Are you one of those people who can't resist turning an ordinary life event into a huge drama? Do your conversations start with "You won't believe what happened!" all the time? Whether it's you or someone you know, drama queens can drain the life out of you.

Mama Drama
Vanessa says her mother's "drama queen ways" are wearing her out. "I'm not saying it's not funny at times ... but there's a lot of stress that goes along with it."

Living a Fantasy?
Cy compares her life to the drama she watches on TV. She says she's ready to tone things down a bit " before it ruins her love life.

"I Just Shut Her Out"

Chris would rather lie to his wife, Kim, than deal with her anger and dramatic overreaction.

View their stories and Dr. Phil's advice.