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Despaired & frustrated 393 4 2 Freakedoutincanada 6 days
What the doctors fail to tell us. 543 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 month
what are your perceptions of the health risks with insecticides? 703 24 11 bed-bugscouk 1 month
A Funny Thing About Beg Bugs 733 19 9 P Bello 2 months
Afraid of going broke 325 2 2 ITortureBugs4Revenge 2 months
Sex? Yeah...right... 3587 118 22 theyareoutthere 3 months
Carpet Beetles and an unusual situation! (HELP!) 410 2 2 bed-bugscouk 3 months
Having some anxiety problems. 875 3 3 needrest 4 months
Posative Energy This Way Please. 523 6 5 Nobugsonme 5 months
How worried should I be? Old evidence? [a: images not bed bug-related] 592 21 6 endless_nightmare 5 months
Will the stress ever stop? 2372 48 11 Tryn2Cope 5 months
I'm a blubbering mess -- but at least you guys are here 289 2 2 Nobugsonme 5 months
Mental comfort 280 2 2 theyareoutthere 6 months
Life before BB 1101 11 9 anxietyalready 6 months
Sinus infection / Flu-like symptoms / Legal recourse? 1510 4 4 Nobugsonme 6 months
Fighting the battle, and maybe losing? 487 2 2 AbsolutelyFreaking 7 months
Working Through It 325 5 2 swamprat 7 months
Can you have bed bugs with no signs? I am pretty sure I am just going crazy! 844 11 5 endless_nightmare 7 months
My long distance interest has bed bugs. Is it worth it to visit him? 660 13 8 Nobugsonme 8 months
Reassurance? 375 5 3 theyareoutthere 8 months
Should I see a therapist? How do I cope AFTER having bugs? 4691 22 15 Nobugsonme 8 months
Battle-weary 331 6 3 bed-bugscouk 9 months
1yr8mos airtight seal broken & now I can't sleep 403 2 2 Nobugsonme 9 months
Bed bugs and mental health 1241 1 1 Nobugsonme 9 months
Scared to sleep! 677 10 3 sleeplessgirl 9 months
Ah! The carpet is moving! 363 2 1 alwaysbuggedout 9 months
advice requested: probabilities, timelines, and proactive steps 1308 4 3 Nobugsonme 9 months
I've become obsessed and think I need to talk with someone 3021 26 11 theyareoutthere 9 months
Any tips to keep your mind off it? 505 3 3 theyareoutthere 9 months
Past trauma trigger? 735 13 5 BuggerOffBBs 9 months
Over the edge... 433 4 2 Where is my mind 9 months
after treatment no more bites but still itchy 621 2 2 KillerQueen 11 months
need a reality check! 543 2 2 Nobugsonme 11 months
Mental effects worse than the physical effects 3678 22 9 bed-bugscouk 11 months
Why do bedbugs freak us out so much? 2176 22 16 StillSaneIThink 11 months
Thoughts on Bed Bug Anxiety 1748 17 6 AutumnRain 11 months
Am I too paranoid ? 775 5 3 itooscaredtosleep 12 months
How do some remain so calm about their BB infestation & I feel I'm going potty? 1184 8 6 seeingspots 1 year
The Bed Bug Diet? 2056 15 13 LadyO 1 year
Verge of nervous breakdown 1737 11 5 907momma 1 year
Relax! 1380 8 6 buggybrained 1 year
BED BUGS GONE- STILL NERVOUS 1231 2 2 ScaredInTheCity 1 year
Psychological trauma 1210 10 9 buggybrained 1 year
Relatives giving me a horrible time 1028 2 2 Alberta has bugs 1 year
the fear of re infestation from the known source, my mother! 1048 6 3 2r4m 1 year
Struggling to hold it together 737 6 4 sleeplessinhonolulu 1 year
Struggling with bed bugs, I live alone with a cat, no money, no hope! 3099 20 7 rosiehatesbedbugs 1 year
Need help filling out civil court form? 541 2 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
