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I Have a Sibling With Down Syndrome

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 27 People

    I Am Overwhelmed With Responsibility

    My brother with Down Syndrome is 9 years older than me. I'm in my 30's with parents in their late 60's. I am a mother of 3 young children and trying to be a stay at home mom during the day and working as a teacher in the evenings. My husband works 6 days a week. We cherish the...
    juls13 juls13 36-40 4 Responses Apr 27, 2011

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    My twin brother has Down syndrome,

    along with many other problems, he can't talk clear, only we can understand what he's saying, I've heard people call him ugly, fat.. Short, retarted, sicko, it breaks my heart.. It really does, people are heartless
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2014

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    I Have a Sister With Down Syndrome

    You can read my story if you search for 'I have a Sister with Down Syndrome". I hope you enjoy it.
    rwilliams rwilliams 22-25 Aug 20, 2008

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    Paul

    Paul was no ordinary baby. When he came home from the hospital, my mother rounded us kids up to have a talk: Paul had Down Syndrome. At first, we looked at the funny baby with his large tongue hanging out the side of his mouth. What was I to make of this? But we all smiled and...
    lilley910 lilley910 13-15, F Aug 1, 2012

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    Me And My Brother With Down Syndrome

    I am a 16 year old girl, and I have a 12 year old brother with Down Syndrome. I also have an 11 year old sister with learning disabilities. Both of them are challenging, but my brother especially. I love them both so much though. They are so sweet, but they have their moments...
    sunpin32 sunpin32 16-17, F Nov 11, 2010

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    I am so glad I stumbled on this category of posts, because reading of other people's similar experiences is somehow helpful to me, although I'm sorry for all of your troubles. I...
    2323Anonymous 2323Anonymous 51-55, F May 11

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    I am a 16 year old girl and I'm still in high school, that's tough as it is but I do live with polands syndrome and its makes life harder especially in this day and age. When...
    MelissaM98 MelissaM98 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    I'm finding this so hard. I became friends with a guy we got so close we been sleeping together on and off. He was so upfront can't blame him for my me having these feeling. I had...
    stupid28 stupid28 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    i am a married man having an affair with another married man. met through an ad on craigslist. we meet through the week in the daytime in public places. we usually use a condom...
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    I don't understand how she became who she is. She has no compassion for her children and basically has fallen under the influence of my dad. Why can't she be herself, be...
    GodsArte GodsArte 18-21, F 1 Response May 6

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    Absolutely. I have known a fairly older guy for about 4 years now, we started dating a year and a half ago. We have developed (in my opinion) the perfect relationship. We volunteer...
    lexiiloowho lexiiloowho 16-17, F May 12

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    My Journey Here's a bit about me & my journey so far.. The ribs were diagnosed on 1/27/15 I am 39, 2 children, Chase & Meghen, and a partner, J, We have 3 cats and 2 dogs...
    CRPSWarrior CRPSWarrior 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    there is pain in my body but i wont let it effect my soul my spirit that gives me the strength to smile every day and be happy for what i have i heard once count small...
    POTSforever POTSforever 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    when though i have pots yet i wanna say to all others never give up look at me i never do in life i hope you understand life is meant for living for us to live try every...
    POTSforever POTSforever 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I have an older sister. I was born on her sixth birthday. I always wanted a lil bro but I was born when my mum was 35 and usually women don't continue making kids after that...
    GalacticDaniel GalacticDaniel 16-17, M 1 Response May 11

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    Well, we arent married..yet...but we are in a committed, monogamous relationship. live together and planning on marriage down the road. His mom was super sweet to me at first when...
    bethkins24 bethkins24 46-50, F 3 Responses May 7

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    I've come to realize that I don't have any responsibilities concerning her, and that I really shouldn't worry myself about her. I do admit its hard for me to ignore her as my fianc...
    Msprissy Msprissy 36-40, F a week ago

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    Fun while it lasted. Got to know each other last summer, got on a bit too well in Spain while she was still with her boyfriend. Luckily, that changed soon after we got home...
    neathiopian neathiopian 18-21, M May 20

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    Boyfriend and I are pretty serious, almost 5 years together now, lived together most of that time. MIL has been sending him links to condos, asking his likes and dislikes, not sure...
    Labiatae Labiatae 26-30, F 1 Response May 4

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    My life is complicated and super stressful. Work sees to that. I don't have time for nor do I want a relationship and honestly, who wants to be bogged down with all of that...
    secretdesires78 secretdesires78 36-40, F 11 Responses May 17

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    Okay so he is 42 and I am 23, I am in University, he is my thesis teacher and married to his 2nd wife (with whom he cheated on his first wife, with whom he in turn also has 2 kids...
    kyradiesel kyradiesel 22-25, F 2 Responses May 18

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    My grandmothers home has had odd occurring's. One of them was when I was taking photos to see if I could capture something. I eventually gave up and sat in the living room but my...
    howlandripintothefray howlandripintothefray 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    call me a wh@@@ or a homewrecker.. but I've had to affairs with two men and loved them.. it was fun and exciting.. one guy we continue today. I've known him since I was 5 and we...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 2

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    IFeelSoLonely101 IFeelSoLonely101 22-25, M May 7

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    My younger sister thinks she is entitled to everything. She uses her kids to control our parents. She talks **** about them behind their back even though they drop everything to...
    tmd1982 tmd1982 31-35, F 1 Response May 8

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    ever since I was really young my father has had bad rages. me and my sister would get mentally abused on a daily basis. Our childhood best friends were always around to help us...
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    I mean Mental Disorders, there is a difference. One is named Jenna, she is practically my sister. She has a rather severe case of bipolar disorder. She and I know each other from...
    AnonWesker AnonWesker 13-15, M 1 Response May 14

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    I had a friend with whom I shared my heart for a while, we kissed, we talked, we sang, we laughed, we fought and we made love. Those days were unforgettable, she took my loneliness...
    crazihilary crazihilary 26-30, M 2 Responses May 18

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    Seeker2088 Seeker2088 13-15, M 1 Response May 18

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    badgirlbee badgirlbee 22-25, F 13 Responses May 18

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    This sounds so wrong but sometimes I wish I had a different mother. Majority of my girlfriends mothers are very close with them. As in "dating" their daughters. Having that mother...
    DarkGoddesss DarkGoddesss 18-21, F 2 Responses May 18

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    There she is, hiding in the background. A reserved, frightened, wounded little girl. A child that has been made to feel unwanted, wrong, inadequate. What does she need? Compassion...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 4 Responses May 20

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    Back in the early 1990s after my wife filed for a divorce and kicked me out I started dating a couple of women. Then my ex wife started coming over and getting laid sometimes. I...
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    i slept with two married men before i don't feel guilty for it either I'm knot one who cheated they are
    candysissyfag candysissyfag 26-30, T 1 Response a week ago

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    my mother can not stand me half the time like just this morning she was saying she wishes she had a car so we can go and get some breakfast and I told her she did not need to drive...
    jackiehammack2019 jackiehammack2019 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    I have a MIL who is a very nice woman but annoying! she likes to push for marriage even when I'd told her I don't want to rush. But we are living in sin and have a daughter (she...
    emotionalmommy emotionalmommy 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    this woman has tried to take off Erica my position as a mom I feel like. For my daughters 1st birthday, this woman was planning stuff without telling me, she bought pretty much...
    emotionalmommy emotionalmommy 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago