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Anxiety/Depression after bedbugs? 1206 14 9 Mellisa 22 hours
BB Sponsors for Motivation 309 14 6 bed-bugscouk 1 day
Nightmares: The new infestation of my mind 463 3 3 Nobugsonme 1 week
I do have bb's and really need help 647 3 3 Nobugsonme 1 week
The Bed Bug Diet? 4023 17 15 tryingalso 2 weeks
Carpet Beetles. Just live with it? 3588 28 8 Kimkl 3 weeks
Anxiety over new furniture. 744 3 2 misery 3 weeks
They Are Back And I AM TOO 1484 27 5 JustChecking 1 month
Additional relaxation tool 840 11 6 theyareoutthere 1 month
peace of mind? 760 4 2 Nobugsonme 1 month
Helping children deal. 1108 4 2 bed-bugscouk 1 month
Never wanted to be here, but ... hello. :) 1963 4 3 Bug Buffet 2 months
Do we become a bit OCD? 763 9 5 bed-bugscouk 2 months
Crying, feeling helpless wanting to end it all Help please 900 8 3 Nobugsonme 2 months
Questions for kids in school. 954 3 2 bedbuggedinwv 3 months
"Phantom bites" after bugs are gone? 922 4 4 bed-bugscouk 3 months
Can't sleep and having panic attacks. Can I sleep on couch for peace of mind. 2023 5 4 Nobugsonme 3 months
Strange Question? 920 3 3 P Bello 4 months
Should I see a therapist? How do I cope AFTER having bugs? 6737 25 17 Nobugsonme 4 months
Found a live one in the bed... Can't get myself to go back into apartment. 1148 2 2 Blackheart 4 months
Harassment from landlord over bed bugs, what to do? 1011 2 2 BigDummy 4 months
I feel like a horrible person ... :( 1294 4 4 Nobugsonme 4 months
SUPER ANXIOUS please help. 1260 5 3 bbanxiety22 4 months
Afraid I gave older parents bed bugs 1192 2 2 Nobugsonme 4 months
Single bedbug found, PCO inspection tomorrow, scared to sleep in my bed! 1691 11 5 switchblades 4 months
This is a nightmare! 1102 1 1 bronx bugged 4 months
My dream vacation is ruined 1260 5 4 suspiciousbedbug2 4 months
Absolutely miserable. 1353 2 2 InsectPests.Net 4 months
Psychological effects of bedbugs 1641 6 5 Nobugsonme 5 months
Bedbug anxiety 1507 11 6 AbsolutelyFreaking 5 months
When were you able to move on? 1483 2 2 endless_nightmare 5 months
Still have them 1466 1 1 Nosleepinmonths 5 months
Dreams? Possible PTSD type reaction? 1756 5 3 FinallyFreeIN 6 months
Despaired & frustrated 1471 4 2 Freakedoutincanada 7 months
What the doctors fail to tell us. 893 4 3 Nobugsonme 9 months
what are your perceptions of the health risks with insecticides? 1116 24 11 bed-bugscouk 9 months
A Funny Thing About Beg Bugs 1100 19 9 P Bello 10 months
Afraid of going broke 616 2 2 ITortureBugs4Revenge 10 months
Sex? Yeah...right... 4369 118 22 theyareoutthere 10 months
Carpet Beetles and an unusual situation! (HELP!) 789 2 2 bed-bugscouk 11 months
Having some anxiety problems. 1254 3 3 needrest 1 year
Posative Energy This Way Please. 850 6 5 Nobugsonme 1 year
How worried should I be? Old evidence? [a: images not bed bug-related] 1702 21 6 endless_nightmare 1 year
Will the stress ever stop? 2951 48 11 Tryn2Cope 1 year
I'm a blubbering mess -- but at least you guys are here 562 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mental comfort 524 2 2 theyareoutthere 1 year
Life before BB 1395 11 9 anxietyalready 1 year
Sinus infection / Flu-like symptoms / Legal recourse? 2156 4 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
Fighting the battle, and maybe losing? 849 2 2 AbsolutelyFreaking 1 year
Working Through It 557 5 2 swamprat 1 year
Can you have bed bugs with no signs? I am pretty sure I am just going crazy! 1311 11 5 endless_nightmare 1 year
