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Can't sleep and having panic attacks. Can I sleep on couch for peace of mind. 553 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 days
Should I see a therapist? How do I cope AFTER having bugs? 5673 25 17 Nobugsonme 2 days
Found a live one in the bed... Can't get myself to go back into apartment. 611 2 2 Blackheart 3 days
Carpet Beetles. Just live with it? 1922 27 7 bed-bugscouk 3 days
Harassment from landlord over bed bugs, what to do? 614 2 2 BigDummy 4 days
I feel like a horrible person ... :( 821 4 4 Nobugsonme 4 days
Never wanted to be here, but ... hello. :) 954 3 2 bedbuggedinwv 5 days
SUPER ANXIOUS please help. 1048 5 3 bbanxiety22 1 week
Afraid I gave older parents bed bugs 932 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 week
Single bedbug found, PCO inspection tomorrow, scared to sleep in my bed! 1249 11 5 switchblades 2 weeks
This is a nightmare! 898 1 1 bronx bugged 2 weeks
My dream vacation is ruined 1036 5 4 suspiciousbedbug2 2 weeks
Absolutely miserable. 1219 2 2 InsectPests.Net 3 weeks
Psychological effects of bedbugs 1323 6 5 Nobugsonme 4 weeks
Bedbug anxiety 1298 11 6 AbsolutelyFreaking 1 month
When were you able to move on? 1299 2 2 endless_nightmare 1 month
Still have them 1311 1 1 Nosleepinmonths 1 month
Dreams? Possible PTSD type reaction? 1581 5 3 FinallyFreeIN 2 months
Despaired & frustrated 1301 4 2 Freakedoutincanada 3 months
What the doctors fail to tell us. 756 4 3 Nobugsonme 5 months
what are your perceptions of the health risks with insecticides? 895 24 11 bed-bugscouk 5 months
A Funny Thing About Beg Bugs 934 19 9 P Bello 6 months
Afraid of going broke 472 2 2 ITortureBugs4Revenge 6 months
Sex? Yeah...right... 3954 118 22 theyareoutthere 6 months
Carpet Beetles and an unusual situation! (HELP!) 617 2 2 bed-bugscouk 6 months
Having some anxiety problems. 1071 3 3 needrest 8 months
Posative Energy This Way Please. 702 6 5 Nobugsonme 9 months
How worried should I be? Old evidence? [a: images not bed bug-related] 1203 21 6 endless_nightmare 9 months
Will the stress ever stop? 2733 48 11 Tryn2Cope 9 months
I'm a blubbering mess -- but at least you guys are here 452 2 2 Nobugsonme 9 months
Mental comfort 395 2 2 theyareoutthere 9 months
Life before BB 1256 11 9 anxietyalready 10 months
Sinus infection / Flu-like symptoms / Legal recourse? 1837 4 4 Nobugsonme 10 months
Fighting the battle, and maybe losing? 693 2 2 AbsolutelyFreaking 10 months
Working Through It 448 5 2 swamprat 10 months
Can you have bed bugs with no signs? I am pretty sure I am just going crazy! 1103 11 5 endless_nightmare 11 months
My long distance interest has bed bugs. Is it worth it to visit him? 906 13 8 Nobugsonme 11 months
Reassurance? 535 5 3 theyareoutthere 11 months
Battle-weary 445 6 3 bed-bugscouk 1 year
1yr8mos airtight seal broken & now I can't sleep 579 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Bed bugs and mental health 1841 1 1 Nobugsonme 1 year
Scared to sleep! 996 10 3 sleeplessgirl 1 year
Ah! The carpet is moving! 502 2 1 alwaysbuggedout 1 year
advice requested: probabilities, timelines, and proactive steps 2211 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
I've become obsessed and think I need to talk with someone 3281 26 11 theyareoutthere 1 year
Any tips to keep your mind off it? 765 3 3 theyareoutthere 1 year
Past trauma trigger? 878 13 5 BuggerOffBBs 1 year
Over the edge... 629 4 2 Where is my mind 1 year
