I have been suffering so much from PTSD. I've been diagnosed for almost 2 years. I go to therapy and take meds. I try thinking happy thoughts like, that I am happy to be alive to spend time with family and friends. I still can't function too well on a daily basis. Its a struggle for me. Just when I think I am feeling better, something is said, I see something or I smell something that reminds me of my incident and then I feel like I am reliving it again. Then I fell like all of the hard work I put into healing is gone. When does it get better? How much longer will it take? When does it end?
Posts You May Be Interested In
A friend sent this to me..As far as I can see, grief will never truly end.It may become softer overtime, more gentleand some days will feel sharp.But grief will last as long as Love does - ForeverIt's simply the way the absence of your loved onemanifests in your heart. A deep longing accompaniedby the deepest Love some days. The heavy fog mayreturn and the next day, it may recede.Once again, it's...
I have my maxed amount of epidural shots of my cervical DDD....(and no one cares about my lumbar DDD)..... I've done physical therapy, muscle relaxers, Amitriptyline, Nortryptiline, desipramine.....narcotics... So I decided to go to a spine specialist and they have me on Gabapentin. Its been two weeks and it did nothing for my lumbar ever... but it did seem to help my cervical and arm/hand pain...