anxiety or going crazy?Mon, Jun 25th 2007
I have been on medication for a while now because of my anxiety. I recently had a baby and now I feel like every type of problem out there, I have. I fear I have OCD, anxiety, depression, all of it. My doctor just raised my dosage of my medication and to me it doesn't seem to be getting any better. It just cut down my number of panic attacks. I'm not sure if it's just my anxiety getting to me or I'm going crazy. I'm getting married soon and I am completely afraid I'm going to go crazy and make a fool out of myself. I need to know what I can do to get better or help or something.
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