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Life Worth Loving
What do you recommend if I am feeling so lonely. I'm afraid i'll be alone forever. Is life worth living?
Absolutely it is!: Many people go through these difficult periods and things seem hopeless and lonely, only to get out the other side of these rough times and have happy, great lives! your life is always worth it. If you are even thinking about harming yourself, please see someone immediately. You are only 32 and have great life ahead of you! see someone as soon as possible to help you through this rough patch. ...Read more
I feel weird like i'm really bored and there's not really anything worth doing. I feel like i hate life. Help?
VERY SERIOUS: Please see a physician asap. Personality changes like that are not to be ignored. ...Read more
My negative thoughts take over when I'm by myself. I feel like life isn't worth it. When I'm with others, I feel great though (Almost 16)
Suicide hotlines: Passive suicidal ideation such as felling like not wanting to live is common in depression, and depression is very treatable. Seek a psychiatric or psychological evaluation and see a medical dotor to rule out possible medical causes. If suicidal ideation perisists or becomes intense or starts involving plans go to er or call a suicide hotline. Florida hotlines & national: http://cpancf.Com/artic. ...Read more
I feel at war with myself. One minute I can be perfectly happy, and the next I feeling like life isn't worth living. I don't know what to do?
See a therapist. : See your PCP and maybe she/he can refer you to someone. Someone's answer on this site is not gonna help you. Best of luck. Get well soon. ...Read more
Healthy male 23 with WPW (no symptoms) @ dangerous area of aorta. Considering audio graphic. Are the risk worth the procedure, life with out ?
I have ADHD and dyslexia, but have never taken any medication for it. I've been fairly successful in life but wonder is it worth trying the medication?
I'm on chantix n i'm filling really depressed n filling like life not worth living is this normal ?
Chantix RISKS: I completely agree with dr. Berkowitz. I have treated several patients who have become suicidal and one who became homicidal while on chantix. I strongly discourage any of my patients with mood disorders to take chantix. Please tell your prescribing provider promptly. If you have suicidal thoughts please be seen asap at the nearest emergency room. Take care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a person with depression be dependant for life to antidepressants? If that's the case what other threatments can be worth trying?
Possibly: If there is a family history of endogenous depression possibly but so much depression os exogenous that is caused by something many people can dosomethig to help themselves through change of job, couseling, medications, new friends, relationships etc many times change helps give a new perspective on life. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers