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I am 35 years old and was diagnosed 3 years ago.

My symptoms were not bad at all until after i had my dear daughter in Sept 2011. It went downhill from there. I have to use a walker at all times. I never had the chance to hold and carry my baby girl. I sometimes question my faith as to why God would bless me with this beautiful lil girl, but not allow me the ability to care for her.

I have a wonderful family, husband, and amazing 5 year old little boy. I am still working full time 5 days a week. just trying to stay positive, but it is not easy….

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Comments

  • Lisa Emrich moderator
    6 years ago

    Hi Melissa,
    You have been dealt a hard blow, but it sounds like you have a supportive husband and a beautiful family. I’m inspired that you are still working full time. That can’t be easy to do. Your positive attitude provides strength. I hope that you continue to enjoy your family for many years to come.
    Lisa

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