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Aspie/Autism kids - Parents: do you have difficulty with stress and weight loss?

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Old 04-15-2015, 09:30 PM   #1
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Default Aspie/Autism kids - Parents: do you have difficulty with stress and weight loss?

Hey everyone. Do any of you have problems losing weight because of the stress of parenting a child on the autism spectrum? For me, it's not an excuse: I take full accountability for my fatness! But stress is certainly an explanation!
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Hi! I have been wanting to reply to you since this was posted, but I have yet to find the time. Even now I'm typing with one hand so I can't reply with the detail I want. I just wanted to say you are not alone! And I will try to find the time to reply with 2 free hands hopefully soon.
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Yes, I do! Evenings are the hardest for me. I've been doing some good reading, thinking and strategizing on the matter. I'm looking for ways that I can lower my stress in the evenings. I can't control DD's behavior, but I'm trying to control mine. For instance, making simpler dinners makes my evenings easier.
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