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I Know Someone With Charge Syndrome

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    I Am An Individual With Charge Syndrome

    I am an individual with Charge Syndrome. I'm not like most; I "should" be severely mentally challenged. (I have a college degree.) I "should" be blind. (My favorite hobby is visiting art galleries.) I "should" be deaf...
    SomewhereSomehow SomewhereSomehow 26-30 3 Responses Feb 14, 2009

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    Most Wonderful Person I Know...

    My daughter has CHARGE - throughout all she has been through, she remains the happiest, most positive, energetic, fun person ever.  She keeps us laughing and happy EVERY DAY.  We could all learn a lot from her! 
    CitizenDame CitizenDame 36-40 1 Response Jan 27, 2010

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