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Feeling overwhelmed from recent discovery [a: adult male bed bug] 668 14 7 Richard56 1 week
Overreaction to BB's? 543 5 3 brightman79 2 weeks
Can I ever live a normal life again?! Feeling overwhelmed 1186 10 6 paranoid314 1 month
When does your sanity get better? 923 13 7 dead.bugs 1 month
Update on Anxiety Approach 406 10 5 ItsJustABug 1 month
Once you find a bug on vacation, how do you enjoy yourself? 383 4 3 Winston O. Buggy 1 month
Hoping for some objective feedback 290 7 3 worriedaboutbedbugs 2 months
Just Some Venting 845 10 4 JustChecking 2 months
Nightmares: The new infestation of my mind 1439 4 4 Nastybug1 3 months
Concern for another 1288 8 4 BB_Muerto 3 months
Anxiety/Depression after bedbugs? 2133 15 9 robinsmom 3 months
BB Sponsors for Motivation 823 14 6 bed-bugscouk 4 months
I do have bb's and really need help 924 3 3 Nobugsonme 4 months
The Bed Bug Diet? 4340 17 15 tryingalso 4 months
Carpet Beetles. Just live with it? 4254 28 8 Kimkl 4 months
Anxiety over new furniture. 926 3 2 misery 4 months
They Are Back And I AM TOO 1691 27 5 JustChecking 5 months
Additional relaxation tool 1061 11 6 theyareoutthere 5 months
peace of mind? 904 4 2 Nobugsonme 5 months
Helping children deal. 1251 4 2 bed-bugscouk 5 months
Never wanted to be here, but ... hello. :) 2164 4 3 Bug Buffet 6 months
Do we become a bit OCD? 915 9 5 bed-bugscouk 6 months
Crying, feeling helpless wanting to end it all Help please 1136 8 3 Nobugsonme 7 months
Questions for kids in school. 1072 3 2 bedbuggedinwv 7 months
"Phantom bites" after bugs are gone? 1113 4 4 bed-bugscouk 7 months
Can't sleep and having panic attacks. Can I sleep on couch for peace of mind. 2213 5 4 Nobugsonme 7 months
Strange Question? 1035 3 3 P Bello 8 months
Should I see a therapist? How do I cope AFTER having bugs? 7140 25 17 Nobugsonme 8 months
Found a live one in the bed... Can't get myself to go back into apartment. 1268 2 2 Blackheart 8 months
Harassment from landlord over bed bugs, what to do? 1169 2 2 BigDummy 8 months
I feel like a horrible person ... :( 1486 4 4 Nobugsonme 8 months
SUPER ANXIOUS please help. 1391 5 3 bbanxiety22 8 months
Afraid I gave older parents bed bugs 1337 2 2 Nobugsonme 8 months
Single bedbug found, PCO inspection tomorrow, scared to sleep in my bed! 1910 11 5 switchblades 8 months
This is a nightmare! 1257 1 1 bronx bugged 8 months
My dream vacation is ruined 1437 5 4 suspiciousbedbug2 8 months
Absolutely miserable. 1467 2 2 InsectPests.Net 9 months
Psychological effects of bedbugs 1866 6 5 Nobugsonme 9 months
Bedbug anxiety 1656 11 6 AbsolutelyFreaking 9 months
When were you able to move on? 1623 2 2 endless_nightmare 9 months
Still have them 1583 1 1 Nosleepinmonths 9 months
Dreams? Possible PTSD type reaction? 1889 5 3 FinallyFreeIN 10 months
Despaired & frustrated 1693 4 2 Freakedoutincanada 11 months
What the doctors fail to tell us. 1058 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
what are your perceptions of the health risks with insecticides? 1336 24 11 bed-bugscouk 1 year
A Funny Thing About Beg Bugs 1256 19 9 P Bello 1 year
Afraid of going broke 736 2 2 ITortureBugs4Revenge 1 year
Sex? Yeah...right... 5043 118 22 theyareoutthere 1 year
Carpet Beetles and an unusual situation! (HELP!) 947 2 2 bed-bugscouk 1 year
Having some anxiety problems. 1380 3 3 needrest 1 year
Posative Energy This Way Please. 992 6 5 Nobugsonme 1 year
