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Dealing with Stress Sickness

Whenever I get stressed I get really sick. I have a expensive trip coming up and I'm worried about being sick on the trip because I'm so stressed. Any advice on how to manage stress and deal with the sickness?-Anon Oh no, I’m so sorry, getting sick from stress is no fun D: I have a chronic illness induced by stress and deal with nausea often because of it, so I have some tips I’ve learned that might help a bit!Managing stress:-If you can, write down what’s specifically making you stressed out…

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Height Problems

I've always been kind of proud about how tall I am, but recently, my family says I have stopped growing. How can I be proud of my size and stop worrying about not being tall enough? –Anonymous  This is something I can definitely relate to. I’m technically just short of average when it comes to height, but for a long time I felt like I was super short...and I didn’t like it. To make it worse, just as I was coming to terms with my height, my younger sister started to catch up with me and is now…

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Speaking Before Thinking

I tend to snap at people a lot even when I'm not feeling angry and I don't know why and I want some advice on how to stop snapping so often. -Anonymous      I’m sorry that you’re struggling with this; it’s really difficult when emotions start bubbling over and a line is accidentally crossed, especially when it’s toward a loved one. I can certainly relate to this; when I get overwhelmed, stressed, and anxious, I do have a tendency to be a little cold and, sometimes, rude to the people I love.…

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Help with Making Friends

My mom says that I need to put myself out there more and be more social, but I really struggle with, say, just going up to the other kids in a class or program and talking, or making friends. Any tips for being more social? -Anonymous      I myself have had a lot of trouble making friends, speaking out, and being social throughout my life. I’ve always been quite shy, and especially when I was younger, I worried that I’d never be able to make good friends. Now I’m seventeen, I have a small group…

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