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About to embark on DIY inspection/treatment (possible overreaction) 226 4 3 Nobugsonme 2 weeks
Study finds bedbugs more deadly than originally thought 379 4 3 Winston O. Buggy 3 weeks
Harassment from landlord over bed bugs, what to do? 1557 4 4 lalich 4 weeks
How to deal with the Psychological effects? Crawlies and itchy feelings... 302 2 2 ItsJustABug 1 month
bed bugs were in my cell phone case please help 371 3 2 FormerlyBuggy 1 month
Is is just me being paranoid? 266 5 3 paranoidaboutbugs 1 month
Anxiety about BB- Do I need medication?! 395 7 3 paranoidaboutbugs 1 month
Anxiety/Depression after bedbugs? 2502 17 11 CrayCray4DaysDays 1 month
The Stigma of Bed Bugs 239 5 3 Chansey 1 month
Please help me I'm losing it 284 3 3 paranoidaboutbugs 1 month
Paranoia after carpet beetles 778 12 6 whimxx 2 months
Maybe this will help 456 7 4 cheesecake659 3 months
Feeling overwhelmed from recent discovery [a: adult male bed bug] 969 14 7 Richard56 4 months
Overreaction to BB's? 751 5 3 brightman79 4 months
Can I ever live a normal life again?! Feeling overwhelmed 1614 10 6 paranoid314 5 months
When does your sanity get better? 1058 13 7 dead.bugs 5 months
Update on Anxiety Approach 541 10 5 ItsJustABug 5 months
Once you find a bug on vacation, how do you enjoy yourself? 491 4 3 Winston O. Buggy 5 months
Hoping for some objective feedback 360 7 3 worriedaboutbedbugs 6 months
Just Some Venting 948 10 4 JustChecking 6 months
Nightmares: The new infestation of my mind 1705 4 4 Nastybug1 7 months
Concern for another 1439 8 4 BB_Muerto 7 months
BB Sponsors for Motivation 928 14 6 bed-bugscouk 8 months
I do have bb's and really need help 1082 3 3 Nobugsonme 8 months
The Bed Bug Diet? 4679 17 15 tryingalso 8 months
Carpet Beetles. Just live with it? 5379 28 8 Kimkl 8 months
Anxiety over new furniture. 1069 3 2 misery 8 months
They Are Back And I AM TOO 1811 27 5 JustChecking 9 months
Additional relaxation tool 1255 11 6 theyareoutthere 9 months
peace of mind? 1013 4 2 Nobugsonme 9 months
Helping children deal. 1368 4 2 bed-bugscouk 9 months
Never wanted to be here, but ... hello. :) 2276 4 3 Bug Buffet 10 months
Do we become a bit OCD? 1021 9 5 bed-bugscouk 10 months
Crying, feeling helpless wanting to end it all Help please 1300 8 3 Nobugsonme 10 months
Questions for kids in school. 1184 3 2 bedbuggedinwv 11 months
"Phantom bites" after bugs are gone? 1288 4 4 bed-bugscouk 11 months
Can't sleep and having panic attacks. Can I sleep on couch for peace of mind. 2354 5 4 Nobugsonme 11 months
Strange Question? 1104 3 3 P Bello 12 months
Should I see a therapist? How do I cope AFTER having bugs? 7602 25 17 Nobugsonme 1 year
Found a live one in the bed... Can't get myself to go back into apartment. 1360 2 2 Blackheart 1 year
I feel like a horrible person ... :( 1608 4 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
SUPER ANXIOUS please help. 1504 5 3 bbanxiety22 1 year
Afraid I gave older parents bed bugs 1449 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Single bedbug found, PCO inspection tomorrow, scared to sleep in my bed! 2072 11 5 switchblades 1 year
This is a nightmare! 1395 1 1 bronx bugged 1 year
My dream vacation is ruined 1611 5 4 suspiciousbedbug2 1 year
Absolutely miserable. 1553 2 2 InsectPests.Net 1 year
Psychological effects of bedbugs 2027 6 5 Nobugsonme 1 year
Bedbug anxiety 1787 11 6 AbsolutelyFreaking 1 year
When were you able to move on? 1707 2 2 endless_nightmare 1 year
