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    moonbeam
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    Do u have any other illnesses alongside depression

    I have IBS (irritable bowel syndrome), IC (interstitial cystitis), Reflux, Vitamin B12 deficiency

    I just wonder how much do these other illnesses affect you or add to your depression?

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    Boss Lady ;) Suzi's Avatar
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    I don't have a diagnosed mental health condition, but I have a range of other physical illnesses including Fibromyalgia, Osteoarthritis, DDD, spinal issues, and a rare form of migraine..
    God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change,
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    I too have a joy of IBS which is closely linked with my mental health and stress levels. I'm also diabetic which is harder to manage when I'm struggling mentally. Other health issues include asthma and sleep apnoea.

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    i have high blood pressure and depression...

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    Apart from depression, I have ptsd, anxiety and panic attacks, and arthritis in my knees, sponilitys in my kneck

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    As well as depression I've had 2 operations on my back, with more on the cards, I've just been diagnosed with arthritis in both my knees, I've asthma and a severe allergy to latex (among other things). I suffer from allergic rhinitis in different seasons too, along with hayfever in the other seasons. Lol.

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    As well as depression I've got high blood pressure and an enlarged heart.
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    Anxiety +Eczeme and a sickness for Leyton Orient football club that has lasted well over 30 years.

    They look at me and think I'm cool, I'm purplefan at night I rule.

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    I am just diagnosed with HBP,scary.I don't want to die so soon

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    Boss Lady ;) Suzi's Avatar
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    Sorry, HBV?
    God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change,
    Courage to change the things I can,
    And wisdom to know the difference.

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