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Dr. Joseph Boland
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Feeling Emotionally Upset (Overview)

Feeling emotionally upset refers to persistent feelings of anxiety, depression, sadness, or general unease.


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Headache, feeling cold, upset stomach?

Viral illness: Give this time. Treat symptoms and rest and stay hydrated. If you get a high fever, stiff neck, sensitive to light, confused, see a doctor asap. ...Read more

Dr. Joseph Boland
253 doctors shared insights

Feeling Emotionally Upset (Overview)

Feeling emotionally upset refers to persistent feelings of anxiety, depression, sadness, or general unease.


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Could emotional upset cause miscarriage?

Could emotional upset cause miscarriage?

No: Miscarriages are not caused by stress. Most early losses are due to bad luck (meaning a genetically abnormal embryo) and the remainder are caused by a handful of other causes. ...Read more

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Feeling Good (Checklist)

Aim for six to eight hours of sleep daily
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Eat fruits and veggies, and less processed, and junk food
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Try stretching, relaxation exercises, and yoga at night to unwind
daily
Engage in safe, pleasant, recreational activities
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Can anxiety kinda make you feel nausea carsick feeling?

Can anxiety kinda make you feel nausea carsick feeling?

Yes it can: First make sure that there is nothing physically wrong, then consider psychotherapy to help sort out why you are anxious and how to reduce your stress and anxiety. ...Read more

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Im feeling very tired no energy. Feeling sick.

Im feeling very tired no energy. Feeling sick.

See physician: Numerous possible reasons, may be as simple as fatigue or a virus but if persists, it needs to be checked out. ...Read more

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I am experiencing feeling depressed (quality: feelings of despair, feelings of worthlessness) and feeling anxious (worsened by: psychological str...

I am experiencing  feeling depressed (quality: feelings of despair, feelings of worthlessness)  and feeling anxious (worsened by: psychological str...

See doctor: Depression is a common illness. It is due to chemical imbalance in the brain and is not a moral failing. There are effective treatments and you should see a doctor for an evaluation and prescription. Do not let the depression keep you from seeing a doctor. Wish you good health. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if have sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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I am experiencing restlessness, feeling anxious (worsened by: psychological stress) , feeling depressed (quality: feelings of despair, feelings of worthlessness, feeling smothered) and irritability. What should I do?

I am experiencing  restlessness, feeling anxious (worsened by: psychological stress) , feeling depressed (quality: feelings of despair, feelings of worthlessness, feeling smothered)  and irritability. What should I do?

Anxiety/depression: You have all the classic symptoms of stress, anxiety and depression. This is very common, and it is very important you see your doctor as soon as possible. Getting help to treat your issues can be very beneficial, including therapy, counseling, and possible medications. The simple fact that you are discussing your feelings now is a first step, so make the call to see the Doctor. Best wishes! ...Read more

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I feel drowsy . headache upset stomache , tired and depressed?

I feel drowsy . headache upset stomache , tired and depressed?

Further evaluation n: Although clinical depression can cause some of these symptoms, I would recommend scheduling an appointment with your primary care physician to perform some lab studies. ...Read more

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Feeling body pain, unsatisfied stomach, occasionally feeling vomiting sensation, feeling energy less, what to do.

Feeling body pain, unsatisfied stomach, occasionally feeling vomiting sensation, feeling energy less, what to do.

Check T: It sounds like stomach flu. Take your t and if elevated rest, avoid solid food. Ginger tea can be helpful for upset stomach. If you vomit, take liquids in very small amounts from a teaspoon to prevent vomiting induced from swallowing. In a day or two you may feel much better. If you have a lot of diarrhea emergenc c is a helpful powdered drink high in potassium you can add to water. ...Read more

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Im feeling suicidal?

Im feeling suicidal?

What to do.: Get seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the national suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk (1-800-273-8255) for support. I am glad that you wrote in. ...Read more

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After mistrusted feel tired?

Not sure: I am guessing you meant to say after a miscairrage you are tired. If that is correct i think that can occur if you are anemic or emotionally drained. Hope i guessed correctly. ...Read more

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Stomach upset. Vommitting. Feel bloated. Hard to hold down water. Feel kinda shaky.

