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Study finds bedbugs more deadly than originally thought 209 4 3 Winston O. Buggy 21 hours
Harassment from landlord over bed bugs, what to do? 1521 4 4 lalich 1 week
How to deal with the Psychological effects? Crawlies and itchy feelings... 247 2 2 ItsJustABug 2 weeks
bed bugs were in my cell phone case please help 307 3 2 FormerlyBuggy 4 weeks
Is is just me being paranoid? 242 5 3 paranoidaboutbugs 1 month
Anxiety about BB- Do I need medication?! 315 7 3 paranoidaboutbugs 1 month
Anxiety/Depression after bedbugs? 2456 17 11 CrayCray4DaysDays 1 month
The Stigma of Bed Bugs 204 5 3 Chansey 1 month
Please help me I'm losing it 250 3 3 paranoidaboutbugs 1 month
Paranoia after carpet beetles 703 12 6 whimxx 2 months
Maybe this will help 439 7 4 cheesecake659 2 months
Feeling overwhelmed from recent discovery [a: adult male bed bug] 945 14 7 Richard56 3 months
Overreaction to BB's? 724 5 3 brightman79 3 months
Can I ever live a normal life again?! Feeling overwhelmed 1539 10 6 paranoid314 4 months
When does your sanity get better? 1044 13 7 dead.bugs 4 months
Update on Anxiety Approach 519 10 5 ItsJustABug 4 months
Once you find a bug on vacation, how do you enjoy yourself? 481 4 3 Winston O. Buggy 5 months
Hoping for some objective feedback 351 7 3 worriedaboutbedbugs 5 months
Just Some Venting 933 10 4 JustChecking 6 months
Nightmares: The new infestation of my mind 1670 4 4 Nastybug1 6 months
Concern for another 1421 8 4 BB_Muerto 6 months
BB Sponsors for Motivation 916 14 6 bed-bugscouk 7 months
I do have bb's and really need help 1059 3 3 Nobugsonme 7 months
The Bed Bug Diet? 4617 17 15 tryingalso 7 months
Carpet Beetles. Just live with it? 5161 28 8 Kimkl 8 months
Anxiety over new furniture. 1049 3 2 misery 8 months
They Are Back And I AM TOO 1793 27 5 JustChecking 8 months
Additional relaxation tool 1225 11 6 theyareoutthere 8 months
peace of mind? 1002 4 2 Nobugsonme 8 months
Helping children deal. 1346 4 2 bed-bugscouk 9 months
Never wanted to be here, but ... hello. :) 2256 4 3 Bug Buffet 9 months
Do we become a bit OCD? 1008 9 5 bed-bugscouk 9 months
Crying, feeling helpless wanting to end it all Help please 1276 8 3 Nobugsonme 10 months
Questions for kids in school. 1165 3 2 bedbuggedinwv 10 months
"Phantom bites" after bugs are gone? 1268 4 4 bed-bugscouk 11 months
Can't sleep and having panic attacks. Can I sleep on couch for peace of mind. 2337 5 4 Nobugsonme 11 months
Strange Question? 1092 3 3 P Bello 11 months
Should I see a therapist? How do I cope AFTER having bugs? 7517 25 17 Nobugsonme 11 months
Found a live one in the bed... Can't get myself to go back into apartment. 1346 2 2 Blackheart 11 months
I feel like a horrible person ... :( 1586 4 4 Nobugsonme 11 months
SUPER ANXIOUS please help. 1490 5 3 bbanxiety22 11 months
Afraid I gave older parents bed bugs 1431 2 2 Nobugsonme 11 months
Single bedbug found, PCO inspection tomorrow, scared to sleep in my bed! 2050 11 5 switchblades 11 months
This is a nightmare! 1378 1 1 bronx bugged 11 months
My dream vacation is ruined 1594 5 4 suspiciousbedbug2 12 months
Absolutely miserable. 1540 2 2 InsectPests.Net 1 year
Psychological effects of bedbugs 2009 6 5 Nobugsonme 1 year
Bedbug anxiety 1770 11 6 AbsolutelyFreaking 1 year
When were you able to move on? 1697 2 2 endless_nightmare 1 year
Still have them 1674 1 1 Nosleepinmonths 1 year
Dreams? Possible PTSD type reaction? 1994 5 3 FinallyFreeIN 1 year