My long distance interest has bed bugs. Is it worth it to visit him? 1111 13 8 Nobugsonme 1 year
Reassurance? 680 5 3 theyareoutthere 1 year
Battle-weary 578 6 3 bed-bugscouk 1 year
1yr8mos airtight seal broken & now I can't sleep 764 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Bed bugs and mental health 2371 1 1 Nobugsonme 1 year
Scared to sleep! 1382 10 3 sleeplessgirl 1 year
Ah! The carpet is moving! 620 2 1 alwaysbuggedout 1 year
advice requested: probabilities, timelines, and proactive steps 3040 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
I've become obsessed and think I need to talk with someone 3678 26 11 theyareoutthere 1 year
Any tips to keep your mind off it? 935 3 3 theyareoutthere 1 year
Past trauma trigger? 1015 13 5 BuggerOffBBs 1 year
Over the edge... 788 4 2 Where is my mind 1 year
after treatment no more bites but still itchy 1071 2 2 KillerQueen 1 year
need a reality check! 783 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mental effects worse than the physical effects 4186 22 9 bed-bugscouk 1 year
Why do bedbugs freak us out so much? 2774 22 16 StillSaneIThink 1 year
Thoughts on Bed Bug Anxiety 2308 17 6 AutumnRain 1 year
Am I too paranoid ? 1336 5 3 itooscaredtosleep 1 year
How do some remain so calm about their BB infestation & I feel I'm going potty? 1487 8 6 seeingspots 1 year
Verge of nervous breakdown 2651 11 5 907momma 1 year
Relax! 1810 8 6 buggybrained 1 year
BED BUGS GONE- STILL NERVOUS 1553 2 2 ScaredInTheCity 1 year
Psychological trauma 1685 10 9 buggybrained 1 year
Relatives giving me a horrible time 1481 2 2 Alberta has bugs 1 year
the fear of re infestation from the known source, my mother! 1272 6 3 2r4m 2 years
Struggling to hold it together 957 6 4 sleeplessinhonolulu 2 years
Struggling with bed bugs, I live alone with a cat, no money, no hope! 3899 20 7 rosiehatesbedbugs 2 years
Need help filling out civil court form? 791 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
I'm scared to come back on here but I do need support and encouragement 1139 7 6 Nobugsonme 2 years
Therapist suggest I stay at a hotel -lol 848 2 2 cilecto 2 years
Losing hair 917 4 2 P Bello 2 years
Does the wondering ever end? 907 5 4 Koebner 2 years
I find it amazing that... 994 7 5 bug_hater 2 years
Mental health (what doesn't kill us...) 949 4 4 BuggedInIL 2 years
Anxiety in the morning 756 2 2 Koebner 2 years
Paranoid and need support 1147 9 6 dinnerfor3 2 years
Really don't know what to do at this point 941 5 5 Nobugsonme 2 years
Already going mad with worry and sleepless and upset!!! 1974 11 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Mysterious Deaths May Be Related to Pesticides 1290 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Conquering Your Fear of Bed Bugs National Public Radio Discussion 1391 11 4 ItchyNYC 2 years
Natural and homeopathic remedies for anxity and insomnia 1164 7 4 buggyinsyracuse 2 years
Losing my mind too 1022 9 4 ItchyNYC 2 years
The Mental Burden 2349 20 14 rosiehatesbedbugs 2 years
first treatment feeling discouraged. 997 3 2 feelinghelplesswith3 babies 2 years
Advice on dealing with bed bugs mentally?? 1681 6 4 ldb55036 2 years
When did you stop worrying about BBs? 3490 5 4 Nobugsonme 2 years
California Bed Bugs 2239 7 4 fkbedbugs 2 years
Still Paranoid, Still BB-Free, Moving again 1416 4 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
