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I Like Talking With Other Amputees

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 114 People

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    Wayne BriggsWhat  A typed for 2 hrs disappeared!
    Whole Whole 66-70 1 Response Feb 12, 2012

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    I Like to Share My Experiences

    I've been a double amputee for 13 years and I've certainly known the highs and the all too many lows. If you want to share any thoughts with me or have a chat, then I'm here. Hope to meet some new friends.
    wheeliewoman wheeliewoman 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 30, 2009

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    Double Amputee

    I am 33 year old, double amputee.  I lost my legs in July and August of 2009. I have been on and off of kidney dialysis, since the age of 21. The first thing people ask me is was i diabetic at the time i lost my legs. I was never a diabetic, so unfortunately i didnt realize that...
    jsmiles33 jsmiles33 31-35 5 Responses Jun 19, 2011

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    Life Goes On

    I have been Diabetic for 48 years, about 14 years ago I started having issues with circulation in my right leg they told me it was due to the diabetes. As time went on I started to have some issues with left leg also, but the left side was not near as bad as the right side. I...
    tazamp59 tazamp59 56-60, M Jun 16, 2013

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    Lost Both Legs Due To Health Problems

    hello just join would like to talk to other amputees
    missyandmum missyandmum 46-50, F 4 Responses Jul 29, 2013

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    Amputee

    hi i would like to chat with female leg amputee as i now hope have my leg removed due to diabeties soon . rssimpson@slingshot.co.nz
    coolfeet coolfeet 51-55 2 Responses Aug 11, 2012

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    We Both Lost Our Legs

      In March of 06 i decided to attend the bikeweek rally in daytona beach along with my brother in law and a few friends. After sitting in stop and go traffic for a while we decided to take a side street out of traffic. After changing lanes and making sure that all that were...
    isaacr isaacr 31-35 4 Responses Nov 11, 2008

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    Am I "Damaged Goods??" - Part One

     It is 5:00 am right now, and I have been awake for several hours in severe pain. I have been a BK amputee for three years now, with no problems until recently.  I once was a highly successful music and dance teacher, doing quite well, and enjoying the blessings that...
    agassist17 agassist17 51-55, M 1 Response Oct 4, 2009

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    Intervention

    hey my name is Jim. the title of my story is synonymous because I was on an episode of intervention.I lost my right leg above the knee, but I walk now with the prosthetic. life is changed, but I still try to keep up. other people just don't understand. talk to me if you do.
    jamesbarkley jamesbarkley 31-35, M 2 Responses Dec 26, 2012

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    Life As A Unipod

    I recently had my left leg amputated. I was in chronic pain for about fifteen years. I was on every drug and cocktail available. After consulting with several doctors and surgeons they all suggested amputation. I hate to say it, but it was the best thing. The pain has gone from...
    jenniferrobyn jenniferrobyn 61-65, T 1 Response Sep 21, 2013

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    Life As A Unipod

    I recently had my left leg amputated. I was in chronic pain for about fifteen years. I was on every drug and cocktail available. After consulting with several doctors and surgeons they all suggested amputation. I hate to say it, but it was the best thing. The pain has gone from...
    jenniferrobyn jenniferrobyn 61-65, T 1 Response Sep 21, 2013

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    Am I "Damaged Goods??" - Part One

     It is 5:00 am right now, and I have been awake for several hours in severe pain. I have been a BK amputee for three years now, with no problems until recently.  I once was a highly successful music and dance teacher, doing quite well, and enjoying the blessings that...
    agassist17 agassist17 51-55, M 2 Responses Oct 4, 2009

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    Am I "Damaged Goods??" - Part One

     It is 5:00 am right now, and I have been awake for several hours in severe pain. I have been a BK amputee for three years now, with no problems until recently.  I once was a highly successful music and dance teacher, doing quite well, and enjoying the blessings that...
    agassist17 agassist17 51-55, M Oct 4, 2009

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    Moral Story

    A small child comes someday to a barber shop, the barber whispered to the customer saying : this is the stupidest child that i ever seen in my whole life ! hang on...i will show you . the barber put a dollar in one hand and 5 bucks in the other hand ,and called the boy and...
    Thedreameryoungman Thedreameryoungman 22-25, M 9 Responses Oct 10, 2011

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    Iam a double below knee amputee,

    I don't really have anyone in similiar situation to myself to talk with. After leaving hospital nobody told me of anywhere to meet or chat with people like myself, anyone who would like to chat that would be good
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Dec 10, 2013

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    hi, I just started a new forum

    for amputees...you are invited to www.amputationchat.com
    ruger22om ruger22om 61-65, M 1 Response Jun 10

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    One More Amputee (leg)

    i ned to talk to somebody else because i know no other amputees.  im an AK right leg as of last summer. car wreck...will somebody talk to me about thing and just talk to me about pain and if it hurts them real bad or what? my pain keeps me up at night but if you say...
    sugarfootjunky sugarfootjunky 31-35, M 5 Responses Sep 26, 2009

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    Hi I am 27 and lost my left leg in a car wreck.

