It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Anxiety Message Board

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-20-2010, 09:25 AM   #1
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Miami, FL
Posts: 3
dvskitten HB User
Am I going crazy?

I have suffered with anxiety/panic attacks on and off for 15 years. I have had every symptom in the book. Not sure if what i've been experiencing lately is anxiety, but it's scaring the heck out me. I don't have a problem falling asleep, but I have been waking up in the middle of the night with racing strange thoughts and visions. It freaks me out because I can't control them even if I focus on my breathing, count from 100 backwards. The thoughts just keep streaming in. Am I going crazy? Please help.

Last edited by ms_mod; 09-20-2010 at 10:12 AM.

Old 09-21-2010, 12:50 AM   #2
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: NY
Posts: 72
Bball92 HB User
Re: Am I going crazy?

That's your mind just being overactive. It's overtired and needs a break. Try to control your anxiety more during the day by keeping your mind off yourself and those thoughts should go away or at least become less frequent. You're not going crazy, you need to get some sleep.

The only thing that's different with mine is that I usually have the thoughts before I fall asleep instead of when I wake up in the middle of the night. You'll be OK in no time

Sponsors Lightbulb
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Obsessive thoughts regarding fear of going crazy - self doubt, loss of sense of self drow Depression 2 12-06-2009 08:35 AM
Fear of going crazy 8() Anxiety 4 03-31-2009 10:39 AM
afraid of going crazy, truely crazy eloise_girl24 Anxiety 5 08-17-2007 09:01 AM
I'm going crazy here cyt Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia 8 09-07-2006 05:09 PM
Anyone here also cant stop worrying about going crazy russainwolf03 Anxiety 7 06-05-2006 01:24 PM

anxiety, insomnia, racing thoughts

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.


There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added

Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to for complete list)
Celexa Effexor


ms_mod (56), Foxxii (26), d0ink (25), Frank Furter (16), Jagraal (15), Shae794 (9), iluv (9), Skip4 (9), solofelix (8), slenderella (8)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1013), Apollo123 (909), Titchou (856), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (763), ladybud (755), midwest1 (670), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:23 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!