I Am a Full Time Carer

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    19 Year Old Carer

    I'm 19. I'm a full time carer for my Dad who has MS and also my 17 year old autistic brother My parents are divorced and my mother remarried I've been doing this since I was 13 years old. It's tough. There's not a day goes by that isn't tough. My dad is my hero. Growing up...
    meandmysailorx meandmysailorx
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 19, 2013

    I Am A Full Time Carer To My Husband

    I'm carer to my Husband who I've been with almost 12 yrs, who I have 3 children to, age 10, 9 and 5. I also have 4 step-children (eldest ss was murdered aged 20),  ages 30 22 & 20, but they didn't live with us permently, though have on and of over the years...
    emzlou1980 emzlou1980
    26-30, F
    Sep 6, 2010


     In 2006 my husband was diagnosed with brain cancer we have been battling this ever since.
    englishlass englishlass
    1 Response Nov 15, 2008

    Ms is one of the worst illness

    because there is no cure, my mum suffers from secondary progressive Ms meaning she is only going to get worse. I do everything the tables have completely turned I walk in the door and I am a carer not a child anymore I am 16 I feel like I have lived two lives in the blink of...
    izzymoore19 izzymoore19
    18-21, F
    Jul 30, 2014

    95 Year Old Mum

    I am a full time carer for my 95 year old Mum. I am also remarried a 2nd time to my current husband of 6 years, together for 10 years. I am also a Grandma to 3 beautiful grandchildren, 4-1/2 Chelsea, 16 mths old Wilson and 3 mths old Savannah. I have 2 children, twins, 28 years...
    VanVlerken VanVlerken
    61-65, F
    Jul 2, 2013
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