is my mind 10 months
after treatment no more bites but still itchy 634 2 2 KillerQueen 11 months
need a reality check! 547 2 2 Nobugsonme 11 months
Mental effects worse than the physical effects 3697 22 9 bed-bugscouk 11 months
Why do bedbugs freak us out so much? 2183 22 16 StillSaneIThink 12 months
Thoughts on Bed Bug Anxiety 1758 17 6 AutumnRain 1 year
Am I too paranoid ? 783 5 3 itooscaredtosleep 1 year
How do some remain so calm about their BB infestation & I feel I'm going potty? 1189 8 6 seeingspots 1 year
The Bed Bug Diet? 2063 15 13 LadyO 1 year
Verge of nervous breakdown 1754 11 5 907momma 1 year
Relax! 1386 8 6 buggybrained 1 year
BED BUGS GONE- STILL NERVOUS 1235 2 2 ScaredInTheCity 1 year
Psychological trauma 1219 10 9 buggybrained 1 year
Relatives giving me a horrible time 1040 2 2 Alberta has bugs 1 year
the fear of re infestation from the known source, my mother! 1049 6 3 2r4m 1 year
Struggling to hold it together 741 6 4 sleeplessinhonolulu 1 year
Struggling with bed bugs, I live alone with a cat, no money, no hope! 3117 20 7 rosiehatesbedbugs 1 year
Need help filling out civil court form? 546 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
I'm scared to come back on here but I do need support and encouragement 866 7 6 Nobugsonme 1 year
Therapist suggest I stay at a hotel -lol 630 2 2 cilecto 1 year
Losing hair 648 4 2 P Bello 1 year
Does the wondering ever end? 650 5 4 Koebner 1 year
I find it amazing that... 795 7 5 bug_hater 1 year
Mental health (what doesn't kill us...) 692 4 4 BuggedInIL 1 year
Anxiety in the morning 512 2 2 Koebner 1 year
Paranoid and need support 853 9 6 dinnerfor3 1 year
Really don't know what to do at this point 746 5 5 Nobugsonme 1 year
Already going mad with worry and sleepless and upset!!! 1449 11 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mysterious Deaths May Be Related to Pesticides 1040 3 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
Conquering Your Fear of Bed Bugs National Public Radio Discussion 1065 11 4 ItchyNYC 1 year
Natural and homeopathic remedies for anxity and insomnia 765 7 4 buggyinsyracuse 1 year
Losing my mind too 738 9 4 ItchyNYC 1 year
The Mental Burden 1812 20 14 rosiehatesbedbugs 1 year
first treatment feeling discouraged. 747 3 2 feelinghelplesswith3 babies 1 year
Advice on dealing with bed bugs mentally?? 1327 6 4 ldb55036 1 year
When did you stop worrying about BBs? 2695 5 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
California Bed Bugs 1649 7 4 fkbedbugs 1 year
Still Paranoid, Still BB-Free, Moving again 1076 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
How do you keep BBs (actual ones) from feeding your OCD tendencies? 1325 3 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
Going to end up in the nut house! 1353 8 4 buggednurse 1 year
Chronic insomnia via bed bugs, how do you deal with it? 728 1 1 Redtape 1 year
Nightmares, 2 years later... 1070 4 4 AshamedandScratching 1 year
"Oh, don't worry, it is JUST bed bugs!" 2283 18 15 BuggingOutinWY 1 year
Psychological trauma 1266 4 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Venting about phobia. 2641 11 9 mindoverbbs 1 year
can't take it! 580 2 2 JRA79 1 year
I can't sleep!!! 1120 2 2 ShelaghDB 1 year
Inbetween treatments - stay home or not? 728 3 2 sphinx 2 years
Equal Opportunity Infesters ! 941 9 7 bed-bugscouk 2 years
bed bugs round 2 1059 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Think I need a therapist- Not coping well 1456 14 8 rovianne 2 years
It's been only four days... 1426 20 11 punaisedelit 2 years
finding peace 1614 7 5 jduk 2 years
Dilemma: How To Maintain Friendship Following Bed Bug Scare 3450 6 6 BugsInTO 2 years
Stress, sleepless nights in NYC 958 1 1 nobitemom 2 years
we are so not alone. 631 1 1 nycfighter 2 years
Sad, Depressed, Anxious, and constantly crying 3037 9 7 nycfighter 2 years
i feel like im going crazy(just venting) 1038 1 1 Kwashington82 2 years
Trouble finding peace of mind, even with nothing on passives 3044 27 14 paranoidintoronto 2 years
Is this paranoia or is it real??? 2393 4 4 AshamedandScratching 2 years
