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San Francisco, California
My name is Christine. I have been living with several mental illnesses since childhood. Over... Full Bio
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Weaning Off Clonazepam

After much discussion with my therapist we both agreed that the number one drug I need to start weaning off of is Clonazepam, as it is one of the...

Beware of Benzos!

Benzodiazepines, or "Benzos",  are essentially what all anti-anxiety meds are categorized under.  For example, the med I take for my anxiety and...

The First Step

I have officially completed my first step.  It's a minor step, but it still has significance.  Today I am officially off Pristiq and back on...

It All Starts Right NOW

So here's the deal... as I mentioned earlier I've decided that it's time for me to try my hardest to be med-free and if that's not possible then...

Question Everything

In my last post I truly thought that I was spiraling out of control again.  It scared me to think how easily I could slip back into that dark...

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Feb 15 2011 by milaformj

Hello Hope,

I joined the wellsphere to share my new wealth of information on something wonderful in my life.  It might be able to help you.  Let me know if you are interested in learning.


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Feb 08 2011 by Jeff K.
Love the quotes! 
Jan 21 2011 by Hope Despite Depression

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is to not stop questioning. ~ Albert Einstein ~