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I Have Nail Patella Syndrome

A Nail Patella Syndrome anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Nail Patella Syndrome. You're not alone. 15 People

    My Son And I Have Nail Patella Syndrome.

    When I was very young and did not understand, I blamed my mother whom I inherited NPS from.  Now my son as it and when he gets angry at me for his ugly nails and funky elbows, I wince, remembering.  Now that I am in my 40s the pain has set in with a vengence.  Doctors who...
    nitrosgal nitrosgal 46-50 1 Response Jan 4, 2011

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    When I Was Ten (and Before That)

    I was born with two club feet - which for some odd reason wasn't as uncommon as some might think. It occured frequently in the early nineteenth century, so it was considered a throwback to those days. My mother paid to have special boots made for my feet that had to come all...
    noctame noctame 18-21 2 Responses Jun 4, 2009

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    I Have Nail-Patella Too

    I have a really bad back, and my knees are always bothering me. Every one of my nails are misshapen except for my left pinky nail, and I have pretty much no thumb nails :(
    ekaye ekaye 16-17 May 20, 2013

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    I Have Nail Patella Syndrome And So Do My Kids

    I was also born with club feet - both of them actually and the doctor told my mom I would never walk.  She was devastated!  I, however, was treated by an orthopedist shortly after birth who not only fixed my feet, but did so without surgery which was unheard of...
    cmdietrich cmdietrich 36-40 1 Response May 22, 2010

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    Ultra-sensitive Scalp

    Does anyone who has nail patella suffer from a really sensitive scalp?  I always have but it's got worse recently since pregnancy and going to the hairdressers is now just a nightmare....just wondered is this a symptom?
    KateyMcPhee KateyMcPhee 31-35 May 16, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    Today my mother got angry at me and my brother... But of course, she takes it out only on me. I'm bleeding from her nails as I write this. My little brother is just always the...
    Littlewolf1562 Littlewolf1562 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I want four pretty men all in a row, naked but done up so they are very pleasing to the eye. The first I want to impale, on a thick sharp wooden stake, starting through his as...
    Domienixxx Domienixxx 26-30 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I just got a couple new colors today. My friend asked me if i wanted to smoke at her house and I did want to so I went over to her place. She said was picking up food and her house...
    jackgrey789 jackgrey789 22-25, T 12 hrs ago

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    It is my Friday night end of the week ritual i pamper myself with! Bottle of wine, some chocolate, a good movie and pretty nails!
    Redleatheryellow Redleatheryellow 36-40, F 16 hrs ago

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    I do my own manicures, keep my nails clean and use a vitamin E oil on them. and I have yet to find anyone who has longer natural nails than me(in person)
    Azureal Azureal 26-30, M 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    Love getting my nails done! It's been a few months, but finally got it done!
    Lovethis14 Lovethis14 18-21, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    I have some very rude and disruptive neighbours. Everything was okay on my street until they moved in. Sometimes I wonder if I broke a mirror and have had the last 7 years of bad...
    Kriptess Kriptess 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I was diagnosed with PTS almost 3 years ago after undergoing surgery to remove a bone spur. I still don’t have full use of my arm and still suffer pain, but have learned what...
    PDG1 PDG1 46-50 2 days ago

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    I was diagnosed with Asperger's (autism) about a year ago but I didn't accept the diagnosis because I had a lot of misunderstandings about what it meant. After continuing treatment...
    ExtrovertedAspie ExtrovertedAspie 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    when I was 14 my older sister would when our parents weren't home dress me up as her little sister. She would get a wig and put it on me, and pick out a really girly outfit. I...
    Sexyrachel1406 Sexyrachel1406 22-25, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm a 51 year old married, hetero male. And I love nail polish! Pinks and Reds do it for me. At present all of my fingers and my left toes are fire engine red. My right toes are...
    phmlpn phmlpn 46-50 2 days ago

