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A few days a go I noticed some lines in my leg wear the skin is tight, and it’s over a skin graft. Here’s an image of it https://imgur.c...
I have a cdl. I just started antidepressants yesterday. I see that road ahead and im trying to change it.
Cause I can't drive a truck or car cause of it or I am just afarid too.
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Is there any side effects , my doctor said only one but I have forgot , I took 2 tablets
Amplified noise sensitivity in adult daily making daily functions very challenging or impossible...any ideas? Going on since childhood a...
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My sister, she has a rash eczema rash. I took her to many hospitals and did many tests, but still could not find the cause. I posted th...
i ask u that how i gain gain my weight my current weight is 46 and my desire weigth is 65
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my son has 5 disabilites and is on omeprazole for acid reflux, he goes 2 or 3 nights a week not eating his dinner (although he has lunch ...
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My 23 year old daughter who has downs syndrome was married not long ago. She and her husband both have mental disabilities. Today they ...
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He is 90yrs. Takes ensure (13g protein) in the morning n afternoon. Ensure blended together with fruits.He takes about 4-5 glasses of whi...
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My dad had a stoke like 8 years ago. When it jappened he lost his speech,the use of his right arm but was able to walk but the right leg ...
Must be Dallas, Texas area. Must have experience with special needs adults.
Hello. I have recently 'inherited' a 38working year old (10 year old mindset) person and am looking for some advice. Let me tell you ab...
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I'm 39 Weeks and worried about my baby's father. He is very tall and tends to run into things with his long arms and legs. I guess I just...
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My elderly mother is in a nursing home in the memory support unit for those with dementia related issues. She has paranoid schizophrenia ...
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any reviews on thIs medication?
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I have a 20 yo dtr with aspergers..we live in Albany and I am looking for social activities for her. Thank you.
Is there a way to involve an adult with special needs in a group like Moose or Elks? Do they feel even if they can't do a lot of the acti...
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I need help and suggestions for my parents. They are late 60's-70, and my 30 year old brother with special needs lives with them. He is...
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I have multiple medical issues, but most at least I have a direction to head in...Basically, I had lots of problem going through school -...
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