after treatment no more bites but still itchy 815 2 2 KillerQueen 1 year
need a reality check! 665 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mental effects worse than the physical effects 3942 22 9 bed-bugscouk 1 year
Why do bedbugs freak us out so much? 2443 22 16 StillSaneIThink 1 year
Thoughts on Bed Bug Anxiety 2026 17 6 AutumnRain 1 year
Am I too paranoid ? 1075 5 3 itooscaredtosleep 1 year
How do some remain so calm about their BB infestation & I feel I'm going potty? 1352 8 6 seeingspots 1 year
The Bed Bug Diet? 2300 15 13 LadyO 1 year
Verge of nervous breakdown 2231 11 5 907momma 1 year
Relax! 1575 8 6 buggybrained 1 year
BED BUGS GONE- STILL NERVOUS 1402 2 2 ScaredInTheCity 1 year
Psychological trauma 1472 10 9 buggybrained 1 year
Relatives giving me a horrible time 1266 2 2 Alberta has bugs 1 year
the fear of re infestation from the known source, my mother! 1154 6 3 2r4m 1 year
Struggling to hold it together 851 6 4 sleeplessinhonolulu 1 year
Struggling with bed bugs, I live alone with a cat, no money, no hope! 3505 20 7 rosiehatesbedbugs 1 year
Need help filling out civil court form? 675 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
I'm scared to come back on here but I do need support and encouragement 1018 7 6 Nobugsonme 1 year
Therapist suggest I stay at a hotel -lol 740 2 2 cilecto 1 year
Losing hair 771 4 2 P Bello 1 year
Does the wondering ever end? 750 5 4 Koebner 1 year
I find it amazing that... 893 7 5 bug_hater 1 year
Mental health (what doesn't kill us...) 830 4 4 BuggedInIL 1 year
Anxiety in the morning 627 2 2 Koebner 1 year
Paranoid and need support 991 9 6 dinnerfor3 1 year
Really don't know what to do at this point 845 5 5 Nobugsonme 1 year
Already going mad with worry and sleepless and upset!!! 1658 11 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mysterious Deaths May Be Related to Pesticides 1171 3 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
Conquering Your Fear of Bed Bugs National Public Radio Discussion 1244 11 4 ItchyNYC 1 year
Natural and homeopathic remedies for anxity and insomnia 945 7 4 buggyinsyracuse 1 year
Losing my mind too 891 9 4 ItchyNYC 1 year
The Mental Burden 2103 20 14 rosiehatesbedbugs 1 year
first treatment feeling discouraged. 873 3 2 feelinghelplesswith3 babies 1 year
Advice on dealing with bed bugs mentally?? 1504 6 4 ldb55036 1 year
When did you stop worrying about BBs? 3131 5 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
California Bed Bugs 1924 7 4 fkbedbugs 1 year
Still Paranoid, Still BB-Free, Moving again 1241 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
How do you keep BBs (actual ones) from feeding your OCD tendencies? 1461 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Going to end up in the nut house! 1522 8 4 buggednurse 2 years
Chronic insomnia via bed bugs, how do you deal with it? 862 1 1 Redtape 2 years
Nightmares, 2 years later... 1186 4 4 AshamedandScratching 2 years
"Oh, don't worry, it is JUST bed bugs!" 2442 18 15 BuggingOutinWY 2 years
Psychological trauma 1441 4 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
Venting about phobia. 2858 11 9 mindoverbbs 2 years
can't take it! 679 2 2 JRA79 2 years
I can't sleep!!! 1275 2 2 ShelaghDB 2 years
Inbetween treatments - stay home or not? 850 3 2 sphinx 2 years
Equal Opportunity Infesters ! 1113 9 7 bed-bugscouk 2 years
bed bugs round 2 1197 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Think I need a therapist- Not coping well 1611 14 8 rovianne 2 years