Despaired & frustrated 1801 4 2 Freakedoutincanada 1 year
What the doctors fail to tell us. 1146 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
what are your perceptions of the health risks with insecticides? 1478 24 11 bed-bugscouk 1 year
A Funny Thing About Beg Bugs 1340 19 9 P Bello 1 year
Afraid of going broke 813 2 2 ITortureBugs4Revenge 1 year
Sex? Yeah...right... 5298 118 22 theyareoutthere 1 year
Carpet Beetles and an unusual situation! (HELP!) 1094 2 2 bed-bugscouk 1 year
Having some anxiety problems. 1466 3 3 needrest 1 year
Posative Energy This Way Please. 1077 6 5 Nobugsonme 1 year
How worried should I be? Old evidence? [a: images not bed bug-related] 2334 21 6 endless_nightmare 1 year
Will the stress ever stop? 3252 48 11 Tryn2Cope 1 year
I'm a blubbering mess -- but at least you guys are here 750 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mental comfort 668 2 2 theyareoutthere 1 year
Life before BB 1588 11 9 anxietyalready 1 year
Sinus infection / Flu-like symptoms / Legal recourse? 2685 4 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
Fighting the battle, and maybe losing? 1130 2 2 AbsolutelyFreaking 1 year
Working Through It 698 5 2 swamprat 1 year
Can you have bed bugs with no signs? I am pretty sure I am just going crazy! 1615 11 5 endless_nightmare 1 year
My long distance interest has bed bugs. Is it worth it to visit him? 1363 13 8 Nobugsonme 1 year
Reassurance? 883 5 3 theyareoutthere 1 year
Battle-weary 737 6 3 bed-bugscouk 1 year
1yr8mos airtight seal broken & now I can't sleep 988 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Bed bugs and mental health 3007 1 1 Nobugsonme 1 year
Scared to sleep! 2071 10 3 sleeplessgirl 2 years
Ah! The carpet is moving! 781 2 1 alwaysbuggedout 2 years
advice requested: probabilities, timelines, and proactive steps 3772 4 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
I've become obsessed and think I need to talk with someone 4234 26 11 theyareoutthere 2 years
Any tips to keep your mind off it? 1232 3 3 theyareoutthere 2 years
Past trauma trigger? 1201 13 5 BuggerOffBBs 2 years
Over the edge... 983 4 2 Where is my mind 2 years
after treatment no more bites but still itchy 1548 2 2 KillerQueen 2 years
need a reality check! 933 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
Mental effects worse than the physical effects 4478 22 9 bed-bugscouk 2 years
Why do bedbugs freak us out so much? 3232 22 16 StillSaneIThink 2 years
Thoughts on Bed Bug Anxiety 2674 17 6 AutumnRain 2 years
Am I too paranoid ? 1697 5 3 itooscaredtosleep 2 years
How do some remain so calm about their BB infestation & I feel I'm going potty? 1671 8 6 seeingspots 2 years
Verge of nervous breakdown 2982 11 5 907momma 2 years
Relax! 2401 8 6 buggybrained 2 years
BED BUGS GONE- STILL NERVOUS 1748 2 2 ScaredInTheCity 2 years
Psychological trauma 2040 10 9 buggybrained 2 years
Relatives giving me a horrible time 1743 2 2 Alberta has bugs 2 years
the fear of re infestation from the known source, my mother! 1431 6 3 2r4m 2 years
Struggling to hold it together 1096 6 4 sleeplessinhonolulu 2 years
Struggling with bed bugs, I live alone with a cat, no money, no hope! 4430 20 7 rosiehatesbedbugs 2 years
Need help filling out civil court form? 944 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
I'm scared to come back on here but I do need support and encouragement 1323 7 6 Nobugsonme 2 years
Therapist suggest I stay at a hotel -lol 1000 2 2 cilecto 2 years
