for the past 3 months i havnt had any friends i have locked myself away in my bedroom and stayed away from town due to a few people wanting to harm me i have been feeling depressed for this amount of time but no one seems to understand me my brain is blank all the time whenever i try to make conversation with someone my mind goes dead and i get very nervous and anxious talking to anyone please help maby theirs something wrong with my brain
What you perceived is right -Certainly Something Wrong is going with your brain.
From description written by you here my expert knowledge tells that most probably you having a mental illness caused by chemical changes in your brain.This can be controllable by means of medicine and psychotherapy.
Its good thing is you taken a step to know about it by posting your query on this forum.One thing you should know that people who wants to harm you can harm you at home also and they not harmed you in last 3 month so pls dont restrict yourself at home and take help of mental health professional .
As there are certain limit to help you online it will be most helpful , if you meet to nearest psychiatrist in person-and yes,I can assure you that he will definately help you to reduce your fear,anxiety,nervousness -will give you confidence to face the people outside of your home.
If any further query you can always post on this forum.
Your symptoms are severe with significant impact on your life (Duration 3 month; locked myself away;people wanting to harm me; feeling depressed;brain is blank;mind goes dead; nervous and anxious).
Psychiatrist are mental health expert to help people like you. Most likely you are suffering from psychotic depression with fearfulness as major reason for your social isolation. If we prescribe something here, the psychotropic medicines will be displayed on such public place and can be used or abused by other peoples even not needing them exactly. What you need is to take the first step towards help by professional like us. You can involve your close relatives in your problem.
Thank you...( Viewer Rating For my Answer is Expected)
Three months is a significant period of social isolation. If you have a real threat to your life, it makes sense to avoid going anywhere near the people who might hurt you. But if that fear is preventing you from living a normal life, you have to deal with it.
Apart from the fear itself, you seem to have developed a reduced interest in socializing. You could indeed be suffering from clinical depression. I would suggest you find a doctor (preferably a mental health professional) and get the condition assessed and diagnosed. You might need a course of anti-depressants and anti-anxiety medicine. You might also benefit from psychotherapy. A combination of medication and psychotherapy works best.
Hope this helps. Best Regards.
Abhijeet Deshmukh, MD
I find this answer helpful
You found this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer.
For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
I have a headache problem for around 10 yrs more. it seems like migraine ..is it curable or not more over i had a unhappy childhood. do u think that dveloped into the depression , stress, and finally into the migaraine. symtoms are pain in one side of head,congesion on one side of the nostril , pain is all the time,sometimes both side of the head, feeling of sadness,les abilits to express joy and plesure senstivity to the light etc.. i want to know weather it is depression, strees..or migraine ?
I SUFFER FROM DEPRESSION WHICH GETS WORSE WITH WEATHER CHANGE EX. HIGH HUMIDITY, MUGGY, RAINY WEATHER. I HAVE NO CONTROL OVER MY FEELINGS AND MEDICATIONS DON T WORK WHEN THIS HAPPENS. I HAVE A FEELING OF RAGE, MORE SADNESS THAN USUAL, HEAT FLASH SPELLS, ANXIETY IS HIGHTENED. IS THERE ANYTHING ON THE BOOKS IN RELATION TO MY PROBLEM.
My son is under treatment for grand mal seizures. He just had a grand mal this morning, while he was standing in the bathroom. While his staff was trying to help him lie down so she could get help, he jerked and fell out of her arms and hit his head on the bathroom floor. He seems fine now, but I don t know enough about internal bleeding. If we took him to get it checked out, what would they do? He has low cognitive functioning due to brain injury in infancy, so it is really hard to do anything with him at the hospital and I dont want to go if we don t have to.
Hello Doctor, my son aged 25 yrs had met with a road traffic accident a month ago. He had sustained head (no skull or brain injury) and cervical spine injury (edema in C4 and C5) resulting in quadraparesis with B/B involvement. Spine specialist decided to treat him conservativelly. After treating initially with Solumedrol IV for a week and physiotheraphy he had gained movement in his legs and hands but still his wrist and fingers are extremely weak and working very little. Can any thing be done to improve his recovery faster where in he would be able to return to normalcy faster?
my father had the brain injury last six month back , however he was cured my medicines only, but since last 2 months he has f hiccups problem requently and he is taking daily 2 eptoin tablet for 100mg. Now i have question regarding the hiccups problem, is this something related to acidity or something else. Please advise. Thank you.
this is Hina ,from Punjab...Actually my father had brain injury due to accident,i want to seek your suggestions regarding this case..hope it would be fine with you.....