How do you keep BBs (actual ones) from feeding your OCD tendencies? 1621 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Going to end up in the nut house! 1699 8 4 buggednurse 2 years
Chronic insomnia via bed bugs, how do you deal with it? 1012 1 1 Redtape 2 years
Nightmares, 2 years later... 1303 4 4 AshamedandScratching 2 years
"Oh, don't worry, it is JUST bed bugs!" 2596 18 15 BuggingOutinWY 2 years
Psychological trauma 1595 4 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
Venting about phobia. 3071 11 9 mindoverbbs 2 years
can't take it! 778 2 2 JRA79 2 years
I can't sleep!!! 1410 2 2 ShelaghDB 2 years
Inbetween treatments - stay home or not? 957 3 2 sphinx 2 years
Equal Opportunity Infesters ! 1259 9 7 bed-bugscouk 2 years
bed bugs round 2 1333 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Think I need a therapist- Not coping well 1755 14 8 rovianne 2 years
It's been only four days... 1671 20 11 punaisedelit 2 years
finding peace 2184 7 5 jduk 2 years
Dilemma: How To Maintain Friendship Following Bed Bug Scare 4612 6 6 BugsInTO 2 years
Stress, sleepless nights in NYC 1427 1 1 nobitemom 2 years
we are so not alone. 825 1 1 nycfighter 3 years
Sad, Depressed, Anxious, and constantly crying 3648 9 7 nycfighter 3 years
i feel like im going crazy(just venting) 1346 1 1 Kwashington82 3 years
Trouble finding peace of mind, even with nothing on passives 3559 27 14 paranoidintoronto 3 years
Is this paranoia or is it real??? 3156 4 4 AshamedandScratching 3 years
coughing?? 3151 3 3 laststrawsue 3 years
Going crazy! Can't sleep! 5090 4 2 theyareoutthere 3 years
When did you put your stuff back? 1046 2 2 i hate buggs 3 years
How do you keep from falling apart 1133 4 4 MsLadybug 3 years
Ahh Bedtime . . . My Favorite (Used to Be) Time of Day! 1314 8 3 whbclaire 3 years
Disgusted/ Need Legal Advice 1247 3 2 BugsMustDie 3 years
Bed bugs - dealing with for month 1487 4 3 bedbugfumigationspecialists 3 years
Beg Bugs or Paranoia? After one month! 1718 4 2 BugsMustDie 3 years
Would not let son into the house 1311 6 3 theyareoutthere 3 years
My wife has Bug Phobia, Please Help!!! 3768 5 4 RavenT 3 years
Clearing the Aire (and Paranoia) 1230 2 2 AshamedandScratching 3 years
Going insane because of these BBs!! 1388 2 2 Nobugsonme 3 years
good video on emotional effects of bbs 1623 2 2 Valkyrie 3 years
PTBBS--Post Traumatic Bed Bug Syndrome 7132 14 9 DougSummersMS 3 years
Paranoia 1196 3 3 Koebner 3 years
Confusion about to tell home owner or not:( 1009 2 2 Nobugsonme 3 years
major anxiety, fear and paranoia 2094 1 1 callmecrazy 3 years
At a loss... 792 4 2 itbugzme 3 years
really need answers, please anything will help!!!! 1807 2 2 hopelessmom 3 years
Bitten by something and still anxious 1422 1 1 buggingoutbigtime 3 years
5 days since I found out I had them... hardly any sleep. 1298 6 4 nonamedone 3 years
Sleeping issues 1008 4 4 buggyinsocal 3 years
Shame and Guilt 2043 10 8 CompletelyLostIt 3 years
I am quickly losing my mind. extreme anxiety attack 2713 8 7 thecitymusthelp 3 years
Bed bugs = father's 2nd staph infection, my 3rd infected cyst. 3020 2 2 anxiousbb 3 years
Terrified, disgusted, devestated and sore swollen with bites 1442 3 3 buggyinsocal 3 years
What are you doing about friends and social events? 1912 5 5 Tommy Bugz 3 years
Completely unraveling at the seams 2340 13 10 Nobugsonme 3 years
Impact on romantic life 1541 6 4 BedBugBlogger 3 years

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