Achronic pain condition such as arthritis can heavily affect a persons mental health and I am no exception. My Mental Health Prior to Diagnosis Ive had depression and anxiety for much of my life. I suspect Ive had depression and anxiety since my early teen years. I wasnt diagnosed until about a decade later but it got much worse when my pain started. Theres something about being in pain that can really affect you.
Life became doctors appointments and being bedridden
Probably the fact that it doesnt end and it can affect many other things in your life. In when my symptoms first started I isolated myself from my peers. I had left work suddenly and didnt know how to explain what was happening to me. Everyone would Cambodia Mobile Number List ask and I got tired of saying I dont know. So I isolated myself which didnt help my mental health. otherwise. I didnt talk to anyone no one visited and it was essentially just me and my parents. My depression began to get worse as things felt neverending and I had no one to talk to about it. My anxiety also got worse as being unable to walk at the age of would do.
I did have with constant calls and latenight texts
I was scared. I didnt know what to expect and with each day going by in constant pain I was anxious. I let the depression and anxiety get worse for almost a year. Id always had the mindset that I could handle my mental health on my own. and no one really talked about their feelings. I would have France phone number list panic attacks and dark dark nights. It was beginning to happen often so after exhausting the few friends I decided maybe it was time to get help. My Therapy Journey I began therapy in February which is also the month I was diagnosed with.