coughing?? 2381 3 3 laststrawsue 2 years
Going crazy! Can't sleep! 3974 4 2 theyareoutthere 2 years
When did you put your stuff back? 809 2 2 i hate buggs 2 years
How do you keep from falling apart 902 4 4 MsLadybug 2 years
Ahh Bedtime . . . My Favorite (Used to Be) Time of Day! 1000 8 3 whbclaire 2 years
Disgusted/ Need Legal Advice 983 3 2 BugsMustDie 2 years
Bed bugs - dealing with for month 1179 4 3 bedbugfumigationspecialists 2 years
Beg Bugs or Paranoia? After one month! 1355 4 2 BugsMustDie 2 years
Would not let son into the house 1033 6 3 theyareoutthere 2 years
My wife has Bug Phobia, Please Help!!! 3194 5 4 RavenT 2 years
Clearing the Aire (and Paranoia) 965 2 2 AshamedandScratching 2 years
Going insane because of these BBs!! 1115 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
good video on emotional effects of bbs 1138 2 2 Valkyrie 2 years
PTBBS--Post Traumatic Bed Bug Syndrome 5678 14 9 DougSummersMS 2 years
Paranoia 935 3 3 Koebner 2 years
Confusion about to tell home owner or not:( 796 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
major anxiety, fear and paranoia 1673 1 1 callmecrazy 2 years
At a loss... 599 4 2 itbugzme 2 years
really need answers, please anything will help!!!! 1506 2 2 hopelessmom 2 years
Bitten by something and still anxious 1155 1 1 buggingoutbigtime 2 years
5 days since I found out I had them... hardly any sleep. 1074 6 4 nonamedone 2 years
Sleeping issues 799 4 4 buggyinsocal 2 years
Shame and Guilt 1609 10 8 CompletelyLostIt 2 years
I am quickly losing my mind. extreme anxiety attack 2256 8 7 thecitymusthelp 2 years
Bed bugs = father's 2nd staph infection, my 3rd infected cyst. 2541 2 2 anxiousbb 2 years
Terrified, disgusted, devestated and sore swollen with bites 1157 3 3 buggyinsocal 2 years
What are you doing about friends and social events? 1556 5 5 Tommy Bugz 2 years
Completely unraveling at the seams 1936 13 10 Nobugsonme 2 years
Impact on romantic life 1281 6 4 BedBugBlogger 2 years
Most basic- How can I SLEEP? 2618 37 13 MoreThanOnceBitten 2 years
Do you have a life during this? 1158 8 4 Stay_Calm 2 years
I've just about lost it. 1023 4 3 Louise 2 years
Social Impacts of a Bed Bug Infestation on Winnipeg's Inner-City Residents 1162 1 1 BedBugMutts 2 years
When does it become an obsession? 1160 2 2 Jenn28 2 years
OMG 839 4 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
5 months - no signs of bed bugs- bites continue to ruin my life 4514 4 3 SmrtBB 2 years
Two long years 2267 30 11 desperatehousewife 2 years
PLEASE HELP ME! Bed bugs... 1401 6 3 spideyjg 2 years
Can birds get bit by bed bugs?? 2263 3 3 slj29 2 years
is it possible that they are biting me while I clean? 2629 18 9 itchy2scratchy 2 years
Found a bug Can't Sleep 2764 5 3 scared sleepless 2 years
BedBugs Made me Sick with a FEVER! 7267 2 2 DougSummersMS 3 years
So helpless in Los Angeles 3318 34 8 HelplessinLA 3 years
TV Researching personnal story with bed bugs in NYC 1019 3 3 Nobugsonme 3 years
Hopeless situation.... 1259 1 1 hopeless666 3 years
bad reaction to pesticide 2016 1 1 healthimpacted 3 years
Bed Bug Sociologist/Psychiatrist 1516 4 4 MyWorstFear 3 years
Am I doomed? 925 2 2 Jay A. 3 years
Scared to go to bed. Don't know what to do 2173 11 9 jrbtnyc 3 years
This is going to sound really crazy! I do think I've lost it! 1672 14 9 HelpinDC 3 years
Anxiety out the wazoo, how long til bugs gone? 3835 4 3 listhebeast 3 years
Nightmares and Post-traumic Stress from BBs 4472 10 9 victimized 3 years
Bedbugs and Irrationality: a love story 1068 4 3 scaredcrapless 3 years
70 bedbug bites in 2 days. i am going crazy! i need help! 4281 9 5 melis 3 years
DDT Promotion -- Useless Alarming? 2897 17 8 BBcoukHome 3 years
Are Women More Obsessed About Bed bugs Than Men? 2918 55 30 victimized 3 years
can't rest 776 4 3 BlueInDC 3 years
article about workplace ostracism 1407 10 6 insecticidal 3 years
Has anyone else canceled trips just for fear of false blame? 836 7 5 victimized 3 years
BBs Ruined My Christmas 1410 2 2 insecticidal 3 years

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