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Forum: General Health September 13th 2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2
Triggering (Weight Figures): Weight/Diet/Exercise Issues
Views: 1,320
Weight/Diet/Exercise Issues

Hey everyone,

So...yesterday I was at a doctor's appointment, and I told them that I didn't want to know what I weighed, so they were kind enough not to tell me. Unfortunately, though, I...
Forum: Sex and Puberty August 13th 2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,238
Physical Exam Tomorrow (Awkward)

Hey everyone.

I've posted about this before, but it's been a while and I'm in need of some support.

So, tomorrow I have my annual physical (although I've skipped a few years, so it hasn't...
Forum: Religion and Spirituality, Science and Philosophy May 20th 2018, 07:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,250
Re: Wanting to Explore Religion


I guess my worry is that I will end up "faking" something just for my comfort. I don't want to adopt something just because of this...

As for believing in a soul, I really don't know. I...
Forum: Religion and Spirituality, Science and Philosophy May 20th 2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,250
Wanting to Explore Religion

Hi everyone,

So...my family had to put our dog down about 36 hours ago. We'd had her for 10 years, since she was a pup, and we all really miss her. It's just been a very difficult couple of days...
Forum: Sex and Puberty March 28th 2018, 07:28 AM
Replies: 3
Male Advice Preferred: Embarrassed to ask
Views: 1,088
Re: Embarrassed to ask


Sometimes the testes can have darker skin than other areas of your body, so I don't think that's a big cause for concern.

As for the tingling and rough skin, I'm not so sure about that,...
Forum: Sex and Puberty March 27th 2018, 04:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,049
Re: How to convince him to go back to condoms?

joydalia38: Birth control pills and IUDs are fine, but to minimize the chances of getting pregnant, it's best to use two different forms of protection. If you have two methods, the low chances of...
Forum: Sex and Puberty March 20th 2018, 11:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,049
Re: How to convince him to go back to condoms?

I would also argue that there are ways to make condoms "sexy". Offer to put it on for him, if he'd like (that can become part of your foreplay). I've also seen recommendations of adding just a couple...
Forum: Arrivals and Departures March 11th 2018, 06:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 706
Re: Time to hang up the boots

We'll really miss you, Tort. Let's connect by Skype or something, hmm? :hug:
Forum: Relationships and Dating December 31st 2017, 04:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Re: Long Distance in the Long Term?

Hey everyone!

Thank you so much for your replies.

He and I were talking late last night, well after I posted this, and he says he doesn't think he could do long-distance forever, even though...
Forum: Relationships and Dating December 30th 2017, 04:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Long Distance in the Long Term?

Hi Everyone,

It's a privilege to finally have questions about relationships that I can ask here xD

Anyway, I met a guy online the other day and we like each other quite a bit. Problem is, he's...
Forum: Anxiety December 13th 2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,556
Re: TB Test Incident, Aftermath, and Recovery(?)

Thanks. I'd love to talk through the chat room if you're free. :) :hug:
Forum: Anxiety December 13th 2017, 03:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,556
Re: TB Test Incident, Aftermath, and Recovery(?)

I dunno...I had a bad breakdown last night surrounding this experience, kinda out of the blue. I feel like I can't face my fear again...I just can't. :'(
Forum: Anxiety December 5th 2017, 03:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,556
Re: TB Test Incident, Aftermath, and Recovery(?)

Hey Holly,

Thanks for replying. I'm not trying to rush the appointment with my new doctor, exactly, but I do have at least one medical issue that I need to attend to better (tendonitis in both...
Forum: Anxiety November 24th 2017, 04:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,556
Unhappy TB Test Incident, Aftermath, and Recovery(?)

Note: Wasn't sure if this needed a trigger warning, but given it's something I consider traumatic, I figured it's best to put one just in case.

Hey everyone.

I want to start by saying this will...
Forum: Anxiety September 24th 2017, 11:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,579
Needle Phobia

Hi everyone,

I guess I just need to vent, and need some encouragement and comfort and support...I appreciate you hearing me out :'(

I've really been struggling for the past few weeks.

At the...
Forum: Mental Health July 25th 2017, 03:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 756
Re: What are mental illnesses?

Hey there,

In short, mental illnesses affect a person's mind/brain and change how they think, feel, and/or act. A couple of common examples are depression and various anxiety disorders (social...
Forum: Depression and Suicide July 22nd 2017, 04:39 AM
Replies: 14
Triggering (Suicide): Feeling very sad. Lonely.
Views: 792
Re: Feeling very sad. Lonely.

Hey there,

That's a natural desire, and a healthy one, too! BUT, keep two things in mind:

1) It's usually not best to place all of your eggs in one basket, so to speak. The more you can have a...
Forum: Depression and Suicide July 21st 2017, 06:28 AM
Replies: 14
Triggering (Suicide): Feeling very sad. Lonely.
Views: 792
Re: Feeling very sad. Lonely.

Hey dude,

I know you're having a hard time right now.

And you know what? That's okay. Yep -- it's OKAY to be going through a hard time -- it happens to ALL of us, buddy.

I believe in you. I...
Forum: Technology and Gaming July 1st 2017, 09:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 866
Mobile Chat Not Working

Hi Everyone,

When Firefox deprecated support for Java, I started using the mobile version. Now, I get the error "The mobile edition module is not available with this account." So, apparently, I...
Forum: Sex and Puberty June 27th 2017, 03:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 796
Re: Weird testicular pain

Hey there,

I hope you're doing well, other than your testicular issues.

