Pushover asks: I’ve been nice to people all my life and all they’ve done is take advantage of me. Some have broken my heart. I’m tired of living with low self-esteem and playing the victim all my life. How can I gain self confidence?
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Controlled asks: My boyfriend won't let me walk to lunch with my friends or dance with other guys at school dances, and I'm not even a flirt. Is this normal? Or is he too controlling?
Sleepy asks: I have gotten into the habit of watching Youtube on my iPad or a movie on my portable DVD player in bed. But now I can’t sleep without it! I can’t fall asleep until midnight and in the morning I am so tired. How can I overcome this?
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Boyfriend-Drama asks: My boyfriend and I have been going out for 2 1/2 months now, but he still hasn’t told me he loves me. Is there a problem with our relationship? Is he too afraid to admit his true feelings to me because he’s scared of how I feel?
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13 Going On 30 asks: I'm a young teen, but I really want to be an adult. No one will hire someone my age, so I can't get an after school job. My parents buy tons of junk food; I want to be able to go to the store on my own and pick out a better diet.
Time Crushed asks: My girlfriend won’t tell me what she wants for Christmas. She says she likes to be surprised, but I’m horrible at coming up with gift ideas for girls. I can only spend about $50, so what should I get for her?
Color Freak asks: All my life, I’ve associated colors with everything: words, numbers, people, places. I always thought it was normal, like everyone did it. But when I talked to my friends and parents about it, they didn’t understand. Help!
Sweaty asks: I have a sweating problem. Even if I keep my arms down for a short while, I sweat A LOT! I can’t even raise my hand in class. I’ve tried antiperspirants and perfumes so people won’t know that I stink, but nothing works. Please help!