My father met from an accident on 22nd aug,2007..he had brain injury..bone from right side of brain was taken out..as it was fully damaged..case was very serious as per doctors..according to doctors he
had no chances of survival...he was in icu for 5 months.brain was operated..the bone taken out was central portion of brain..it controls intelligence,memory etc as doctors said..he spoke by end of november..
memory was nt fine that time..but now it is fully fine..he remebers almost everything...during first year of accident he was not able to eat himself,but now it is fine..also had urine and stool problem..he
couldnt know ...physiotherapy is almost continuous from then...his right leg is affected,which doesnt hold body weight...he cannot stand on his own,cannot sit without back support..using two persons
support,we make him to sit on a chair having side and back support...for 1 year he had memory problem,irritation from family,short tempered..used to say many things to us ,if we do for pap's benefit..
but til two years stool and urine problem remained...but by some manual efforts(not exactly physiotherapy) he was able to sit without back support holding sides of bed..we used to make him walk,in which right feet was moved by us..means some activity was seen. he had some fit (not exactly fit,doctors said that brain injured patients have it because of weak nerves) in dec 2008..no -ve impact was seen as such..because of no +ve results for another 1 year we consulted doctors.
doctors told that their is fluid in brain,for that shunt(dnt knw exactly:shunt,but some pipe to drain the fluid) was put in brain ,so another operation in may 2009..after that some positive results were seen
like,he came to know before passing stool..but not urine..irritation was reduced(one medicine was given by doctor)..but the activity shown in two years that i have mentioned was no more...but we found brain more relaxed..no irritation.. sometimes he used to say 'i will die nd al,u r not caring for me etc'..from then we have seen no much +ve results.physiotherapy is continuous..but he is still not on his own.cannot stand,sit without back support,walk etc..voice is also not much clear..
I think he prefers sleeping..he has become so lazy..no efforts from his side.physiotherapy is not working...we say all day to try to get up,try to move ur right feet..but he thinks that we are doing wrong to him.
and doctors have said :in this case u can only wait..there is no other option,had checkup in pgi.said the same.no solution to this case..such patients can be well all of a sudden,u never know..is this really happens??
can we hope for this magic??sir,we couldnot understand what to do..3 years have passed..and we have no positive results...
now the status is like this:he can only eat himself,memory is fine..but sometimes he talk strange as'where are we sitting'(becoz he hasnt gone anywhere from three years,this question shouldnot arise,and in his own home he asks where are we?i want to go home etc..but he talks so intelligently,that listening to it u can not say that he has brain injury...
but he cannot sit without back support,cannot sit on bed cross leg..cannot stand on his own (2 persons to support) which he used to before 2nd operation atleast for 5 mins..can speak..but sometimes not properly..
physiotherapy is continuous...but no improvements as i said u before..sometimes when we ask 'why havnt u gone to office?'he says 'i will go tomorrow'..he shouldnot say this as he must know that he had accident..
i think his will has died..he never make efforts to get up..want to lay on the bed whole time...we say him everytime to get up,try to do something..but he never listens...there is no cooperation from his side during physiotherapy...it is done forcibly..one physiotherapist said'if u gather all world doctors then also he cannot improve,until and unless he has will to get up'....he asks for our help for even a small work which he can do himself...
sir,wat to do???is there any option??till now we have heard,just to wait in these case...is this really??can nothing be done??how can we make him try,make efforts as his brain is not fine..everyone has tried to make him understand that he has to do proper exercise for standing,walking..but he prefers sleeping...
i really need help,need suggestions...it has been 3 years..and we want papa to get well soon..atleast to be on his own...what are the chances in such cases??sir,be frank to reply,eventhough it is negative ..but please do reply on this mail( YYYY@YYYY this is only till 20th july) and( hina.watts@ WWW.WWWW.WW also.i really want help..please reply whenever u get time
16 yrs Male have history of Cerebral Palsy since birth i.e 2001, MRI Brain 2002- Bilateral Periventricular leukomalacic areas secondary to Hypoxic Ischaemic insult , Sonography Brain 2002- Asymemetry of lateral ventricules , Would request your...
I work for an Asian family in PA. Their daughter, 33, was in an accident in Myanmar , last Saturday. She has finally arrived in US and will arrive home tomorrow. She was in an accident, falling off a scooter. Her face met the road. Wish I could...
I fell again this morning.I was hospitalised 3 weeks ago after another fall. They did a series of tests, but all were negative except for my balance.Fall reaction was terrible. Today I fell backwards, my walker in front of me-just reaching for...