Stomach upset. Vommitting. Feel bloated. Hard to hold down water. Feel kinda shaky.

Medication: There are good medications to control vomiting and nausea. You should see a physician if you are unable to keep fluids down. They can then investigate what is causing the vomiting and treat it appropriately. ...Read more

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My father has stage 4 nsclc not taking treatments but been feeling nausea off & on this week.

My father has stage 4 nsclc not taking treatments but been feeling nausea off & on  this week.

Nausea can be due to: Nausea can be due to advancing cancer or from his medicines. If his nausea persists more than another 1-2 days or if he starts to have vomiting get him checked by his oncologist. ...Read more

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Very tired and upset stomach?

Very tired and upset stomach?

Many possibilities.: There are innumerable medical, nutritional and emotional conditions that include being tired as a symptom. These range from simple issues to those far more complex. A good checkup and blood testing would be a good starting point. At your age, could be heart related, mesenteric ischemia, even cancer. ...Read more

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I'm tired of being depressed and feeling anxious and panicky. Any advice?

I'm tired of being depressed and feeling anxious and panicky. Any advice?

See below: Have you seen your primary care doctor to rule out any medical issues that might be causing your sx? For depression and anxiety: practice relaxation, mediation, guided imagery (you can google it); keep a diary of the events when you happen to be anxious/depressed: what happened; thoughts you had; what helped;where did it feel in your body; establish small achievable goals. Good luck! ...Read more

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I am experiencing feeling anxious (worsened by: psychological stress) , paranoid behavior and feeling depressed. What medications could help?

I am experiencing  feeling anxious (worsened by: psychological stress) , paranoid behavior and feeling depressed. What medications could help?

Anxious & Depressed: Medication is not the only way to treat your symptoms. Please see a clinical psychologist to learn strategies to deal w/your situation. Cognitive therapy (working w/your "self-talk" is one such way. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of feeling of unreality from extreme anxiety?

Control adrenaline: Yes, the feeling of unreality is typically just a side effect of all the stress hormones/adrenaline from the fight or flight response of extreme anxiety. Psychologists can teach you to control your anxiety with a structured cognitive behavioral therapy program. As you learn to control your anxiety, you will learn keep your body from going into that fight or flght mode and not release adrenaline. ...Read more

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Agitated sad depressed hot tempered shaky nausea day 2 on lovan (prozac) i hate life?

Agitated sad depressed hot tempered shaky nausea day 2 on lovan (prozac) i hate life?

Depression Prozac (fluoxetine): These are uncomfortable symptoms. It is possible that you had these symptoms before starting prozac, (fluoxetine) and symptoms became intense after starting prozac, (fluoxetine) please see your psychiatrist soon, discuss treatment modalities for your depression. Depression is treatable with good results. Care for your life! ...Read more

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Feeling PANICKY can't breathe can't calm down heart racing unreality anger spouts of suicidal thoughts exhausted tired body aches mind scattered ovrw?

Feeling PANICKY can't breathe can't calm down heart racing unreality anger spouts of suicidal thoughts  exhausted tired body aches mind scattered ovrw?

Seek help: Any time you have suicidal thoughts or urges it warrants getting some assistance. It is not normal to think about harming yourself, and this can be a symptom of depression. Get a consultation with a trusted provider. Treatment is available. ...Read more

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I am experiencing feeling depressed and feeling anxious (worsened by: caffeinated drinks (coffee, tea, soda, etc and feel dizzy and heavy headed?

Neurologist referal: I suggest you have an exam by a neurologist as soon as possible. The dizziness and heavy headed feeling should be explored further. Depression and anxiety are also of concern and could be related to a neurological problem, diet, or psychological problems. Please avoid caffeine and alcohol. I wish you well with your health and am available for future consultations on HealthTap. ...Read more

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Could emotional issues upset my stomach?

Could emotional issues upset my stomach?

Yes : You could experience nausea, vomiting, loose stools, abdominal pain or cramping, butterflies in stomach etc- if you tend to express anxiety, stress or other emotional upset through bodily reactions. ...Read more

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Could emotional upset cause miscarriage?

No: Miscarriages are not caused by stress. Most early losses are due to bad luck (meaning a genetically abnormal embryo) and the remainder are caused by a handful of other causes. ...Read more

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Why do some people get emotional/upset/grumpy (aka"hangry") when they are hungry? Is there a scientific explanation for that?

