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Gotahandle

Hi I was diagnosed about 3 weeks ago and was dealing with self esteem/worth issues before that. I was feeling better after being added to a few fb groups but then fb decided to suspend my account for using a fake name, so now I'm back to having basically no one to talk to. 

The fb groups are good because they show how many people have the same condition. Hopefully I can get back in these groups soon with my new account because I'm feeling very isolated again 

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LilyMae

Hi @Gotahandle. You are definitely not alone. There are millions and millions and millions of us.

I think if you make a new Facebook account with a vaguely plossible name and a new email account, you'll be on again in no time. 

How are you doing?

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Lisajd
19 hours ago, Gotahandle said:

Hi I was diagnosed about 3 weeks ago and was dealing with self esteem/worth issues before that. I was feeling better after being added to a few fb groups but then fb decided to suspend my account for using a fake name, so now I'm back to having basically no one to talk to. 

The fb groups are good because they show how many people have the same condition. Hopefully I can get back in these groups soon with my new account because I'm feeling very isolated again 

You can join Facebook groups with your own name it is private because I'm one of them as well so you don't have to make up a false name

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Gotahandle
4 hours ago, Lisajd said:

You can join Facebook groups with your own name it is private because I'm one of them as well so you don't have to make up a false name

Yeah, if I happens again I will just use my real fb account to avoid the issue in the future. I'm not really sure why my account was flagged considering all the fake accounts on fb; it could have been the google number/gmail didn't match perfectly or that I used my real face pic in my profile, my name was too weird(last name of the city I happened to b from) or it was a truly random that fb found my profile, I don't know 

what really sucks in losing contact with someone, I have to find them again 

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Gotahandle
2 hours ago, Positivevibes91 said:

what are the facebook groups?

Secret fb groups that you have to be invited & added into. Most are for social reasons and based on location. It would be nice to have a list of different groups and the admin to contact to get in them. There was a one group I was added into but I forgot the name of it

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