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Anxiety

Tapering Off Of Celexa: My First Two Weeks

I made my first dosage cut about two weeks ago.

Before we talk numbers, I just want to reiterate something -- the word about. Yeah.

See how I've used it in the opening sentence?

About two weeks ago.

Why the lack of specificity, Summer? you're asking.

Well, it's simple: I plumb forgot to write down the date I began splitting my pills....
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My TEDx Talk: Anxiety — Hibernate, Adapt, or Migrate?

Awhile back, I wrote about how nervous I was to speak at my local TEDx event in Williamsport, PA.

I was pretty scared. Would I get lightheaded? Would I pass out? What if I couldn't remember anything I wanted to talk about?

I wanted to talk about panic attacks. I wanted to talk about how hard it was to work in a call center while dealing with panic disorder. I wanted to talk about those dreadful "inspirational" posters on workplace walls and I wanted to...
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