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    Recently diagnosed with horners and holmes syndrome.. after over 10 years and going to many drs about me not sweating I finally found out why.. and this added to my many other...
    baidal88 baidal88 36-40, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    There's days where I forget I am autistic. Surprising isn't it. Today was not one of those days. Too many people today. Too many emotions. Too many decisions. Too many things to...
    jacquelinejones jacquelinejones 46-50 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Phew!!! Major dramas in a group I help admin on Facebook. (Hostile takeover and rescue attempts for a group of 20 000 aspies) I am going to have a busy couple of days. What with...
    jacquelinejones jacquelinejones 46-50 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I bite my nails ever since a child. Adults busted my ovaries for it. Front teeth are capped. Now my nails get bitten off all messed up. Yet, I still bite them off all the same.
    dulcivoluptas dulcivoluptas 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    Do you like it?i use to paint my nails like this I like green ,blu ,yellow .white is classic . I'm not too good in painting nails. I'm lefty
    Narkotyk Narkotyk 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I do. However, I constantly talk to myself, act out scenes and think negative. It's ruining my life and it's decreasing my time to practice drawing.
    FoxFan64 FoxFan64 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    They yell at you that you're not normal. That you always **** things up. You leave to your room, crying. You overhear them in the other room: What did we do wrong? How could we not...
    EurydiceKallos EurydiceKallos 18-21, F 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    So the appointment I had on Monday got cancelled because of something to do with my insurance. This is the second time I've made an appointment and it has been cancelled on me...
    Kikiana1 Kikiana1 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    my boss had a good point this label and every other label that people are diagnosed with is stupid some idiot decided back in the 1930s that whatever human being back then till...
    aaronpayne aaronpayne 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    I have autism but my question is how does autism come about is it vaccinattions or is it because of use of drugs idk but id like to see in the future a cure or maybe our government...
    aaronpayne aaronpayne 22-25, M a week ago

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    First I put a matte green nail polish then glittery transparent nail polish after it 💅
    ReemNoctis ReemNoctis 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 21

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    so i found out i have polycystic ovary syndrome a few days ago and it sucks since me and my husband have been trying and now reading about it is making me even more down about it...
    sweety7268 sweety7268 18-21, F Jul 21

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    Hi, I am male and retired and was diagnosed with EF in July 2014. I started treatment in August 2014 and now it is a year later and I am already much better. I hope that gives you...
    mogfitz mogfitz 66-70, M Jul 20

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    My best friend just got diagnosed with Aspergers. It's been really hard for her. Is there anything anyone can suggest that might help her cope with the news? Also does anyone have...
    ThinspirationNation ThinspirationNation 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 18

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    I admit there were times I didn't want to be this. I admit there were days in which all I did was cry, asking God or whatever kind of diety is up there watching why did I have to...
    elsasaunt elsasaunt 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 18

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    You know. If there's one thing I would change about my life it would be the years of 'trying to be normal' that I am now trying to dismantle. I am seeing so many parts of myself...
    jacquelinejones jacquelinejones 46-50 3 Responses Jul 18

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    I have a child that may have Pendred's syndrome. This is a rare recessive gene, passed down by parents causing deafness in one or both ears. My daughter has deafness in one ear...
    arebella arebella 41-45, F Jul 18

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    hey i just got told i have this and i have no idea what it means can someone please help me?
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 18

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    what helps me a lot is to have everything in its place. If I misplace it, God forbid. If you are not my twin, and you move it, it's really bad. Anyone else feel like this?
    PJBelle PJBelle 46-50, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    Why I can't do **** right?! Sometimes I do things I don't realize I'm doing. Like if I'm very slow and whatever, someone pushes me very hard or even get pissed off at me for being...
    BigGirlWithLove BigGirlWithLove 22-25, F 9 Responses Jul 15

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    I get my nails done. But I do my own design. I buy tons of colors. I buy the skinny nail polish. You might not believe me. If we lived together, your going to see me polishing my...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    Hi, I'm 13 and I have grown up knowing fully that I have Marfan syndrome, my mum and my brother also the syndrome and I inherited it, my whole life my mum has been open to talk...
    KitKatAngel KitKatAngel 18-21, F Jul 14

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    One week I was Lindy Hopping and the next I couldn't bend my knees. I thought I had Lyme Disease. My inflammatory markers—CRP & Sed--were up. I had mild pain in the soft tissue...
    RatherBeDancing RatherBeDancing 66-70, F Jul 13

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    I went to Wal-Mart and purchased some pink nail polish and then went to electronics with the bag. I then purchased a SD card. After I opened the card and confirmed that the card...
    shadownexus3299695 shadownexus3299695 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    Hello, I am not a parent but I am leaving for college in a different country next year. My brother is also leaving and my sister is getting married, so my parents are suddenly left...
    nattee nattee 18-21, F Jul 12

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    These are my finger nails, they are real.
    prudance prudance 51-55, T Jul 12