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I Have Mild to Moderate Autism

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 17 People

    Autism discrimination is sweeping the nation,

    I think people with a disability have a hard enough time already, it's a shame other people have to make it harder :) x
    sazbaby sazbaby 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 15, 2014

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    Because i have mild autism people dont realise

    that i still struggle because of it just because its mild and gets worse because of anxiety -.-
    KingNotQueen KingNotQueen 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 1, 2014

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    I Have Mild Autism

    I very mild autism and been hard for me but never give up and never give in. I don't like people treat me like child because i have it, just treat me the same. Anybody who has mild autism, your not alone. i have ssi and live in my own house and pay bills but its rented.
    jamiehamilton78 jamiehamilton78 31-35, M Mar 27, 2012

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