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jukes Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Apr-25-06 10:06 AM
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19. if you nd to fly often
see a professional. there are therapies/meds that can help.
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  -FEAR of flying. . . .how do YOU cope? QuettaKid  Apr-25-06 08:17 AM   #0 
  - I admit to medicinal help.  MrsGrumpy   Apr-25-06 08:18 AM   #1 
  - .  johnnie   Apr-25-06 08:18 AM   #2 
  - oh I forgot to add, drinking is not an option. nt.  QuettaKid   Apr-25-06 08:20 AM   #3 
     - .  johnnie   Apr-25-06 08:24 AM   #5 
  - Ativan  commander bunnypants   Apr-25-06 08:22 AM   #4 
  - I've been like that ever since 9/11  leftyladyfrommo   Apr-25-06 08:30 AM   #6 
  - I mean , I know statistically  QuettaKid   Apr-25-06 08:33 AM   #7 
     - Probably don't even have an accident that often.  leftyladyfrommo   Apr-25-06 08:36 AM   #10 
  - I just met my new friend Xanax  JulieRB   Apr-25-06 08:35 AM   #8 
  - If the flight attendants start screaming  WolverineDG   Apr-25-06 08:36 AM   #9 
  - That's exactly how I see it!  elehhhhna   Apr-25-06 09:44 AM   #17 
     - Heya Elehhhhna!  WolverineDG   Apr-25-06 10:30 AM   #21 
  - Don't fly  DrGonzoLives   Apr-25-06 08:37 AM   #11 
  - Tranquilizers are EXCELLENT.  radwriter0555   Apr-25-06 08:46 AM   #12 
  - I can only offer empathy. I hate flying as well.  Coventina   Apr-25-06 09:26 AM   #13 
  - drugs  anarch   Apr-25-06 09:34 AM   #14 
  - I took up flying to combat the fear. Actually got my private pilot  In_Transit   Apr-25-06 09:35 AM   #15 
  - Same here  cobalt1999   Apr-25-06 09:48 AM   #18 
  - ny-quil about 30 minutes before you board.  chimpsrsmarter   Apr-25-06 09:37 AM   #16 
  - My friend swears by ny-quil and  democracyindanger   Apr-25-06 01:28 PM   #33 
     - i'll try that next time, ny-quil with a screwdriver chaser.  chimpsrsmarter   Apr-25-06 01:48 PM   #37 
  - if you nd to fly often  jukes   Apr-25-06 10:06 AM   #19 
  - How do I cope? By not flying.  Left Is Write   Apr-25-06 10:09 AM   #20 
  - Microsoft Flight Sim helped me  taterguy   Apr-25-06 10:37 AM   #22 
  - I used to ask my doctor for drugs  gollygee   Apr-25-06 10:38 AM   #23 
  - About 3 or 4 Bailey's on the Rocks  fudge stripe cookays   Apr-25-06 10:40 AM   #24 
  - Behavior modification and dramamine  Catbird   Apr-25-06 10:42 AM   #25 
  - I mentally block it out. I just get on the plane and go.  Scout1071   Apr-25-06 10:56 AM   #26 
  - I used to be a pretty bad flyer  Tyrone Slothrop   Apr-25-06 10:58 AM   #27 
  - I don't know.  Bassic   Apr-25-06 12:37 PM   #28 
  - Wow...I'm really sorry  huskerlaw   Apr-25-06 01:04 PM   #29 
  - I cope by not flying - haven't flown since 1983  gwbsamoron   Apr-25-06 01:13 PM   #30 
  - I bought a pair of sound-deadening headphones  MsAnthropy   Apr-25-06 01:20 PM   #31 
  - Frankly, I drink  Book Lover   Apr-25-06 01:24 PM   #32 
  - I take an anti anxiety drug  KitchenWitch   Apr-25-06 01:32 PM   #34 
  - I'm a white-knuckle flyer...  giant_robot   Apr-25-06 01:46 PM   #36 
  - I'm still trying to figure out how to do it!  bluethruandthru   Apr-25-06 01:39 PM   #35 
  - I haven't flown in 11 years but I'll be back up in the air this year.  Joan_Alpern   Apr-25-06 01:52 PM   #38 
  - I have dealt with it most of my life  hfojvt   Apr-25-06 01:56 PM   #39 
  - i dont do it, never have, never will  LSK   Apr-25-06 01:57 PM   #40 
  - Just read it, FFS.  whoisalhedges   Apr-25-06 01:58 PM   #41 
  - I don't like to fly but I have to once a year  Left_Winger   Apr-25-06 02:02 PM   #42 
  - I don't  Oeditpus Rex   Apr-25-06 02:26 PM   #43 
     - My life requires it  Patiod   Apr-25-06 02:45 PM   #44 
        - We do indeed  Oeditpus Rex   Apr-25-06 03:00 PM   #45 
 

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