Still have them 1684 1 1 Nosleepinmonths 1 year
Dreams? Possible PTSD type reaction? 2015 5 3 FinallyFreeIN 1 year
Despaired & frustrated 1813 4 2 Freakedoutincanada 1 year
What the doctors fail to tell us. 1162 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
what are your perceptions of the health risks with insecticides? 1513 24 11 bed-bugscouk 1 year
A Funny Thing About Beg Bugs 1350 19 9 P Bello 1 year
Afraid of going broke 825 2 2 ITortureBugs4Revenge 1 year
Sex? Yeah...right... 5352 118 22 theyareoutthere 1 year
Carpet Beetles and an unusual situation! (HELP!) 1114 2 2 bed-bugscouk 1 year
Having some anxiety problems. 1484 3 3 needrest 1 year
Posative Energy This Way Please. 1088 6 5 Nobugsonme 1 year
How worried should I be? Old evidence? [a: images not bed bug-related] 2353 21 6 endless_nightmare 1 year
Will the stress ever stop? 3271 48 11 Tryn2Cope 1 year
I'm a blubbering mess -- but at least you guys are here 762 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mental comfort 678 2 2 theyareoutthere 1 year
Life before BB 1606 11 9 anxietyalready 1 year
Sinus infection / Flu-like symptoms / Legal recourse? 2729 4 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
Fighting the battle, and maybe losing? 1156 2 2 AbsolutelyFreaking 1 year
Working Through It 708 5 2 swamprat 1 year
Can you have bed bugs with no signs? I am pretty sure I am just going crazy! 1632 11 5 endless_nightmare 1 year
My long distance interest has bed bugs. Is it worth it to visit him? 1382 13 8 Nobugsonme 1 year
Reassurance? 893 5 3 theyareoutthere 1 year
Battle-weary 747 6 3 bed-bugscouk 2 years
1yr8mos airtight seal broken & now I can't sleep 1002 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
Bed bugs and mental health 3067 1 1 Nobugsonme 2 years
Scared to sleep! 2162 10 3 sleeplessgirl 2 years
Ah! The carpet is moving! 796 2 1 alwaysbuggedout 2 years
advice requested: probabilities, timelines, and proactive steps 3833 4 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
I've become obsessed and think I need to talk with someone 4306 26 11 theyareoutthere 2 years
Any tips to keep your mind off it? 1252 3 3 theyareoutthere 2 years
Past trauma trigger? 1210 13 5 BuggerOffBBs 2 years
Over the edge... 993 4 2 Where is my mind 2 years
after treatment no more bites but still itchy 1628 2 2 KillerQueen 2 years
need a reality check! 941 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
Mental effects worse than the physical effects 4490 22 9 bed-bugscouk 2 years
Why do bedbugs freak us out so much? 3303 22 16 StillSaneIThink 2 years
Thoughts on Bed Bug Anxiety 2694 17 6 AutumnRain 2 years
Am I too paranoid ? 1735 5 3 itooscaredtosleep 2 years
How do some remain so calm about their BB infestation & I feel I'm going potty? 1684 8 6 seeingspots 2 years
Verge of nervous breakdown 3001 11 5 907momma 2 years
Relax! 2446 8 6 buggybrained 2 years
BED BUGS GONE- STILL NERVOUS 1762 2 2 ScaredInTheCity 2 years
Psychological trauma 2059 10 9 buggybrained 2 years
Relatives giving me a horrible time 1761 2 2 Alberta has bugs 2 years
the fear of re infestation from the known source, my mother! 1441 6 3 2r4m 2 years
Struggling to hold it together 1104 6 4 sleeplessinhonolulu 2 years
Struggling with bed bugs, I live alone with a cat, no money, no hope! 4487 20 7 rosiehatesbedbugs 2 years
Need help filling out civil court form? 954 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