Why do some people get emotional/upset/grumpy (aka"hangry") when they are hungry? Is there a scientific explanation for that?

Yes: The long answer is complicated but the short is running low on fuel. Your engine is stalling, running rough, etc. Blood sugar levels directly impact the brain and those states you name are how it acts in response. It's very real and while some can 'control' what shows - it's still happening inside. ...Read more

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I've been experiencing a lot of stress lately & I have been feeling constantly sad. I overthink a lot to the point that I upset myself. ?

I've been experiencing a lot of stress lately & I have been feeling constantly sad. I overthink a lot to the point that I upset myself. ?

Seek Medical Advice : It could be depression that you may be suffering. Talk to your Physician about this and get the right advice ...Read more

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Why am I always feeling so upset?

Why am I always feeling so upset?

I do not know: This is certainly a very vague question and without sitting down and discussing all your concerns and exactly why you have been getting upset, etc, it is impossible to tell you. I recommend you see a good therapist or health care provider to examine you and start to examine what exact issues you have. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What to do if I'm feeling angry and upset as I still feel alienated from society at 36 years old?

What to do if I'm feeling angry and upset as I still feel alienated from society at 36 years old?

Learn how to be: a member of society so that you don't feel like an alien. Your anger/rage is likely to alienate you further. ...Read more

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39 male I've been having this feeling of being full all the time it's been about 2weeks no pain just a little upset feeling off and on no vomitting?

39 male I've been having this feeling of being full all the time it's been about 2weeks no pain just a little upset feeling off and on no vomitting?

It is flatulence.: Are you obese. Any gall stone disease you have before. Have any heart burn, gastritis /peptic ulcer disease as they can cause flatulence. If you take alcohol it can cause pancreas- inflammation , which is a gland secreting hormones needed for digesting proteins, lipids and carbohydrates and also other special hormones -insulin and glucagon. See whether you have any belly pain, belching.See ur PCP ...Read more

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I'm always feeling upset, and cry almost everyday mostly because someone makes me upset. I have no idea why I get so upset over not very much. ?

Depression: Emotional lability can be sign of depression. Inability to deal with what used to be minor stressors can also be due to depression or anxiety. Please consider seeing a psychiatrist or counselor. ...Read more

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When I think about what's gonna happen in the future(problems), I get too upset and sometimes feel an indescribable bad feeling like vomiting. why?

When I think about what's gonna happen in the future(problems), I get too upset and sometimes feel an indescribable bad feeling like vomiting. why?

Paying attention: Hi. You're paying attention to what's happening in the world...everyone who does has those same feelings. Just as ignorance is bliss, paying attention, thinking, being tuned in is misery. But you're right, the future is bleak. ...Read more

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I have food cravings.Midnight,upset or feeling down and boredom cravings.Chips and jellies are preferable,otherwise anything available.I'm overweight?

I have food cravings.Midnight,upset or feeling down and boredom cravings.Chips and jellies are preferable,otherwise anything available.I'm overweight?

Food cravings: Some antidepressants have been shown to be helpful in reducing cravings. Also seeing a counselor to find out what and why you have the cravings might also be useful. You have symptoms of depression and depression is a cause for overeating. ...Read more

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Can i tell me how i can stop feeling upset?

Can i tell me how i can stop feeling upset?

Upset: Sorry to hear this. Please have your primary doctor refer you to a Psychologist. Things will work out!! ...Read more

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What can be done to stop my stomach from feeling upset?

Ginger: Has been used as a general tonic in china for thousands of years. It is also excellent for nausea. You can nibble on crystallized ginger or drink ginger tea or ginger ale. ...Read more

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I'm feeling upset or depressed after taking anti-depressants. Is that normal?

I'm feeling upset or depressed after taking anti-depressants. Is that normal?

Not every medication: Is made equal. Depending on the cause of your depression and your symptoms different medications can cause an increase in depression rather than a decrease. In addition, your personal chemistry can also have some affect. It is important to work with a psychiatrist to manage your psychotropic medications. Be open and honest about all that you are feeling and they can help you find the right med. ...Read more

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