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I have a 19 year old step-daughter who has lived with her mother for most of her life. She is now living with her father and myself and we are attempting to sign her up for SSI. She has been psychologically evaluated and her IQ puts her ...
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16321 tn?1213294807
This is about recent treatments that go unevaluated. My wife was on a slew of different drugs for her manic depression and her skitzophrenia. Recently the added abilify to the haldol and zypexa and depakote she was taking . They said i...
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601870 tn?1224045661
I am new to this community. I would love to come aboard. I am 55yr in KY. 2 brain turmors in last 2 years. diag. with ADAD 2yr ago. had hearing loss from childhood due to not haveing T or A out. now after Radiosurgery for 11 weeks, my ea...
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222135 tn?1236491821
Haven't heard from you. How are things with your brother? Penn
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222135 tn?1236491821
We have several members of this community whom we've not heard from yet. Come on out and introduce yourselves! Penn
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365714 tn?1292202708
I live with my 80 some year old grandma. I've tried and tried to ask my grandma nicely to stop calling me a child and that I am an adult. She seems to acknowlledge that she heard me, but next thing I know if I spill something, because of...
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222135 tn?1236491821
Haven't heard if you've had your nose picked yet? Is it scheduled or already done? Penn
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Hi, As MedHelp has grown in both number of members and the number of communities we have, the needs of these communities has also grown. Our Pregnancy communities would like to see different features than our Ovarian Cancer communi...
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526901 tn?1216337827
Hi, I thought I would introduce myself. I am 22 years old, trying to get through college and have a year left. I love reading and writing. I was diagonsed at age 10 with Asperger's or PDDNOS they aren't sure which, although i suspect I...
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222135 tn?1236491821
Just wanted to wish any Dads here on the forum a wonderful Fathers' Day! Penn
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im new here and would like opinions on something im trying since may 05 ive been on 3600mgs of neurontin and 90mgs of cymbalta and stopped the cymbalta cold turkey a week ag. from what ive been seeing the dosages seem high and am wonder...
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16321 tn?1213294807
Some people still swear by thorazine and stellazine, A-typical and other anti psycotics, Personally I liked the sunshine and got a 103 fever after going out on thorazine and my head felt like a dead rubber extremity. Stellazine gave me...
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I am new here, My name is Muna. I am a schizophrenic patient. I am now on quetiapine.Now its been a moth I have been taking it. My problem is that when I am on this medicine I feel too sleepy and also has the feeling that I am ot able to...
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Hello all. My name is Stephanie and I am new to the forum. I am desperately reaching out for help regarding my 20 year old brother. Quick history - He has moderate MR with an IQ of 65. He has a variation of Klinefelter's Syndrome called ...
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hi i'm 20 my beard and mustache growth is slow. what can i do about it...really slow. only one or two string of hair is coming . pls help me.
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222135 tn?1236491821
It's been way to quiet again around here. I can hear crickets chirping. Somebody pick a topic we can discuss. I tried...it didn't go over too well I guess based on the response, lol! Penn
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hi I'm 20. my beard and mustang growth is slow what can i do about it. my friend are making jokes about me . pls help me.
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222135 tn?1236491821
This week was a rough one in western PA. One young man who received services from my agency for most of his life was stabbed ot death by a neighbor over a silly argument. He was to graduate high school in June. He was a special needs stu...
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222135 tn?1236491821
So, I'm curious about the state of funding for services for adults w/ special needs in other states. Anyone have any thoughts about it? I am in PA. Although we're in a pinch right now, I am told we are among the widest in range of servic...
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222135 tn?1236491821
OK, it's been too quiet on this firum! Let's talk about something!!!!! Penn
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