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Konstantine Zakzanis

Nancy. Bipolar patient: thoughts negative- 5-6 sleeping pills: insomnia: phobia for darkness; suicidal thoughts desire Death a biological need. Bottle of sleeping pills 60 pills. Slept like baby and brain numb paralyzed Anti depressants - Dperession No emotion, no sympathy, no love for them, psychopath, more public more suicidal thoughts not depression but Bipolar Disorder wc is genetically determined Causing of depression is trivial. For her 70% biologically determined. Anti seizure medication - personality changed. Motivation came back. Need specific amounts to restore balance. Kidney or ovaries side effects Since 2007 no episodes Luc.. Depression major depression uni polar every morning . Treating attitudes. Stigma and identity. Depressed people deal with self stigma 67 yo belong to group of cool people but he feels different every morning. Psychosomatic pains 11yo something going on. Take at least 1 off from school. 15yo in England triggers him vision of suicide. Not make friends, not go to parties. Think suicide as to work out against worthlessness for world. Beautiful ending and peace. But there is a guilt 1. He feels worthless. 2. Even in Rx he feels worthless Pills popped in. still alive. Bottle of pills. Parent understand. Suicide not pray enough, trivial cant handle stress. Prozac helps you but kills you in others appetite 1819yo Kills social life tired all time but mentally better fake better. 15 yo commit suicide failed. 16yo tried yoga, buddhism to stimulates pleasure hormone but still not solution. Tried new Rx - woke up normal worked; feeling existed at that level. Functioning at normal state. Medication depression develop identity based on your Rx. Coping mechanisms. Without Rx suffer from mental illness. Develop identity on painting, poetry. With
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