Tag Archives: stigma

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Not Working With Bipolar

Aren’t you supposed to get help when you’re feeling like dying? Now the record of my needing help is keeping me from moving forward with my life. Continue reading →

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The Stigma of Depression

I was 19, and just an average student doing an average degree, working part time and living the lifestyle many people my age did. Depression altered everything. It all seems like a horrible dream now but there are still things … Continue reading

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Living through Abortion’s Stigma

I have had 2 abortions now. Almost 15 years apart to the day. My first was when I was 15, I had a libido and a boyfriend. When we learned that I was pregnant he begged me not to tell … Continue reading

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