How worried should I be? Old evidence? [a: images not bed bug-related] 2212 21 6 endless_nightmare 1 year
Will the stress ever stop? 3125 48 11 Tryn2Cope 1 year
I'm a blubbering mess -- but at least you guys are here 672 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mental comfort 613 2 2 theyareoutthere 1 year
Life before BB 1506 11 9 anxietyalready 1 year
Sinus infection / Flu-like symptoms / Legal recourse? 2443 4 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
Fighting the battle, and maybe losing? 1000 2 2 AbsolutelyFreaking 1 year
Working Through It 640 5 2 swamprat 1 year
Can you have bed bugs with no signs? I am pretty sure I am just going crazy! 1470 11 5 endless_nightmare 1 year
My long distance interest has bed bugs. Is it worth it to visit him? 1251 13 8 Nobugsonme 1 year
Reassurance? 793 5 3 theyareoutthere 1 year
Battle-weary 673 6 3 bed-bugscouk 1 year
1yr8mos airtight seal broken & now I can't sleep 891 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Bed bugs and mental health 2734 1 1 Nobugsonme 1 year
Scared to sleep! 1694 10 3 sleeplessgirl 1 year
Ah! The carpet is moving! 712 2 1 alwaysbuggedout 1 year
advice requested: probabilities, timelines, and proactive steps 3489 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
I've become obsessed and think I need to talk with someone 3939 26 11 theyareoutthere 1 year
Any tips to keep your mind off it? 1085 3 3 theyareoutthere 1 year
Past trauma trigger? 1129 13 5 BuggerOffBBs 1 year
Over the edge... 902 4 2 Where is my mind 1 year
after treatment no more bites but still itchy 1253 2 2 KillerQueen 1 year
need a reality check! 871 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mental effects worse than the physical effects 4354 22 9 bed-bugscouk 1 year
Why do bedbugs freak us out so much? 2989 22 16 StillSaneIThink 1 year
Thoughts on Bed Bug Anxiety 2525 17 6 AutumnRain 1 year
Am I too paranoid ? 1546 5 3 itooscaredtosleep 1 year
How do some remain so calm about their BB infestation & I feel I'm going potty? 1608 8 6 seeingspots 1 year
Verge of nervous breakdown 2863 11 5 907momma 2 years
Relax! 2230 8 6 buggybrained 2 years
BED BUGS GONE- STILL NERVOUS 1645 2 2 ScaredInTheCity 2 years
Psychological trauma 1887 10 9 buggybrained 2 years
Relatives giving me a horrible time 1630 2 2 Alberta has bugs 2 years
the fear of re infestation from the known source, my mother! 1367 6 3 2r4m 2 years
Struggling to hold it together 1042 6 4 sleeplessinhonolulu 2 years
Struggling with bed bugs, I live alone with a cat, no money, no hope! 4174 20 7 rosiehatesbedbugs 2 years
Need help filling out civil court form? 877 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
I'm scared to come back on here but I do need support and encouragement 1238 7 6 Nobugsonme 2 years
Therapist suggest I stay at a hotel -lol 940 2 2 cilecto 2 years
Losing hair 1051 4 2 P Bello 2 years
Does the wondering ever end? 1002 5 4 Koebner 2 years
I find it amazing that... 1077 7 5 bug_hater 2 years
Mental health (what doesn't kill us...) 1050 4 4 BuggedInIL 2 years
Anxiety in the morning 851 2 2 Koebner 2 years
Paranoid and need support 1245 9 6 dinnerfor3 2 years
Really don't know what to do at this point 1018 5 5 Nobugsonme 2 years
Already going mad with worry and sleepless and upset!!! 2154 11 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Mysterious Deaths May Be Related to Pesticides 1407 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Conquering Your Fear of Bed Bugs National Public Radio Discussion 1509 11 4 ItchyNYC 2 years