I'm scared to come back on here but I do need support and encouragement 858 7 6 Nobugsonme 1 year
Therapist suggest I stay at a hotel -lol 630 2 2 cilecto 1 year
Losing hair 638 4 2 P Bello 1 year
Does the wondering ever end? 646 5 4 Koebner 1 year
I find it amazing that... 792 7 5 bug_hater 1 year
Mental health (what doesn't kill us...) 687 4 4 BuggedInIL 1 year
Anxiety in the morning 509 2 2 Koebner 1 year
Paranoid and need support 846 9 6 dinnerfor3 1 year
Really don't know what to do at this point 746 5 5 Nobugsonme 1 year
Already going mad with worry and sleepless and upset!!! 1439 11 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
Mysterious Deaths May Be Related to Pesticides 1028 3 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
Conquering Your Fear of Bed Bugs National Public Radio Discussion 1060 11 4 ItchyNYC 1 year
Natural and homeopathic remedies for anxity and insomnia 756 7 4 buggyinsyracuse 1 year
Losing my mind too 729 9 4 ItchyNYC 1 year
The Mental Burden 1801 20 14 rosiehatesbedbugs 1 year
first treatment feeling discouraged. 741 3 2 feelinghelplesswith3 babies 1 year
Advice on dealing with bed bugs mentally?? 1320 6 4 ldb55036 1 year
When did you stop worrying about BBs? 2675 5 4 Nobugsonme 1 year
California Bed Bugs 1640 7 4 fkbedbugs 1 year
Still Paranoid, Still BB-Free, Moving again 1072 4 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
How do you keep BBs (actual ones) from feeding your OCD tendencies? 1319 3 3 Nobugsonme 1 year
Going to end up in the nut house! 1348 8 4 buggednurse 1 year
Chronic insomnia via bed bugs, how do you deal with it? 723 1 1 Redtape 1 year
Nightmares, 2 years later... 1068 4 4 AshamedandScratching 1 year
"Oh, don't worry, it is JUST bed bugs!" 2279 18 15 BuggingOutinWY 1 year
Psychological trauma 1259 4 2 Nobugsonme 1 year
Venting about phobia. 2630 11 9 mindoverbbs 1 year
can't take it! 576 2 2 JRA79 1 year
I can't sleep!!! 1116 2 2 ShelaghDB 1 year
Inbetween treatments - stay home or not? 722 3 2 sphinx 1 year
Equal Opportunity Infesters ! 934 9 7 bed-bugscouk 2 years
bed bugs round 2 1047 3 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
Think I need a therapist- Not coping well 1451 14 8 rovianne 2 years
It's been only four days... 1425 20 11 punaisedelit 2 years
finding peace 1601 7 5 jduk 2 years
Dilemma: How To Maintain Friendship Following Bed Bug Scare 3416 6 6 BugsInTO 2 years
Stress, sleepless nights in NYC 943 1 1 nobitemom 2 years
we are so not alone. 629 1 1 nycfighter 2 years
Sad, Depressed, Anxious, and constantly crying 3025 9 7 nycfighter 2 years
i feel like im going crazy(just venting) 1031 1 1 Kwashington82 2 years
Trouble finding peace of mind, even with nothing on passives 3019 27 14 paranoidintoronto 2 years
Is this paranoia or is it real??? 2373 4 4 AshamedandScratching 2 years
coughing?? 2348 3 3 laststrawsue 2 years
Going crazy! Can't sleep! 3944 4 2 theyareoutthere 2 years
When did you put your stuff back? 806 2 2 i hate buggs 2 years
How do you keep from falling apart 897 4 4 MsLadybug 2 years
Ahh Bedtime . . . My Favorite (Used to Be) Time of Day! 988 8 3 whbclaire 2 years
Disgusted/ Need Legal Advice 981 3 2 BugsMustDie 2 years
Bed bugs - dealing with for month 1174 4 3 bedbugfumigationspecialists 2 years
Beg Bugs or Paranoia? After one month! 1348 4 2 BugsMustDie 2 years
Would not let son into the house 1029 6 3 theyareoutthere 2 years
My wife has Bug Phobia, Please Help!!! 3161 5 4 RavenT 2 years
