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ON IT, OR NOT ON IT.

Well I am ending the double blind study, and I feel as that I am on the drug. These are the observations I have made so many to tell me that I maybe on the new medicine. Observations: I am thinking more clearer. I am seeing things much normally. I am thinking of others before I am thinking of myself. (Ex. I had cooked dinner for my mother a month or so, and even cleaned up). I noticed when I…

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FEAR

This is one of the biggest problems. It’s a problem everyone faces, but those on the spectrum it’s a huge issue. This is because we are outside the norm and society looks at us different. We are people and have feelings as well. Some of the biggest fears we face are: abandonment, making friends, socializing with people, and just plain old being accepted. Maybe of those on the spectrum have to whats called “Mask” which is pretending to normal just…

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VISIT 3 OF CLINICAL TRAIL

Well day 3 was a short visit. What was nice one the things they offer for people partaking in the trial is a car ride to and from the trial center. It was a nice comfortable car. The driver was very nice opened the door for me, not like taking a Uber. Anyways this visit was a short one. Start with questions, vitals, playing the game on the trial phone they gave me, taking the med and blood. No ECG…

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PART 2 OF ASD CLINICAL RESEARCH

Details coming soon. I will be going this morning for another ECG and my mom will be taken to the AARTS center to take an a assessment than that’s it as far as I know I will post more when I get back. Looks like you have to wait till next week. The weather here is bad so I called and rescheduled it. Update: Well Thur is just around the bend. and from what I am told it will take…

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ASD CLINICAL TRIAL

Screening This is a first for me. A while back I had filled out a online survey to see if I qualify to be a candidit for a research that is going on for a new drug for certain issues for ASD like, helping with socialization and other things. How I came across this, was I got a ad for it on my facebook and I thought what do I have to lose. It said you can get paid up…

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THERE IS HOPE

When we are feeling down, and worn out, we struggle with our day to day lives. We feel that we are fighting an a uphill battle. That we will never get out of this rut.  But than we get a glimmer of something in the distance. That something is Hope. It is said that Hope was one of the two gifts we were given by the Gods. Hope is the first gift that Aeschylus mentions. Chorus: Did you perhaps go…

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THE IRELAND ADVENTURES

Ireland was so different for me. This is because I was not on my own, I was with a travel group. The flight Getting to the airport was not a big deal for me. But preparing days before making sure I had enough packed for my trip and making sure I got all my stuff sent home. My trip started right after I handed in my dissertation. I did research on how to back a suitcase without make things look…

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THE SELF CARE GUIDE I USE TO IMPROVE MY WELLBEING

Every day, is a Good Day Some days you may wake up feeling like crap and other days you just don’t want to get out of bed. Memories may come and go, and tears may start to well up. Life may seem impossible to navigate. Repeat after me, You were OK before, you will be OK again. I have had a disability for a long time, I just didn’t know what it was. You want to know the difference between…

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RELATIONSHIPS AND ME

This is more a story than advice. There are some of us who are good at socializing and there are some of us who aren’t. Well I am in between. I was hoping through my time in uni and traveling I would eventually met someone and hit it off. That, the one thing that I didn’t think about was age. When I was in uni in the UK everyone was much younger than me. Yes there a society for older…

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WHAT I ATE IN BARCELONA

For me walking around Barcelona and exploring the streets and seeing the sights was one of more exhilarating things for me. Just the beauty of Barcelona took my breath away. But the story for me is what I wound up eating for dinner the five days I was there. Know you probably expect me to say something like oh, I had tapas for dinner one night and something else another night. Well believe it or not, I had McDonald’s. Now…

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