    I have accepted my fate and live a reasonably normal life. My friends are very supportive but I would like to share things with other women that have lost a leg and can relate
    cathycase cathycase 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 25, 2014

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    A New Normal

    This past june my boyfriend of 10 years and I were involved in a horrible motorcycle accident. We had been riding together for 10 years. This particular Saturday morning we were riding, and a car pulled out in front of us. Basically she looked to the right, and not left. Well we...
    andrearae andrearae 41-45, F 8 Responses Oct 9, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    i thought i couldnt get hurt on this site....so wrong. i feel like id been punched in the stomach. ..i let him in, told him things...as he did with me..we were gonna be friends...
    babigurl00 babigurl00 26-30, F 5 hrs ago

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    Today Im thinking about an experience that happened years ago. A salesman from the far coast came to the business where my wife worked in sales. They work together over the phone a...
    soexperienced soexperienced 56-60, M 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    WHO'S PERFECT? You should see this world through the blind man's eye Then attempt to listen with the deaf one's ear You'll notice there's no one you must despise Nor anybody you...
    Solitaireman Solitaireman 51-55, M 11 hrs ago

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    Let's talk people I'm a Male to Female Transgender Woman just looking for FTM and MTF friends to share life events with and connect with. If your that kinda person message me(: 440...
    aangelrussell aangelrussell 18-21, T 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I haven't been able to be in good contact with fellow transgender people, so I'm hoping to connect with more. If you'd like to chat, shoot me a message!
    kx335 kx335 16-17, T 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am a married dude looking to conversate and chat with another married dude hmu..
    BANG29 BANG29 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    I am caught fondling a satin nightgown by a dominate woman. She tells me she is taking me home to play with her sissy. I try to object she says she has photos of me fondling the...
    satinlover01 satinlover01 61-65, M 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    Well, I'm new here and it's taken me a bit to finally put a post here since I'm so shy and just anxious. I finally came out to my parents about being trans (mtf). I just want make...
    StrangeMargo StrangeMargo 18-21, T 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Gay 14 year looking to trade like older men a bit tubby
    gay14yearoldd gay14yearoldd 13-15, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I recently got out of a long term marriage to live the lifestyle I chose. I will never be passable, but would like to connect with other CD's to share stories, tips and kind words...
    NewbieCD NewbieCD 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    Guys are like friendship medicine..when you've been sick of talking to catty girls, you can go to that one guy who always has your back. I love you guys.
    niahhydra niahhydra 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    Hey. I'll be honest, I'm not the best person to talk to because I don't understand what it feels like to be depressed or suicidal. However, if you want to talk to me about what's...
    Jebugo Jebugo 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I have been dating a girl for two years and early this year I realized she has been playing me,I went to hospital and realized in the process she has infected me with HIV virus I...
    Anthomsonlee Anthomsonlee 22-25, M a week ago

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    For a while, I got to thinking that I'm the biggest coward I have ever seen. I want to break loose from myself so I tried something brave. A guy sent me private message. I tried...
    PieceOfSummer PieceOfSummer 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I do not stop thinking about it . it world be a dream come true to meet up with as many with some
    dresscross dresscross 51-55, M Jun 21

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    Much more attractive then long hair in my opinion. Like wow, a girl with short hair and is a tomboy is just phenomenal!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 20

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    I want to meet more transgender women you are all incredible people. Who stick up for so much and I hope to be friends with a lot of you
    jonnyburrows10 jonnyburrows10 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 20

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    I don't like being argumentative, but I can get defensive. When I am sure of my stand, and I know I am dealing with an idiot, I just roll my eyes, inwardly say 'whatever', and just...
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe 41-45, F 7 Responses Jun 20

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    I would love to make friends tg cd lb so if you like just send me a message cannot wait to hear from you
    dresscross dresscross 51-55, M Jun 20

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    This convo makes you think twice about Life! Me: God, can I ask you a question? God: Sure! Me: Promise you won’t get mad? God: I promise! Me: Why did you let so much stuff...
    blueboyblue blueboyblue 22-25, M Jun 19

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    any deep, interesting people who would like to chat with me?
    mssparkles mssparkles 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    I don't like to talk because im uncomfortable having people look at me. I get kind of scared. I dont like trying to find the right thing to say because i feel awkward doing so...
    fennekin45 fennekin45 18-21, F Jun 19

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    I cross dress in lingerie and would loved newer and chat with some transgenders :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 19

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    I've been here few weeks and have tried to provide useful advice to many questions. I'm here to help and have fun but it would be nice to make a few connections. I've contributed...
    Parvus Parvus 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 18

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