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I am depressed,I forget things alot, I have crying spells I am often bitter and don't want to communicate with people outside of my circle.

By April 27, 2010 - 8:17am
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I have been married for 6 1.2 years my spouse and are still married but I don't fully trust him and I was mentally abused with lies emotionally and financially I have lost everything I had before we were married my home my nice cars now I am living in government project, I can't work for I am in pain daily, I hurt , I was injured at school afew years back and I am awaiting my ssi, I want to be free of him now but I am afraid for my children am I dementia?

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Lady In Distress,

No, it doesn't sound like you are dealing with dementia at all. It sounds like you are dealing with a very complicated situation, that you may be depressed and that you are anxious about a lot of things going on in your life. And that you are having a perfectly normal reaction to the changes in your life.

Can I ask you a few questions?

Are you being treated for depression? Do you have a doctor? Do you have any insurance?

Do you have pain medication for your daily pain?

Why are you afraid for your children?

April 27, 2010 - 9:57am
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