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I Know Someone With Autism

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    Aside from myself having Autism I made a friend

    here who has autism his name is Luke, he is 20 years old and has a bad bladder problem so he has to wear nappies. He also doesn't have the mindset of a 20 year old. He is very nice and just wants to make friends and not be teased about his autism or his bad bladder problem. He...
    Keegal Keegal 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 21, 2014

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    My Cousins Sister

    my cousins sister has been diagnsed with it and they say they don't know jet but we all know she does she's 4 years old and she always plays alone in her room when we come over it's cuse her mom dosen't like her being with us that and my mom says it's the autism last year i think...
    fax4ever fax4ever 16-17, F Jan 2, 2012

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    My uncle is 24 but has a mind set of six.

    He threatens to kill us, he chokes at my aunt (his brothers wife) he throws things at his brother && sister in law. He threatens to stab them but he doesn't say anything to me he just hits me. How do we go about helping him without getting him on crazy medicine that makes him...
    Smitty169 Smitty169 18-21, F Feb 24, 2014

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    My Grandson's Bonus Son

    Ben is 10 years old. He was fine until he was about 2 years old, at which time he developed autism and a seizure disorder.He is a bit hard to make a connection with, but we love him. When he does connect, it is extra special.
    Serenitree Serenitree 70+, F Oct 18, 2012

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    Hello! My name is Tia Evans

    and I'm with Younique Cosmetics. Some of my team and I are reaching out to families dealing with autism to give back. We are offering 100% of our commission to families in need in celebration of Autism Awareness Month. I have a "Shine for Autism" event going on right now...
    youniqueviatia youniqueviatia 31-35, F Apr 9

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    I have a younger brother with aspergers.

    .. he expects me to modify my own behavior and mind what i say for his own anxiety instead of using coping techniques he's been taught. wherever he's upset, I'm attacked verbally and sometimes physically. my father says I'm the one who needs to be patient with him even though i...
    modestmuslimah modestmuslimah 18-21, F Apr 2

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    I Must Give Off Bad Vibes. Help Me

    This has been a bummer couple of weeks. /: One day after my birthday I had a life changing experience - my first surgery. Since I have stopped drinking, ate more healthy and (I thought) made a new friend but it hasn't been easy quitting the booze. Turns out this kid, about 4...
    hunkofclay hunkofclay 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 14, 2012

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    people say "if you could get rid of the autism,

    would you?" Well I want to hear from you guys, I have a strong opinion on this but would like to see if others agree.
    randomboy42 randomboy42 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 28

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    I know someone diagnosed with autism

    but he sneekily acts like a psychopath.... Is he pretending to have autism to cover and get away with being a psychopath. He is supposedly high functioning but he acts nothing like any autistic person I have met so far, he litterally just bully's me when he's supposed to be my...
    sazbaby sazbaby 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 13, 2014

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    Isn't Easy Living With Them.

    My brother has severe autism. He is 16, was diagnosed at the age of 2. It took forever to get a diagnosis from what I was told. We used to live in London and they took him to get him checked after what they described as being "different then usual". He was taken into doctors...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 29, 2012

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    I've known this girl

    since the second grade, but I didn't know she had autism until nearly a year ago. When we were in second grade, I would bully her. I would hit her hand when I would try to scold her. I would tell her not to be stupid when she said something odd. I just remember being really...
    yopper52 yopper52 13-15, F Feb 16

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    Diagnosed Aspergers Since 24

    im 26 been diagnosed anyone else experienced loneliness with autism?
    diagram diagram 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 24, 2013

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    Well, my boyfriend is dating me, and I have Asperger's syndrome. I'm just looking for some help. I have never felt more connected to anyone than him, but there is still that...
    bandgeekavery bandgeekavery 13-15, T 2 Responses May 19

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    after 18 years, I was told by a guidance counselor that I am autistic, now I am left to cope with it alone...
    omss omss 18-21, M May 3

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    I am going to college for special needs teaching. I have been working with special needs children since I was in fourth grade.
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 6

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    Today my child disclosed a teacher has been hitting him on the hand with a pen when he is not focused or working fast enough
    212panda 212panda 31-35, F 1 Response May 21

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    I was a virgin until pretty recently. Several months ago I met a nice young lady and she changed that. She has a boyfriend (not me) who had been gone far out of state for months...
    Greenigma Greenigma 22-25, M May 15

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    my husband is being distant. at this present moment. I'm watching him sleep. he sleeps in the couch when he wants to get away from me. so I wait until he falls asleep n I Lay...
    Toyabelle Toyabelle 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    I've mentioned him once before. Kaden likes me. He's new to the school, for heavens sake! His friend, Alexander, is the cutest guy in the world. He came the same year as Kaden did...
    atfenix atfenix 13-15, F May 6

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    my aunt has MS and I see her struggle with it every day and then I see that she doesn't let it tear her down she is my rock my role model I love her more than anything in this...
    katielove32 katielove32 18-21, F May 15

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    I don't know how some people can be so cruel. when my husband and I first moved in together. two days later he got a drunk called his Boss and was being paranoid despite me trying...
    Toyabelle Toyabelle 22-25, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    Well the other day I started feeling anxious and nervous, kinda scared. And this feeling is coming from thinking about my ex. He's still got 2 - 3 years in prison but it's scaring...
    domancat domancat 22-25, F May 13

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    It's been the hardest thing to deal with. I support him in recovery and I do not bother getting angry with him however I tell him it isn't right. It's ongoing- his addiction has...
    Gingerfab Gingerfab 18-21, F May 18

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    Would love to chat with a woman who wants a man to be in charge of her, to be forced to eat and eat and eat until she has a big huge belly for me, knowing that getting fat for me...
    mightymaus mightymaus 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    I love a man with this disorder. He is on medication but I still find him exhausting and impossible to get a long with... I'm loosing an uphill battle.. May be time to cut ties...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 9

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    sigh... has wife or girl friends of soldiers who suffer from ptsd figure out how to deal with them as yet. everything these days is an issue.
    Toyabelle Toyabelle 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    If you ask that to your mother.. She will tell you, that, how she passed her time with your father. it is alright.
    mataltoronee mataltoronee 41-45, F 16 hrs ago

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    Some days are so much harder than others. . . schooling is a disapointing system for my child that is stuck in a dark age where theres no room for opening your mind.
    212panda 212panda 31-35, F 2 Responses May 12

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    speeeencyy :3 ur the most amazing person i've never meet
    salmax99 salmax99 13-15, F May 14

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    Are there any Feeders in or near Boston? I'm in desperate need of one.
    thescaredshadow thescaredshadow 16-17, M 1 Response May 2

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    I have run out of things to say when she complains about being in pain.
    sbchris69 sbchris69 46-50, M May 8

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    Any women want to feed me i need to gain weight so yeah
    DemonLugia DemonLugia 18-21, M May 15

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    And btw I preferably want a women around my age to feed me
    DemonLugia DemonLugia 18-21, M May 15

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    Hey any female feedees on the east coast? I would love to feed you message me if interested :)
    lynchemikael4 lynchemikael4 18-21, M May 15

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    I am looking for a girl on the east coast that wants to fatten up a guy til he becomes huge. Msg me?
    fattenmeup108 fattenmeup108 16-17, M May 25

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    Am I a Monster? For me, the worst part of living with a mental disease was feeling like I can’t trust myself. When I was little, people told me I was different and I didn’t...
    kiarrafire kiarrafire 18-21, F 1 Response May 7

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    Some people need to understand that people with autism are not stupid and likes to be more independent and do things in everyday life. What I hate most is that when people ask them...
    agdnn agdnn 26-30, M 3 hrs ago

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