People relax. Its not a curse. EVERYONE is an empath. This is because we are all interconnected. Everything is speeding up because of the shift energies and some are waking up while others sleep. The EMPATH SURVIVAL PROGRAM at the top is crucial at this stage. Many come here already freaked out and some even sound suicidal. While suicidal thoughts are a sign of other more serious mental problems that may require professional help, most people can and do learn to deal with it.