Natural and homeopathic remedies for anxity and insomnia 1306 7 4 buggyinsyracuse 2 years
Losing my mind too 1126 9 4 ItchyNYC 2 years
The Mental Burden 2565 20 14 rosiehatesbedbugs 2 years
first treatment feeling discouraged. 1094 3 2 feelinghelplesswith3 babies 2 years
Advice on dealing with bed bugs mentally?? 1858 6 4 ldb55036 2 years
When did you stop worrying about BBs? 3803 5 4 Nobugsonme 2 years
California Bed Bugs 2497 7 4 fkbedbugs 2 years
Still Paranoid, Still BB-Free, Moving again 1538 4 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
How do you keep BBs (actual ones) from feeding your OCD tendencies? 1748 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Going to end up in the nut house! 1811 8 4 buggednurse 2 years
Chronic insomnia via bed bugs, how do you deal with it? 1129 1 1 Redtape 2 years
Nightmares, 2 years later... 1401 4 4 AshamedandScratching 2 years
"Oh, don't worry, it is JUST bed bugs!" 2741 18 15 BuggingOutinWY 2 years
Psychological trauma 1704 4 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
Venting about phobia. 3246 11 9 mindoverbbs 2 years
can't take it! 868 2 2 JRA79 2 years
I can't sleep!!! 1506 2 2 ShelaghDB 2 years
Inbetween treatments - stay home or not? 1066 3 2 sphinx 2 years
Equal Opportunity Infesters ! 1377 9 7 bed-bugscouk 3 years
bed bugs round 2 1464 3 3 Nobugsonme 3 years
Think I need a therapist- Not coping well 1924 14 8 rovianne 3 years
It's been only four days... 1772 20 11 punaisedelit 3 years
finding peace 2414 7 5 jduk 3 years
Dilemma: How To Maintain Friendship Following Bed Bug Scare 5112 6 6 BugsInTO 3 years
Stress, sleepless nights in NYC 1564 1 1 nobitemom 3 years
we are so not alone. 897 1 1 nycfighter 3 years
Sad, Depressed, Anxious, and constantly crying 3922 9 7 nycfighter 3 years
i feel like im going crazy(just venting) 1454 1 1 Kwashington82 3 years
Trouble finding peace of mind, even with nothing on passives 3737 27 14 paranoidintoronto 3 years
Is this paranoia or is it real??? 3392 4 4 AshamedandScratching 3 years
coughing?? 3512 3 3 laststrawsue 3 years
Going crazy! Can't sleep! 5518 4 2 theyareoutthere 3 years
When did you put your stuff back? 1151 2 2 i hate buggs 3 years
How do you keep from falling apart 1239 4 4 MsLadybug 3 years
Ahh Bedtime . . . My Favorite (Used to Be) Time of Day! 1428 8 3 whbclaire 3 years
Disgusted/ Need Legal Advice 1343 3 2 BugsMustDie 3 years
Bed bugs - dealing with for month 1606 4 3 bedbugfumigationspecialists 3 years
Beg Bugs or Paranoia? After one month! 1858 4 2 BugsMustDie 3 years
Would not let son into the house 1430 6 3 theyareoutthere 3 years
My wife has Bug Phobia, Please Help!!! 3963 5 4 RavenT 3 years
Clearing the Aire (and Paranoia) 1319 2 2 AshamedandScratching 3 years
Going insane because of these BBs!! 1505 2 2 Nobugsonme 3 years
good video on emotional effects of bbs 1747 2 2 Valkyrie 3 years
PTBBS--Post Traumatic Bed Bug Syndrome 7680 14 9 DougSummersMS 3 years
Paranoia 1297 3 3 Koebner 3 years
Confusion about to tell home owner or not:( 1104 2 2 Nobugsonme 3 years
major anxiety, fear and paranoia 2220 1 1 callmecrazy 3 years
At a loss... 878 4 2 itbugzme 3 years
really need answers, please anything will help!!!! 1911 2 2 hopelessmom 3 years
Bitten by something and still anxious 1520 1 1 buggingoutbigtime 3 years

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