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I Think I'm Going Blind

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 12 People

    Almost Yearly

    I get new glasses almost yearly and each year the prescription gets stronger. Maybe this is why I don't go to Starbucks, I can't read the freaking menu!
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 17, 2008

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    Scared

    hi have just discovered i have  RP and have night blindness, and blind spots in my eyes, and christmas and all have just been told i have to hand in my license.  Am a single mother of three, and am scared and am not sure what to do, with no help i live to far away...
    sinders sinders 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 26, 2009

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    Vision Loss But Hopeful

    I turned 40 and started falling to pieces. Long story short, I started having vision problems and my eye doctor, out of all the docs that told me I was fine, suspected cancer and saved my life. The eye doc ordered a rare and special test from a lab at OHSU in Portland OR and he...
    dukea dukea 41-45 Feb 16, 2013

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    Losing My Vision

    My vision is getting worse and worse. I can now only be correct to 20/60 for distance and this is going to get worse, according to my doctor. I am also losing my peripheral vision - at first that was only happening in my right eye (which is now down to 50% sight) but now my it's...
    shell02 shell02 31-35 Jul 30, 2012

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    I Have a Teenager Who Is Going Blind

      Oct. 8, 2008 This is it. This is the day I have to start telling someone; anyone, that this is harder than I knew it was going to be.   My son has RP or Leber’s or whatever; they don’t know. Auto-somal recessive for sure. Those of you who don’t...
    RPMom RPMom 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 8, 2008

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    Shot In the Dark

    I have pigmentary glaucoma.  I won't bore you with medical jargon, but suffice it to say it is quite common in young adults who develop glaucoma.  Although it is incurable, it is treatable.  The problem is my insurance company won't pay for treatment until I "...
    JaydenM JaydenM 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 13, 2008

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    My wife had an affair 20 years ago. Needless to say I was traumatized. And even though the affair lasted over a year and a half, and involved me being asked to move out two...
    Oz1119 Oz1119 41-45, M Aug 4

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    The more you know the less you wish you knew... Recently with all the spying/data stealing/... I've started to look into online security and I have to say... I'm scared. I'll be...
    PersonOfUninterest PersonOfUninterest 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 6

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    Into the 3rd month of my summer holidays All my friends are on holiday and I'm having social withdrawals not to mention I'm really bored . All of this and more I think I'm...
    Life8227 Life8227 16-17, F Aug 6

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    I feel like i'm going insane. Everyday i either feel depressed, angry, afraid, guilty, in pain, or straight up nothing. I mean like all empty inside. Sometimes i can hear this...
    EthanNail EthanNail 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 1

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    I've been having a very bad case of butterflies in my stomach. It feels like I'm going to give a big oral presentation and despite that I want to get it over and done with I am...
    betweenlustandlove betweenlustandlove 22-25, F Aug 9

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    I'm 17, i'm a Capricorn, i love cookie dough ice cream and i have no idea who i am anymore. My whole life i've been trying to be the person that my mom and stepdad want me to be...
    ThinOrDieTryingxox ThinOrDieTryingxox 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    This is experience project, it gets annoying when 75 to 90 percent of the EP posts are "do you think I'm attractive lol"
    smadathehut smadathehut 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 9

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    Just be honest bc honestly I think I'm not.
    bitchybrandi bitchybrandi 13-15, F 5 Responses Jul 30

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    Hey guys my name is Diamond! I'm from New port richey, Florida and have just moved to Seattle, Washington! I'm a female and my birthday is 02/7/2001. I'm 13 and I just made this...
    Azndiamond1234 Azndiamond1234 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    Oh gosh here it goes.. Do you think I'm attractive? I personally don't think I am. But I'm just curious what you think? Go ahead rip into me lol
    SIRROM88 SIRROM88 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Am I attractive or not I think I'm not but people say I am hahah but comment no rude people :)
    AlexMafia15 AlexMafia15 13-15, M 6 Responses Aug 9

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    I don't know, it's kind of a spur of the moment thing. I want to know your opinion. Do you think I'm attractive? You can rate from 1-10 or whatever you want.
    Brookiecookie2000 Brookiecookie2000 13-15, F 18 Responses Aug 9

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    i don't think i'm all that attractive, and it upsets me cause i want to be, but alas my appearance does not match Americas standards of beauty in any regard
    Superwholockian Superwholockian 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 19

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    Okay, So recently I've read about Dom/Sub relationships, and i really feel like i would be the sub in any situation. The thought of being in someone else's control frightens me...
    alli4 alli4 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 2