I'm scared to come back on here but I do need support and encouragement 1335 7 6 Nobugsonme 2 years
Therapist suggest I stay at a hotel -lol 1014 2 2 cilecto 2 years
Losing hair 1167 4 2 P Bello 2 years
Does the wondering ever end? 1075 5 4 Koebner 2 years
I find it amazing that... 1145 7 5 bug_hater 2 years
Mental health (what doesn't kill us...) 1137 4 4 BuggedInIL 2 years
Anxiety in the morning 920 2 2 Koebner 2 years
Paranoid and need support 1326 9 6 dinnerfor3 2 years
Really don't know what to do at this point 1086 5 5 Nobugsonme 2 years
Already going mad with worry and sleepless and upset!!! 2330 11 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Mysterious Deaths May Be Related to Pesticides 1471 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Conquering Your Fear of Bed Bugs National Public Radio Discussion 1619 11 4 ItchyNYC 2 years
Natural and homeopathic remedies for anxity and insomnia 1422 7 4 buggyinsyracuse 2 years
Losing my mind too 1201 9 4 ItchyNYC 2 years
The Mental Burden 2753 20 14 rosiehatesbedbugs 2 years
first treatment feeling discouraged. 1158 3 2 feelinghelplesswith3 babies 2 years
Advice on dealing with bed bugs mentally?? 2027 6 4 ldb55036 2 years
When did you stop worrying about BBs? 4156 5 4 Nobugsonme 2 years
California Bed Bugs 2832 7 4 fkbedbugs 2 years
Still Paranoid, Still BB-Free, Moving again 1664 4 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
How do you keep BBs (actual ones) from feeding your OCD tendencies? 1866 3 3 Nobugsonme 3 years
Going to end up in the nut house! 1935 8 4 buggednurse 3 years
Chronic insomnia via bed bugs, how do you deal with it? 1223 1 1 Redtape 3 years
Nightmares, 2 years later... 1492 4 4 AshamedandScratching 3 years
"Oh, don't worry, it is JUST bed bugs!" 2886 18 15 BuggingOutinWY 3 years
Psychological trauma 1829 4 2 Nobugsonme 3 years
Venting about phobia. 3447 11 9 mindoverbbs 3 years
can't take it! 939 2 2 JRA79 3 years
I can't sleep!!! 1593 2 2 ShelaghDB 3 years
Inbetween treatments - stay home or not? 1149 3 2 sphinx 3 years
Equal Opportunity Infesters ! 1447 9 7 bed-bugscouk 3 years
bed bugs round 2 1549 3 3 Nobugsonme 3 years
Think I need a therapist- Not coping well 2053 14 8 rovianne 3 years
It's been only four days... 1841 20 11 punaisedelit 3 years
finding peace 2656 7 5 jduk 3 years
Dilemma: How To Maintain Friendship Following Bed Bug Scare 5784 6 6 BugsInTO 3 years
Stress, sleepless nights in NYC 1681 1 1 nobitemom 3 years
we are so not alone. 960 1 1 nycfighter 3 years
Sad, Depressed, Anxious, and constantly crying 4353 9 7 nycfighter 3 years
i feel like im going crazy(just venting) 1537 1 1 Kwashington82 3 years
Trouble finding peace of mind, even with nothing on passives 3914 27 14 paranoidintoronto 3 years
Is this paranoia or is it real??? 3813 4 4 AshamedandScratching 3 years
coughing?? 4037 3 3 laststrawsue 3 years
Going crazy! Can't sleep! 6204 4 2 theyareoutthere 3 years
When did you put your stuff back? 1226 2 2 i hate buggs 3 years
How do you keep from falling apart 1314 4 4 MsLadybug 3 years
Ahh Bedtime . . . My Favorite (Used to Be) Time of Day! 1554 8 3 whbclaire 3 years
Disgusted/ Need Legal Advice 1417 3 2 BugsMustDie 3 years
Bed bugs - dealing with for month 1710 4 3 bedbugfumigationspecialists 3 years
Beg Bugs or Paranoia? After one month! 2001 4 2 BugsMustDie 3 years
Would not let son into the house 1529 6 3 theyareoutthere 3 years
My wife has Bug Phobia, Please Help!!! 4186 5 4 RavenT 3 years

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