Clearing the Aire (and Paranoia) 961 2 2 AshamedandScratching 2 years
Going insane because of these BBs!! 1108 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
good video on emotional effects of bbs 1136 2 2 Valkyrie 2 years
PTBBS--Post Traumatic Bed Bug Syndrome 5638 14 9 DougSummersMS 2 years
Paranoia 928 3 3 Koebner 2 years
Confusion about to tell home owner or not:( 793 2 2 Nobugsonme 2 years
major anxiety, fear and paranoia 1659 1 1 callmecrazy 2 years
At a loss... 596 4 2 itbugzme 2 years
really need answers, please anything will help!!!! 1504 2 2 hopelessmom 2 years
Bitten by something and still anxious 1150 1 1 buggingoutbigtime 2 years
5 days since I found out I had them... hardly any sleep. 1071 6 4 nonamedone 2 years
Sleeping issues 795 4 4 buggyinsocal 2 years
Shame and Guilt 1602 10 8 CompletelyLostIt 2 years
I am quickly losing my mind. extreme anxiety attack 2250 8 7 thecitymusthelp 2 years
Bed bugs = father's 2nd staph infection, my 3rd infected cyst. 2524 2 2 anxiousbb 2 years
Terrified, disgusted, devestated and sore swollen with bites 1156 3 3 buggyinsocal 2 years
What are you doing about friends and social events? 1550 5 5 Tommy Bugz 2 years
Completely unraveling at the seams 1927 13 10 Nobugsonme 2 years
Impact on romantic life 1276 6 4 BedBugBlogger 2 years
Most basic- How can I SLEEP? 2607 37 13 MoreThanOnceBitten 2 years
Do you have a life during this? 1153 8 4 Stay_Calm 2 years
I've just about lost it. 1021 4 3 Louise 2 years
Social Impacts of a Bed Bug Infestation on Winnipeg's Inner-City Residents 1159 1 1 BedBugMutts 2 years
When does it become an obsession? 1158 2 2 Jenn28 2 years
OMG 837 4 3 Nobugsonme 2 years
5 months - no signs of bed bugs- bites continue to ruin my life 4495 4 3 SmrtBB 2 years
Two long years 2262 30 11 desperatehousewife 2 years
PLEASE HELP ME! Bed bugs... 1399 6 3 spideyjg 2 years
Can birds get bit by bed bugs?? 2238 3 3 slj29 2 years
is it possible that they are biting me while I clean? 2624 18 9 itchy2scratchy 2 years
Found a bug Can't Sleep 2747 5 3 scared sleepless 2 years
BedBugs Made me Sick with a FEVER! 7203 2 2 DougSummersMS 2 years
So helpless in Los Angeles 3304 34 8 HelplessinLA 3 years
TV Researching personnal story with bed bugs in NYC 1016 3 3 Nobugsonme 3 years
Hopeless situation.... 1253 1 1 hopeless666 3 years
bad reaction to pesticide 2010 1 1 healthimpacted 3 years
Bed Bug Sociologist/Psychiatrist 1509 4 4 MyWorstFear 3 years
Am I doomed? 923 2 2 Jay A. 3 years
Scared to go to bed. Don't know what to do 2164 11 9 jrbtnyc 3 years
This is going to sound really crazy! I do think I've lost it! 1669 14 9 HelpinDC 3 years
Anxiety out the wazoo, how long til bugs gone? 3826 4 3 listhebeast 3 years
Nightmares and Post-traumic Stress from BBs 4460 10 9 victimized 3 years
Bedbugs and Irrationality: a love story 1064 4 3 scaredcrapless 3 years
70 bedbug bites in 2 days. i am going crazy! i need help! 4268 9 5 melis 3 years
DDT Promotion -- Useless Alarming? 2888 17 8 BBcoukHome 3 years
Are Women More Obsessed About Bed bugs Than Men? 2909 55 30 victimized 3 years
can't rest 774 4 3 BlueInDC 3 years
article about workplace ostracism 1400 10 6 insecticidal 3 years
Has anyone else canceled trips just for fear of false blame? 832 7 5 victimized 3 years
BBs Ruined My Christmas 1407 2 2 insecticidal 3 years

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