As you likely know, we're not doctors. The best thing you can do is see a doctor and get this checked out just to be...
Forum: Education and Careers April 7th 2017, 03:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 694
Re: Help with speaking.

Hey Ivan.

It looks to me like you have a reasonably good grasp of English (from your writing). Is it just that you have trouble pronouncing things correctly, or...? Can you give me more details?
Forum: Technology and Gaming April 2nd 2017, 01:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,617
Re: Firefox chat room issue ?

I, too, am looking for a (long-term) solution under Linux. I do have a browser plugin that will let me view the chat in Mobile form, but obviously this doesn't give me the full interface. If anyone...
Forum: Depression and Suicide March 31st 2017, 04:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 515
Re: I have no friends

Hey Ivan! :hug:

I'm so sorry you're having a hard time right now. I'm not fully sure that I understood everything, and it's a lot to respond to, so I'll just try to address a couple things and go...
Forum: Sex and Puberty February 13th 2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 5
Male Advice Preferred: Uncut issue?
Views: 1,018
Re: Uncut issue?

The glans is normally sensitive. The foreskin is a mucus membrane, and its job is to keep the glans moist so that the sensitivity (and thus lots of pleasure in sex) is there. Washing off smegma is a...
Forum: LGBT, Sexuality and Gender Identity January 31st 2017, 05:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 973
Re: scared shitless.


I totally understand. I'm gay myself :hug:

We'll get through this. Are you out to any close friends? If you feel safe enough doing so, now might be a good time to reach out for some...
Forum: Depression and Suicide December 10th 2016, 04:01 AM
Replies: 13
Triggering (Suicide): I am sorry.
Views: 738
Re: I am sorry.

Love you so much, bud.

As I've told you before, I know you can get through this (and I'm not the only one to think so) :hug:
Forum: Education and Careers September 7th 2016, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 556
Re: are there any countries you can go to without visa?

I've heard of being able to enter countries without a Visa, but it depends on your citizenship status, why you're entering the country, and how long you plan to stay there.

I suggest you read up...
Forum: Relationships and Dating September 1st 2016, 03:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 992
Re: weird question but.. am i a pedo?


To my knowledge, sex with a minor IS technically considered statutory rape in California, but there's some amount of wiggle-room for people within three years of age of each other. Also,...
Forum: Education and Careers August 26th 2016, 06:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 865
Re: Fall 2016 Classes!

This quarter (we do 10-week quarters instead of 15-week semesters), I'm HOPING to take:

- Experimental Psychology
- Community Health
- Psychology of Personality

but what I'm ACTUALLY...
Forum: Education and Careers August 8th 2016, 07:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 481
Re: Choosing My Path

Hey Kate,

Thanks for the reply.

I haven't really looked at medical stuff, but I don't think that would be my thing.

I should qualify that when I say "decent", I'm really just talking about...
Forum: Education and Careers August 8th 2016, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 481
Choosing My Path

Hi Everyone.

So, I've been pretty vocal about wanting to go into the counseling field. That hasn't really changed, but my circumstances, and those of my family's, have. I'm sorry that this is sort...
Forum: Sex and Puberty August 7th 2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 899
Re: Anal and condoms?

Jordan makes a good point. The other part is, general cleanliness. Obviously, there's a lot of gross stuff that passes through the anus and the rectum. And while hopefully things are kept clean back...
Forum: Sex and Puberty August 7th 2016, 06:19 AM
Replies: 4
Male Advice Preferred: (NSFW) Buncha penis questions
Views: 962
Re: (NSFW) Buncha penis questions

Hey Jacob!

First of all, I wanna reassure you that there is nothing to be embarrassed about. It's perfectly fine to have questions.

Different things word for different people. While we can't...
Forum: Arrivals and Departures August 7th 2016, 03:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 627
Re: Hey, I'm new

Hey Jordan!


Hope you're doing really well, and that you enjoy your time here!
Forum: Current Events and Debates July 30th 2016, 07:31 AM
Replies: 38
Poll: Polygamy
Views: 1,540
Re: Polygamy

I really don't see a problem with it. I wouldn't do it, but if consenting adults wish to do so, that's their business. Who are we to tell them that they can't, assuming they're not harming anyone?
Forum: General Health July 22nd 2016, 04:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 595
Splinter-like Speck in Finger

Hey everyone,

So for a long time now (I'm talking...possibly up to a couple YEARS) I've had this speck on my left middle finger, right above the first knuckle. It's very, very small. At first I...
Forum: Sex and Puberty June 14th 2016, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,057
Re: worried as hell

Pre-ejaculatory fluid usually doesn't contain sperm, but could if you'd recently ejaculated and hadn't urinated afterward (to wash away any sperm in the urethra). It doesn't sound like that's the...
Forum: Education and Careers June 12th 2016, 04:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 591
Re: I am done with all this studying

Hey there,

Final exams week are not uncommon, at least where I'm from, but...you're taking 16 classes?! How does that work...?

As for study tips, I really think it depends on finding what works...
Forum: Education and Careers June 12th 2016, 04:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 654
Re: Taking a gap year?

I think it can be good to take a break and experience learning outside of the educational system for a while. As others have said do have a plan, and commit to yourself that (unless you don't want to...
Forum: Sex and Puberty June 3rd 2016, 07:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 845
Re: Why won't I hit puberty ?????

Hey! Welcome to TH :)

Puberty in guys can begin anytime from about 10 to 15 or 16. 12 or 13 happens to be about the average, but it can certainly happen earlier or later.

So, there are a couple...
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