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Invisible Illness

The Invisible Struggles Of Autistic Adults

The challenges of being diagnosed with autism as an adult

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Being diagnosed with autism at 27 comes with a variety of challenges. Perhaps the biggest misconception is that if you’re diagnosed in adulthood that means you haven’t really struggled with autism. After all, if you were struggling wouldn’t you have been diagnosed earlier?




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Ines May

Ines May

Veterinarian, diagnosed with autism at 27, writing to figure life. E-mail me at Become a member:

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