Mental health

Anxiety and finding love

'Why are you single?' is a question I hate being asked as I never know how to respond. Do I lie and tell them that I enjoy it, or tell the truth, that deep down I am an incredibly damaged woman with trust issues, whose anxiety stops her from finding love. I'd more than likely… Continue reading Anxiety and finding love

Mental health

My mental health consultation

2019 started with a feeling of positivity and happiness, I really began to believe that this was a turning point in my life. Little did I know that the service that was suppose to aid me in my mental health would end up crushing it beneath it's giant clueless shoe.When I made the difficult decision… Continue reading My mental health consultation

Mental health

Dear diary… Coming off Venlafaxine

When I was prescribed Venlafaxine I wasn't informed of how horrible the side effects and withdrawal symptoms would be. I suffered with night sweats, dry mouth and exhaustion, I also noticed that if I didn't take one at the same time each day I would struggle with brain zaps. However I was the happiest I'd… Continue reading Dear diary… Coming off Venlafaxine