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I Lost Child to Acute Myeloid Leukemia

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    O k so I survived it. but no one realizes all the damage that is done to a young man when he gets cancer in his prime of life. I was 28, I was doing awesome with my job, I had a...
    johnnystar4u johnnystar4u 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 2

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    I was diagnosed right before my third birthday with acute lymphatic leukemia or a.l.l . Had to go to a nearby Children's Hospital for chemotherapy . The chemo save me, but about 13...
    ImJustJen ImJustJen 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 11

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    I lost my dad to leukemia almost five years ago.Words can't even begin how much I miss him,ever since he went life has never been the same. sometimes I wish I could see him just...
    mariaaonzo mariaaonzo 18-21, F Dec 8

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    It has been so many years (decades) now but the consequences of losing my only brother to Leukemia has never been fully settled.I was the only child for 6 years until he was born...
    BloviatingBuffoon BloviatingBuffoon 70+, F 9 Responses Dec 10

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    I have been extremely obese all my life. It's a genetic predisposition, because my mom is a really big woman too. And of course I always ate a lot and I hated it to move my body...
    ssbbwjean2000 ssbbwjean2000 41-45, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    As a toddler I never played with other kids. Then we moved into a house next door to a widow who ran a daycare in her house. From my backyard, I could see maybe 25 kids around my...
    compassionateear compassionateear 46-50 39 mins ago

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    Yes I do very much so - Not only had we thought about ..but we have adopted too. Granted it was something we had to think about for sometime, as adoption involves not just...
    Mmmcherries Mmmcherries 46-50, F 4 Responses Dec 12

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    Never have i felt this lost and hopless and spiritless before there is just nothing nothing at all to lift my spirits to cheer me up to make me get up and wanting to do something i...
    anasteel2 anasteel2 41-45, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    My mother has chronic pancreatitis from drinking wine for years and years with naturally faulty kidneys. Shes been getting progressively sicker the last 3 years. When I was younger...
    sleepingbeauty13 sleepingbeauty13 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    My 10 year old daughter lost her life to cancer on March 5, 2012. At Texas Children Hospital in Houston, Tx. It has been the hard for the family to deal with and we miss her very...
    pstches06 pstches06 36-40, F Dec 4

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    We have lost two of our adult children to death and the last two have rejected us. I was a mother to four children and worked hard along with their dad to make their lives...
    djc64 djc64 66-70, F 2 Responses Dec 3

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    When started to study the bible , I gradually lost faith in God I cannot understand all the promises that are made in the Bible to protect his children to keep them safe how much...
    willisca49 willisca49 61-65, F 3 Responses Dec 5

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    Or shall I say 4 someones... October 4th, 2010. My only sibling, my elder brother by 11 1/2 years was in a four wheeler accident that proved to be fatal. Despite our age difference...
    Fallynangel Fallynangel 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I lost her when i was 7, that was 8 years ago. It really doesn't seem like it's been that long since i heard her voice or since i was safely wrapped in her arms. I lost her to...
    lorenbee lorenbee 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    So it's the season of good will. I planned to visit my grandparents this year for Xmas. They decided to invite my mum. Anyho I planned to buy Xmas presents months ago for the 15...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    We've talked about this babe! :P We think about lovely names for our future children and you have some really good names! I love you :*
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    Hey, my name is Daniel Michael R, I have hypopituitarism and this is the story of my best friend, the only girl that ever loved me. Her name is Samantha J. McClain, she was born on...
    DanielMR DanielMR 18-21 1 Response Nov 26

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    My mom hits me a lot. Back when I was little, I used to cry a lot. I was a miserable child. My mom slapped me, hit me on my back, called me names. I never knew the meanings of the...
    Tearsinmycheek Tearsinmycheek 16-17, F 6 Responses Nov 28

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    I lost my grandmother last Sunday at 5 am in the morning from intestine infection."Today it is your funeral, this is the last time we will see your body and your smiling peaceful...
    IndicinaJuris IndicinaJuris 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    Raising a family we always had pets around. As our children got older animals found us and our family grew to having two dogs (Great Danes) and four cats. Now that the children...
    LJay56 LJay56 56-60, M Dec 2

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    Lost my mom. I've seen here such beautiful pictures of a mother with her daughter. And these beautiful pics made me so infinitely sad again. Because there will be no more such...
    prettysybill prettysybill 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 22

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    "Unraveling" written by Liz Longley Lyrics Boxes and baskets of all her old things Porcelain dolls, portrait paintings She swore they'd be worth something They're just...
    lp1989 lp1989 22-25, F Nov 25

