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I Think I'm Going Blind

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 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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    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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    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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    Please help me!! I'm gonna kill myself!! I hate everything! I can't fight anymore! I'm a failure! I **** everything up!! I want it to be over!! Right now!! I hate myself! I want to...
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    I've thought about this everytime I have a crush for someone, where I wonder how my everyday life would be if I were dating them. based on what I see and hear from those around me...
    Sil833 Sil833 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Dem nggas be thinking I'm lesbian but I'm pans xD big difference ^_^
    Sonchezz Sonchezz 13-15, F May 12

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    Tbh I'm so ugly but do you think I'm attractive?
    FailedAbortion FailedAbortion 13-15, F 2 Responses May 16

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    One of my friends seems to be more than what she seems to be. She understands me and stuff. She might think I'm a little crazy, but who cares? I just hope all goes well in these...
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    .........I'm hot but I see all these six pack guys, I tried getting some, it's really hard.. I don't even like them, I want to have biceps more...... but like, just a little six...
    Denzebarrrn Denzebarrrn 18-21, M Apr 28

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    Okay there is this guy in gym who is sooo freaking hot and he plays basketball all gym period and I just watch ( like a creepy weirdo I am) and I don't even know his name!! But I...
    HazeyHaley HazeyHaley 13-15, F Apr 29

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    A month I was a virgin until me and my boyfriend tried to have sex. It was painful and didn't go on for very long. He barely could get inside me, I guess you can say "he only put...
    Kyliecarter Kyliecarter 18-21, F 20 hrs ago

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    I hate my looks, I'm short got big ears, going bald, I used to have self confidence and was told I was cute when I was younger but I always took it as they were lying. Now it's...
    sufferin4life sufferin4life 41-45, M 1 Response May 2

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    Okay, get this off my chest: I am 27 years old. I am almost 30 and I still don't really know what I want to do with my life... that is specialize in something. I do but I don't...
    OrchidLilacChrys OrchidLilacChrys 26-30, F 2 Responses May 7

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    this is going to sound stupid but do I look attractive I don't think I am but wat y'all think
    Makeeshaosborn Makeeshaosborn 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I am completely confused about my life right now. I don't know. I've already told myself to think positive, but what am I doing? I'm all broken and I feel like nothing. My great...
    iiAmethystii iiAmethystii 13-15, F May 13

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    Every ducking time I get a gf I actually like some **** happens to where they move, die, or say I'm too good for them what kind of shut is that?!
    AlexanderOfScarlet AlexanderOfScarlet 16-17, M 1 Response May 11

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    I'm in love with this picture! What do you think?
    BriGags BriGags 16-17, F 4 Responses May 10

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    I'm in love with this picture 😍
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    Okay so this is kind of a question, I'm a 20 something year old woman, the guy in question is also in his 20s. I met this guy over Xbox live. Well him and two other people he was...
    AriumBlack22 AriumBlack22 22-25, F 1 Response May 4

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    ...yeah I'm weird, thanks!
    Gingurrx14 Gingurrx14 18-21, M May 10

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    I'm pretty certain at this point. Even my little sister pointed out my terrible luck, and a friend of mine (who is an ex) agreed.
    PendulEmPlum PendulEmPlum 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    So there's this girl in my grade. (I'm in high school and I should mention that I'm also a girl) And I became friends with her a while back. Our friendship grew as we found...
    Olive9078 Olive9078 13-15 Apr 26

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    no matter what i say or do , i always end up alone somehow .i think a big part of it is that i'm highly misunderstood. people mostly just stop by in my life most likely to take...
    mistywillow mistywillow 22-25, M 1 Response May 8

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    I used to be afraid of gaining weight, I have no idea why but I was. Come to think of it I think I might still be. I don't think it's bad to feel this way, right?
    Darkenrow Darkenrow 18-21, M 1 Response May 12

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    .. I can't even believe I'm saying this right now, but I'm starting to have a strange feeling that I am expecting. It's been 6 years since I had my son, and after I delivered him...
    KierstenJ671 KierstenJ671 22-25, F May 14

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    I'm ready to get back out there, but I don't think any woman would want to be with me, because I have multiple sclerosis.
    Wolf50 Wolf50 22-25, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I long for his touch..... He didn't rush me he took his time to fall I love with me, we started as friends to create a solid foundation...he gets shy around me...well after a month...
    NamzyZizi NamzyZizi 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 26

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    Feeling under the weather today. Getting a cold maybe. still don't stop me from thinking. My mind is in over drive. My inmate friend is sending me letters flat out. expressing...
    ifollowmyownstar ifollowmyownstar 31-35, F Apr 30

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    I honestly don't even know. I carry myself confidently but I have 4 kids and feel so unattractive. I don't feel like I'm aging well. 31 isn't being kind to me lol be honest
    Dearkristie Dearkristie 31-35 7 Responses Apr 30

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    My best friend and I have known each other since birth, and we are mentally very similar in many ways, which is why we're such good friends. Since I was a little girl, I've always...
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