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    Ive been friends with this guy at school for more than 6 months now. I was dating someone else when we met but I've been single for 4 months now. We talk almost everyday and I can...
    Moelyn95 Moelyn95 18-21, F Aug 11

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    My name is Zack. I'm 15. I didn't come to EP to meet gay teen boys. I came to EP to seek advice on whether to get hormone shots for my delayed puberty. I had a gf, but she dumped...
    zakkattakk zakkattakk 13-15, M 3 Responses Aug 14

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    I feel so fvcking helpless and sad and here's why. Everything. School starts tomorrow & i'm in shock. Summer really did go by , but then again it's only a couple weeks long. For me...
    ThePrettyOnee ThePrettyOnee 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 18

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    Don't know what's happening but I'm having a nervous breakdown
    ladyyukihime ladyyukihime 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 2

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    I'm now 18 years old and on my 18th birthday I came out to my mom, big brother and my aunt. They didn't mind me except my mom, who did not speak for minutes. She told me "as I...
    Bisexualgirl24 Bisexualgirl24 18-21, F Aug 6

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    I'm confused as all hell right now. I am a 26 year old male, have always lived my life as a seemingly bona fide straight man but recently, I'm starting to think it's not who I am...
    TheRomanDane TheRomanDane 26-30, M 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I really want to experiment...sexually speaking. I'm bi-curious. But I'm scared. I'm surprised I'm not traumatized from my past experiences tbh. I feel like I'm cursed, anything...
    closedwindow closedwindow 18-21, F Aug 15

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    I can't get him out of my head, I can't lose him. I can't act like I don't want him when I want him so much. I'm freaking myself out...I can't even sleep. :'(
    thisisnotgoodfml thisisnotgoodfml 70+, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Do you think that I'm attractive? You can rate me (0-10) or whatever. Be honest
    Nerile Nerile 16-17, F 9 Responses 3 days ago

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    People tend to know if they are attractive or not, but I'm always skeptical about it and never really been rated by someone
    johnnyelves johnnyelves 18-21, M 5 Responses Jul 30

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    Was just wondering do you think I am or not?
    RubyGoad33 RubyGoad33 13-15, F 8 Responses Aug 2

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    Anyone? Girls preferably, and message me too if you want, I'm really bored
    NoPedosPlz NoPedosPlz 13-15, M Aug 18

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    Just goofing around. You can tell I'm really bored
    Sexyandfun1977 Sexyandfun1977 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    The grass seems greener on the other side, when I'm in a relationship wishing to be single, when single wishing to be with someone.
    maks1m maks1m 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    Who wants to chat while I'm making a nice spaghetti dinner!!? ;)
    livemanlive livemanlive 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    Lol be honest... I'm the brunette. 0-10
    DarkEyesBlueSkys DarkEyesBlueSkys 13-15, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    Yes ? No ? Maybe ? I'm self conscious :(
    Rmpg96 Rmpg96 16-17, F 7 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm really against these kind of things but I really want to know for fun 😝...
    xxrep99xx xxrep99xx 13-15, F 10 Responses Jul 31

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    Let me start off by saying Hi everyone. Thanks for taking the time to read my story. Okay, my name is Story. Story Brook. And, I think that I'm lesbian. Actually, I think I've...
    StoryCx StoryCx 16-17 7 Responses Aug 5

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    Not trying to "fish" lol I'm just truly curious:) "(I'm the one with freckles)
    Ellyhi Ellyhi 13-15, F 9 Responses Aug 17

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    So I'm really self conscious and i was wondering if you can rate me you know like 0-10? Thanks! Thats me from tonight..
    BriGags BriGags 16-17, F 6 Responses Aug 18

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    I already know I'm not.. .-.
    CalderReed CalderReed 13-15, M 11 Responses Aug 18

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    But i can't ,because i'm not ......
    angelofsweetness angelofsweetness 22-25, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    Be honest I'm bored I'm just curious
    RebelStar24 RebelStar24 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    Basically the only way I can explain how I feel is, There will be periods when I'm happy and just completely hyper and I feel completely fine and nothing bothers me and I feel...
    catherineeac catherineeac 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    Every since i was a baby everyone i meet calls me a girl, when every i'm with my sister people ask if we're sisters. But i dont look that female a have a beiber cut hair style a...
    snow911 snow911 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    Idk I just like dancing. Plus I love edm any type dance music, glow sticks, glow-in-the-dark, black light, and just partying. I think that grounds for being a raver. I never really...
    123peppy 123peppy 16-17, F Aug 8

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    Or relationships for that matter. I just seem to always get them wrong or expect too much maybe, I just want to be valued the same way I think I do. It's stupid...............and...