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    What do I do? I'm very lost with my life and I'm used to hiding my emotions so I'm not sure what I'm feeling right now. Basically a guy in my class is teasing me in almost an...
    Daliak Daliak 16-17, F Nov 25

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    I lost 3 of my kids it's going on 5 years and there death still hunts me I dream about it every night i sleep idk how to move on
    demonchild616 demonchild616 26-30, F Nov 30

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    19 years ago I lost my mother to suicide. She disappeared one day after saying she was just running out to get rolls for breakfast. They found her off the coast of Cape May on...
    wallflwrinblm wallflwrinblm 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    I was 17 at the time, & the last time I saw him was mischief night 2 years ago. He told me he loved me after knowing him for almost 6 years. At the time, I was coping with a...
    MariaSmiles17 MariaSmiles17 18-21, F Dec 4

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    I lost my mum last year. She was a kind gentle woman on her good days but when bipolar took over it was like talking to a hyperactive child. But. I miss her. My heart aches for a...
    twixxer twixxer 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    I think, no...I know, I've spent the last 15 years trying to convince someone that I'm good enough to love and deserve the truth. There's no point in going on about all the things...
    IstyBisty IstyBisty 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    So here's the thing about this time of year.. it was once my favorite time of the year, because it was filled with love, family and holiday spirit. See, I was sexually abused as a...
    willowsweep willowsweep 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 22

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    I'm 6 months pregnant and the father of my child broke up with me recently.He explained how he has nothing for me and can't be with someone who hs doesn't love carrying his child...
    grabamic828 grabamic828 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    I have a story like all of you been through the therapy of remembering more than I ever wanted too. but I found ways to cope then survive now i'm trying to thrive. my coping was...
    hopeful72 hopeful72 41-45, F 3 Responses Dec 12

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    When I was a child I was Illegal. I was illegal because I crossed the borders with my mother. I crossed the borders with my mother because our Home Country got invaded by Americans...
    T055 T055 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am in such a rut, I cant seem to get up in the morning to do anything.Im living with my elderly sick mother and sister.Currently my sister is in the hospital,always .My mother...
    grabamic828 grabamic828 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I am really quite simple. My life, my love... Revolves around 2 things. My children and the idea of finding a lifelong love. Perhaps it is because my children, if I have done my...
    OldNRusty OldNRusty 41-45, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    PART I Article 1 For the purposes of the present Convention, a child means every human being below the age of eighteen years unless under the law applicable to the child...
    lunadelobos lunadelobos 41-45 1 Response Dec 7

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    I am not sure if I am an Indigo Adult bc I fulfill most of all the criteria, and I was born in 1991 and just turned 23. I want to believe that I am maybe to feel a part of...
    oceanskat oceanskat 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 22

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    im am bi and was in a same sex relationship and my other half was pregnant she had a still born on the 2nd of November 2014 at four and half months a little boy who after we lost...
    boltmum17 boltmum17 18-21, F Nov 22

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    One of the hottest songs I've ever heard over and over and over again. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=XoV-GiR-oCU I love Jump Little Children!
    Sarahberrycakes Sarahberrycakes 31-35, F Nov 24

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    I miss my 2 cats so much and cry many nights when I'm alone and lonely. I love dogs and I have a mastiff/lab now but he's more like one of my children and is very needy. Cats are...
    Ladyscorpioz Ladyscorpioz 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    Today's is one of those days where I just wallow. No one's home and with my headphones and computer, it's like I'm completely alone in my own little world. I'm torturing myself...
    HarleyQuinn326 HarleyQuinn326 22-25, F Nov 24

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    I don't have any maternal instincts or desires. I don't enjoy dealing with children. I'm not adept at dealing with children. I honestly don't find small children cute. To me they...
    atpeacewithme atpeacewithme 31-35 1 Response Nov 26

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    To my dearest King, Maybe I am not allowed to call you like this. This is the end of my dreams .I’ve reached a dead end. I have nowhere to go and no one to talk to. I’m broken...
    Anbarasi Anbarasi 18-21, F Nov 28

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    Who am I? What do I want? What should I do with my life? Where should I live? Will I get married? Will I have children? Will my dreams come crashing down around me?
    MyChemicalBreakup MyChemicalBreakup 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    Well another episode today. He took off running from the bus. Tried to run into traffic and kill himself. It took 3 people from his school, a officer from a neighboring school and...
    ThistleAndWeeds ThistleAndWeeds 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 2

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    My life has gone down hill. I thought my mom would file for divorce but she didn't. She's scared of losing everything. Ive lost my best friend because I've been so detached from...
    sadgirl233 sadgirl233 22-25, F Dec 2