Conditions with symptom: 'seeing things'
I'm 19 years old and I think I might have OCD. The things that make me think this are firstly I can't stand nails and cut them so low they bleed, secondly I have strange eating habits I have a limited diet of things I will eat and I find it very stressful trying new foods or having something like vegetables in my food to the point I won't eat something like spaghetti bolognaise if it has veg in it, this makes it hard going to restaurants trying to find something I can eat on the menu it also means at home I have to have a certain plate and fork just so I know no ones ate veg or anything I don't like on my plate. Thirdly I have a fear that things are coming to get me, from the tv, the wardrobe, under the bed I have to check it all before I go to bed or I won't feel safe, but it's not just at night if I walk into a room and no one else is there sometimes I can feel uneasy expectially if there's a tv or wardrobe in the room and when I'm in the bath I have the door slightly open to make me feel safer, I also have disturbing images when I close my eyes of death and scary things. Some of the smaller things are that i feel the need to touch things a lot and put things in order. It might be nothing but these are just some of the main things I feel aren't normal, there are other things too.
i do a lot of those things and i've been diagnosed with OCD. please go and see your GP and ask for a referral for CBT - its very helpful. you might also want to consider medication - antidepressants can be very useful in helping you getting to the point where you can do the therapy. there is lots of help available - you dont have to suffer in silence
Hi, I had these were bumps on the outer ebd of my labia for the longest (like yrs). When I got a pap smear I was good but im curious to what these things are. Its like my labia has been cut into several lil pieces. Its like penile things on a guys penis but its not. Its hard to explain. I guess some people mistaken them as an early stage of genital warts... what could these things be called? Its not fordyce spots either
There are such things as vaginal acne and razor bumps from constant shaving. Razor bumps tend yo itch or sting a little bit, the itch only happens after the scar / cut has healed. If you shave alot you tend to cut and reopen previous cuts or bumps. The burn is in the time period of when it first occurs. The bump usually is the scar.
I have this habit of touching things? Help:( Im a teenager girl, I have this really bad habit of touching things 4 times? And if I don't touch it then bad things go through my head? It like someone's telling me to do it, it's so annoying! Does anyone know what this is or help me to stop? I want to stop but if I don't do it then its just that thing going through my mind telling me to do it other wises something's bad going to happen.. My parents don't know I do it and I don't want to tell them because I'm embarrassed of it:(
I'm also a teenage girl and I do the same except with me its not an exact number of times it is just until I feel satisfied with the amount of times i have touched whatever it is (mainly work surfaces when walking through the house) Then sometimes have to go back and touch it if necesserary :S I also have an habit of looking at things in a certain order then in reverse order until I feel satisfied that I have done this enough times :S strange I know ha.
I am also a teenage girl of the same age and i do exactly the same thing but i have to touch things 3 times until that feeling if something bad happening goes out of my head, it makes everything so much longer than it needs to be I hate it!
I feel really embarrassed about talking to my mum about things like periods and pains. I don't know how I'm going to cope when I tell her about the boy at school I like.. How can I make things easier?
Im 24 and still find it hard to talk to my mum! Maybe there are friends you can talk to, an older sibling maybe? Trust me, your mum has been through all of this and has all her experience to share with you! Maybe you could get a book from the library or a leaflet and try and bring up the subject that way? The sooner you open up and get it off your chest the better you'll feel! They're all natural feelings and i hope you find a way to bring it up :-) I have a 2 year old and hope she feels able to come to me, im pretty sure your mum is the same!
I have been told by 2 doctors that I have scabies. I am waiting for the results and using the treatments prescribed now. My question is should small dark coloured mite things (some dots some longer) leach out of my skin? Does that mean the treatment is working? Should these things be coming out? I have them in other places too - feet, face. Another dr said that is possibly wasn't scabies. But the point is these things are coming out. It's like a small cut appears out of nowhere in some instances. I don't itch it's more of a tingling sensation. please help I am very distressed. Thank you.
scabies can be seen thru a microscope and not with the naked eye. Crusted scabies can be seen which is a very severe skin attack
i am 15,my vulva is exactly the same as no.10 I have done base 1 and 2 with a guy but i am very self consious about my vagina it is so ugly and i'm scared if this guy i am 'seeing' thinks its ugly what if they have never seen one like this before? and what they will say about it if he does things to me? All my friends say the have nice vagina's(normal ones) and my vulva sounds so un-natural and it just looks so horrible compared to all the others. ive heard these boys saying that this is an inside out vagina if you have one with things hanging down. please,help me i am so scared about doing more things with a boy and they look at it and say its ugly. ah:-(
Dont worry. Im 17 and my vagina looks the same as #10. I have alot of loose skin too. And my bf didnt say anything, Infact Its normal. Im actually glade to hear that im not the only one with this type of vagina. Lol
Hi, I have suffered from eczema all my life and had it almost everywhere on my body at some point and have been to a numerous amount of doctors and they have prescribed plenty of things, some things have helped slightly but it's still bad, at the moment I have it really bad under my armpits, I have never had it there before and it's really irritating ! No creams work, it's just getting worse.. Help?!
Try First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Cream. I too had it all over my body and this has cleared it up amazingly :)
Hi I have recently taken up the slimming world diet which is low fat and high on fibre. It seems to have brought my passage to a standstill! Is more fruit and veg going to get things moving. I tried an over the counter solution that worked but would rather things pocked up naturally. I just feel so full!! Thanks
im thinking of having the implant but I'm not sure I'd it's a good idea because I've seen a lot of things about constant periods, I also considered the pill but I'm not very good at remembering things and I've heard it can cause weight gain. what should I go for? :s
I got the implement about months ago and it's brill I PRefer it over the pill and it's painless getting it done
it effect each person differently whether its periods or weight gain but u get that many types of contraception. i found out i put on loads of weight with it so got it taken out after nearly 2 years ive gone for the injection every 12weeks its pain free stops all bleeding and i found im actually losing weight with this going back to my normal size i'd recommend it
Hi, erm i have quite a lot of small spot like things on the underside of my bell? I really don't know what it is and i'm ashamed to mention it to anyone, least of all my GP. I also have a few spot things around my 'eye' and am completeley lost. I'm 16 and not sexually active yet either, i also go the gym 2 hours a day and wash at leats once a day?
I think it may be the same worry I had, I found my worry was Fordyce's spots which are small pale spots 1-3mm in diameter, they are very common and not a thing to worry about
I think i can answer the first part of your problem, small spot like things on the underside of your bell end? If its the same of what i have then you have nothing to worry about, i done some research and i believe its something called Pearly Penile Papules, or something like that, just search PPP on google i believe there was some images that matched what i have. Its something to do with DNA that you have inherited but its not an STI/D of any type, neither is it contagious.
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