It's been only four days... 1545 20 11 punaisedelit 2 years
finding peace 1891 7 5 jduk 2 years
Dilemma: How To Maintain Friendship Following Bed Bug Scare 4002 6 6 BugsInTO 2 years
Stress, sleepless nights in NYC 1186 1 1 nobitemom 2 years
we are so not alone. 728 1 1 nycfighter 2 years
Sad, Depressed, Anxious, and constantly crying 3337 9 7 nycfighter 2 years
i feel like im going crazy(just venting) 1163 1 1 Kwashington82 2 years
Trouble finding peace of mind, even with nothing on passives 3327 27 14 paranoidintoronto 2 years
Is this paranoia or is it real??? 2775 4 4 AshamedandScratching 2 years
coughing?? 2752 3 3 laststrawsue 2 years
Going crazy! Can't sleep! 4531 4 2 theyareoutthere 2 years
When did you put your stuff back? 929 2 2 i hate buggs 2 years
How do you keep from falling apart 1002 4 4 MsLadybug 2 years
Ahh Bedtime . . . My Favorite (Used to Be) Time of Day! 1149 8 3 whbclaire 2 years
Disgusted/ Need Legal Advice 1115 3 2 BugsMustDie 2 years
Bed bugs - dealing with for month 1346 4 3 bedbugfumigationspecialists 2 years
Beg Bugs or Paranoia? After one month! 1527 4 2 BugsMustDie 2 years
Would not let son into the house 1173 6 3 theyareoutthere 2 years
My wife has Bug Phobia, Please Help!!! 3478 5 4 RavenT 2 years
Clearing the Aire (and Paranoia) 1095 2 2 AshamedandScratching 2 years
Going insane because of these BBs!! 1249 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
good video on emotional effects of bbs 1443 2 2 Valkyrie 2 years
PTBBS--Post Traumatic Bed Bug Syndrome 6313 14 9 DougSummersMS 2 years
Paranoia 1079 3 3 Koebner 2 years
Confusion about to tell home owner or not:( 903 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
major anxiety, fear and paranoia 1884 1 1 callmecrazy 2 years
At a loss... 689 4 2 itbugzme 2 years
really need answers, please anything will help!!!! 1649 2 2 hopelessmom 2 years
Bitten by something and still anxious 1283 1 1 buggingoutbigtime 2 years
5 days since I found out I had them... hardly any sleep. 1188 6 4 nonamedone 2 years
Sleeping issues 904 4 4 buggyinsocal 3 years
Shame and Guilt 1831 10 8 CompletelyLostIt 3 years
I am quickly losing my mind. extreme anxiety attack 2478 8 7 thecitymusthelp 3 years
Bed bugs = father's 2nd staph infection, my 3rd infected cyst. 2775 2 2 anxiousbb 3 years
Terrified, disgusted, devestated and sore swollen with bites 1298 3 3 buggyinsocal 3 years
What are you doing about friends and social events? 1719 5 5 Tommy Bugz 3 years
Completely unraveling at the seams 2118 13 10 Nobugsonme 3 years
Impact on romantic life 1386 6 4 BedBugBlogger 3 years
Most basic- How can I SLEEP? 2860 37 13 MoreThanOnceBitten 3 years
Do you have a life during this? 1290 8 4 Stay_Calm 3 years
I've just about lost it. 1132 4 3 Louise 3 years
Social Impacts of a Bed Bug Infestation on Winnipeg's Inner-City Residents 1300 1 1 BedBugMutts 3 years
When does it become an obsession? 1296 2 2 Jenn28 3 years
OMG 952 4 3 Nobugsonme 3 years
5 months - no signs of bed bugs- bites continue to ruin my life 4819 4 3 SmrtBB 3 years
Two long years 2412 30 11 desperatehousewife 3 years
PLEASE HELP ME! Bed bugs... 1580 6 3 spideyjg 3 years
Can birds get bit by bed bugs?? 2589 3 3 slj29 3 years
is it possible that they are biting me while I clean? 2825 18 9 itchy2scratchy 3 years
Found a bug Can't Sleep 3056 5 3 scared sleepless 3 years
BedBugs Made me Sick with a FEVER! 8067 2 2 DougSummersMS 3 years
So helpless in Los Angeles 3772 34 8 HelplessinLA 3 years

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