Losing hair 1152 4 2 P Bello 2 years
Does the wondering ever end? 1065 5 4 Koebner 2 years
I find it amazing that... 1137 7 5 bug_hater 2 years
Mental health (what doesn't kill us...) 1127 4 4 BuggedInIL 2 years
Anxiety in the morning 910 2 2 Koebner 2 years
Paranoid and need support 1317 9 6 dinnerfor3 2 years
Really don't know what to do at this point 1076 5 5 Nobugsonme 2 years
Already going mad with worry and sleepless and upset!!! 2305 11 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Mysterious Deaths May Be Related to Pesticides 1462 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Conquering Your Fear of Bed Bugs National Public Radio Discussion 1607 11 4 ItchyNYC 2 years
Natural and homeopathic remedies for anxity and insomnia 1405 7 4 buggyinsyracuse 2 years
Losing my mind too 1193 9 4 ItchyNYC 2 years
The Mental Burden 2726 20 14 rosiehatesbedbugs 2 years
first treatment feeling discouraged. 1151 3 2 feelinghelplesswith3 babies 2 years
Advice on dealing with bed bugs mentally?? 1997 6 4 ldb55036 2 years
When did you stop worrying about BBs? 4098 5 4 Nobugsonme 2 years
California Bed Bugs 2773 7 4 fkbedbugs 2 years
Still Paranoid, Still BB-Free, Moving again 1654 4 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
How do you keep BBs (actual ones) from feeding your OCD tendencies? 1850 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Going to end up in the nut house! 1919 8 4 buggednurse 2 years
Chronic insomnia via bed bugs, how do you deal with it? 1213 1 1 Redtape 2 years
Nightmares, 2 years later... 1479 4 4 AshamedandScratching 3 years
"Oh, don't worry, it is JUST bed bugs!" 2863 18 15 BuggingOutinWY 3 years
Psychological trauma 1816 4 2 Nobugsonme 3 years
Venting about phobia. 3426 11 9 mindoverbbs 3 years
can't take it! 929 2 2 JRA79 3 years
I can't sleep!!! 1576 2 2 ShelaghDB 3 years
Inbetween treatments - stay home or not? 1137 3 2 sphinx 3 years
Equal Opportunity Infesters ! 1438 9 7 bed-bugscouk 3 years
bed bugs round 2 1540 3 3 Nobugsonme 3 years
Think I need a therapist- Not coping well 2029 14 8 rovianne 3 years
It's been only four days... 1832 20 11 punaisedelit 3 years
finding peace 2598 7 5 jduk 3 years
Dilemma: How To Maintain Friendship Following Bed Bug Scare 5631 6 6 BugsInTO 3 years
Stress, sleepless nights in NYC 1664 1 1 nobitemom 3 years
we are so not alone. 950 1 1 nycfighter 3 years
Sad, Depressed, Anxious, and constantly crying 4287 9 7 nycfighter 3 years
i feel like im going crazy(just venting) 1528 1 1 Kwashington82 3 years
Trouble finding peace of mind, even with nothing on passives 3885 27 14 paranoidintoronto 3 years
Is this paranoia or is it real??? 3720 4 4 AshamedandScratching 3 years
coughing?? 3931 3 3 laststrawsue 3 years
Going crazy! Can't sleep! 6058 4 2 theyareoutthere 3 years
When did you put your stuff back? 1217 2 2 i hate buggs 3 years
How do you keep from falling apart 1301 4 4 MsLadybug 3 years
Ahh Bedtime . . . My Favorite (Used to Be) Time of Day! 1537 8 3 whbclaire 3 years
Disgusted/ Need Legal Advice 1404 3 2 BugsMustDie 3 years
Bed bugs - dealing with for month 1694 4 3 bedbugfumigationspecialists 3 years
Beg Bugs or Paranoia? After one month! 1981 4 2 BugsMustDie 3 years
Would not let son into the house 1512 6 3 theyareoutthere 3 years
My wife has Bug Phobia, Please Help!!! 4153 5 4 RavenT 3 years
Clearing the Aire (and Paranoia) 1393 2 2 AshamedandScratching 3 years

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